Steen wine : 4 results priced between £1.00 and £4,000.00
Boschendal Wine Pavillion Chenin Blanc-Viognier Coastal Region 2011 75cl (Case of 6)
The blend is 80% Chenin Blanc and 20% Viognier and the wine is unoaked. Concentrated stone-fruit and pineapple aromas that are mirrored on an aromatic palate that finishes with a refreshing lemon-peel twist. Chenin blanc used to be known as Steen in South Africa.
Description The Mulderbosch Chenin Blanc Steen op Hout is part fermented (20%) and matured in a combination of new Hungarian and French oak. With a small portion of Viognier (3%) added the wine displays a powerful nose of guava, lime zest and ripe pear, braced by honeysuckle and orange blossoms. The palate is juicy with opulent passion-fruit, following through from the nose and finishing off with tart grapefruit characteristics. The refreshing acidity is perfectly counteracted by a creamy mid palate...