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Villiera Chenin Blanc 2008

Technical Analysis

Winemaker - Jeff Grier
Main Variety - Chenin Blanc
Alcohol - 13.13 %vol
pH - 3.55
RS - 4 g/l
Total Acid - 5.8 g/l
Appellation - Stellenbosch

Characteristics

Type - White
Style - Dry
Body - Medium
Taste - Fruity


Accolades

2006 Selected by Swissair
2005 John Platter 2006 - 4 Stars
2004 John Platter 2005 - 4 Stars
2004 Wine Magazine - 4 Stars

Tasting Notes

The wine has intense fruit with a hint of wood spice on the nose, including pineapple, guava and citrus. On the palate it is rich and full bodied with good balance and a long finish. The wine has the structure to last for 5 years but Chenin Blanc can also be enjoyed young.

Blend Information

100% Chenin Blanc


Other Vintages

Wine Wine Maker Main Variety
Villiera Chenin Blanc 2021 Jeff Grier Chenin Blanc
Villiera Chenin Blanc 2020 Jeff Grier Chenin Blanc
Villiera Chenin Blanc 2019 Jeff Grier Chenin Blanc
Villiera Chenin Blanc 2018 Jeff Grier Chenin Blanc
Villiera Chenin Blanc 2017 Jeff Grier Chenin Blanc
Villiera Chenin Blanc 2016 Jeff Grier Chenin Blanc
Villiera Chenin Blanc 2015 Jeff Grier Chenin Blanc
Villiera Chenin Blanc 2014 Jeff Grier Chenin Blanc
Villiera Chenin Blanc 2013 Jeff Grier Chenin Blanc
Villiera Chenin Blanc 2013 Jeff Grier Chenin Blanc
Villiera Chenin Blanc 2012 Jeff Grier Chenin Blanc
Villiera Chenin Blanc 2011 Jeff Grier & Christiaan Visser Chenin Blanc
Villiera Chenin Blanc 2010 Jeff Grier Chenin Blanc
Villiera Chenin Blanc 2009 Jeff Grier Chenin Blanc
Villiera Chenin Blanc 2008 Jeff Grier Chenin Blanc
Villiera Chenin Blanc 2008 Jeff Grier Chenin Blanc
Villiera Chenin Blanc 2007 Jeff Grier Chenin Blanc
Villiera Chenin Blanc 2006 Jeff Grier, Anton Smal Chenin Blanc
Villiera Chenin Blanc 2005 Jeff Grier, Anton Smal Chenin Blanc
Villiera Chenin Blanc 2003 Jeff Grier Chenin Blanc
Villiera Chenin Blanc 2000 Jeff Grier Chenin Blanc
Villiera Chenin Blanc 1999 Jeff Grier Chenin Blanc


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