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First Cape Limited Release Chenin Bl 75Cl

Product properties

  • Suitable for vegetarians

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Product information

This traditional South African variety shows green pepper and citrus notes on the nose, with passion fruit on the palate.

A fantastic white wine pair to the FirstCape Limited Release Merlot, and a great alternative to Sauvignon Blanc.

Our wines are all grown and produced by a dynamic team of neighbouring farmers, all co owners of the FirstCape brand. We believe this is the best way to guarantee the quality of FirstCape, as they care more about the wines from the vine to the shelf. Our FirstCape wines are all made from grapes grown in the Western Cape of South Africa, throughout the beautiful Breede River Valley just an hour's drive from Cape Town. Our Chenin Blanc, a traditional South African grape variety, is fermented at a low temperature to retain the fresh, crisp nature of the wine. Left un oaked so that the natural fruit flavours can shine through.

Tasting Notes

This traditional South African variety shows green pepper and citrus notes on the nose, with passion fruit on the palate.

Region of OriginWestern Cape
Wine ColourWhite
Alcohol Units9.38
ABV12.5%
Current Vintage2012
ProducerFirstCape Vineyards
Type of ClosureScrewcap
Wine MakerDavid Smit
Pack Quantity75
Pack Measurecl
CountrySouth Africa

Grape Variety

Chenin Blanc

Vinification Details

Our Chenin Blanc, a traditional South African grape variety, is fermented at a low temperature to retain the fresh, crisp nature of the wine. Left un-oaked so that the natural fruit flavours can shine through.

History

Our wines are all grown and produced by a dynamic team of neighbouring farmers, all co-owners of the FirstCape brand. We believe this is the best way to guarantee the quality of FirstCape, as they care more about the wines from the vine to the shelf.

Regional Information

Our FirstCape wines are all made from grapes grown in the Western Cape of South Africa, throughout the beautiful Breede River Valley just an hour's drive from Cape Town.

Storage Type

Ambient

Storage

To enjoy this wine at its best, drink within 1 year of purchase.

Storage Instructions

This wine is ideal for drinking now but can be kept for up to 1 year

Allergy Information

Contains: Sulphur Dioxide/Sulphites

Other Information

Recycling Info: Glass Pack

Storage

To enjoy this wine at its best, drink within 1 year of purchase.

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