GranMonte Spring Chenin Blanc 2019

Reminiscent of a breezy Spring
Chenin Blanc
  • $58.00

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Notes: Pear Pomelo, Melon Lime

Body: Medium -

Dryness: Dry

Acidity: Medium +

Tannin: Light

Alcohol (%): 12

Origin: Asoke Valley, Thailand

Maker: GranMonte Estate


  • Chenin Blanc

Fermentation: Steel Only

Awards: >90

Decanting: <15 minutes

Asian Food Pairing: Spicy Thai salad, Pad Cha, Hai Nan chicken rice, Chūtoro Tuna sashimi

Western Food Pairing: Fish pie, quiches


GranMonte Spring Chenin Blanc 2019

GranMonte Spring Chenin Blanc is breezy and inviting with a soft impression. The nose is a burst of tropical fruit and hints of pear and citrus. Crisp on the palate with a zesty acidity. Sweet pomelo and tropical melon with hints of white pears and lime citrus. Closes in a refreshing finish.

100% Chenin Blanc. The fruit for this wine comes from GranMonte's 15 hectare estate vineyard that lies in Asoke valley, Thailand, 350 metres above sea level. The vineyard operates with a precision farming system called ‘Smart Vineyard’, which incorporates a microclimate monitoring system. The system greatly assists their ‘tropical’ vineyard management to achieve the best possibly quality and higher yield of grapes in this unconventional viticulture climate.

Careful hand harvesting from the interior of the canopy with shading from the sun to maintain high acidity and delicate aromas. Harvesting in the cool winter nights of February to preserve the freshness of the juice. The grapes then go through a hand sorting before destemming and crushing.



 GOLD in Asian food pairing with Chūtoro Tuna Sashimi