Wine Boschendal, "1685" Chardonnay, 2017
Reviews of purchase Boschendal, "1685" Chardonnay, 2017
The wine is beautiful golden-straw color.
The wine is characterized by a well-balanced, rich, rounded taste with shades of citrus and ripe tropical fruits.
The rich aroma of wine is woven from shades of lime, cinnamon, peaches, pineapple, vanilla and nutmeg.
The wine is excellent as an aperitif, perfectly combined with seafood, dishes from white meat, poultry, snacks, cheeses, salads, soups, dishes of Italian cuisine, for example, pasta.
Chardonnay grape varieties for Boschendal wine , "1685 " Chardonnay, 2016 was assembled in late February 2015 from three different vineyards of the estate: Stellenbosch, Elgin Valley and Boschendal, planted on well drained soils. Fermentation of wort was performed using selected strains Yeast in steel tanks (70%) and in French oak barrels. The aging of the wine on a thin sediment with regular batting was carried out for 10 months (12% in new oak barrels, 88% in formerly used barrels).
DGB was officially established in 1991 after the merger of Douglas Green and Union Wine. But the history of the company is much longer, it can be traced back to 1685, when the Franchise was founded by the winery Boschendal. Today, DGB, which owns 5 plants, is the largest independent producer and distributor of alcoholic beverages in South Africa, presenting in its production portfolio some of the best brands in the region. The company unites not only the viticultural and winemaking experience accumulated over many years, but also the most powerful production units with outstanding productivity and productivity, which ensures sustainable business growth and hope for the future.
Vineyards of the company DGB are located in different parts of South Africa, which has a rich and diverse terrain and is famous for its unique ancient terroirs. Thanks to this, the company's wines are so diverse that it is easy to find a drink to taste. A rigid quality control system, distributed both to the company's own wines and to suppliers, is certified according to international standards and has the necessary ISO accreditations, including in the field of environmental management. Also, DGB products are certified in the British Retail Consortium for food safety standards.