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Chardonnay 2016 - Barrel Fermented

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Fermented and matured in French oak barrels .This medium bodied Chardonnay presents bold fruit aromas and nuttiness on the mid-palate that leads through to a clean lingering finish.

Price per bottle : R 150,00
Special Wine Club Price : R 150,00
Description
VINTAGE:
2016
APPELLATION: McGregor (in the Robertson Valley of South Africa.)
VINEYARD DETAIL: Chardonnay
HARVEST INFORMATION:
Date:

First week of Febuary

 

Type:

Hand

 

VINIFICATION:
CHEMICAL ANALYSIS:
Alc.: 14 %VOL Age of Vines: 15 Years
R.S.: 2.5 g/l Temp at Fermentation 17º C
T.A.: 6.8 g/l ºB at Harvest 24.5ºB
pH: 3.32 SKIN CONTACT Skins are lightly pressed for extra flavour.
WINEMAKER’S COMMENT: Fermentation in stainless steel tanks for 30% of the alcohol fermentation and then moved into French Oak barrels for the remaining 70% fermentation. Fermented & matured in first, second and third fill French Oak Barrels for 9 months. Malolactic fermentation completed in the barrel.
AWARDS: Platter's Guide 2018- 4 star rating. National Wine Challenge 2018- Double Silver