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Rall, White 2017

R300

38 in stock

Notes

71% Chenin Blanc, 24% Verdelho and 5% Viognier

Vineyards:
Mostly Swartland (Paardeberg) and some Stellenbosch (Bottelary and Helderberg)

Soil:
Decomposed granite and some gravel.

'The Rall White 2017 is, for the first time, sans Chardonnay and I think it is better for it. It is tighter and excites with the trademark purity of the 2017 vintage. It has developed an almost cult-like following and sells out fast. This is a super-refined, elegant Rall White and it is my favourite yet.' – James Pietersen

Tasting notes:
'71% Chenin Blanc, 24% Verdelho, 5% Viognier and the first vintage to exclude Chardonnay. Stone fruit and orange with top notes of potpourri and spice. Lovely presence in the mouth – muscular rather than weighty. Concentrated fruit and tangy acidity before a saline finish. Alcohol: 13.5%.' – Christian Eedes, Winemag.co.za, 94/100

71% Chenin Blanc, 24% Verdelho and 5% Viognier

Vineyards:
Mostly Swartland (Paardeberg) and some Stellenbosch (Bottelary and Helderberg)

Soil:
Decomposed granite and some gravel.

'The Rall White 2017 is, for the first time, sans Chardonnay and I think it is better for it. It is tighter and excites with the trademark purity of the 2017 vintage. It has developed an almost cult-like following and sells out fast. This is a super-refined, elegant Rall White and it is my favourite yet.' – James Pietersen

Tasting notes:
'71% Chenin Blanc, 24% Verdelho, 5% Viognier and the first vintage to exclude Chardonnay. Stone fruit and orange with top notes of potpourri and spice. Lovely presence in the mouth – muscular rather than weighty. Concentrated fruit and tangy acidity before a saline finish. Alcohol: 13.5%.' – Christian Eedes, Winemag.co.za, 94/100

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CE 94

Country

ZA

Region

Western Cape

Style

White

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