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2010 A.A. Badenhorst Chenin Blanc Secateurs Swartland
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89 Points | Stephen Tanzer's IWC - March/April 2011

Medium straw-yellow.  At once ripe and cool on the nose, offering scents of lemon curd, grapefruit pith, honeydew and lemon.  Dense and sweet, with an almost creamy texture nicely leavened by ripe, harmonious acidity.  Shows a peach nectar quality toward the back and the thickness of a high-end Sancerre.  Dense, sweet and fresh but will it develop more complexity?

89 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

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