Nederburg Winemaster's Reserve Chenin Blanc

Nederburg Winemaster's Reserve Chenin Blanc 2016

Golden in color with aromas of white stone fruit, orange peel, fragrant flowers and coconut, this Chenin Blanc is bold and vibrant with a creamy finish. It pairs well with roasted chicken or shellfish.

Style:
Bold, Vibrant, Fresh
Flavor:
Apricot, Peach, Orange Peel, Coconut
Bottle Size(s)
750 ML
Appellation
Western Cape
Grapes
Chenin Blanc
Alcohol Percentage
13.50%
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. 
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.