Ken Forrester

Petit Stellenbosch Chenin Blanc

8.7166 ratings
8.68 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
Mark Oldman

looking for the perfect Spring white #wine? Think Chenin Blanc fr #SouthAfrica, dependably dry & wallet-friendly. This Ken Forrester 'Petit' is melony and crisp, bursting open on yer palate like a crocus - at perfectly named gastropub YN bar in #nyc

looking for the perfect Spring white #wine? Think Chenin Blanc fr #SouthAfrica, dependably dry & wallet-friendly. This Ken Forrester 'Petit' is melony and crisp, bursting open on yer palate like a crocus - at perfectly named gastropub YN bar in #nyc

1 person found it helpfulMar 12th, 2016
Sue Mohle

Lovely light party wine

Lovely light party wine

1 person found it helpfulApr 17th, 2015
Gordon Walker

Buttery, microbial, floral, matchstick, butterscotch

Buttery, microbial, floral, matchstick, butterscotch

Dec 2nd, 2014
Tom Riley

Great quaffer. Light, crisp, balanced, and refreshing. 13% abv. At $12 hard to beat.

Great quaffer. Light, crisp, balanced, and refreshing. 13% abv. At $12 hard to beat.

Mar 16th, 2014
Mason Balistreri

Sommelier, International Wine Guild; Balistreri Vineyard; Sales, Joy Wine and Spirits

8.2

Pretty pear notes. Straightforward.

Pretty pear notes. Straightforward.

Mar 4th, 2014
Savannah Turley

Lemon grass, green table grapes

Lemon grass, green table grapes

Nov 10th, 2013
John T
8.9

Very pleasant go to table white. We love it for that. $9 a bottle. Great value for that

Very pleasant go to table white. We love it for that. $9 a bottle. Great value for that

Feb 3rd, 2018
Bryan McLean

Light, tart, grassy, spicy, good mouthfeel and short aftertaste.

Light, tart, grassy, spicy, good mouthfeel and short aftertaste.

Jan 11th, 2018
Joe F
8.5

Not sure which forester chenin Blanc we had. Balanced oak, flower, citrus. 2007 curious grape tasting.

Not sure which forester chenin Blanc we had. Balanced oak, flower, citrus. 2007 curious grape tasting.

Nov 16th, 2017
Chantelle M

Wine on the lawn from Kim and Victor. Lively with a certain bite to it.

Wine on the lawn from Kim and Victor. Lively with a certain bite to it.

Sep 1st, 2017