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David & Nadia


South Africa



Grape Variety:

Chenin Blanc

Hoe-Steen, Chenin Blanc, 2019

Tasting Note:

A 2HA single vineyard planted in 1968 west of Malmesbury on iron-rich clay soils. Recently they have discovered that there is a patch of limestone underneath the site too – unique in the Swartland. Creamy stylish citrus fruit with notes of dried apricot, yellow fruit, dried herbs - lovely tension with beautiful fruit, technically the lowest acidity of the three single vineyard Chenins and finishes fruity and supple - “it’s why we love this wine.” Old Vine Project seal.

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