Sauvignon Blanc

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The Wine Guide – your 101 to wine in pubs

By Nicholas Robinson

It shouldn’t really come as a great surprise that wine doesn’t have it all its own way in the setting of a pub, but growth is singularly lacking and the perceived wisdom is that it should be doing better. In our Wine Guide we take a good look at the on-trade’s...

Brancott Estate: new app completes makeover

Brancott completes makeover with app

By Noli Dinkovski

New Zealand wine Brancott Estate is to be given a make-over that includes a QR (quick response) link to a new smartphone app on its bottles.

Bodega Septima: new Sauvignon Blanc

Codorníu offers new variety

By Sonya Hook

Grupo Codorníu's Argentinian winery is launching a Sauvignon Blanc into the UK market. The 2009 Sauvignon Blanc is a first for Bodega Septima and...

In Brief

In Brief

Festival refreshment Strongbow will continue its music festival involvement this year with a rebranded bar. Featuring at the Isle of Wight and V...

Chile climate

Chile climate

Fiona Sims explains why cool-climate Chileans are hot property Everyone seems to be talking about Chile Too right. Chile's wine scene has developed...

Stylish Kiwi wines

Stylish Kiwi wines

New Zealand is one of the world's smaller wine producers, but is a star for quality, particularly Sauvignon Blanc and increasingly Pinot Noir. The...

Spice up offerings

Spice up offerings

More e-mails have hit my desk recently, and the majority of them relate to roughly the same issue. The general theme is more or less like this: you...

Stylish Sauvignon

Stylish Sauvignon

Of all the classic grape varieties, Sauvignon Blanc is arguably the one which polarises wine drinkers more than any other. There are those, and I am...