Straw Colour with hints of green and gold. Blackcurrants, Papaya and Figs with racy acidity and tropical burst of fruit on the palate. The oak is subtle but gives a creamy texture that compliments the fresh acidity and tropical flavours. Will age for 3 – 5 Years.
Darling and Sauvignon Blanc is synonymous. With cool climate, quality fruit. When standing in the vineyards early morning or late afternoon, the cooling mist from the West Coast rolls in like smoke over the hot vineyards. A Barrel fermented and matured Sauvignon Blanc inspired by the French produces Pouilly-Fumé. Blanc FuméDirectly translates to White Smoke which denotes the gunflint aromas and distinct minerality that characterize these wines.
Wit Walm, the Afrikaans for white smoke, pays homage to its namesake thanks to the minerality of the fruit from Darling and its fermentation and maturation in French Oak Barrels.