Buy of the Week NZ

Giesen Gemstone Riesling 2018, Marlborough, NZD $19.99

Medium riesling with citrus, lime and wildflower flavours. Initial sweetness creates a lovely tension with fruity acidity, which helps drive a lengthy finish. An ethereal texture adds delicacy and charm. (Screwcap)

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

Alcohol: 10%

Ageing: now to 2023

Food: Sashimi, wasabi, shoyu and ginger

Stockists: Giesen Wines cellar door; New World South Island stores; Vino Fino, Christchurch (NZ only)

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