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Darling Cellars Reserve Arum Fields Chenin Blanc

Darling Cellars Reserve Arum Fields Chenin Blanc
Darling Cellars Reserve Arum Fields Chenin Blanc
Subtle tropical fruit dominated by ripe yellow peaches, quince, guava and white pear on the nose. Elegant and well balanced structure with loads of tropical fruit on the pallet and a fresh and crisp acidity followed by a lingering aftertaste. A wine that
Technical Analysis
alc 13.45
rs 2.80
pH 3.63
ta 5.8
Description
Accolades 2019 Veritas Awards: Silver
2019 Vitis Vinifera - Double Gold
2017 South African Woman’s Wine Awards: Gold Veritas 2016: Bronze
BlendPercent 100% Chenin Blanc
Cellar

Vinification: Crush and destalk, 14 days fermentation at 14- 15°C. Grapes and juice handled reductively to prevent oxidation.
Maturation: Left on lees for 3 months to add complexity

FoodSuggest A wine that will complement fresh seafood and light spicy chicken salads.
Harvest

Yield: 2-3 ton/ha 
Balling at Harvest: 21° - 22° B

Variety Chenin Blanc
Vineyard

Terroir: Vineyards strategically planted on South-West facing slopes to capture cool breezes from the Atlantic Ocean and cold Benguela current. Deep soils from decomposed granite, clay rich, with good drainage.

Vineyard type: Bush Vine, no irrigation

 

Winemaker Pieter-Niel Rossouw and Maggie Venter
Style
body Light
style Dry
taste Fruity
type White
Type
Kosher 0
Organic 0
Vegetarian 0
Wooded 0
Pack
Closure Screwcap
Pack Size 750ml
Pack Type Bottle
  • Range: Darling Cellars Reserve Range
R50.00
R50.00 per bottle
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