Great Heart

Chardonnay

Chardonnay, Great Heart
  • 100% Chardonnay
  • Sourced from a single vineyard, planted is deep loam-rich soils on the lower slopes of Helderberg Mountain
  • Cool grapes were pressed whole bunch and allowed to settle overnight
  • Racked to 225L French oak barriques (20% new), for fermentation with indigenous yeasts with no sulphur or other additives added
  • Temperatures during fermentation were kept below 22°C
  • Malolactic fermentation took place naturally and then spent 10 months on the lees
     

Info

Producer:
Vintage:
2020
Country:
South Africa
Region:
Stellenbosch
Appellation:
Stellenbosch
Variety:
Chardonnay
Color:
White
Farming Practice:
Sustainable

Sizes Available

Full Bottle ZA-GRE-01-20 12/750ml

Resources

Press & Reviews

Wine Advocate
Score
90+
Date
2022-06-09