Pegasus Bay Aria Late Picked Riesling (2020)

Estate-grown at Waipara, the 2020 vintage (4.5*) is packaged in a full-sized (750-ml) bottle. Bright, light lemon/green, it is still a baby, with very good intensity of fresh, citrusy, vaguely honeyed flavours, high acidity balanced by abundant sweetness, and obvious potential. Best drinking 2024+.

Details

Type: Sweet White Wines
Variety: Sweet White Wines
Vintage: 2020
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★★ – 5 Stars
Price: $40 NZD
Sweetness: SW
Value for Money: V+

This wine has a volume of (750ML).
This wine is a Potential Classic.

When to drink: 2024

Past Vintages:
Vintage: 2020; Winemaker’s Rating: 7/7; When to Drink: 22 – 50
Vintage: 2018; Winemaker’s Rating: 6/7; When to Drink: 22 – 30
Notes: WR provided by wineries. P = Peaked.

Reviewed March 2022

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