Buy of the Week NZ

Giesen Gemstone Riesling 2017, Marlborough, NZD $19.99

This new limited release label for Giesen offers a medium riesling with precise, taut acidity creating lively tension with some residual sweetness. An appealing wine in a great aperitif style and with the potential to develop well in bottle. (Screwcap)

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

Alcohol: 10%

Ageing: now to 2027

Food: Extra mature gouda cheese with rhubarb and onion

Stockists: Vino Fino, Christchurch (NZ)

Ranked #7 of 19 2017 Riesling from New Zealand

Good Buy Rating: Good

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