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Tasting Games: Sauvignon Blanc

Continuing on our path of the exploration of the flavors of some of our favorite grapes, we’re headed south today to Styria (aka Steiermark) where Sauvignon Blanc’s production, making up 12.10% of the total vineyard area, is tied for second-most with Weissburgunder and behind Welschriesling, but to a large degree Sauvignon Blanc is Styria’s specialty. […]

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Wine Region Spotlight: Styria

Styria, otherwise known as Steiermark, is the southern-most wine producing region in Austria. Unlike many other Southern grape-producing areas, the focus here is on whites rather than reds. The climate is largely Mediterranean and the region is known for brilliantly-fresh and elegant wines. A specialized focus on Sauvignon Blanc is complimented with other white varieties […]

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