Kaapzicht Chenin Blanc 2001

Technical Analysis

Winemaker - Danie Steytler
Main Variety - Chenin Blanc
Alcohol - 13.0 %vol
pH - 3.63
RS - 3.7 g/l
Total Acid - 5.3 g/l
Appellation - Stellenbosch

Characteristics

Type - White


Tasting Notes

A clean, fresh wine with a clear, lime-green colour. A shy nose of greengage and capsicum aromas leads into a good, but light-weight pear-toned palate. A freshly-fruited wine with a zesty, dry finish.

Ageing Potential

1 - 4 years

Blend Information

100% Chenin Blanc

Food Suggestions

Ideal for patio sipping. Enjoy with grilled fish or chicken, cheese soufflé, seafood, pasta or Gammon.

In The Vineyard

Soil: Weathered granite top-soil with crumbly clay sub-soil.
Yield: 10 ton per HA

About The Harvest

Grapes were harvested at 22º Balling, destalked and lightly pressed, after 4hrs skin contact in press.

In The Cellar

Fermented dry with Vin 13 yeast at 15ºC. 3 months lease contact was given.


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