SAUVIGNON BLANC

INTERNATIONAL VARIETIES

SAUVIGNON BLANC

In Macedonia, it can be found in Skopje, Kumanovo, Tikves and Ovcepole districts, and in smaller areas it can be notices in other vineyards, too. In Skopje vineyards ripens at the begin-ning of September and is abundant in vine.

The identity that Sauvignon possess¬es comes from its vegetative and herbal aroma that originates from the pyrazines, compounds characteristic for this variety. Depending on the clone, climate condi¬tions and the usage of ampelo-technical measures, the aroma can vary significantly. This variety grown under the Macedonian sun gives high quality dry white wine characterized by yellow-green colour, a fresh herbal scent and harmonious flavour, complemented with aromas of mango and grapefruit.