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STEENBERG BARREL FERMENTED SAUVIGNON BLANC 2022
December 5, 2016
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December 5, 2016

STEENBERG CHARDONNAY 2022

R185.00 VAT

Wine Club price R157.25 p/b

Our 2022 Chardonnay shows upfront and intense aromas of raw honey, fresh Golden Delicious apple, butterscotch and shortbread on the nose. Subtle vanilla oak spice is carried through from the nose to the palate where it meets flavours of persimmon and cinnamon stick. It is complemented by a bright, clean structure and long finish, which in turn is tempered by a lifting acidity and chalky minerality.

The wine is ready to enjoy now but will reward patience and age gracefully for the next 2- 5 years.

Award pedigree: 2018: Veritas – Gold

SKU: 6008869001736 Category:

ALCOHOL: 13.88%
RESIDUAL SUGAR: 2.8g / litre
TOTAL ACID: 5.9g / litre
PH: 3.25

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Weight 1.348 kg
Dimensions 7 × 7 × 30.2 cm

In The Cellar

Our Chardonnay grapes are sourced from Robertson. The grapes were softly whole-bunch pressed for optimum fruit extraction. Barrel maturation lasted for a total of seven months in half new 225l French oak barrels with the balance in older, large format French oak barrels. Thereafter, the wine was taken to stainless steel tanks, blended, and prepared for bottling in November 2022.

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