Mullineux Family Wines

Straw Wine Chenin Blanc

9.24 ratings
9.32 pro ratings
Swartland, 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
Matthew Rorick

Owner/Winemaker Forlorn Hope Wines

9.0

Chenin, y'all

Chenin, y'all

Nov 26th, 2014
Christian Baeppler

2012 Mullineux Straw Wine, Swartland, South Africa. Luxurious sweet wine dried on straw matts and wires for 3 weeks. Unctuous style with aromas of Manuka honey, apricot marmalade and marcipan. Layers and layers of flavour, delicious! Acid sits borderline. Pair with some acid rich fruits.

2012 Mullineux Straw Wine, Swartland, South Africa. Luxurious sweet wine dried on straw matts and wires for 3 weeks. Unctuous style with aromas of Manuka honey, apricot marmalade and marcipan. Layers and layers of flavour, delicious! Acid sits borderline. Pair with some acid rich fruits.

Apr 12th, 2014
Richard Portes

2012. 17. Not as impressed as when I first had this. Lovely but not complex nor v interesting.

2012. 17. Not as impressed as when I first had this. Lovely but not complex nor v interesting.

Jan 22nd, 2017
Johan Smuts

Johan had this a year ago

Johan had this a year ago

Oct 9th, 2019