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Top 10 Sauvignon Blancs

This year's shortlist in the FNB Top Ten Sauvignon Blanc competition.

by: Cathy Marston | 03 Sep 2012

Coming up soon is the FNB Top Ten Sauvignon Blanc awards (results announced 13th September).

This offers an interesting array of wines, mostly from the tropical fruit spectrum as opposed to the leaner, greener, more pyrozine-y style.

Here is the list of the 20 contenders:

I shall be rooting in particular for Groote Post, Nederburg and Clos Malverne.

Clos Malverne 2011

Clos Malverne 2012

D'Aria The Songbird 2011

De Morgenzon DMZ 2012

Diemersdal MM Louw 2011

Driehoek 2012

Du Toitskloof 2012

Durbanville Hills Biesjes Craal 2012

Ernst Gouws & Co 2012

Groote Post 2012

Lomond Pincushion 2011

Lomond Sugarbush 2010

Nederburg The Young Airhawk 2011

Neethlingshof Single Vineyard 2012

Paul Cluver 2011

Saronsberg Provenance 2012

Sunbird 2012

Spice Route

Stark-Condé Pepin Condé 2011

Virgin Earth Pepper Tree 2012


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