Under $20

Thorn-Clark-Sandpiper-Riesling-2015Thorn-Clarke Sandpiper Riesling, Eden Valley 2015 $19

Dried flower and straw aromas mingle with a touch of spice; the wine is very intense and yet also delicate in the mouth, with refined texture and a long persistence. The track-record shows it will also age well. Good value. (12 per cent alcohol; screw cap.)

Score: 93 ★★★★½ – view on huonhooke.com

Aging: Drink now to five years.

Food: Deep-fried garfish.

Stockists: Jim’s Cellars (NSW); Smith Street Cellars (Vic.)

Ranked #6 of 28 2015 Riesling tasted from Eden Valley

Price Benchmark: $27.87 Avg 93pt 2015 Riesling tasted from Australia

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