Framingham F Series Gewürztraminer VT (2009)

The 2009 vintage (5*) was made from dehydrated Marlborough grapes, harvested at 34 brix with just a touch of botrytis (5 per cent). Fermented with indigenous yeasts in old oak barrels, it’s a low-alcohol style (8.5 per cent), golden, with a gingery fragrance and lovely richness of sweet (180 grams/litre of residual sugar), citrusy, spicy flavours, layered, complex and well-rounded.

Details

Type: Sweet White Wines
Variety: Sweet White Wines
Vintage: 2009
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★★ – 5 Stars
Price: $40 NZD
Sweetness: SW
Value for Money: V+

Buyer’s Guide Edition: 2012

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

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