The Malan Family Selection
Chenin Avec Chêne 2016
On the nose the wine shows fresh floral and honey notes with hints of gooseberries and toasty oak aromas. The palate is filled with layers of dried fruit flavours. The wine has a zesty fresh acidity that adds to the freshness, resulting in a long lingering aftertaste.
Style: Full-bodied Chenin Blanc matured in wood.
Wood maturation: 11 Months oaking. 7% French Oak 3rd and 4th fill barrels.
Cellaring potential: At its best within three to four 4 years of vintage date.