Morgenhof - Chenin Blanc 2013Wood Matured white
Country of OriginSouth Africa
- Acidity g/l4.6
- BodyFull Bodied
- Drinking From2013
- Drinking Until2015
- Food MatchMild Asian Dishes
- Grape TypeChenin Blanc
- Malolactic FermentationNo
- Ph Level3.45
- Residual Sugar g/l3.1
- Serving temperature Degrees C10
- Style of White WineFull & Oaky
- Suggested Optimum Year2012-13
- Sweetness of wineDry
- Type of closureScrew Cap
- WinemakerAndries de Klerk
A wonderful expression of pear, apricot and citrus fruit flavours that are refreshing and well-integrated with the french oak which ends on a creamy, fruity palate with a lingering crispness.
Terroir: The Chenin Blanc vineyard is planted on W-NW facing slopes at 280-300m and N.NW slope at 180 - 205m above sea level. The soil varies from medium to heavy textured, with a moderate stucture and shale mother material.
The clay content varies from 10 - 15%.