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BusinessDay: Sav blanc can cause a headache but save your skin

Peter Griffin posted in on January 17th, 2011.

Catherine Harris writes in BusinessDay about encouraging early results suggesting that sauvignon blanc extracts can help avoid sunburn. The research, being undertaken by AgResearch for kiwi company NZ Extracts, looked at the grape seeds from sauvignon blanc grapes grown in Marlborough – a major regional waste product. An excerpt: (read in full here) Early results […]

Malborough Express/NZPA: Wine project to get $12m boost

Peter Griffin posted in on July 22nd, 2010.

Michael Berry (and NZPA) writes in the Malborough Express about the $12million FoRST grant which will fund research into sauvignon blanc over the next 6 years. The research is looking into how to broaden the range of flavours in the wine, and lead to the ability to tailor wine tastes for different markets/countries. An excerpt: […]

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