Old Vine Project Chenin Blanc 2019, Waterford Estate

£33.95 per bottle

About this wine

Waterford Estate Old Vine Project Chenin Blanc is made from old vine Chenin Blanc planted in 1966 and sourced from the Stellenbosch region. The 2019 shows aroma’s of white pear and
pithy grapefruit, followed by elements of peach pip, light honeycomb and soft floral notes. The mouthfeel is delicate and smooth but holds a tremendous amount of mineral flavour and depth.
A lot of stone fruit and minerality is found on the palate, with the finish being lovely fresh and almost “sweet fruit” sensation.

Alcohol: 13.5% ABV

 

array(8) {
  [0]=>
  object(WP_Term)#25981 (10) {
    ["term_id"]=>
    int(339)
    ["name"]=>
    string(16) "Waterford Estate"
    ["slug"]=>
    string(16) "waterford-estate"
    ["term_group"]=>
    int(0)
    ["term_taxonomy_id"]=>
    int(339)
    ["taxonomy"]=>
    string(11) "pa_producer"
    ["description"]=>
    string(0) ""
    ["parent"]=>
    int(0)
    ["count"]=>
    int(18)
    ["filter"]=>
    string(3) "raw"
  }
  [1]=>
  object(WP_Term)#25955 (10) {
    ["term_id"]=>
    int(14)
    ["name"]=>
    string(12) "South Africa"
    ["slug"]=>
    string(12) "south-africa"
    ["term_group"]=>
    int(0)
    ["term_taxonomy_id"]=>
    int(14)
    ["taxonomy"]=>
    string(11) "product_cat"
    ["description"]=>
    string(26) "Tradition meets innovation"
    ["parent"]=>
    int(0)
    ["count"]=>
    int(405)
    ["filter"]=>
    string(3) "raw"
  }
  [2]=>
  object(WP_Term)#25957 (10) {
    ["term_id"]=>
    int(65)
    ["name"]=>
    string(12) "Stellenbosch"
    ["slug"]=>
    string(12) "stellenbosch"
    ["term_group"]=>
    int(0)
    ["term_taxonomy_id"]=>
    int(65)
    ["taxonomy"]=>
    string(9) "pa_region"
    ["description"]=>
    string(0) ""
    ["parent"]=>
    int(0)
    ["count"]=>
    int(221)
    ["filter"]=>
    string(3) "raw"
  }
  [3]=>
  object(WP_Term)#25956 (10) {
    ["term_id"]=>
    int(344)
    ["name"]=>
    string(5) "White"
    ["slug"]=>
    string(5) "white"
    ["term_group"]=>
    int(0)
    ["term_taxonomy_id"]=>
    int(344)
    ["taxonomy"]=>
    string(9) "pa_colour"
    ["description"]=>
    string(0) ""
    ["parent"]=>
    int(0)
    ["count"]=>
    int(170)
    ["filter"]=>
    string(3) "raw"
  }
  [4]=>
  object(WP_Term)#25954 (10) {
    ["term_id"]=>
    int(72)
    ["name"]=>
    string(12) "Chenin Blanc"
    ["slug"]=>
    string(12) "chenin-blanc"
    ["term_group"]=>
    int(0)
    ["term_taxonomy_id"]=>
    int(72)
    ["taxonomy"]=>
    string(8) "pa_grape"
    ["description"]=>
    string(526) "Vouvray, Savennières and Montlouis are villages in France famous for their superb expressions of Chenin Blanc. Add to this list Stellenbosch in South Africa and the picture is complete. A waxy, citrus and cream styled white variety with stunning acidity and natural balance, it can produce deeply-flavoured wines from dry through to botrytis-affected sweet styles. It is a natural in every sense and in the hands of the greatest growers in South Africa shows the shimmering potential of the Rainbow Nation on the world stage."
    ["parent"]=>
    int(0)
    ["count"]=>
    int(51)
    ["filter"]=>
    string(3) "raw"
  }
  [5]=>
  object(WP_Term)#25953 (10) {
    ["term_id"]=>
    int(156)
    ["name"]=>
    string(4) "75cl"
    ["slug"]=>
    string(4) "75cl"
    ["term_group"]=>
    int(0)
    ["term_taxonomy_id"]=>
    int(156)
    ["taxonomy"]=>
    string(14) "pa_bottle-size"
    ["description"]=>
    string(0) ""
    ["parent"]=>
    int(0)
    ["count"]=>
    int(542)
    ["filter"]=>
    string(3) "raw"
  }
  [6]=>
  object(WP_Term)#25952 (10) {
    ["term_id"]=>
    int(325)
    ["name"]=>
    string(3) "Yes"
    ["slug"]=>
    string(3) "yes"
    ["term_group"]=>
    int(0)
    ["term_taxonomy_id"]=>
    int(325)
    ["taxonomy"]=>
    string(13) "pa_vegetarian"
    ["description"]=>
    string(0) ""
    ["parent"]=>
    int(0)
    ["count"]=>
    int(395)
    ["filter"]=>
    string(3) "raw"
  }
  [7]=>
  object(WP_Term)#25951 (10) {
    ["term_id"]=>
    int(327)
    ["name"]=>
    string(3) "Yes"
    ["slug"]=>
    string(3) "yes"
    ["term_group"]=>
    int(0)
    ["term_taxonomy_id"]=>
    int(327)
    ["taxonomy"]=>
    string(8) "pa_vegan"
    ["description"]=>
    string(0) ""
    ["parent"]=>
    int(0)
    ["count"]=>
    int(333)
    ["filter"]=>
    string(3) "raw"
  }
}
Producer Waterford Estate
Category South Africa
Region Stellenbosch
Colour White
Grape Chenin Blanc
Bottle Size 75cl
Vegetarian Yes
Vegan Yes

Delivery

Available for delivery within 10 working days.

Delivery within mainland UK is free for orders over £75.00.

 

Don't miss out on a superlative selection of world class wines...

Get competitions, promotions, offers and blog posts straight to your inbox

Blog

Celebrate 50 years of Cap Classique

01.09.2021

Featured Producer

Ernie Els Wines – Iconic wines of characteristic style, exclusivity and generosity