Sauvignon Blanc's Fresh Appeal
New styles and fruit-forward flavors power the latest releases from California
Issue: August 31, 2006
California Sauvignon Blanc is shedding its underdog status. A recent upsurge in quality, along with changing styles across the state, has shown the varietal can be a flavorful alternative to Chardonnay, the acknowledged leader among California whites.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands August 31, 2006.