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El Bandito Chenin Blanc

9.042 ratings
8.913 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
Weijie Shi (Jay)

Yep. Made from grapes. Untraditional Chenin Blanc. So perfumed almost like Viognier.

Yep. Made from grapes. Untraditional Chenin Blanc. So perfumed almost like Viognier.

Apr 25th, 2018
Christy Frank

Yum. Yes, just yum. I know I liked it, but it was La Dive. It was a long day. Give a girl a break.

Yum. Yes, just yum. I know I liked it, but it was La Dive. It was a long day. Give a girl a break.

1 person found it helpfulFeb 25th, 2015
Pax Mahle

Owner/Winemaker Wind Gap Wines, Agharta & Pax

8.9

Crazy good

Crazy good

1 person found it helpfulSep 9th, 2014
Rubychick

This is where we disagree. Love natural wines but too hard to love.

This is where we disagree. Love natural wines but too hard to love.

Mar 6th, 2015
Evan Lewandowski

Craig Hawkins' goodies. Dry, but the kicker is how crunchy it feels, so reminiscent of the muscat grape itself. I'm for it 100%.

Craig Hawkins' goodies. Dry, but the kicker is how crunchy it feels, so reminiscent of the muscat grape itself. I'm for it 100%.

Aug 7th, 2014
Jordi Pazo

Monvínic. Club 50 Oct-17.
18.03.20

Monvínic. Club 50 Oct-17.
18.03.20

Mar 18th, 2020
Gelert Hart

Beautiful and raw orange wine

Beautiful and raw orange wine

Nov 29th, 2018
Erika Strong

Made with wine.

Made with wine.

Nov 25th, 2017
Erik Longabardi

South African genius right here. Soft shelled crabs and this monster of a wine.

South African genius right here. Soft shelled crabs and this monster of a wine.

Jun 30th, 2017
Michael Piaker

This that skin contact #chenincheninchenin, fam...

22 June 2017. 1 or 8, Brooklyn, NY.

This that skin contact #chenincheninchenin, fam...

22 June 2017. 1 or 8, Brooklyn, NY.

Jun 23rd, 2017