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Badenhorst, Secateurs White, Chenin Blanc, Swartland, 2020

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Badenhorst, Secateurs White, Chenin Blanc, Swartland, 2020

10% goes into old oak barrels, giving volume rather than oak flavour, and the wine gains weight from about seven months on its lees. This is just so creamy and textured for the price. Sunnily exotic fruit - tangerines, lime, and orange peel -... Read More

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Badenhorst, Secateurs White, Chenin Blanc, Swartland, 2020

ColourWhite

RegionSwartland

GrowerBadenhorst

Grape VarietyChenin Blanc

Vintage2019

ABV13.5%

Bottle75cl

ClosureScrewcap

CodeBAD120

Our Rating

Dry

Dry > Sweet

Badenhorst Family Wines

Swartland, South Africa

We met Adi Badenhorst when he was making great wines at Rustenberg, and we have been shipping bottles from the family-owned vineyards at Kalmoesfontein farm on the Paardeberg for so many years that we still remember the days of bats nesting in the bedrooms and the resident Cape Cobra that lived behind one of the fermentation tanks!

The farm is now a...

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Chenin Blanc

Origins

  • Anjou in the Loire, where documented in the 9thC
  • Also known as Pineau in the Loire, Steen in South Africa

Characteristics   

  • Naturally productive and high yielding
  • Huge range of styles:  bone dry (e.g. Savennières); off-dry (e.g. old fashioned South African "Steen"); medium dry (e.g....
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Badenhorst, Secateurs White, Chenin Blanc, Swartland, 2020

10% goes into old oak barrels, giving volume rather than oak flavour, and the wine gains weight from about seven months on its lees. This is just so creamy and textured for the price. Sunnily exotic fruit - tangerines, lime, and orange peel - with nuances of cashew nut and marzipan. Could easily be served with chicken, strongly-flavoured seafood, or just enjoyed as an aperitif. Now-2022

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