Riverby Estate Single Vineyard Marlborough Grüner Veltliner (2021)

Estate-grown and hand-harvested at Rapaura, in the Wairau Valley, the youthful 2021 vintage (4*) is a characterful wine. Bright, light lemon/green, it is full-bodied, with good vigour and concentration of citrusy, peachy, spicy flavours, and a dry (4 grams/litre of residual sugar) finish. Best drinking mid-2022+.

Details

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

When to drink: 2022

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

Reviewed March 2022

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