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Simonsig Chenin Blanc 2012 Wine Review

Simonsig Chenin Blanc 2012

Simonsig Chenin Blanc 2012

W.O., Stellenbosch, South Africa

Community Score: 4.4/5

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Price: $12.95

Product #: 981167

BC Product #: 613414

Drink: 2013-2015



 

Alcohol: 13.8%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: White Wine


Bottle size: 750 ml

Winery: Simonsig

Agent: Azureau Wine Agency

Natalie's Score: 87/100

Dry with attractive white peach and white melon. Crisp, refreshing aperitif or companion to fresh seafood.

Chenin Blanc food pairings: mild Thai curries.

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The 2012 has a veritable tsunami of tropical fruit smells – guavas, a classical Chenin smell, some ripe slices of fresh pear and sweet melon. These all are evident on the palate and in the long aftertaste which is all about honey and white flowers. A delicious wine as an aperitif, though it goes so well with food, particularly Oriental foods. Source: Michael Olivier, michaelolivier.co.za, Feb. 22, 2013
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