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Saurwein Chi Riesling 2019

R210.00

Named “possibly the best SA Riesling I have tasted”, by Jancis Robinson. Chi means “life force” and Chi stands for CHIUTA (an African rain god).

This Riesling is from a rocky single vineyard in Elgin with…

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This Riesling is from a rocky single vineyard in Elgin with loamy red slate soil. 2019 was a great vintage with cool late ripening for this grape variety in particular.

Spontaneous fermentation lasted just over 9 weeks and has palate weight, texture and citrus aromas, fruity flavours, texture. Think citrus, lemon sherbet, floral, fynbos, rose geranium, apple blossom.

If you’re after a zesty, fruity & citrusy wine, this is it! Ideal for salads, cheeses, Asian-style dishes with a bit of spice & sweetness.

 

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