Top South Africa Cape white blends

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Critics are abuzz at what looks set to be 'the next big thing' from South Africa: premium white blends to rival the best from Bordeaux, the Rhone and beyond. Tina Gellie visits the Cape to find out why and selects 12 of the best picks to buy...
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South Africa Cape Blends, Nederburg Ingenuity White
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Nederburg, Ingenuity White, Coastal Region 2011

Nederburg, Ingenuity White, Coastal Region 2011
(35% Sauvignon Blanc, 15% Semillon, 14% Chardonnay, 10% Chenin Blanc, 8% Viognier, 2% Gewurztraminer, 2% Verdelho)
Fresh, bright, lifted aromatics of white flowers and stone fruit. Tight, complex, firm palate with lifted spice. Creamy texture. Very well made and intriguing. (18/20pts (93/100pts)
Price N/A UK nederburg.com
Drink 2013–2018
Alc 13%

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