Origin of Sauvignon
Examples from the Web for sauvignon
Perhaps thanks to the surf and turf and the stellar Bordeaux and Sauvignon Blanc, there were no lost tempers.Up To A Point: My Problem With People Who Agree With Me|P. J. O’Rourke|July 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This was an Italian Sauvignon Blanc, with lots of minerality and a little new oak.
The combo of Sauvignon Blanc and oak apparently is pretty rare, so a real balancing act, this pairing.
Ryan explained: the citrus of Sauvignon Blanc plays off lemon and lime well, but the oak roped in the earthiness of the spinach.