Buy of the Week NZ

Mount Riley Pinot Gris 2016, Marlborough, NZD $17.99

Attractive pinot gris in an off-dry style with delicate pear and apple flavours plus a suggestion of nutty yeast lees character. Silken-textured wine with just a hint of tannins helping to promote a drying finish. (Screwcap)

Score: 93 ★★★★½ – view Bob’s original tasting

Alcohol: 13.5%

Ageing: now to 2021

Food: Tiger prawns, shrimp dumpling, quail egg, yuzu, salty shrimp crispies

Stockists: Fine Wine Delivery Co, Auckland; First Glass Wines, Auckland (NZ); Wine Box Warehouse – Vic, Summer Hill Wine Shop, Sydney – NSW (AU)

Ranked #3 of 40 2016 Pinot Gris from Marlborough

Good Buy Rating: Good

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