Groot Eiland Chenin Blanc 2011

Strong guava flavours on the nose. Rich fruit and acid gives a full mouthfeel. Pleasant lingering aftertaste on the palate

Complements most fish dishes, chicken, pasta, smoked meats & salads.

variety : Chenin Blanc [ 100% Chenin Blanc ]
winery : Daschbosch Wines
winemaker : Nicolaas Rust
wine of origin : Breedekloof
analysis : alc : 13.0 % vol  rs : 5.2 g/l  pH : 3.1  ta : 6.6 g/l  
type : White  
pack : Bottle  closure : Screwcap  

ageing : Immediate enjoyment

in the vineyard : Appellation: Breedekloof, South Africa
Age of Vines: 10 Years
Root Stock: R99
Trellis System: Four wire extended Perold
Soil Type: Shallow wet duplex (clay subsoil)
Irrigation: Micro irrigation

about the harvest: Type: Hand picked (Early morning)
Yield: 12 tons
Date: end January
Sugar: 23.5° B

in the cellar : Crushing: Destemmed and crushed
Tanks: Stainless Steel
Fermentation: Cold Fermentation @ 10° - 12º C
Filtration: Bulk Filtration to cellar bright
Sterile Filtration and bottling

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