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Buy the Case: 2016 Indaba Chenin Blanc Western Cape, South Africa

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240 of 480 bottles left

Product Price

Compare $12.00
Bottle $12.00
$9.60
Case $72.00

Bin Ends Notes:

ORDER 12 BOTTLES; DISCOUNT TABULATES AUTOMATICALLY TO $72.


Several months ago, Bin Ends Operations Director Dan Comer had the opportunity to travel to South Africa to tour the wine regions of Stellenbosch, Robertson, and the Western Cape. If you have spent any time in either of our stores, then you know Dan. He's the guy who has been with us from the very beginning back in 2008, the guy who has a photographic memory for people's names, they guy who has developed a palate for wine that is almost as impressive as his ability to place names with faces. Visiting some of the most historic wineries on the Cape, along with many of the new guard properties that are blazing a bright future for the wines of South Africa, Dan was able to gain a terrific understanding of what makes the South African wine trade so exciting today.

In the case of white wines, that shining star is Chenin Blanc, a grape variety that has been grown in this area for several hundred years. It's the classic case of what is old is new again.This is particularly true when you put that fruit in the remarkably talented hands of an individual such as Bruwer Raats, one of the folks that Dan got to spend a good amount of time with during his time in South Africa. Tasting through the entire range of wines crafted by Bruwer, from both his own property, Raats Family Wines, as well as those from Indaba Wines, it was abundantly clear to Dan that this guy has some mad winemaking skills and that anything he put his hands on had the potential to be turned to gold.

With this information in hand, we were particularly excited to have the opportunity get our hands on the latest release from Indaba Wines, their 2016 Chenin Blanc from the Western Cape.
As soon as we crunched the numbers and realized that we could make this wine work as a "BUY THE CASE" feature it would not be an overstatement to say that there was more than just a little bit of dancing around the table going on. We absolutely LOVE to find you great wines and serious savings and we LOVE this wine - IT'S SUMMERTIME IN A BOTTLE, BABY!!

The Man... Bruwer Raats!!

Bruwer has a particular devotion to the Chenin Blanc grape and a deep appreciation for its chameleon-like qualities (it makes wines ranging from bone-dry to dessert-level sweet), its ability to reflect its terroir and its unfailing determination to make itself into wines that are incredibly delicious and versatile.

Today's offer, the 2016 Indaba Wines Chenin Blanc- Western Cape hits all the high notes that one looks for in great Chenin Blanc. It abounds with generous flavors of Key lime, Bosc pear, green apple, a hint of spiciness and lively acidity. The bold, fruit forward character of this wine, along with its substantial medium weight palate (just a kiss - 2% - is barrel fermented) is sure to make a big splash at all your Summer occasions as this wine is both food friendly and totally engaging as a cocktail wine. From the dining table to the back yard patio, the 2016 Indaba Chenin Blanc is a winner.

We feel very confident in saying that just about anyone would be happy to pay the full price of $12 per bottle for this lovely wine without batting an eye, but at today's $6 price tag this offer is a no-brainer. What are you waiting for? Snap it up before it's gone!

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