Ken Forrester Reserve Chenin Blanc 2010, Wo Stellenbosch

Chenin Blanc Chenin Blanc
Stellenbosch, South Africa

$17.95 (231282)

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July 21, 2012

Critic Reviews (2)

John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Still quite closed and reserved on the nose, though a little coaxing brings out some intriguing lemon and sandstone...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

Ken Forrester may be a leading proponent of chenin blanc’s revival in South Africa; but I can’t say I am huge fan of...

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Community Reviews (2)

Blair WineLover
Blair WineLover

I found this to be a nice fresh tasting white wine. That is quite a spread between our two reviewers. I come in the middle. I like this, but it is not amazing.

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Robert Kischuk
Robert Kischuk

Agree with DL on this one.
Acrid sulfer notes; disagreeable; not enough fruit/aroma character to make my amateur palate want more than a couple sips.
Will cellar my second bottle for a couple years and see if it improves as JS suggests.

Update: Blair makes me wonder if my bottle was 'off'. Will give my second bottle a year or two and try again.

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