Spicy albariño

Neudorf Moutere Albariño 2016, Nelson, NZD $33

Very appealing albariño with strong citrus, orange zest and mandarin backed by subtle spiciness. A flavoursome wine in a truly dry, but not austere, style and boasting a lengthy finish. (Screwcap)

Score: 94 ★★★★½ – view on BobCampbell.nz

Alcohol: 13.5%

Ageing: now to 2021

Food: Terrine of honey bugs & ripe tomatoes, fennel & tarragon

Stockists: Neudorf Vineyards; Vino Fino, Canterbury; Caro’s, Auckland (NZ only)

Price Benchmark: NZD $28.00 Avg 94pt 2016 Albariño tasted from New Zealand

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