White wine is some of the most exciting wine currently coming out of South Africa. There are two main styles of South African white: Bordeaux-style blends (Sauvignon Blanc and Semillon) and Chenin Blanc-led Mediterranean-style blends that are complex and rich.Moreover, South African whites continue to offer exceptional value for money despite their growing popularity. South African sauvignon blanc is among some of the best in the world.
Sauvignon Blanc has proven to be the most popular white wine coming out of South Africa according to recent figures. Sales are surging in the UK, with a steadily growing appetite for its consumer friendly New Zealand styles of Sauvignon Blanc. More and more major multiples are introducing a number of exclusive Sauvignon Blanc wine labels.