Riverby Estate Marlborough Single Vineyard Noble Riesling (2011)

The impressive 2011 vintage (4.5*) was made from late-picked, fully botrytised fruit. Golden, it is very sweet (219 grams/litre of residual sugar) and honeyed, with concentrated, apricot-like flavours, woven with fresh acidity, and lovely richness.

Details

Type: Sweet White Wines
Variety: Sweet White Wines
Vintage: 2011
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★✰ – 4.5 Stars
Price: $35 NZD
Sweetness: SW
Value for Money: –V

Buyer’s Guide Edition: 2014

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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