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This wine was made from carefully selected grapes from a 38 year old single vineyard bush vine block, situated in the famous Stellenbosch area. Secondary fermentation and aging for another 315 days in new French oak barrels. The wine boasts a bouquet of yellow apple, white pear and hints of honey, with an appealing freshness on the finish. FOOD PARTNERS Mild Thai Curry, Mussels in Creamy Sauce, Pork Belly with Orange Jus, Pan fried Duck with Mango Chutney

Koelenhof Winery Stellenbosch 1679 Single Vineyard Old Bush Vine Chenin Blanc 2020

Region: Stellenbosch

Country: South Africa

Closure: Natural Cork

ABV: 14.76%


  1. 93

    Scented pears. Bright juicy fruit. Sweet and juicy.

  2. 93

    Opens with a smokey edge, hints of Chinese herbs. Round and rich, slightly broad and a touch phenolic. Lots of intensity, but somewhat brash.

  3. 95

    Honeycomb, toasty lemon curd aromas. Generous, ripe and developed with lemon curd, honeyed flavours, chalky dry textures and bitter sweet notes

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