Vondeling Petit Blanc 2017
|Style||Light bodied, fresh, crisp and fruity. delicious with or without food.|
|Grape||Chenin Blanc 85%, Viognier 10%, Chardonnay 5%|
|Food||Thai Curry, Prawn risotto, chicken salad, soft cheeses and plenty of sunshine.|
|Awards||John Platter Wine Guide 2018 2.5 Stars|
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
John Platter Wine Guide 2017 3 stars –Vondeling Petit Blanc 2016
John Platter Wine Guide 2016 3 stars –Vondeling Petit Blanc 2014
Gold Wine Awards SA 2014 Gold – Vondeling Petit Blanc 2014
2014 Vitis Vinifera – Gold
2014 Veritas -Bronze
2014 Green Wine Awards 3 Stars