Ideology Chenin Blanc 2016
R 105.00

Ideology Chenin Blanc 2016

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WINEMAKER:
Jacques Erasmus

ORIGIN:
Darling

TERROIR / SOIL:
Deep Hutton and Tukulu soils
Proximity from ocean: 7km

VINEYARD AND CLIMATE CONDITIONS:
An 8-year-old dryland vineyard planted South-east yield the grapes for this beautiful wine. The vineyards are planted around 300m above sea level.

WINEMAKING:
The grapes were hand-picked early in the morning. Only the best most healthy bunches were picked. In the cellar, the grapes were de-stalked and lightly crushed. Only the free-run juice was use for fermentation. Fermentation took place in Stainless steel tanks at 12ºC. Wine was left for 4 months on the lees before bottling.

ANALYSIS:
Alc: 14.10
TA: 5.9
RS: 4.2
pH: 3.50

APPEARANCE:
Vibrant green in colour.

TASTING NOTE:
Strong aromas of white peach, melon, pear and gooseberry. Mouthwatering fruit on a full palate with a good balanced acidity.

SERVE WITH:
Orange-infused duck or crisp pork belly.

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TASTING NOTE

WINEMAKER:
Jacques Erasmus

ORIGIN:
Darling

TERROIR / SOIL:
Deep Hutton and Tukulu soils
Proximity from ocean: 7km

VINEYARD AND CLIMATE CONDITIONS:
An 8-year-old dryland vineyard planted South-east yield the grapes for this beautiful wine. The vineyards are planted around 300m above sea level.

WINEMAKING:
The grapes were hand-picked early in the morning. Only the best most healthy bunches were picked. In the cellar, the grapes were de-stalked and lightly crushed. Only the free-run juice was use for fermentation. Fermentation took place in Stainless steel tanks at 12ºC. Wine was left for 4 months on the lees before bottling.

ANALYSIS:
Alc: 14.10
TA: 5.9
RS: 4.2
pH: 3.50

APPEARANCE:
Vibrant green in colour.

TASTING NOTE:
Strong aromas of white peach, melon, pear and gooseberry. Mouthwatering fruit on a full palate with a good balanced acidity.

SERVE WITH:
Orange-infused duck or crisp pork belly.

DOWNLOAD TASTING NOTE