This consistently classy wine is late-harvested to 'produce a Riesling with low alcohol, high residual sugar and high acidity, in order to create a tension between these components'. The 2020 vintage (5*) is already drinking well. Light gold, it has rich, peachy, slightly spicy flavours, gently honeyed notes, abundant sweetness (70 grams/litre of residual sugar), and excellent depth and harmony.
Type: White Wines
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★★ – 5 Stars
Price: $65 NZD
Value for Money: –V
This wine is a Super Classic.
Vintage: 2020; Winemaker’s Rating: 6/7; When to Drink: 22 – 31
Notes: WR provided by wineries. P = Peaked.
Reviewed March 2022