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Koopmanskloof Chenin Blanc 2007
Technical Analysis
Winemaker
: Louwtjie Vlok
Main Variety : Chenin Blanc
Alcohol : 13.00 %vol
pH : 3.65
RS : 1.02 g/l
Total Acid : 5.29 g/l
Volatile Acidity : 0.28 g/l
SO2 : 108.00 mg/l
Appellation : Coastal
Characteristics
Type : White
Style : Dry


Tasting Notes
This wine is fresh and delicate with fruity aromas, a lingering finish and a hint of wood.
Blend Information
100% Chenin Blanc
Food Suggestions
This wine can be enjoyed with a variety of seafood and salads.
In The Vineyard
This wine is made from 100% bush vine, which is planted on Loam Sand and Broken Granite against the Bottelary Hills with an east-west row direction. It is managed as Dry Land and sprinkled once towards the end of November or at the beginning of December.
About The Harvest
The grapes are harvested at 23° B with an average yield of 7 tons/ha.
In The Cellar
Skin contact only during separation from skins. Settling of juice over night in wine tanks. Juice removed from lees after settling and taken to fermentation tanks to be inoculated with Vin 7, Vin 13 & NT 116 wine yeasts for fermentation. Cold fermentation for 2-3 weeks at 12° - 14° C temperature. Wood contact with French & American oak for 3 months.

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Koopmanskloof Chenin Blanc 2012 Stephan Smit Chenin Blanc
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Koopmanskloof Chenin Blanc 2007 Louwtjie Vlok Chenin Blanc
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