Delheim Chardonnay Sur Lie 2000

Delheim Chardonnay Sur Lie 2000

Richly concentrated wine with fresh lime fruit notes. Elegant, well balanced with subtle developed oak nuances. Bottle maturation has enhanced this wine to a biscuit-rich, full-bodied Chardonnay. Enjoy with dishes such as roast duck, seafood and poultry.


variety : Chardonnay [ Chardonnay ]
winemaker : Conrad Vlok
wine of origin : Coastal
analysis : alc : 13.49 % vol  rs : 1.7 g/l  pH : 3.40  ta : 5.5 g/l  
type : White  
pack : Bottle  

AWARDS

Gold - Michelangelo

in the cellar : Destalking and crushing followed by mash cooling. Gentle pressing only. Overnight settling with enzymes. Inoculated with selected yeast strains. Cold fermented in steel tanks to 16°B and then transferred to 225 new French Oak barrels to complete fermentation and malolactic fermentation. After 8 months, the wine was racked with lees to second fill Chardonnay barrels to mature for a further 2 months.

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