Gabrielskloof

Chenin Blanc 'Elodie'

Chenin Blanc 'Elodie', Gabrielskloof
  • 100% Chenin Blanc
  • Dry land bush vines that have never been irrigated from 4 vineyards that yield between 1-3 tons per HA: Contermanskloof vineyard, Durbanville (planted in 1975) and parcels in the Swartland: Nuwedam vineyard (1974), Nuweland vineyard and Uitvlug vineyard
  • Overnight rough settling in tank before transferred into 400L & 500L old French oak barrels
  • Whole bunched pressed
  • Fermented with wild yeasts in 400L & 500L old French oak barrels and remained until blending before bottling
  • 4,500 bottles produced
 

Info

Producer:
Vintage:
2021
Country:
South Africa
Region:
Walker Bay
Appellation:
Swartland
Variety:
Chenin Blanc
Color:
White
Farming Practice:
Sustainable

Sizes Available

Full Bottle ZA-GBK-22-21 12/750ml

Resources

Press & Reviews

Vinous Media
Score
91
Date
2022-09-26
Tim Atkin
Score
95
Date
2022-09-06