Flippenice Chenin Blanc / Sauvignon Blanc NV

Flippenice Chenin Blanc / Sauvignon Blanc NV

Colour: Pale straw with hints of green
Nose: Prominent lemon and lime with undertones of tropical fruit flavours like gooseberry.
Palate: Crispy white wine with good firm acidity balances the well judged fruit with a lingering tropical aftertaste.

variety : Blend - White [ 50% Chenin Blanc, 50% Sauvignon Blanc ]
winery : Tulbagh Winery
winemaker : Naude Bruwer
wine of origin : Coastal Region
analysis : alc : 12.41 % vol  rs : 8.6 g/l  pH : 3.34  ta : 5.5 g/l  
type : White  style : Off Dry  body : Light  taste : Fruity  
pack : Bottle  size : 750ml  closure : Screwcap  

about the harvest: The grapes were harvested at optimum ripeness to ensure the best cultivar and fruit flavours. The Chenin Blanc was harvested end of January and the Sauvignon Blanc was harvested beginning February.

in the cellar : Free- run juice was settled overnight and the clear juice was fermented with selected yeast strains. After fermentation, the wines were tasted and the best wines were used for the blend. The wine was stabilized and filtered before bottling.

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