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Pulpit Rock Reserve Chardonnay 2012
Technical Analysis
Winemaker
: Riaan van der Spuy
Main Variety : Chardonnay
Alcohol : 14.5 %vol
pH : 3.35
RS : 2.5 g/l
Total Acid : 5.97 g/l
Volatile Acidity : 0.51 g/l
Appellation : Swartland
Characteristics
Type : White
Style : Dry
Body : Full
Taste : Mineral


Tasting Notes
This elegant Chardonnay has ripe apple and citrus aromas with a hint of vanilla and attractive minerality. Good volume and complexity.
Blend Information
100% Chardonnay
Food Suggestions
Delicious served with smoked salmon, chicken dishes or fresh seafood. Serving Temp: 12° C
In The Vineyard
Geographical location:Riebeekberg
Vineyard: Trellised
About The Harvest
Manual harvesting of grapes
Yield: 8tons/hectare
In The Cellar
Fermentation maintained at a controlled temperature (16-18°C) in new French oak barrels. After fermentation the wine was left on the lees for eight months. This lees was regularly stirred to enhance the complexity and body of the wine.

Other Vintages
Pulpit Rock Reserve Chardonnay 2016 Dewald Huisamen Chardonnay
Pulpit Rock Reserve Chardonnay 2015 Dewald Huisamen Chardonnay
Pulpit Rock Reserve Chardonnay 2014 Riaan van der Spuy Chardonnay
Pulpit Rock Reserve Chardonnay 2012 Riaan van der Spuy Chardonnay
Pulpit Rock Reserve Chardonnay 2009 Riaan van der Spuy Chardonnay
Pulpit Rock Reserve Chardonnay 2008 Jaco Van der Merwe Chardonnay

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