Spier - 21 Gables Chenin Blanc 2014

Medium Bodied
Spier - 21 Gables Chenin Blanc 2014 Free UK Delivery

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6x 75cl Bottles £99.99
Available 20th Nov 2016

Country of Origin

South Africa

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  • ABV13.5%
  • Acidity g/l6.20
  • Grape TypeChenin Blanc
  • Ph Level3.28
  • Residual Sugar g/l4.2
  • Vintage2014

Pale gold with lemon rind rim.

Soft dried apricots with an oak and vanilla undertow.

White fleshed peaches, almond paste, and windfall oranges.

Grapes were hand-harvested in 10kg lug boxes and pre-cooled before hand sorting, destemming and crushing.

Skin contact was limited to 4 hours and the free run juice drained off to settle overnight before inoculation.

The fermentation took place in 400 liter barrels.

The wine matured for 14 months in 400 liter French barrels, of which 75% new and 25% second fill.

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