Ken Forrester Petit Chenin 2009
Technical Analysis
Winemaker
: Ken Forrester
Main Variety : Chenin Blanc
Alcohol : 13.5 %vol
pH : 3.10
RS : 4.4 g/l
Total Acid : 6.8 g/l
Appellation : Stellenbosch
Characteristics
Type : White
Style : Dry


Accolades
Petit Chenin Blanc 2009
  • Robert Parker Rating Aug. 2011 - 89 points
  • Tasting Notes
    A youthful fresh wine showing green apple, fresh ripe melon with a mellow, round, mild and honeysuckle fruit palate and refreshingly long finish.
    Ageing Potential
    Should last half an hour with the cap off and reach for the next bottle!
    Blend Information
    100% Chenin Blanc
    Food Suggestions
    Should last half an hour with the cap off and reach for the next bottle! Serve with all flavoursome, light Al Fresco Summertime meals.
    In The Vineyard
    Soil: Duplex soils, fine sandy loam on a clay base
    Yield: 6-8 tons per hectare
    Locality: south-south-west
    About The Harvest
    Hand harvested.

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