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SBIG to run 2011 Top 10 Sauvignon Blanc competition 2011

August 26, 2011
by Christian
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A previous winner.

The fifth annual Top 10 Sauvignon Blanc competition will be held under the auspices of the producer organisation known as the Sauvignon Blanc Interest Group now that originator Wine magazine is no longer.  Sponsorship is provided by First National Bank.

Judging takes place on 27, 28 and 29 September with me chairing the panel and joined by SBIG secretary Pieter De Waal and experienced wine writer Angela Lloyd.

For more information, call De Waal on 083 357 3864 or send an email to

Update: Judging panel extended to five – Louis Nel of Louis Wines and James Pietersen,beverage manager for Belthazar and Balducci’s restaurants at the V&A Waterfront, Cape Town will also be officiating.

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  1. karenSeptember 15, 2011 at 11:41 amReply

    Is there going to be a SBIG bottle sticker?

  2. Colyn TruterSeptember 15, 2011 at 10:43 amReply

    look forward to the results and good on the organisers for going ahead with this!! Hopefully our wines will show as well as it did in your previous tasting :-)

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