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Baroness Nadine Chardonnay

2021
Location: Wine of Origin Western Cape
R300.00
An Overview

Inviting flint and mineral aromas, with fresh lemon blossom and grapefruit nuances. A delicate composition of lemongrass and lightly roasted macadamia nut.

Tasting Notes

A light gold hue allures to aromas of lemon rind, grapefruit and delicately toasted macadamia. Crisp, white pear with perfumed notes of citrus blossom and subtle, cinnamon spice linger on the palate with an intricate, velvety texture.

In the Cellar

Free-run juice from gentle whole cluster pressing was used for this wine. Eleven months of maturation occurred in the primary fermentation vessels; : 29% first fill and 37% second fill 300 litre French oak barrels, the remainder in French oak foundres.

harvesting

The grapes were hand-picked towards the endof February 2020 with an average yield of 7.5 tons per hectare.

In the Vineyard

Cultivar: Chardonnay 100%
Appellation: Wine of Origin Western Cape
Age of Vines: 15 years
Irrigation: Drip irrigation

Maturation

The wine has an ageing potential of 5+ years from vintage

Analysis

Alcohol: 14% vol
Total Acidity: 6.2 g/l
pH: 3.52
Residual Sugar: 2.5 g/l

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