CHENIN BLANC

white grape variety


SYNONYM

Pineau de la Loire (Loire Valley, France)

VINE

early budding

late ripening

high yields

susceptible to powdery mildew and botrytis bunch rot


WINE

pale colour

high acidity

medium alcohol

medium body

medium to pronounced intensity

peach, mango, smoke

REGIONS

Western Australia, Australia

Loire Valley, France

South-West, France

South Africa

Central Coast California, United States

Southern California, United States

Inland Valleys, United States

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