Meerlust Chardonnay 2005

Technical Analysis

Winemaker - Chris Williams
Main Variety - Chardonnay
Alcohol - 14 %vol
pH - 3.55
RS - 1.85 g/l
Total Acid - 6.0 g/l
Appellation - Stellenbosch

Characteristics

Type - White
Style - Dry


Tasting Notes

Vibrantly bright platinum gold appearance with pronounced green hue. The expressive nose is complex with lime and lemongrass and a creamy, yellow apple bouquet. The nose also exhibits toasted nuts, marzipan and honey notes. On the palate the wine is full bodied and generous, retaining a vivacious freshness and crisp acidity. The mid palate is packed with a creamy mouth-feel and expressive minerality and the wine has a long, lingering pleasant aftertaste.

Ageing Potential

Up to six years, provided the wine is stored in ideal cellar conditions

Food Suggestions

Grilled fish, white and red meat


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