DeWaal Young Vines Chenin Blanc 2012

DeWaal Young Vines Chenin Blanc 2012

A refreshing, mouth-watering wine. Ideal for summer lunches.
Young Vines was created out of the need to have a good wine-by-the-glass in gourmet restaurants.


variety : Chenin Blanc [ 100% Chenin Blanc ]
winery : DeWaal Wines
winemaker : Chris de Waal
wine of origin : Stellenbosch
analysis : alc : 11.0 % vol  rs : 3.2 g/l  pH : 3.26  ta : 6.4 g/l  
type : White  style : Dry  body : Medium   wooded
pack : Bottle  closure : Screwcap  

ageing : 1- 2 years

in the vineyard : Location of Vineyard: Lower North facing slopes
Soil Type: Gravel / sand mix
Rootstock: R99
Soil type: Hutton
Age of vineyards planted: 5- 10 years
Method of trellising: 3-wire hedge

about the harvest: Harvest Date: 6 February 2012
Sugar level at Harvest:   20°B
Yield per Hectare:  9 tons per hectare

in the cellar : Fermentation & Maceration Period: 10 - 14 days
Cellar Maturation: Unwooded
Bottling Date: 20 July 2012
Market Release Date: September 2012

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