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Benguela Vinography Chardonnay 2017

Benguela Vinography Chardonnay 2017
Benguela Vinography Chardonnay 2017
This chardonnay delivers on the promise of balance, length, intensity and consentration, without being overt. The expressive palate is backed with integrity and the same flavours follows suit on the palate. Refined with a lingering saltiness to add finesse, connects the wine with its cool climate origin.
Technical Analysis
alc 13.36
rs 1.9
pH 3.31
ta 6.9
Wine Information
Accolades SA Platters Wine Guide: 4 1/2 stars
Brand Group Benguela Speciality
Winemaker Johann Fourie
Variety Chardonnay
BlendPercent 100% Chardonnay
FoodSuggest Serving temp: 10 - 12 ̊C
Pan-seared scallops lemon-roast-ed chicken smashed avo with haloumi
Ageing Cellaring potential: Enjoy now or let it mature for another 6 years.
Cellar Picked at optimal ripeness, the grapes were hand sorted and whole bunch pressed. After settling out some solids, the juice was transferred to barrel at the
desired turbidity levels. Indige- nous yeast strains was allowed for alcoholic fermentation to enhance aromatics and mouthfeel. Batonaged for the first two months, the wine was left to mature on its lees for the entire maturation period. To preserve freshness and vibrant fruit, it didn’t undergo secondary malolactic fermentation. Maturation: 11 Months Oak: French oak. Production: 400 bottlest
Harvest Picked at optimal ripeness, the grapes were hand sorted.
Vineyard Soil: weathered shale
Slope: west facing
Clone: CY 277
Ha: 1.77
type White
Kosher 0
Organic 0
Vegetarian 0
Wooded 0
Closure Cork
Pack Size 750ml
Pack Type Bottle
  • Range: Benguela Speciality
R550.00 per item
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