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Sauvignon Blanc: an aromatic journey through Italy's wine-growing regions
Italy, famous for its culinary diversity and wine tradition, has an exquisite selection of grape varieties to offer. Sauvignon Blanc is one of the outstanding varieties that are successfully cultivated in various regions of the country. This grape variety is known for its unique characteristics and aromatic profiles, making it a favorite of wine lovers around the world.

Italy offers an impressive variety of growing areas for Sauvignon Blanc, with three regions standing out in particular:

Friuli Venezia Giulia
This north-eastern region of Italy is known for its fresh and mineral Sauvignon Blanc. The vineyards benefit from the cool Alpine winds and the influence of the Adriatic Sea, resulting in lively wines with aromas of green peppers, gooseberries and fresh herbs.

Trentino-Alto Adige
In the northern part of Italy, in the Trentino-Alto Adige region, Sauvignon Blanc vines thrive at higher altitudes in the Alps. Here, the grapes develop complex aromas of citrus fruits, white flowers and exotic fruits, accompanied by an impressive acidity structure.

Sauvignon Blanc is also grown in Tuscany, a region known for its famous red wines. The wines from Tuscany are characterized by a balance of fruitiness and minerality and surprise with notes of peach, grapefruit and fresh grass.

The characteristics of Sauvignon Blanc
Sauvignon Blanc is famous for its aromatic intensity and diversity. The wines present themselves with fresh aromas of green apple, gooseberry, freshly mown grass and mineral notes. They are known for their lively acidity, which gives them a refreshing structure. Sauvignon Blanc wines are often dry, light and refreshing, making them ideal with light dishes, seafood and salads.

Italian Sauvignon Blanc wines are a refreshing change of pace and reflect the terroir of each region in a unique way. Whether you prefer the sparkling elegance of Friuli-Venezia Giulia, the alpine freshness of Trentino-Alto Adige or Tuscan sophistication, Sauvignon Blanc from Italy is worth an aromatic journey. Taste these wines and immerse yourself in the world of Italian wine diversity. - Gerardo [TS11/23]

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´Mantele´ · Sauvignon DOC 2021, Nals-Margreid, Südtirol

Mantele · Sauvignon DOC 2021, Nals-Margreid

Nals-Margreid, South Tyrol
€ 24,50
32,67 €/L
´Greel´ · Sauvignon Riserva DOC 2019, Kellerei Bozen, Südtirol

Greel · Sauvignon Riserva DOC 2019, Kellerei Bozen

Kellerei Bozen, South Tyrol
€ 26,95
35,93 €/L
Sauvignon Friuli DOC 2022, Cantina Rauscedo, Friaul

Sauvignon Friuli DOC 2022, Cantina Rauscedo

Cantina Rauscedo, Friuli
€ 7,95
10,60 €/L
´Mervin´ · Sauvignon DOC 2018, Kellerei Meran, Südtirol

Mervin · Sauvignon DOC 2018, Kellerei Meran

Kellerei Meran, South Tyrol
€ 22,95
30,60 €/L
´Amos´ · Südtirol Weiß DOC 2020, Kellerei Kurtatsch, Südtirol

Amos · Südtirol Weiß DOC 2020, Kellerei Kurtatsch

Kellerei Kurtatsch, South Tyrol
€ 22,95
30,60 €/L
´Sanct Valentin´ · Sauvignon DOC 2022, St. Michael-Eppan, Südtirol

Sanct Valentin · Sauvignon DOC 2022, St. Michael-Eppan

St. Michael-Eppan, South Tyrol
€ 27,95
37,27 €/L