south africa


Colour:  Clear with a light green hue.
Aroma:  Delicate stone fruit aromas. 
Taste:  A melange of tropical fruit with elegant
pear and guava flavours followed by floral notes.                                                                                                       Medium- bodied and well-balance with a lingering aftertaste.

Maturation potential: The wine is ready to drink now,
but will develop further over the next two years.

Food pairing: Excellent served with starters, vegetable dishes
and salads, seafood, poultry and pâtés.

Winery/Producer: Neethlingshof Estate; Stellenbosch, South Africa.

Grape Variety: Chenin blanc.

Geographic Region, Appellation: Stellenbosch, South Africa.

Vintage: 2014

Price: $14.99 (high end)


Chemical analysis:
Alcohol: 3.86 % by volume
Residual sugar: 1 1.4 g/l
Total Extract:  19.4 g/l
Total acidity:  5.8 g/l
pH:  3.44


Spier 1629 Chenin Blanc

South Africa- Elegant, refreshing and well balanced, displaying aromas that are fresh and fragrant. Filled with tropical fruit, peach and mineral flavors graced with a touch of vanilla on the dry finish. Superb value

Veritas - 2014
Veritas - 2015
Michelangelo International Wine Awards 2014 -Gold

Western Cape: Breede River and Coastal Region

Decomposed granite soils from mountain foothills