Meerlust Chardonnay 1996

Technical Analysis

Winemaker - Giorgio Dalla Cia
Main Variety - Chardonnay
Alcohol - 13.0 %vol
pH - 3.3
RS - 2.3 g/l
Total Acid - 5.7 g/l
Appellation - Stellenbosch

Characteristics



Tasting Notes

An elegant Chardonnay with complexity that reflects the aging of the vineyard. The bouquet has a honeyed sweetness, with hints of marzipan and roasted almonds. The palate is full with a rich buttery flavors and lingering aftertaste. A full bodied wine similar to the famous Montrachet style.

Ageing Potential

7 to 8 years

Blend Information

Chardonnay


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