Burn Cottage Central Otago Riesling/Grüner Veltliner (2019)

Certified organic, the 2019 vintage (5*) is an estate-grown, hand-harvested blend of Riesling (64 per cent) and Grüner Veltliner (36 per cent), fermented and matured for 11 months in stainless steel barrels and old oak barriques. Bright, light lemon/green, it is highly scented, with intense, vigorous, citrusy, slightly spicy flavours, vaguely toasty notes adding complexity, fresh acidity and a dry (3.8 grams/litre of residual sugar), lasting finish. Drink now or cellar.

Details

Type: White Wines
Variety: Riesling
Vintage: 2019
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★★ – 5 Stars
Price: $55 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: AV

Reviewed June 2022

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