Buy of the Week NZ

Greystone Pinot Gris 2016, Waipara, NZD $27

Flavoursome pinot gris with fresh apple and pear flavours plus a seasoning of spice, anise, cloves and a suggestion of bready yeast lees. Perfectly balanced wine in an off-dry style with good purity and power. (Screwcap)

Score: 95 ★★★★★ – view Bob’s original tasting

Alcohol: 13.5%

Ageing: now to 2020

Food: Blackened tuna, squid, buttered popcorn milk, chorizo broth, piquillo paper

Stockists: Greystone Wines (NZ & AU); Fine Wine Delivery Company, Auckland (NZ) Young and Rashleigh (AU distributors)

Ranked #1 of 60 2016 Pinot Gris from New Zealand

Price Benchmark: NZD $26.50 Avg 95pt 2016 Pinot Gris tasted from New Zealand

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