FRAM Chardonnay 2020
Updated: Jul 10, 2021
Fram Chardonnay 2020 Tasting Notes (using WSET Level 2 SAT):
Colour: Medium Lemon
Nose: Medium intensity of fresh pineapple, ripe passion fruit (granadilla) and overripe mango.
Palate: Flavour – Medium intensity of fresh pineapple and lemon rind with a light cereal note on the finish.
Sweetness – Dry
Acidity – High
Tannin – n/a
Alcohol – 13,5%
Body – Medium
Finish – Medium
Pairing Suggestion: My mother-in-law’s salmon trout and cream cheese bagel.
Additional Comments: This wine has a gorgeous nose that opens beautifully as it warms to room temperature. The wine origin is Robertson, Western Cape, South Africa. The Chardonnay was aged 100% in steel and the small additional portion of Chenin Blanc was fermented on the skin on the whole bunch for two weeks.