Chardonnay 2018

R179 per bottle
R1074 per case

Subtle citrus fruit, lemon grass and fynbos flavours are complimented by flinty aromas and complimented with the oak.  The wine has a full and well-balanced palate with a lingering fruity after taste.

Description

Blend

Chardonnay 88 %
Semillon 12 %

Cellar

The fermentation was started in stainless steel and transferred to barrels after first week of fermentation. The wine spent 2 months on its lease in the barrels with regular stirring of the lease during that period. After that the wine was racked and returned to the barrels for a further 9 months of maturation.

Wood

Wine spent 11 months in new 300 litre oak barrels.

60% New French Oak and 40% Second Fill Hungarian Oak.

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