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Flotsam & Jetsam Chenin Blanc

Alheit Vineyards, Flotsam & Jetsam Chenin Blanc 2017

R145

14 in stock

Notes

Flotsam & Jetsam wines are made in a simple way from fantastic vineyards. No fuss. Sometimes wine just needs to be wine. Stop naming fruits. Say “loganberry” and this wine will literally slap you. That’s how they made it.

Made in a light style and ultimately just to be smashed back. The wine straddles the line between seriousness and fun and is best enjoyed as the mood takes you. It is essential to serve this wine chilled though.

Flotsam & Jetsam is Chris and Suzaan Alheit’s take on Cinsault. The grapes are from the same Darling block that supplies Francois Haasbroek, Ian Naudé, Donovan Rall and Duncan Savage.

Tasting notes:
'Lime, white peach and some leesy complexity on the nose. Great fruit concentration and flavour intensity, zingy acidity, the finish long and savoury.' – Christian Eedes, Winemag.co.za 92/100

Flotsam & Jetsam wines are made in a simple way from fantastic vineyards. No fuss. Sometimes wine just needs to be wine. Stop naming fruits. Say “loganberry” and this wine will literally slap you. That’s how they made it.

Made in a light style and ultimately just to be smashed back. The wine straddles the line between seriousness and fun and is best enjoyed as the mood takes you. It is essential to serve this wine chilled though.

Flotsam & Jetsam is Chris and Suzaan Alheit’s take on Cinsault. The grapes are from the same Darling block that supplies Francois Haasbroek, Ian Naudé, Donovan Rall and Duncan Savage.

Tasting notes:
'Lime, white peach and some leesy complexity on the nose. Great fruit concentration and flavour intensity, zingy acidity, the finish long and savoury.' – Christian Eedes, Winemag.co.za 92/100

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CE 93

Country

ZA

Region

Western Cape

Style

White

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