Knorhoek Chenin Blanc 2008

Knorhoek Chenin Blanc 2008

Tropical, rich, fresh pineapple and ripe citrus flavours with a smooth aftertaste and a very good maturing potential.

An unwooded serious food wine - versatile, enjoyed even with turkey, duck and Thai food.

variety : Chenin Blanc [ 100% Chenin Blanc ]
winery : Knorhoek Wines
winemaker : Arno Albertyn
wine of origin : Simonsberg-Stellenbosch
analysis : alc : 14.5 % vol  rs : 5.7 g/l  pH : 3.51  ta : 5.5 g/l  
type : White  style : Dry  taste : Fruity  
pack : Bottle  closure : Cork  

AWARDS

Veritas 2006 - Bronze

ageing : Drink now or in the next 2-4 years.

about the harvest: The grapes are picked from old vines at full ripeness for a specific full style Chenin Blanc.

in the cellar : The juice is handled cold reductively to enhance the natural flavours. Skin contact is given for up to 12 hours for maximum extraction. Cold fermentation in stainless steel tanks.

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