5% Discount on Mixed Cases. 10% Discount on Un-Mixed Cases

The OLD BRIDGE

Wine Shop

At every price level, an outstanding selection of wines chosen by John Hoskins MW

About Us

FULL-BODIED WHITES

Full-bodied whites - CHARDONNAY, Crocodile’s Lair, Bouchard Finlayson. Kaaimnansgat, South Africa (in stock from June)

2018 CHARDONNAY, Crocodile’s Lair, Bouchard Finlayson. Kaaimnansgat, South Africa

Bin: 204
Alcohol Percentage: 13.5%
Area: From their website:
"Crocodile’s Lair vineyard is hidden away in the Elands Kloof Valley behind the village of Villiersdorp, just 80km from Hermanus. A beautiful spot inside a blind valley nestled amongst majestic mountains. Bouchard Finlayson has been linked directly to this vineyard for close to twenty-four years. It is located 700m above sea level, ripens a month later than other Cape Chardonnays and benefits enormously from cool autumn temperatures. The vines are not irrigated and they produce small berries of high skin to juice ratio, which adds an extra flavour component to this superior wine."
Grape Variety: Chardonnay, fermented (as whole bunches) and matured for 8 months in French oak (around one fifth new wood).
Old Bridge Rating: Bouchard Finlayson wines normally sell in restaurants. In the current situation they are keen to offer reduced prices to move some stock!

£17.95 £13.95 per bottle
This wine does not qualify for a further case discount

Share this product: Share this wine on Facebook Share this wine on Twitter Share this wine on Pinterest
5% discount on mixed cases of 6.
10% discount on mixed cases of 12.