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Pulpit Rock Brink Family Chardonnay 2017
Technical Analysis
Winemaker
: Dewald Huisamen
Main Variety : Chardonnay
Alcohol : 13.5 %vol
pH : 3.41
RS : 3.50 g/l
Total Acid : 53.99 g/l
Volatile Acidity : 0.31 g/l
Appellation : Swartland
Characteristics
Type : White
Style : Off Dry
Body : Medium
Taste : Fruity


Accolades
2017 Cape Wine Academy Gold Awards - Gold
Tasting Notes
The wine has gooseberry and citrus aromas with ripe apple and attractive minerality. Mouth feel shows good volume and freshness.
Blend Information
100% Chardonnay
Food Suggestions
Serving temperature: 12° C. Delicious served with smoked salmon, chicken dishes or fresh seafood.
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 (14° - 16° C) in stainless steel tank. After fermentation the wine was left on the lees for three months to enhance complexity. 10% of the wine received French oak maturation.

Other Vintages
Pulpit Rock Brink Family Chardonnay 2017 Dewald Huisamen Chardonnay
Pulpit Rock Brink Family Chardonnay 2016 Riaan van der Spuy Chardonnay
Pulpit Rock Brink Family Chardonnay 2015 Riaan van der Spuy Chardonnay
Pulpit Rock Brink Family Chardonnay 2014 Riaan van der Spuy Chardonnay
Pulpit Rock Brink Family Chardonnay 2013 Riaan van der Spuy Chardonnay
Pulpit Rock Brink Family Chardonnay 2012 Riaan van der Spuy Chardonnay
Pulpit Rock Brink Family Chardonnay 2011 Jaco van der Merwe Chardonnay
Pulpit Rock Brink Family Chardonnay 2010 Jaco van der Merwe Chardonnay
Pulpit Rock Brink Family Chardonnay 2009 Jaco van der Merwe Chardonnay
Pulpit Rock Brink Family Chardonnay 2008 Jaco van der Merwe Chardonnay

Tel: +27.224612025   Fax: +27.224612028   Email: info@pulpitrock.co.za  
P.O. Box 1, De Gift, Riebeek Wes, 7306, South Africa