Classy pinot gris

tantalus-estate-pinot-gris-2015Tantalus Estate Pinot Gris 2015, Waiheke, NZD $42

Reasonably weighty and silken-textured pinot gris, with appealing ripe pear, apple, spice and root ginger flavours. An attractive wine that achieves a good balance between flavour and texture. (Screwcap)

Score: 93 ★★★★½ – view on

Alcohol: 14%

Ageing: now to 2021

Food: Parfait of chicken livers, sourdough, tamarillo, pickles

Stockists: Tantalus Estate (NZ & AU); Waiheke Wine Centre

Ranked #22 of 108 2015 Pinot Gris tasted from New Zealand

Price Benchmark: NZD $28.50 Avg 93pt 2015 Pinot Gris tasted from New Zealand

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