Buy of the Week NZ

Mount Brown Riesling 2017, Waipara, NZD $15.99

Taut, tangy riesling in an off-dry style with lime, oyster shell and subtle floral flavours. Assertive acidity helps promote a drying and quite lengthy finish. Almost falls under the category ‘green’ wines. (Screwcap)

Score: 85 ★★★ – view Bob’s original tasting

Alcohol: 11%

Ageing: now to 2022

Food: Vegetable and chickpea fritters in a green curry sauce

Stockists: Mount Brown EstateFine Wine Delivery Company, Auckland (NZ only)

Ranked: #37 of 40 2017 Riesling from New Zealand

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