Monthly Archives June 2014

Iona Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc. 2013. Elgin, South Africa

A few weeks ago I took a journalist to meet a chap who smokes salmon. Mike who smokes the salmon is a one man band outfit based in the remote Ettrick Valley. I thought I should take a bottle of wine to go alongside the salmon and since the salmon is the best I’ve ever tasted I thought the wine had better match, so I chose a Sauvignon Blanc made by a chap called Andrew Gunn in an equally remote location up in the mountains above the Elgin Valley in South Africa. For me, South Africa makes Sauvignon Blanc in
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