Wine Babylon's Peak, Chenin Blanc, Swartland, 2017
Reviews of purchase Babylon's Peak, Chenin Blanc, Swartland, 2017
Wine attractive straw color.
The wine shows a fresh, complex, well-balanced flavor with notes of tropical and exotic fruit with crisp acidity and intriguing aftertaste.
The wine seduces generous school flavor, woven from notes of guava, passion fruit, lychee and grenadine.
The wine is an excellent aperitif. It also blends in well with salads, fish and chicken.
Dry white wine Chenin Blanc is produced winemakers economy Babylon's Peak from the same grape that grows on 40-year-old vines in Svartlande. Due to excellent climatic conditions, the grapes ripen slowly, causing the fruit to fully reveal richness and freshness. Harvesting is done by hand in small boxes. The grapes are placed on a cold night in a room with a temperature of 5 ° C, after which destebliruyut berries, crushed and pressed. Fermentation at a controlled temperature of 11 ° C lasted about 18 days. After the end of fermentation, the wine is aged on the lees for three months. Wine "Chenin Blanc" excellent refresh hot summer day.
"I am convinced that Chenin Blanc and Shiraz varieties are icons Paardeberg", - says Stefan Basson. This is not surprising, because the wine Babylon's Peak, Chenin Blanc won gold awards Veritas in 2007, 2008 and 2009. The winery also cultivated varieties such as Mourvèdre, Grenache and Viognier. In addition, on the farm excursions, and tourists can not only taste delicious wines, but also go fishing or just escape from the city.