Riverby Estate Marlborough Pinot Gris (2021)

The 2021 vintage (4*) was estate-grown in the Wairau Valley and handled in tanks. Bright, light lemon/green, it is a fresh, medium to full-bodied, vibrantly fruity wine, with strong, peachy, slightly spicy and gingery flavours, and an off-dry (5.5 grams/litre of residual sugar) finish. Drink now or cellar.

Details

Type: White Wines
Variety: Pinot Gris
Vintage: 2021
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★ – 4 Stars
Price: $22 NZD
Sweetness: MED/DRY
Value for Money: V+

Past Vintages:
Vintage: 2021; Winemaker’s Rating: 6/7; When to Drink: 22 – 26
Vintage: 2019; Winemaker’s Rating: 6/7; When to Drink: 22 – 28
Vintage: 2018; Winemaker’s Rating: 7/7; When to Drink: 22 – 24
Notes: WR provided by wineries. P = Peaked.

Reviewed March 2022

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