Kim Crawford Riesling Marlborough Dry 2008
One of the reasons why New Zealand Sauvignon Blancs have taken the world by storm. Delightful to the point of exuberance, this is a great wine for drinking alone of with lighter fare.
RiceSelect's creamy Arborio gets blended with sweet potato, coconut milk and vanilla to create this decadent cheesecake. Pairs well with Saunternes; a white dessert wine that has hints of coconut from aging in oak barrels.
External Reviews for Kim Crawford Riesling Marlborough Dry
Intense aromatics with citrus and grapefruit complexed with hints of honey and spice. Explosion of fruit flavors citrus honey and even some peach. Great minerality in the wine is balanced with a hint of sweetness.
Colour:Palest green.Aroma:Wonderful lifted aromas of citrus, honey and apple blossom.Palate:A citrus burst is immediately obvious on the palate. A lively little wine with good structure, palate weight and persistence.Food Match:An ideal aperitif or suited to delicate fusion foods.Cellar:Great now and can only get better. Will keep up to 10 years with careful cellaring.
Wine Tasting NotesIntense aromatics with citrus and grapefruit complexed with hints of honey and spice. Explosion of fruit flavors, citrus, honey and even some peach. Great minerality in the wine is balanced with a hint of sweetness.
87 points - Wine EnthusiastColor: Pale straw.Aroma: Intense aromatics with citrus and grapefruit complexed with hints of honey and spice.Palate: Explosion of fruit flavours, citrus, honey and eve
A stalwart of the New Zealand Riesling firmament, Kim Crawfordrsquo;s 2006 version is a solid effort that boasts some beautiful pink-grapefruit aromas and flavors. Ultimately, this lacks a bit of complexity, but it nicely balances sugar and acid in a plump, easy-to-drink wine with no hard edges.
Shows very good intensity to lemon-lime, green apple and mineral accents. Drink now.
Food Pairings for Kim Crawford Riesling Marlborough Dry
Spicy Salmon & Avocado Tower
Coconut Rice Sweet Potato Cheesecake
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