Newton Johnson Family Vineyards Chardonnay

NEWT010
This is an outstanding New World example of a Burgundian styled, barrel fermented Chardonnay. This South African Chardonnay has real pedigree, pristine stone fruit flavours and exceptional balance.
Type:
Vintage:
2018
Size:
75cl
Main Grape:
Grape Mix:
100%
Genres:
Style:
Dry
ABV:
13.5%
Region:
Country:
South Africa
Sub Region:
Hemel-En Aarde Valley
Body:
Soft, fruity and aromatic
Drinking Window:
Drink now through to 2028
Closure Type:
Cork
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£29.99
 

Newton Johnson Family Vineyard

Newton Johnson Vineyards is owned and managed by the Newton Johnson family. The farm is based in the upper Hemel en Aarde Valley near the seaside town of Hermanus, an hour and a half’s drive out of Cape Town. This is a popular tourist destination, famous for some of the most spectacular land-based whale watching in the world lush indigenous fynbos, a floral kingdom, home to 1500 species and exclusive to the Cape, mountain walks and bike trails.

Tasting Notes

Layers of complex flavour growing increasingly steely in the glass. Ripe citrus and white peach are combined with ornate spices and lime zest. The finish is fresh with great acidity.

Food Matches

Enjoy with a mushroom tagliatelle.