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La Petite Ferme Barrel Fermented Chardonnay

Barrel Fermented Chardonnay 2018 - ZAR220

Winemaker's notes
This Chardonnay is made from 40% of our Franschhoek estate grapes and 60% from Elim(Agulhas). Elim grapes add minerality and freshness, Franschhoek grapes show richness of fruit. Citrus and lime notes leading into rich white pear. Lingering finish with dry savouriness.
Winemaking
Grapes from different sites picked separately and at different sugars to highlight differences in our terroir. Matured in 1st 2nd and 3rd fill barrels for 10 months. Barrels stirred every second week for 3 months giving full rich mouth feel..
Wine analysis
Residuel Sugar 1.6g/l
pH 3.51
Total Acid 6.3g/l
Alc 12.3%