Waitaki winner

ostler-audreys-pg-2015Ostler Audrey’s Pinot Gris 2015, Waitaki Valley, NZD $35

Delicately scented pinot gris with mineral, ginger, fresh pear and a savoury yeast lees influence. The wine has weight and a pleasing silken texture, with a lengthy finish. Delicious pinot gris with development potential. (Screwcap)

Score: 95 ★★★★★ – view on BobCampbell.nz

Alcohol: 13.5%

Ageing: now to 2021

Food: Seafood risotto, sautéed prawns, mussels, calamari, cockles, scallops & fresh fish

Stockists: Caros Wine Merchants, Auckland; City Wine Centre & Spirits, Wellington (NZ); Vranken-Pommery, Victoria (AU distributors)

Ranked #8 of 93 2015 Pinot Gris tasted from New Zealand

Price Benchmark: NZD $28.48 Avg 95pt 2015 Pinot Gris tasted from New Zealand

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