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STEENBERG SPHYNX CHARDONNAY 2020

R160.00 VAT

Wine Club price R136.00 p/b

Our 2020 Sphynx Chardonnay shows upfront and intense aromas of limestone, orange blossom, butterscotch and crème brûlée on the nose. Subtle vanilla oak spice is carried through from the nose to the palate where it meets flavours of pear and candied apple. It is complemented by a silky, elegant structure and creamy texture, which in turn is tempered by a clean 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

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SKU: 6008869001736 Category:

ALCOHOL: 13.3%
RESIDUAL SUGAR: 2.2g / litre
TOTAL ACID: 4.6g / litre
PH: 3.5

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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 and the juice fermented in older, large format French oak barrels. Barrel fermentation and maturation lasted for a total of ten months. Thereafter, the wine was taken to stainless steel tanks, blended and prepared for bottling in February 2021.

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