Boschendal Chardonnay Pinot Noir 2016

Exceptional wine-making yields an incredibly sophisticated crisp, pale blush wine with outstanding finesse and elegance.

Hints of strawberr y preser ve impart an intriguing aroma, characteristic hints of ripe red berries are also evident.

A truly versatile Sommelier’s wine, bliss to match with any cuisine. B est enjoyed in the fine company of exceptional friends.

variety : Chardonnay [ 61% Chardonnay, 39% Pinot Noir ]
winemaker : Lizelle Gerbe
wine of origin : Coastal Region
analysis : alc : 13.0 % vol  rs : 3.9 g/l  pH : 3.34  ta : 6.36 g/l  
type : Rose  style : Dry  taste : Fruity  
pack : Bottle  size : 750ml  closure : Cork  

Exceptionl Elegance | Exceptional Enjoyment

in the vineyard : 

Long cool nights during the ripening period of the Chardonnay and the Pinot Noir Grapes ensure finesse and elegance while still on the vines.

about the harvest: 

Once ripe, they are picked in the early morning chill to retain a crisp fruit expression in the wine.

in the cellar : 

After pressing and settling, 80% for the Chardonnay is fermented in stainless steel tanks. The remainder is wood-fermented and left on the lees for eight weeks.

The Pinot Noir is fermented at cooler temperatures to preser ve the delicate red berr y aromas. Gentle oak maturation imparts a final elegant touch of spice to this original blend.

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