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Sauvignon Blanc

Sauvignon Blanc Wine Details
Price: $15.95 per bottle

Description: This wine originates primarily from the limestone-rich soils of the Beamsville Bench. Throughout the year, this terrace of the Niagara Escarpment is moderated by on-shore breezes from nearby Lake Ontario. Vinified in stainless steel, our Sauvignon exhibits the crisp fruit and racy acidity typical of this noble cool-climate grape.

Varietal Definition
Sauvignon Blanc:
Sauvignon Blanc is widely grown in California — at over 15,000 acres, it’s now the third most planted variety — and often assumes the moniker ‘Fume Blanc’. This popular synonym, credited to Napa’s Robert Mondavi, derives from the grape’s historic home of Pouilly in France’s Upper Loire Valley, where Sauvignon Blanc is the dominant varietal and goes locally by the name of ‘Blanc Fumé’. When treated with respect and afforded suitable growing conditions, Sauvignon Blanc is one of the wine world’s darlings. Steely, racy acidity, green, gooseberry fruit, asparagus and a grassy, herbaceous character characterize dry wines made from this grape.


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