Ken Forrester Reserve Chenin Blanc 2011

Chenin Blanc Chenin Blanc
Stellenbosch, South Africa

$17.95 (231282)

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August 03, 2013

Critic Reviews (4)

John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Another distinctive, mineral-driven, rich and complex chenin blanc here from specialist Ken Forrester, delicately...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a great buy in barrel aged chenin (but the label does not indicate it is wood aged). All kinds of depth and...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

A very substantial old vine chenin blanc with terrific weight and depth. Oak is somewhat heavy handed and masks some...

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Michael Godel
Michael Godel

http://o.canada.com/life/food-drink/alternative-wine-lowdownshowdown-for-the-august-long-weekend/ "has an extended...

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Community Reviews (4)

Jason Chenier
Jason Chenier

A terrific South African chenin blanc for under $18. Tasted April 2014.

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Philip Coville
Philip Coville

Great value.

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Bob Blais
Bob Blais

Citrus, red apples and floral components on the nose. Nice mouth feel with apples and pears and good acidity with a nice finish.

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The Wine Sisters
The Wine Sisters

Flinty, mineral and sweet citrus aromas, with bright flavours of clementine orange, nectarine/peach and a steely/mineral tone. Fresh and focused with lively acidity and nice length, try this with barbecued chicken, grilled trout or green salads with fresh herbs.

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