Vergelegen Chardonnay 2008

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The grapes were sourced from Vergelegen’s premium vineyards located on South/South West facing slopes. The soils are ...

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Chardonnay 2008 - Vergelegen : Chardonnay 2008 - Weißwein von VergelegenIn zartes Grün-Gold gehüllt erfreut der Chardonnay 2008 von Vergelegen das ... Read more

Vergelegen Chardonnay 2008: Empfohlene Serviertemperatur: 8-12°C, lagerfähig 2 - 4 Jahre ab Jahrgang, in Barriques gereift (10 Monate),Jahrgang: 20... Read more

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External Review
Source: ONLINEWEINKELLER.de
03/30/2010

Chardonnay 2008 - Vergelegen : Chardonnay 2008 - Weißwein von VergelegenIn zartes Grün-Gold gehüllt erfreut der Chardonnay 2008 von Vergelegen das Auge. Leicht rauchige Noten harmonieren wunderbar mit fruchtig-intensiven Aromen von reifen Früchten und Zitronen. Der Weißwein beeindruckt mit seiner perfekten Balance von eleganter Frucht und gut eingebauten Holznoten.Er trinkt sich besonders gut zu gegrilltem Fisch, Austern und zu gegrilltem Geflügel.Weingut: VergelegenLand: SüdafrikaRegion: StellenboschRebsorte: 100% ChardonnayInhalt: 0,75 lAlkoholgehalt: 13,5 Vol.%Säuregehalt: 6,5 g/lRestsüße: 1,75 g/lFassreife: in Barriques gereift (10 Monate) Lagerfähgikeit: 2-4 Jahre ab JahrgangEmpfohlene Serviertemperatur: 8-12°C Weißwein > Südafrika > Stellenbosch


External Review
Source: ONLINEWEINKELLER.de
02/25/2010

Vergelegen Chardonnay 2008: Empfohlene Serviertemperatur: 8-12°C, lagerfähig 2 - 4 Jahre ab Jahrgang, in Barriques gereift (10 Monate),Jahrgang: 2008Inhalt: 0,75 LRegion: StellenboschWeingut: VergelegenRebsorte: 100% Chardonnay Restzucker: 2 g/LiterRestsäure: 6,5 g/LiterAlkoholgehalt: 0.14 Weißwein


Winemaker's Notes:

The grapes were sourced from Vergelegen’s premium vineyards located on South/South West facing slopes. The soils are Helderberg granite or Clovelly. Rootstock used is R 110 - which is very suitable for dry-land conditions. As a result of cool conditions and wind, yields were extremely low at 4.5 tons/ha. No skin contact is employed. The majority of the grapes were whole bunch pressed. 40% of the wine was barrel fermented and matured on the lees for 10 months. The remainder (60%) was fermented in stainless steel tanks. Pale green-gold colour with intensely focused flavours showing citrus, biscuits, toast and ripe fruits. The palate is long and elegant with excellent fruit / wood integration.

The grapes were sourced from Vergelegen’s premium vineyards located on South/South West facing slopes. The soils are Helderberg granite or Clovelly. Rootstock used is R 110 - which is very suitable for dry-land conditions. As a result of cool conditions and wind, yields were extremely low at 4.5 tons/ha. No skin contact is employed. The majority of the grapes were whole bunch pressed. 40% of the wine was barrel fermented and matured on the lees for 10 months. The remainder (60%) was fermented in stainless steel tanks. Pale green-gold colour with intensely focused flavours showing citrus, biscuits, toast and ripe fruits. The palate is long and elegant with excellent fruit / wood integration.

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