Sunday, October 20, 2013

The Dry Land Collection Barrel Fermented Chenin Blanc 82 Points

Ripe, oaky and showy, this is a prime case of brilliant fruit picked too ripe! would have been structurally a much better wine...... if.....only....

Fragrant offerings with pungent pineapples and honeyed note, rich and spicy, finishes with a dash of sweetness, persistent lenght!

Alcohol: moderate plus | 13.5% abv

Origin: Paarl

Notes: peach | apricot | orange |  cream | toast

Ideal drinking occasions: Autumn

Serve with: roasted rabbit

Drink: now until 2016