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Cheers! Apparently the best white wine in the world is grown and produced...in Norfolk

Forget South Africa, Australia or New Zealand. If you want to taste the perfect white wine you only have to look as far as Norfolk.

Winbirri Vineyards Bacchus 2015, grown and produced in Surlingham near Norwich, was judged by a panel of international experts to be the world's best white wine made from a single grape variety, scoring 95 out of 100 to win the Platinum Best in Show at the Decanter World Wine Awards 2017.

There were 17,200 entries in several categories for the competition, which is held in London and judged by 200 experts flown in from around the world.

Our reporter, Kate Prout, said it was crisp and citrusy like a Sauvignon Blanc. Credit: ITV News Anglia.

Winemaker, Lee Dyer, has been producing up to 50,000 bottles of wine a year for a decade

It's all down to the care we take of the grapes itself.

You can make a great wine from a great grape but if your grapes are no good you're never going to make a great wine for them.

So we keep all our yields specifically low so we're getting a much higher quality grape come through.

– Lee Dyer, Winbirri Wines