Gabrielskloof

Semillon 'Magdalena'

Semillon 'Magdalena', Gabrielskloof
  • 85% Old Vine Semillon & 15% Sauvignon Blanc
  • The Semillon is comprised of 40 year old vines from Franschhoek and a younger Swartland vineyard on decomposed Granite
  • The Sauvignon Blanc comes from 15 year old vines on south-facing slopes with a combination of Table Mountain Sandstone and Bokkeveld Shale soils
  • Both Semillon and Sauvignon Blanc were fermented with natural yeasts and matured in 400L and 500L old French oak barrels
  • 20% of the wine was also matured in clay amphorae
  • Almost 1 year on lees before blended and bottled
  • 1,500 bottles produced

Info

Producer:
Vintage:
2018
Country:
South Africa
Region:
Bot River
Appellation:
Bot River
Variety:
Semillon
Color:
White
Farming Practice:
Sustainable

Sizes Available

Full Bottle ZA-GBK-21-18 12/750ml

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Press & Reviews

Tim Atkin
Score
93
Date
2022-04-01