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.
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.
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.
Green leafy notes combine with mouthwatering ripe apple and lime scents on the nose of this crisp, stylish Riesling. It's reasonably full-bodied at 12.5% alcohol but dry, finishing fresh and minerally.
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
Food Pairings for Kim Crawford Riesling Marlborough Dry
Best Wine Deals
Riesling Top Lists
R Wines Grenache Barossa Valley Bitch (2011)Wishlisted
Complicated Chardonnay (2012)Wishlisted
Roll Ranch Syrah (2009)Wishlisted
Alberto Longo Cacc'E Mmitte di Lucera (2005)Rated
Domaine Drouhin Edition Rose of Pinot Noir (2013)Reviewed
Hello Snooth! Need a little help...Replied
Jacob's Creek Sparkling Chardonnay Pinot Noir (NV)Wishlisted
And now for something completely different ...Replied
Frederic Lornet Arbois Trousseau (2011)Reviewed
A day in the life, 2015 Las Madres Winemakers LuncheonReplied