Ken Forrester Petit Chenin Blanc 2012

Perfect everyday drinking wine.

A youthful fresh wine with quince and pear drop flavours. Earlier picked freshness shows on palate with crunchy green apple and grapefruit flavours. Good mouthfeel and appetisingly tangy finish.

Serve with all flavoursome, light al fresco summertime meals.

variety : Chenin Blanc | 100% Chenin Blanc
winemaker : Ken Forrester
wine of origin : Western Cape
analysis : alc : 13.5 % vol  rs : 4.2 g/l  pH : 3.45  ta : 5.6 g/l  
type : White  taste : Fruity  
pack : Bottle  closure : Screwcap  

AWARDS
Ken Forrester Petit Chenin Blanc 2011
  • Platter 2012 - 3 stars
  • Wine Enthusiast - 87 points and Best Buy

  • Ken Forrester Petit Chenin Blanc 2010
  • Wine Spectator - 88 Points
  • Robert Parker Rating Aug 2011 - 89 points
  • ageing : Should last half an hour with the cap off and reach for the next bottle!

    in the vineyard : Soil: Duplex soils, fine sandy loam on a clay base
    Aspect: south-south-west

    about the harvest: Hand harvested, fermented cool, bottled early to show the freshest fruit flavours.
    Yield: 6 - 8 tons per hectare

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