Vondeling Petit Blanc 2018
|Style||Light bodied, fresh, crisp and fruity. delicious with or without food.|
|Grape||Chenin Blanc 100%|
|Food||Thai Curry, Prawn risotto, chicken salad, soft cheeses and plenty of sunshine.|
|Awards||John Platter Wine Guide 2.5 Stars, Gilbert&Gaillard 2018 - 87/100 Gold, Michaelangelo Awards 2018 - Gold, Veritas 2018 - Silver|
Orange blossom, melon, pineapple and underlying minerality on the nose with a rich layered palate and fresh finish.
Vineyards: Old vine Chenin Blanc planted on south facing, well weathered granite derived soils. These vines add complexity and structure to the younger and intensely aromatic Viognier and Chardonnay blocks, which are planted in more alluvial soils lower in the valley.
A low average crop of 8 tons per hectare ensures concentration and all the fruit is picked according to taste at an optimum ripeness, ranging from 21-23°Balling
2018: John Platter Wine Guide 2.5 Stars
Gilbert&Gaillard 2018 - 87/100 Gold,
Michaelangelo Awards 2018 - Gold,
Veritas 2018 - Silver
2017: John Platter Wine Guide 2.5 Stars
2016: John Platter Wine Guide 3 stars