Gen del Alma 2018 'Ji Ji Ji' Chenin Blanc, Tunuyan
Item Number: 12267
Sub Region: Uco Valley
Grape(s): 100% Chenin Blanc
Type: Wine - White
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Viticulture: Practicing Organic
Vineyard Notes: The Chenin Blanc was planted in the 1970s in Villa Seca in the Tunuyán subregion of Uco Valley.
Winemaking Notes: The whole clusters were pressed to old 10,000-liter oak vats. Fermentation occurred with native yeast. Wine kept in contact with the lees for one month. No adjustments, additives, fining or filtering occurred. No SO2 was used at bottling.
92pts (2016 Vintage) Wine Advocate 12/2016
"Only on its second vintage, the white 2016 JI JI JI Chenin Blanc is already almost legendary. The nose might be a bit dizzy, but the palate is sharp as a shaving razor, with very high acidity, a light body and focused, clean flavors, austere and mineral. Simply amazing."