Stellenbosch Vineyards

Stellenbosch Vineyards

Unwooded Chardonnay 2017

The Stellenbosch Vineyards Unwooded Chardonnay is a feast for the senses, displaying expertly balanced complexity and purity of fruit. Its unwooded character elegantly highlights a fruit-focused flavour, presenting charming notes of lemon, grapefruit, peach and apple. Tropical fruit flavours present themselves delicately throughout the palate, supported by a lovely creaminess of texture imparted by lees contact.

VITICULTURE AND VINIFICATION NOTES

Fruit sourced from the Helderberg region within Stellenbosch.  Handpicked and only the best fruit selected in the vineyards.

Whole bunch crushed followed by fermentation with natural yeast.  Kept on the fine lees for six months.

MATURATION POTENTIAL

The wine is ready to drink now but will mature further for five years.

SUITABILITY FOR VEGETARIANS OR VEGANS

Suitable for vegetarians but not for vegans.

FOOD SUGGESTION

This wine will pair well with cream-based pasta, grilled salmon, shellfish and sushi. Serve at a cool room temperature.

Alcohol:                         13.5% by volume

Residual sugar:            4.3 g/l

Total acidity:                 5.78 g/l

pH:                                 3.45

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R90.00

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