Derwent Estate Late Harvest Riesling, Tasmania 2015 $25
This has a most appealing spicy, limy fragrance with a tea-leafy note. The palate has richness as well as sweetness and good depth, lingering well. The acidity is soft and in harmony with the sweetness and fruit flavour. Trophy winner at the Tasmanian Wine Show. (10 per cent alcohol; screw cap.)
Score: 95 ★★★★★ – view on huonhooke.com
Aging: Drink now to nine years.
Food: Fruit salad and ice-cream.
Stockists: Elizabeth Bay Cellars (NSW); Vintage Blue Melbourne (Vic.)
Ranked #4 of 32 2015 Riesling tasted from Tasmania
Price Benchmark: $36.73 Avg 95pt 2015 Riesling tasted from Australia