Ken Forrester

Old Vine Reserve Chenin

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R 120

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2017


Cultivar:

Chenin Blanc

Country:

South Africa

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Specifications:

13.50% alc vol
Type: White Wine Cellaring Potential: 3 to 5 years
Origin: Stellenbosch Appellation: Stellenbosch

Tasting Notes:

Golden hued and full bodied, with melon and spicy baked apple aromas. Layered, with mineral notes enhanced by honeycomb and caramel flavours from lees contact. This wine is a great example of the harmonious balance which can be achieved between fruit and delicate oak/vanilla flavours, as they combine to form complex, soft flavours with sufficient body to enhance even spicy and full flavoured meals.

Caramel
Caramel

Green Apple
Green Apple

Mirabelle
Mirabelle

Winter Melon
Winter Melon

Situated on the slopes of the Helderberg Mountain, in the heart of South Africa's most famous wine region Stellenbosch, our vineyards are commonly referred to as the Home of Chenin Blanc and other premium award-winning wines. Over the years our range of top quality wines has received massive national and international acclaim with literally hundreds of awards and accolades over the last 21 years and are broadly available in reputable restaurants and exported around the globe. Ken Forrester’s philosophy has always been to create a range of handcrafted, individually made wines that suitably complement a wide variety of food styles and provide excellent value.

Hand harvested, with careful selection.

Barrel and tank fermented and left on the lees (9 months French oak, 20% new) matured on secondary lees for a rounded complexity.

Food pairing

Can be served with many varied spicy dishes, full flavoured fish or chicken dishes. Ideal with crayfish, prawns.

Spicy Food Seafood Poultry Game Fish
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