David & Nadia Wines

Chenin Blanc

Chenin Blanc, David & Nadia Sadie

Chenin Blanc, David & Nadia Sadie
  • 100% Chenin Blanc
  • Sourced from dry land farmed bush vines, ranging from 1968 till 1985 based on granite from the Paardeberg, blended with shale/schist from the east, clay from the north and iron from the western parts of the Swartland
  • The wine is made from 7 vineyards, 14 pickings, different soils, different aspects, different vineyard ages, farmed by different people and different farmers
  • Whole bunch pressed and naturally fermented
  • Matured for 11 months in old neutral French oak barrels, with two components were fermented and matured in concrete – one in a square concrete tank and the other in a concrete egg
  • Minimal sulfur added at bottling
  • The wine has a Certified Heritage Vineyards (CHV) seal and forms part of the Old Vine Project (OVP)
 

Info

Vintage:
2021
Country:
South Africa
Region:
Swartland
Appellation:
Swartland
Variety:
Chenin Blanc
Color:
White
Farming Practice:
Practicing Organic

Sizes Available

Full Bottle ZA-DNS-01-21 12/750ml

Resources

Press & Reviews

James Suckling
Score
93
Date
2022-11-08

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