Riverby Estate Single Vineyard Marlborough Rosé (2021)

The vivacious, medium-bodied 2021 vintage (4*) was made principally from Pinot Noir, blended with splashes of Pinot Gris and Gruner Veltliner. Bright, light pink, it is invitingly scented, with strong, fresh, red berry and watermelon flavours, hints of strawberries and spices, and a dryish (5.5 grams/litre of residual sugar), crisp, harmonious finish.

Details

Type: Rosé Wines
Variety: Rosé Wines
Vintage: 2021
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★ – 4 Stars
Price: $21 NZD
Sweetness: MED/DRY
Value for Money: V+

The overall rating for quality is Tentative, as Michael has only reviewed a small number of vintages of this particular wine.

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

Reviewed March 2022

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