You wouldn’t know it from checking your local weather forecast, or at least my local weather forecast in New York City, but summer is almost upon us.

With the return of summer, it is time to turn our attention to the wines of summer, be they white, red, or rosé.

Today I’ve got a whole slew of Sauvignon Blanc wines to report on. There are some great values among them, particularly from South Africa.

Sauvignon Blanc is one of the world’s most widely and most successfully planted varieties, and we’ve taken a look at these wines from all around the globe in the past.

To learn more about Sauvignon Blanc, check out these previous informative articles or scroll down to find the best of the new releases!

White Bordeaux

California Sauvignon Blanc

Photo courtesy of Sebastian Barillot via Flickr/cc

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Top List: French Sauvignon Blanc