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Product Description

A crisp and dry wine with aromas and flavours of herbs and tropical fruit with hints of lime and fig with a zesty finish.Boschendal was established in 1685 and is a world famous wine estate. This best selling Sauvignon Blanc has 8% of Semillon added to the blend to give complex fruit flavours.Boschendal has a heritage dating back to 1685, when its French founders recognised the property's potential for wine growing. Today, Boschendal maintains a rightful place as a winery of international distinction, consistently producing great wines. The Coastal Region of the Cape is an ideal location for producing high quality wines. Breezes off the cool Atlantic Ocean temper the hot summer days to produce fruit ripeness and great wine flavours. The grapes were hand picked in the cool, early morning to capture the crisp fruit flavours. The wine was cool fermented to retain these flavours. A small portion of oak matured Semillon was added to the blend to enhance the complexity of flavours.

Pack size: 75cl

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Allergy Information

Contains: Sulphur Dioxide/Sulphites

Tasting Notes

A crisp and dry wine with aromas and flavours of herbs and tropical fruit with hints of lime and fig with a zesty finish.

Region of Origin

Coastal Region

Wine Colour

White

Alcohol Units

10.1

ABV

13.5% vol.

Current Vintage

2013

Producer

Boschendal Wines

Type of Closure

Natural Cork

Wine Maker

Lizelle Gerber

Country

South Africa

Alcohol Type

Wine

Grape Variety

Sauvignon Blanc, Sémillon

Vinification Details

The grapes were hand-picked in the cool, early morning to capture the crisp fruit flavours. The wine was cool fermented to retain these flavours. A small portion of oak-matured Semillon was added to the blend to enhance the complexity of flavours.

History

Boschendal has a heritage dating back to 1685, when its French founders recognised the property's potential for wine-growing. Today, Boschendal maintains a rightful place as a winery of international distinction, consistently producing great wines.

Regional Information

The Coastal Region of the Cape is an ideal location for producing high quality wines. Breezes off the cool Atlantic Ocean temper the hot summer days to produce fruit ripeness and great wine flavours.

Storage Type

Ambient

Storage Instructions

This wine can be drunk now but will further improve if carefully stored for up to 2 years

Alcohol Unit Other Text

Units per 125ml: 1.7

Storage

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

Country of Origin

South Africa

Preparation and Usage

Perfect as an aperitif or with baked fish, creamy poultry or veal dishes.

Lower age limit

Statutory Years : 18

Net Contents

75 Centilitres ℮

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