Private Cellar Chenin Blanc 2022


Bottle Price R225 | Case Price (6 Bottles) R1350

This wine has a great spectrum of fruity aromas together with some flinty characters, which are terroir driven.

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100% Chenin Blanc


Elegance, finesse, complexity and concentration of fruit – full bodied.

Tasting Notes
Attractive aromas of nectarine, winter melon and quince. These aromas carry through onto a creamy palate that finishes with a lively acidity with hints of ginger and a leesy complexity. Medium bodied with a long finish. Excellent ageing potential and superb versatility with a wide variety of dishes complete this irresistible package.
In the Vineyard

Soil: Low yielding, well drained vertical shale/schist
Aspect: South-east
Yield: 5.8 tons/ha
Trellis and bush vines


Grapes were night harvested and picked by hand to retain flavours.

Cellar Practices

Grapes were gently crushed and pressed. 30% of the wine was cold fermented in tank to retain freshness and fruit, and 70% was fermented in French and Hungarian 300 litre barrels. 40% was fermented with natural yeast. The wine was then aged for 11 months, blended and then bottled.

Ageing Potential

At least 8 years after vintage

Serving Temperature

Recommended to be served at 14°C.

Winemaker Adriaan Jacobs
Viticulturist Neville Dorrington
Residual sugar 4.1 g/l
Acidity 6.3 g/l
ph 3.29
Alcohol 14.0 %
Appellation Tulbagh

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