De Trafford Chenin Blanc 2012

Product code: 13DET30B2012

  • Country:South Africa
  • Region:Stellenbosch
  • Vintage:2012
  • ABV:14.5%
  • Colour:White
  • Product Type:Still
  • Bottle Size:75 cl
  • Grape Variety:Chenin Blanc
  • Closure:Natural Cork

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Taste scale & description

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Taste Scale: 7

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De Trafford Shenun Blong

Product guide note

This is a full and rich wine with great depth of flavour and character. There are aromas and flavours of ripe apricots, honey and tropical fruit with a touch of vanilla oak and crisp citrus fruit.

Production information

Producer: De Trafford

David Trafford is one of South Africa’s most individual winemakers. David is completely self-taught, save for a few months working a vintage in St Emilion. By trade he is an architect but in 1983 he decided to plant a small vineyard for fun. In 1991 David turned his part-time hobby into a full-time career. Twenty years on, he is one of South Africa’s most decorated winemakers.

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Production note

100% barrel fermented in 225L and 700L casks for 10 months. 20% new French oak. No malolactic fermentation. Bottled unfiltered. Bottling date: 29 / 12 / 10. (520 x 12 x 750ml)

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