Rupert & Rothschild Baroness Nadine 2011

Rupert & Rothschild Baroness Nadine 2011

Fresh, flinty aromas with lemon blossom and pear, complemented by lingering mineral notes

Recommended with grilled fish or fresh oysters.

variety : Chardonnay [ 100% Chardonnay ]
winemaker : Yvonne Lester
wine of origin : Western Cape
analysis : alc : 13.0 % vol  rs : 3.0 g/l  pH : 3.22  ta : 7.2 g/l  
type : White  style : Dry  body : Medium  taste : Mineral   wooded
pack : Bottle  size : 0  closure : Cork  

ageing : The wine has an ageing potential of 7 or more years from vintage.

in the vineyard : Age of vines: 6 to 16 years
Irrigation: Drip irrigation

about the harvest: The grapes were hand-picked from end January to mid-March 2011 with an average yield of 7 ton per hectare.

in the cellar : After whole cluster pressing only the free-run juice was used. 20% was fermented and matured in concrete tanks. The remainder of the juice was fermented in stainless steel tanks and thereafter matured in French oak barrels for 11 months which one-third was new barrels.

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