Blanc is the French word for white. That’s it. The grapes in the varietals Vidal Blanc, Fumé Blanc and Sauvignon Blanc are white grapes. The words ‘Blanc de Blanc’ on a bottle of Champagne is an indicator that it was made from white grapes only.
Riveting weekend ahead at the Great Grapes! two day wine festival featuring lots of food, music, arts & crafts and 20 of Marland’s finest wineries. If you’re around the Baltimore area this weekend you should go. Seriously. You can visit Inner Harbor anytime.