Overgaauw Wine Estate
This wine was made from specially selected grapes of old bush vines planted in 1981. The Chenin Blanc “Landskap” (meaning Landscape), offers sweet tropical aromas of guava, apple, ripe pears and melon. Rich and well balanced wine with long, smooth finish.
Well-drained gravel soils. Good quality grapes are harvested at a full ripe stage of 24 ̊B. The crushed grapes are inoculated with pure yeast and fermented dry at 26 - 28 ̊C. Alcoholic fermentation is completed in about 7 - 8 days. The grapes are then pressed and after malolactic fermentation, aged in a combination of French & American oak barrels for 12 months.