Backsberg Chenin Blanc 2015

Backsberg Chenin Blanc 2015

The wide array of aromatic characters include pear, green apple and cashew.Ripe fruit is tempered by finely balanced acidity to give a mouth-filling, yet refreshing, palate.

Chenin Blanc is exceptionally versatile.It pairs well with salads, vegetables, fish and chicken. Hints of sweetness and as lightly fuller body allow it to compliment both spicy and creamy dishes.

variety : Chenin Blanc [ 100% Chenin Blanc ]
winemaker : Alicia Rechner
wine of origin : Western Cape
analysis : alc : 13.16 % vol  rs : 5.5 g/l  pH : 3.29  ta : 5.8 g/l  
type : White  style : Off Dry  taste : Fruity  
pack : Bottle  size : 750ml  closure : Cork  

ageing : Best enjoyed within 4 years.

in the vineyard : Climate: Mediterranean
Origin: Western Cape
Sandy clay, med yield, 225m North East elevation, also bought in. 10 year old trellised vineyards.

about the harvest: Hand picked at optimal ripeness at 24º B
Yield: 9t/ha

in the cellar : Cool-picked, crushed, chilled and settled overnight. A long, cool fermentation at 13°C in stainless steel to yield a simple, clean, natural wine.

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