Gatch Wine 2018 White Blend – South Australia

Gatch Wine 2018 White Blend - South Australia

What’s a blend when it comes to wine? You may hear people throw that term around a bit, but what exactly does it mean?

A blend, typically refers to the fact that the wine is made from a mix of different grape varieties. Just like this sample bottle of Gatch Wine 2018 White I received recently which is a blend of Riesling, Sauvignon Blanc and Pinot Gris grapes.

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Whicher Ridge Elevage 2017 Sauvignon Blanc

Whicher Ridge Elevage 2017 Sauvignon Blanc

To be honest, my Mum is pretty picky when it comes to wine. And that’s fair enough, she knows what she likes and doesn’t waste time on wines that don’t make her palate jump with joy.

This sample bottle (thank you Cathy) of Whicher Ridge Wines 2017 Elevage Sauvignon Blanc did just that. In fact the bottles contents disappeared and barely anyone else got a taste.

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Villa Maria 2018 Organic Sauvignon Blanc – NZ

Villa Maria 2018 Organic Sauvignon Blanc - NZ

Villa Maria Estate in New Zealand has been employing organic wine principles since 1999. It was in 2007 when they achieved the internationally recognised BioGro Organic Certification for a 21 hectare block in Hawkes Bay. And in 2009 Villa Maria became the first major winery in New Zealand to gain BioGro certification!

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