Pure gewürztraminer

Bladen Gewürztraminer 2016, Marlborough, NZD $25

Lush, intensely flavoured gewürztraminer with classic rose petal, Turkish Delight and a hint of clove and anise flavours. Quite an opulent wine with impressive purity. Made in an off-dry style. (Screwcap)

Score: 93 ★★★★½ – view on BobCampbell.nz

Alcohol: 15%

Ageing: now to 2020

Food: Braised baby squid, tomato, chilli, parsley crumb

Stockists: Bladen Wines; Firebrand – Vic; The Wine Tradition – QLD (AU distributors)

Price Benchmark: AUD $31.50 Avg 93pt 2016 Gewürztraminer tasted from New Zealand

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