Sauvignon Blanc

The world’s biggest wine drinkers live on a tiny island in the middle of the South Pacific Ocean

Norfolk Island, an Australian islet more than 1,400km from the mainland and just 8km long, consumes more wine per capita than anywhere else in the world, with the 1,500-strong population spending nearly £500 per year.

Jim White: ‘2017 the toughest vintage of my life’

The incessant rains during harvest time in Marlborough has led winemaker Jim White of Cloudy Bay to say the 2017 vintage was the toughest vintage in his life so far.

François Lurton launches Sauvignon Blanc gin

Bordeaux-born winemaker François Lurton has launched a gin for wine lovers with a Sauvignon Blanc base.

This US winery is making a Sauvignon Blanc wine laced with cannabis

A US winery is working on a complex wine which swaps out alcohol for the psychoactive substance in cannabis.

The Loire in pictures

October 24th, 2016

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