SA wines do not exhibit the major vintage variations seen in the coller nothern hemisphere. There are, nevertheless, perceptible differences from year to year. Dry, hot summers are the norm but a variety of factors make generalization difficult.
The season started fast and hot, ending with rain and lower temperatures ensuring elegand and structured wines.
Michelangelo Int. Wine Awards 2016: Gold
Vitis Vinifera Awards 2016: Gold
Origin: South Africa
Acidity: 6.0 g/L
Residual Sugar: 3.0 g/L
Serving suggestion: Serve chilled
Blend: 93% Chenin Blanc / 7% Viognier