Buy of the Week NZ

Waimea Spinyback Riesling 2016, Nelson, NZD $15

Moderately sweet riesling that nicely balances sweetness with gentle, fruity acidity. Lime, citrus and a hint of white flowers. The acidity helps to drive a reasonably lengthy and fairly drying finish. Offers value at this price. (Screwcap)

Score: 88 ★★★½ – view on

Alcohol: 11.5%

Ageing: now to 2019

Food: Vegetable and chickpea fritters in a green curry sauce

Stockists: Waimea Estates, Nelson; Federal Merchants & Co, Auckland (NZ distributor)


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