Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc

Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc

What is Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc?

  • Marlborough is a region of New Zealand synonymous with Sauvignon Blanc
  • Extremely popular wine globally
  • Has only been around since the 1970s

Where is Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc grown?

  • Marlborough is a wine growing region in the North-Eastern tip of the South Island of New Zealand
  • Sauvignon Blanc grows well here due to its cool climate with shorter growing seasons
  • Sauvignon Blanc is original from the Loire Valley in France, especially Sancerre
  • Is also grown in Hawke’s Bay, Martinborough and Nelson in New Zealand
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What does Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc taste like?

  • Fantastic general summertime wine
  • Capsicum, tinned peas, asparagus, grapefruit, peach, cut grass
  • High acid, low alcohol, light bodied

What food pairs well with Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc?

  • Good for spicy dishes and barbecue
  • light fresh crisp summertime wine