Helderkruin Phyllis Hands Grand Brut Cap Classique 1998

Light, fruity style Cap Classique with typical Cap Classique flavours.
SUGGESTED FOOD: Enjoy as an aperitif. Fruit salad and white meat dishes.


variety : Chardonnay | Chardonnay
winery : Helderkruin
winemaker : 
wine of origin : Stellenbosch
analysis : alc : 11.0 % vol  rs : 2.0 g/l  pH : 3.02  ta : 6.0 g/l  
type : Cap_Classique  
pack : 0  size : 0  closure : 0  

in the cellar : SOIL: Deep red/yellow clovelly soils

VINEYARDS: 13 years old. Planted on Western slopes of farm. Trained on 4 wire trellis system for maximum sunlight and seabreeze. 2,61 hectare.

WINEMAKING: Whole bunch pressed. 14 months on lees.