2018 The Wedge Chenin Blanc/ Roussanne, Basson Family, Swartland, South Africa
Regular price £10.95
A blend of Chenin Blanc and Roussanne from old dryland bush vines in the innovative Swartland area. Classic Chenin notes of apple and lemon zest combine with the Roussanne giving ripe apricot, honeysuckle and a round mouth feel, these are complemented with a crisp acidity and a mineral complexity from the granite soils.
Chenin Blanc (95%)/ Roussanne (5%).
13% ABV. Suitable for Vegetarians and Vegans.
Pair with light seafood or chicken dishes.
Babylons Peak is a family run winery currently run by fourth generation farmer and winemaker Stephan Basson. They have some of the highest vineyards in the Swartland region which sit at around 700 metres above sea level. The area is characterised by decomposed granite soils and unique terroir which result in optimum soil expression and fruit purity.