South Africa

Lion's Way Chardonnay (2018)

Product Information

Country: South Africa

Area: Coastal Region

Wine style: White

Varietal: Chardonnay

Style: Dry

Alc(%): 13

Producer: Boland Cellar

Serving Temperature(℃): 10-11

Size: 750ml

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¥2,200
(¥2,420 Including tax)

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Description

Tasting Note  Well balanced, lightly oaked with aromas of grapefruit, pineapple, lime and rich buttery flavours.
Food Matching  Salmon, Chicken, Creamy pasta dishes
 
 

 

Terroir/Vinification

Soil  Decomposed granite soils and river clay banks
Harvest  Mostly hand-harvested
Vinification
Grapes are sourced from different climatic zones within the region.  Grapes are de-stemmed before going into the separator. Free run juice and skins are separated after 12 hours before fermentation starts. A portion of the tanks is fermented with staves or chips.
Aging  At least 3 months of contact with the fine lees before bottling.
 
 
Acidity g/L 5.5 
PH  3.44
Residual sugar g/L  2.1

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