Darling Cellars Old Bush Vine comes from specific old bush vines which are selected for their uniqueness in prominent terroir flavours. These vineyards are planted in the best terroir for the specific varietal. Vineyards are carefully monitored by the winemaker who ultimately decides when the grapes will be harvested. These grapes are handled separately in the cellar to preserve their natural quality and uniqueness. Passion and Respect for these old vines, have led to these beautiful and special wines. Darling Cellars OLD BUSH VINE Range is a dedicated concept from site selection, through to the final drop in the glass at the end of the bottle.
Terroir: Made from two vineyards, one on deep Hutton soils with koffieklip, the other from well drained weathered granite soil
Vineyard type: 38- 39 years old Bush Vine, no irrigation
Yield: 4 t/ha
Balling at Harvest: 23- 24°B
|Wine||Wine Maker||Main Variety|
|Darling Cellars Old Bush Vine Chenin Blanc 2016||Pieter-Niel Rossouw + Maggie Venter||Chenin Blanc|