Buy of the Week NZ

Villa Maria Cellar Selection Dry Riesling 2017, Marlborough, NZD $18.50

A weighty and concentrated riesling in a truly dry style with tangy lime juice and floral flavours. A hint of sweetness adds some welcome tension. A good benchmark example of a dry riesling style. (Screwcap)

Score: 91 ★★★★ – view Bob’s original tasting

Alcohol: 11%

Ageing: now to 2022

Food: Bluff oysters garnished with a squeeze of lime

Stockists: Villa Maria Wines; The Good Wine Co & Blackmarket, Auckland (NZ); House of Fine Wine (AU distributor)

Ranked: #15 of 23 2017 Riesling from Marlborough

Awarded: Top Value

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