A young vineyard wine, grapes from Upper Blaauwklippen, Polkadraai and the Swartland. Expressive and appealing on the nose with notes of flowers, herbs, white peach and citrus. Pure and energetic – excellent fruit definition, fresh acidity and a pithy finish. 95/100 Winemag.co.za
Producer Information: Alheit Vineyards
Alheit Vineyards declares its aim as being ‘to vinify extraordinary Cape vineyards’. The fact that Chris and Suzaan Alheit set out on their venture to make only white wine is a testament to their commitment to seek out some of the oldest vineyard blocks in the country. Using the knowledge and contacts of leading viticulturist, Rosa Kruger, Alheit Vineyards has established itself as the most talked about winery in the Cape.
Chenin Blancs include the highly sought-after Magnetic North, Nautical Dawn and Radio Lazarus, plus their signature Chenin/Semillion blend, Cartology.