Selaks Heritage Reserve Gisborne/Waipara Gewürztraminer/Riesling (2011)

The 2011 vintage (4*) is a blend of almost equal portions of Gisborne Gewürztraminer and Waipara Riesling. It has strongly spicy flavours, suggestive of Gewürztraminer, but also Riesling’s citrusy notes. Soft and sweet (120 grams/litre of residual sugar), with excellent harmony and richness, it’s ready to roll.


Type: Sweet White Wines
Variety: Sweet White Wines
Vintage: 2011
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★ – 4 Stars
Price: $20 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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