Backsberg Tread Lightly Chenin Blanc 2012

Backsberg Tread Lightly Chenin Blanc 2012

Pear, green apple and cashew provide an array of aromatic characters. Ripe fruit is tempered by finely balanced acidity to give a mouth filling, yet refreshing palate, which has a lingering finish.

The versatility of the Chenin Blanc makes it ideal for almost any occasion.

variety : Chenin Blanc [ 100% Chenin Blanc ]
winemaker : Alicia Rechner
wine of origin : Paarl
analysis : alc : 12.81 % vol  rs : 2.2 g/l  pH : 3.49  ta : 5.1 g/l  
type : White  style : Dry  body : Soft  taste : Fruity  
pack : Bottle  size : 0  closure : Screwcap  

ageing : Best enjoyed within 2 years.br /

in the vineyard :  CLIMATE: Mediterranean
SOIL TYPE: Sandy clay, med yield, 225m North East elevation, also bought in
VITICULTURE: Eight year old trellised vineyards Vineyard Yield: 9 tons/hectare Hand picked at optimal ripeness at 24ºB

in the cellar : 

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