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"A brilliant, lively, clear wine, the color of freshly cut watermelon. Displays a rather complex nose comprised of pink grapefruit, peppery nasturtium and hints of strawberry jam. The palate is full of pomegranate, pink grapefruit and honey, with just a touch of spice in the aftertaste. A pleasantly
" Lovely deep ruby in appearance, with a densely coloured core. Layers of complex aromas, from bright herbal top notes to subtle sandalwood and cigar box base notes. Ripe bramble berries and plums entice with their generous fruity notes. The layered palate leads with a creamy, seductive entry onto
International Wine Cellar 89" Orange-pink color. Pungent, high-pitched aromas of pomegranate, strawberry and flowers. Wonderfully intense rose, with an impression of mineral cut and strong acidity giving grip and lift to the bracing palate. Just over five grams of residual sugar are eaten up by
Wine Spectator 87"Offers notes of plum cake, raspberry, bitter cherry and tobacco, with a hint of briar showing on the finish. Pinotage, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Cabernet Franc. Drink now. 3,500 cases imported."–JM
Wine Enthusiast 88"Young and fresh, this Chenin shows the stuffing to hold for another couple of years thanks to firm, tight acidity and a solid fruit core of pear, melon, guava and lime rind. The mouthfeel is round, but the palate isn’t heavy. An attractive hint of sweet spice unfolds on the
Wine Advocate 89"The 2011 Chenin Blanc Reserve spent nine months ageing on its fine lees in French oak. It displays fine focus and poise on the nose with an herbaceous undercurrent that adds another dimension. The palate is well balanced with crisp acidity. There are light citrus notes and a touch
" Clean and zesty wine with great balance. Tropical salad and pineapple aromas complement the lively, fresh yet complex palate that finishes refreshingly with a lingering sensation of spice and wild honey. Teddy Hall Wines was born in 2006 in response to a demand for a fresher styled, less
Wine Advocate 87"The 2011 Petit Chenin Blanc has a light, simple and attractive bouquet with some lovely pine and mint notes emerging with aeration. The palate is medium-bodied with crisp acidity. There are hints of nectarine and dried apricot with plenty of waxy fruit towards the concise finish.
" Clear, lively green apple hues. A tropical nose packed with guava, ripe and green fig, granadilla, litchi, gooseberry and a hint of green pepper - yet still maintaining a complex character of nettle and freshly cut grass. The mouth-filling ripe fruit is supported by crisp acid." ~ Winery notes