Joostenberg Wines

Chenin Blanc 'Noble Late Harvest'

Chenin Blanc 'Noble Late Harvest', Joostenberg

Chenin Blanc 'Noble Late Harvest', Joostenberg
  • Sourced from a 29 year old, organically farmed, unirrigated Chenin Blanc vineyard on Joostenberg
  • The grapes were “whole-bunch” pressed and naturally fermented
  • Fermentation and maturation occurred mainly in old oak barrels
  • The wine spent 8 months in these barrels before being bottled

Info

Vintage:
2018
Country:
South Africa
Region:
Paarl
Variety:
Chenin Blanc
Color:
White
Farming Practice:
Certified Organic

Sizes Available

Half Bottle ZA-JST-80-18H 12/375ml

Tasting Notes

The wine has a beautiful golden straw color. The nose & palate are characterized by wax, apricot, pineapple, marmalade and honey comb flavors. There is plenty of sweetness (more than most vintages) and the finish is marked by lingering acidity.

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