Winemaster's Reserve Chenin Blanc
2016
2016

Nederburg’s premium wines are accommodated in The Winemasters ensemble, named to honour the cellar's long-established tradition of winemaking excellence.  These classically styled, food-friendly wines with refreshing fruit flavours, elegance and finesse demonstrate an unwavering commitment to world-class vineyard and cellar skills. 

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Wine Notes
Color
Light, golden green.
Aroma
Ripe apricots and peaches, orange peel, white stone fruit, fragrant flowers and coconut.
Taste
A bold, exciting and supremely versatile wine with ripe fruit flavors and a creamy finish.
Product Information
Vintage: 
2016
Type:
White
Grape Variety Used: 
100% 
Chenin Blanc
Appellation: 
Western Cape
Alcohol: 
13.50%
Length/Type of Fermentation: 
The grapes were harvested by hand at 22° to 24° Balling from mid-February to mid-March. The grapes, individually vinified according to each vineyard block, were crushed and gently pressed. Fermentation took place in stainless steel tanks over two weeks at 55° to 59ºF. 
Length/Type of Aging: 
After fermentation the wine was kept on the fine lees for between three and six months before racking. A 10% portion of the wine was oaked.
Bottled Date: 
Wednesday, June 1, 2016
Release Date:
Monday, August 1, 2016
Cases Produced: 
5,000
Packaging Available:
  • 12
     - 
    750 ML
Imported From: 
Republic of South Africa