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Waimea Estates Classic Riesling 2014 Wine Review

Waimea Estates Classic Riesling 2014

Waimea Estates Classic Riesling 2014

Nelson, South Island, New Zealand

Community Score:88/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $18.95

Drink: 2014-2019

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: White Wine


Winery: Waimea Estates

Agent: Churchill Cellars Ltd.

Natalie's Score: 91/100

Here's what New Zealand Riesling is all about: depth of flavour, laser focus, yet incredibly elegant. Notes of white stone fruit from start to finish.

Riesling food pairings: grilled chicken with lemongrass stalk, spicy pasta dishes, shrimp tempura, grilled salmon with lemon sauce, duck liver pate.

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This Waimea Estates Classic Riesling 2014 was reviewed on May 2, 2015 by Natalie MacLean

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Darlene Myers - CAPS Student rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

It's only recently I have a tried a couple of different Rieslings from New Zealand, and this 2014 from Waimea was lovely. Fresh crisp citrus flavors and floral notes with good acidity, make for a gorgeous wine you will want to enjoy again and again this Summer.
Tarang rated this wine as 85/100 with the following review:

Green apple and honey
Semi-dry reisling - great summer sipping wine for hot day
New Zealand is better known for Sauvignon Blanc when it comes to fresh white wines, but give this Riesling a try and it'll open up your world and senses. Aromas of lime and lemon, good acidity. - Community Wine Reviews

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