Saturday, September 29, 2012

Rijk’s CWG Tulbagh Chenin Blanc 2011 90 Points

Unshowy, mineral, green lime, orange, pure, white flowers note, precise texture with palate restraint, crunchy mineral, some residual sugar lending roundness, very high alcohol of 14.65%abv lending a broad fat texture, Loire like, lots of energy on finish.
Now until 2020
100% barrel fermented and matured for 15 months in second fill French oak barrel.
Winemaker: Pierre Wahl
50 cases on offer.