Mosel-like Riesling

Drowsy-Fish-Riesling-2015Crown Range Cellar Drowsy Fish Riesling 2015, Waipara, NZD $49.99

An intriguing and seductive riesling with a creamy texture and floral, citrus, grapefruit flavours that are distinctive and appealing. Sweetness and acidity interact to give pleasing tension to this just off-dry wine. Very impressive. (Screwcap)

Score: 95 ★★★★★ – view on

Alcohol: 12.5%

Ageing: now to 2022

Food match: Gurnard bites, green chilli tahini, pistachio, orange & shallot marmalade

Stockists: Crown Range Cellar only (NZ)

Ranked #16 of 53 2015 Riesling tasted from New Zealand

Price Benchmark: NZD $38.77 Avg 95pt 2015 Riesling tasted from New Zealand

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