Rhebokskloof Cellar Selection Hillside White 2014

Rhebokskloof Cellar Selection Hillside White 2014

A complex nose of peaches, melon and citrus with a touch of lanolin. The flavoursome palate that lingers in the mouth after swallowing, is the perfect match for spicy Asian or Thai cuisine.


variety : Chenin Blanc [ 40% Chenin Blanc, 32% Chardonnay, 28% Viognier ]
winemaker : Rolanie Lotz
wine of origin : Paarl
analysis : alc : 14.16 % vol  rs : 8.0 g/l  pH : 3.39  ta : 6.3 g/l  
type : White  
pack : Bottle  size : 750ml  closure : Cork  

in the vineyard : Origin: Rhebokskloof Estate and selected other coastal region vineyards
Soil Type: Granitic and shale soils

about the harvest: Harvest Time: February - March 2014
Yield: 6 - 8 tibs oer hectare
Balling: 23° - 24° at harvest

in the cellar : Fermentation: 100% fermented in stainless steel tanks Wine was kept on lees with occasional stirring for 6 months to enhance flavour development
Oaking: No oak
A ging: All components matured in tank for 1 year before blending and bottling