Item No. 0030406103521

Ernie Els Big Easy White 2021

Ernie Els Big Easy White 2021

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Varietal
Chenin Blanc
Region
South Africa
Alcohol
13.5%

Overview

Made by cellar master Louis Strydom, this wine is Ernie Els vision to produce excellence, reflecting their respective commitment to quality. The Big Easy White offers and amazing array of honeysuckle blossoms, yellow stone fruit, peach, and passionfruit. The bouquet is summery, with added fresh cut apple and some fynbos notes. A beautiful, rich fruited wine with an attractive youthful vibrancy.

Aging

Post fermentation lees contact was maintained for two months with weekly stirring before a racking stabilization prior to bottling.

Fermentation

Fermented at low temperatures in stainless steel tanks with a combination of yeasts for two weeks. Post fermentation lees contact was maintained for two months with weekly stirring before a racking stabilization prior to bottling. This wine is crafted in afresh style without any wood component.

Tasting Notes

Style

Medium Bodied, Structured, Tropical

Aroma

Loaded with ripe kumquat,summer melon, straw, and hints of spice on the nose.

Taste

The tropical palate is richly textured with hints of wild herbs and Indian spice, adding complexity and good depth. This wine is medium –bodied and unhindered by oak giving a lively fruit structure and soft, easy finish.