Drostdy Hof Adelpracht 2007 (Local)

Drostdy Hof Adelpracht 2007 (Local)

Colour: Brilliant light straw in colour with yellow and golden tinges
Bouquet: Tropical fruit with nuances of overripe berries
Taste: Full-bodied with intense fruit flavours and a good balance between sugar and acid with a lingering aftertaste

An ideal companion with spicy oriental foods, lightly-curried fish, chicken and lamb or simply enjoy it on its own.

variety : Chenin Blanc [ Chenin Blanc ]
winemaker : Kobus Gerber
wine of origin : Coastal
analysis : alc : 11.09 % vol  rs : 63.4 g/l  pH : 3.34  ta : 6.5 g/l  
type : White  
pack : Bottle  closure : Cork  

in the vineyard : (Viticulturist: Bennie Liebenberg)
The wine is made from Chenin Blanc grapes. These were sourced from vineyards in the Stellenbosch, Franschhoek, Wellington and Malmesbury areas, situated at altitudes ranging from 90-160m above sea level. Some of the vines are trellised and some grow as bush vines. The vineyards were planted from 1978 to 1989.

about the harvest: 
The winemaking (winemaker: Kobus Gerber)
The grapes were harvested by hand at 23-24.5° Balling from the end of March until mid April.

in the cellar : 

In the cellar the juice received skin contact for 4 hours and was fermented 14ºC for 10 days.

OTHER VINTAGES - not for sale

Chenin Blanc