Wine of the Week NZ

Greywacke Botrytis Pinot Gris 2011, Marlborough (375ml), NZD $37.95

Lush, rich and quite complex dessert wine in the style of Sauternes with high alcohol (14%) and a suggestion of oak adding interest to intense peach, pear, apricot and honey flavours. A beautiful dessert wine. (Screwcap)

Score: 97 ★★★★★ – view Bob’s original tasting

Alcohol: 14%

Ageing: now to 2021

Food: Tempura custard with ginger jam & matcha

Stockists: Moore Wilson, Wellington (NZ); Negociants Australia (AU distributor)

Ranked: #1 of 91 2011 Pinot Gris from Marlborough

Awarded: Top Rank

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