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210. 2014 CHARDONNAY, ‘Evidence’, Julien Schaal. Elgin, S. Africa
Alcohol Percentage: 13.5%
Area: Elgin is a genuinely cool climate area, on the coast east of Cape Town, renowned exclusively for apple growing until 20 years ago
Grape Variety: Chardonnay fermented and matured in 300 litre oak barrels (only a small proportion new) for a year
Producer: Julien Schaal is a really talented young producer making wine from Grand Cru (only) vineyards in Alsace at the same time as producing a small selection of Chardonnay in South Africa (first vintage 2005).
Press Reviews: "Heady and concentrated. Very pure and bright indeed. Sculpted with green fruits. 17/20" - www.jancisrobinson.com
21.00 £18.00 per bottle
This wine does not qualify for a further case discount
5% discounts on Mixed Cases.
10% discount on Un-Mixed Cases.