International Sauvignon Blanc Day On May 3

Many grapes have their own specific day. So, we were not surprised when we heard that this is also the case with Sauvignon Blanc. The International Sauvignon Blanc Day takes place on the first Friday of May, which this year is May 3. Celebrations starts in New Zealand, of course, and then continues in London, New York, Canada…

The initiative for this Sauvignon Blanc day comes from New Zealand. Despite being a newcomer in the wine world, the country today is a world celebrity thanks to this particular grape. The country produces 17% of all Sauvignon Blanc wines in the world. A fantastic achievement after only a few decades.

Read more: nzwine

Travel: Do you want to experience Sauvignon Blanc in New Zealand? Join our wine tour in New Zealand in March 2020!

Travel more: But sauvignon blanc is prominent also in other places, as you can discover on the wine tour to Bordeaux.

Just harvested Sauvignon Blanc

Just harvested Sauvignon Blanc, copyright BKWine Photography

Ripe sauvignon blanc grapes in the vineyard

Ripe sauvignon blanc grapes in the vineyard, copyright BKWine Photography

Sauvignon Blanc

Sauvignon Blanc, copyright BKWine Photography

Sauvignon Blanc

Sauvignon Blanc, copyright BKWine Photography

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