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Man Vintners Free-Run Steen Chenin Blanc 2015 Wine Review

Man Vintners Free-Run Steen Chenin Blanc 2015

Man Vintners Free-Run Steen Chenin Blanc 2015

Coastal Region W.O., South Africa

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $13.95

Drink: 2016-2018

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: White Wine


Winery: Man Vintners

Agent: Von Terra Enterprises Ltd.

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This Man Vintners Free-Run Steen Chenin Blanc 2015 was reviewed on January 7, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Jane Staples - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

A great example of this varietal , made using only free-run juice(no pressing of grapes). Bright pear and apple aromas with clean tree fruit and tropical fruit flavours and great acidity. Super with chicken salad. When you're looking for a fresh, fruity white wine, this offers great value.
Tasted Jan. 2017
Man Vintners was founded in 2001 among three friends and their wives. To keep the peace, so the back label says, they named it for the first names of their wives: Marie, Anette and Nicky. Chenin Blanc thrives in the warm climate where these vines are planted. They only use free-run juice so no juice from pressing the grapes for the freshest, most pure flavours and delicacy in this wine. - Community Wine Reviews
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