Sauvignon Blanc from Chile’s Cold Coast – Wine & Spirits Magazine

Sauvignon Blanc from Chile’s Cold Coast


illustration by Tom Labaff

Sauvignon blanc vines at Kingston Family Vineyards in southwestern Casablanca, where fog rolls in from the Pacific.

New World sauvignon blanc was my hang-up. Whether the wine was from Sonoma or Marlborough, I associated the variety with the scents of green bean and grass, and developed a strong aversion to the category in general…until I recently faced down a tasting of Chilean sauvignon blanc. I’m an avid…

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This story appears in the print issue of Fall 2018.
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