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"Succulent, supple & lingering" Wine Orbit

"Beautifully maturing; attractively expressed & flavoursome with a lingering silky finish" Wine Orbit

Delicious with pork dishes & spicy Asian cuisine

Mystery Central Otago Pinot Gris 2016

Member rating / 12
$17.99p/Btl
Elsewhere $29.99 $26.08
6 Btls, $107.94 6 Btls, $93.86




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Awarded 91/100 Points Awarded 4.5 Stars Awarded 4 Stars Awarded Silver Medal
Mystery Central Otago Pinot Gris 2016

Mystery Central Otago Pinot Gris 2016

Member rating / 12
Attractively expressed and flavoursome with a lingering silky finish
$17.99p/Btl
Elsewhere $29.99 $26.08
6 Btls, $107.94 6 Btls, $93.86

Accolades

Awarded 91/100 Points & 4.5 Stars

Sam Kim, Wine Orbit, Oct 2019

Awarded 4 Stars

Michael Cooper's Buyers Guide 2019

Awarded Silver Medal

Decanter World Wine Awards 2019

Description

"The wine is beautifully maturing; the lifted bouquet shows grilled peach, poached pear, mixed spice and rich floral aromas, followed by a succulent palate that is supple and lingering. It is attractively expressed and flavoursome with a lingering silky finish" Sam Kim, Wine Orbit, Oct 2019

"Grown at Bannockburn, the 2016 vintage (4*) is scented, mouthfilling and slightly sweet (6 grams/litre of residual sugar), with vibrant pear, peach, lychee and spice flavours, balanced acidity, a slightly oily texture and good concentration" Michael Cooper's Buyers Guide

Pale straw with clear hues. Ripe pears, melon and ginger on the nose with hints of florals and lime. White peach, nashi pears, sweet ripe citrus, and melon show on the palate with a hint of gingerbread and spice. This wine is nicely balanced with sweet fresh fruit entry, plenty of acid and a clean complex finish.

The fruit was hand harvested on 12th April 2016 (22.8 brix) and whole bunch pressed to tank and the juice was inoculated with selected wine yeasts. The juice was fermented in stainless steel tank. The fermentation was stopped retaining around 6g/L of residual sugar.

 

 

 

 

 

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Alcohol

13.5%

Delivery

NZ (from $5.70)

Member Rating

5 Stars

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User comments (5)

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M
A perfect mystery and delightful Pinot Gris. I will be buying more.

Murray - 01/06/2020

My wife said it is the best pinot gris she had tasted

John - 22/05/2020

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5star , brings

Bob - 12/05/2020

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Very pleased to discover the origin of this excellent Pinot Gris

Alan - 27/05/2020

Okay.

Harry - 22/06/2020


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