The Boneline 2020 Dry Riesling (Waipara)

#41 Enthusiast 100 2022
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With an unmistakably NZ Riesling-esque nose (think: bright lime, lemon oil, kerosene, honeysuckle and warm beeswax), this lucid, layered and thoughtfully made wine is one of the best young Rieslings in New Zealand. And it's a bargain to boot. It's bone dry with a lemony, tart acidity that slices and dices. But the texture—somehow both lean and generous—and the vibrant, honey-flecked fruit tip the scales back to the center. Sip with young, creamy cheese or cellar until around 2030 for a richer, more honeyed and complex bottling. Christina Pickard

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  • Alcohol
    12.2%
  • Bottle Size
    750 ml
  • Category
    White
  • Importer
    Wine Dogs Imports LLC
  • Date Published
    10/1/2022
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