Kaapzicht Chenin Blanc 2003

Technical Analysis

Winemaker - Danie Steytler
Main Variety - Chenin Blanc
Alcohol - 13.94 %vol
pH - 3.59
RS - 1.5 g/l
Total Acid - 7.0 g/l
Appellation - Stellenbosch

Characteristics

Type - White


Tasting Notes

A clean, fresh wine with a clear, lime-green colour. Green guavas with leafy herbs, and drying apples aromas leads into a good, but lightweight delicious succulent fruit palate. The wine is well balanced and intense. A freshly-fruited wine with a zesty, dry finish.

Ageing Potential

2 - 4 years

Blend Information

100% Chenin Blanc

Food Suggestions

Enjoy with grilled fish or chicken, seafood, pasta or Gammon.

In The Vineyard

Vines planted in weathered granite topsoil and crumbly clay sub-soil. Yield of 10 tons per hectare.

In The Cellar

Made reductively, the juice is given up to 24 hours skin contact and 2 ½ months on the lease before sulphuring up.


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