Ken Forrester

Reserve Old Vine Chenin Blanc

8.99 ratings
9.03 pro ratings
Stellenbosch, Coastal Region, Western Cape, South Africa
Chenin Blanc
Turkey, Vanilla & Caramel, Fruit & Berries, Exotic Spices, Salads & Greens, Pate, Potato, Tomato-Based, Chicken, Fruit Desserts, Quinoa, Farro, Brown Rice, White Rice, Pasta, Onion, Shallot, Garlic, Pungent Cheese, Squash & Root Vegetables, Goat & Feta Cheese, Cheddar & Gruyere, Sweet Potato, Yuca, Taro, Baking Spices, Chili & Hot Spicy, Nuts & Seeds, Soft Cheese, Salami & Prosciutto, Shellfish, Crab & Lobster, Quinoa, Shellfish, Sweet Potato
Top Notes For
Douglas Braun

2018 Vintage - yellow apple ,Musk ,honey ,spice really pretty aromas med acidity dry well done

2018 Vintage - yellow apple ,Musk ,honey ,spice really pretty aromas med acidity dry well done

Mar 10th, 2021
Scott C

Founder / Co-director SR Wine imports

8.8

Ken Forrester the king of chenin ! Apricots , hint of honey . Citrus and long . Very good

Ken Forrester the king of chenin ! Apricots , hint of honey . Citrus and long . Very good

Jul 28th, 2019
Alexa Monroy

Dried apricots, hints of vanilla. Like a creamy Chardonnay without the plastic-y aftertaste.

Dried apricots, hints of vanilla. Like a creamy Chardonnay without the plastic-y aftertaste.

1 person found it helpfulMar 22nd, 2020
James Webb

Stone fruit, maybe apricot? Kind of lacking in aeromatics. Palette was similarly uninteresting. Not faulty, but nothing to write home about.

Stone fruit, maybe apricot? Kind of lacking in aeromatics. Palette was similarly uninteresting. Not faulty, but nothing to write home about.

Oct 28th, 2019
Jordan Wardlaw

Jordan had this 2 months ago

Jordan had this 2 months ago

Feb 14th, 2021
John Seaborne Jr.

John had this 8 months ago

John had this 8 months ago

Aug 21st, 2020
Norman Wisely

Norman had this a year ago

Norman had this a year ago

Apr 24th, 2020
Toby Hughes

Toby had this 2 years ago

Toby had this 2 years ago

Jul 8th, 2019
Fred Mihm

Fred had this 2 years ago

Fred had this 2 years ago

Mar 17th, 2019