New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc is the white wine grape variety that put Marlborough on the international wine map. The Marlborough wine region, at the northern tip of the South Island, has the reputation as one of the great Sauvignon Blanc regions of the world. Originating from western France, Sauvignon Blanc is now New Zealand’s most planted variety and is successfully grown throughout all its wine regions.

The Sauvignon Blanc’s produced in the North Island tend to be softer and less herbaceous than those grown in the South Island. Most of Marlborough’s Sauvignon Blanc’s display the pungent, grassy green flavours that the international wine community associate with the New Zealand style.

New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc’s are normally produced un-oaked and comes with a variety of flavours and aromas from blackcurrant leaf, capsicum and asparagus to green apples, gooseberries, nectarine and passion fruit.

Sauvignon is a relatively robust, vigorous vine adapting readily to all kinds of growing environments. Its early ripening period allows it to grow in relatively cool climates while its naturally high acidity allows it to retain a level of freshness even in warmer regions. However, a cooler terroir with persistent bright sunshine and a dry harvest period achieves the true, forward zing that best characterizes Sauvignon Blanc wine.

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ant, moore, , sauvignon, blanc, wine, 2016

Ant Moore Sauvignon Blanc 2016

$19.99 $17.99 NZD
cottier, estate, sauvignon, blanc, wine, 2016

Cottier Estate Sauvignon Blanc 2016

$19.00 $17.10 NZD
domain, road, sauvignon, blanc, wine, 2013

Domain Road Sauvignon Blanc 2014

$23.50 $21.15 NZD
folium, reserve, sauvignon, blanc, wine, 2014

Folium Reserve Sauvignon Blanc 2014

$35.00 $31.50 NZD
folium, sauvignon, blanc, wine, 2014

Folium Sauvignon Blanc 2014

$27.00 $24.30 NZD
forrest, estate, sauvignon, blanc, wine, 2014

Forrest Estate Sauvignon Blanc 2014

$22.00 $19.80 NZD
forrest, estate, sauvignon, blanc, wine, 2015

Forrest Estate Sauvignon Blanc 2015

$24.99 $22.49 NZD
forrest, estate, the, doctors, sauvignon, blanc, wine, 2016

Forrest Estate The Doctors Sauvignon Blanc 2016

$22.00 $19.80 NZD
framingham, sauvignon, blanc, wine, 2015

Framingham Sauvignon Blanc 2015

$20.99 $18.99 NZD
johanneshof, cellars, sauvignon, blanc, wine, 2015

Johanneshof Cellars Sauvignon Blanc 2015

$24.99 $22.49 NZD
johner, estate, sauvignon, blanc, wairarapa, wine, 2016

Johner Estate Sauvignon Blanc Wairarapa 2016

$24.99 $22.49 NZD
locharburn, sauvignon, blanc, wine, 2014

Locharburn Sauvignon Blanc 2014

$23.00 $20.70 NZD
maimai, creek, sauvignon, blanc, wine, 2014

Maimai Creek Sauvignon Blanc 2014

$17.99 $16.19 NZD
matahiwi, estate, , sauvignon, blanc, wine, 2015

Matahiwi Estate Sauvignon Blanc 2015

$19.99 $17.99 NZD
matahiwi, holly, sauvignon, blanc, wine,2015

Matahiwi Holly Sauvignon Blanc 2015

$28.99 $26.09 NZD
mt, hector, sauvignon, blanc, wine

Mt Hector Sauvignon Blanc 2015

$14.99 $13.49 NZD
murdoch, james, estate, sauvignon, blanc, wine, 2015

Murdoch James Estate Sauvignon Blanc 2015

$22.99 $20.69 NZD
omaka, springs, estate, sauvignon, blanc, wine, 2015

Omaka Springs Estate Sauvignon Blanc 2015

$23.00 $20.70 NZD
rapaura, springs, marlborough, sauvignon, blanc, wine, 2015

Rapaura Springs Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc 2015

$19.99 $17.99 NZD
rapaura, springs, reserve, sauvignon, blanc, wine, 2016

Rapaura Springs Reserve Sauvignon Blanc 2016

$23.99 $20.99 NZD