{

Moonlight Organics Chenin Blanc

MOON001
Stellar Winery is one of South Africa’s top producers and exporters of organic, fair trade wines. Situated just outside of the Namaqualand town of Vredendal, the cellar processes grapes from farms stretching from Bulshoek Dam in the south to the cool climate vineyards of Koekenaap, close to the mouth of the Olifants River on South Africa’s west coast.
Type:
Vintage:
2015
Size:
75cl
Main Grape:
Grape Mix:
100%
Style:
Dry
ABV:
13.5%
Producer:
Region:
Country:
South Africa
Body:
Soft, fruity and aromatic
Drinking Window:
Drink now
Closure Type:
Screw Cap
£7.99
 

Stellar Winery

Stellar is situated at Kys Halte just outside Vredendal, Western Cape, which borders Namaqualand, an area famous for its spring flowers and the only semi-arid biosphere hotspot in the world. The cellar sources organic grapes from a number of independent farms. Workers on the farms and in the winery, including seasonal workers, own 26% of the enterprise through shares in the Stellar Empowerment Trust.

Tasting Notes

Granadilla, lime, guava and grapefruit on the nose, Smooth round palate with well balanced acidity. A lovely wine.

Food Matches

Very versatile - try with salads, roast chicken, salmon baked in paper or prawns in garlic.