Misha's Vineyard Limelight Riesling (2018)

This single-vineyard wine is estate-grown and hand-harvested at Bendigo, in Central Otago. The vivacious 2018 vintage (5*) is a medium style (33 grams/litre of residual sugar), with complexity gained by fermenting 24 per cent of the blend with indigenous yeasts in old French oak barrels. Bright, light lemon/green, it is tightly structured, with youthful, citrusy, limey flavours, showing excellent delicacy, vigour and poise, gentle sweetness and a long finish. Best drinking 2023+.

Details

Type: White Wines
Variety: Riesling
Vintage: 2018
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★★ – 5 Stars
Price: $30 NZD
Sweetness: MED
Value for Money: AV

Buyer’s Guide Edition: 2021

This wine is a Classic.

When to drink: 2023

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