Skip to main content

"Beautifully ripe & expressive lighter alcohol (9%) Riesling" Wine Orbit

Citrus flavours are, enhanced with elderflower cordial, honeysuckle & a refreshing, off dry finish

Enjoy this Riesling on its own or with fresh seafood

Mystery Marlborough Riesling 2014 (2)

Member rating / 39
Erp $18.90 $16.43
6 Btls, $41.94 6 Btls, $36.47

Take a punt and discover a new favourite with our Mystery-Wine ™. Discover the brand on delivery, but until then, we’ve promised we’d keep it secret!

Limited stocks available

Awarded 5 Stars Awarded 93/100 Points 100% New Zealand Lighter Alcohol Freight Included
Mystery Marlborough Riesling 2014 (2)

Mystery Marlborough Riesling 2014 (2)

Member rating / 39
Fabulous aromas of lemon curd, mandarin, rockmelon and floral on the nose.
Erp $18.90 $16.43
6 Btls, $41.94 6 Btls, $36.47


Awarded 93/100 Points & 5 Stars

Sam Kim, Wine Orbit, Mar 2017


"Beautifully ripe and expressive, this lighter alcohol (9%) riesling offers fabulous aromas of lemon curd, mandarin, rockmelon and floral on the nose. The palate is juicy and mouth-watering with subtle sweetness which is perfectly balanced by bright acidity, leading to a delectable vibrant finish. At its best: now to 2018" Sam Kim, Wine Orbit March 2017

A refreshing Riesling, well-balanced acidity and juicy mouthfeel. The palate displays lovely ripe melon and citrus complimented by subtle nettle notes to finish.

Harvested early from a selected low cropping vineyard in the Awatere Valley in Marlborough,  this Riesling brims with natural acidity.  The lightly pressed juice was settled and then fermented slightly cold with clean fermenting yeast.   The wine, with lower alcohol and higher acidity, was stopped with a refreshing natural balance of fruit sweetness. Minimal handling through to bottling resulted in a pure expression, but lower in alcohol Riesling. Perfect for immediate consumption, the high early harvest acidity will also allow it to age fantastically.

Food Pairing: Enjoy it on its own or with fresh seafood.



Screw Cap





Includes Delivery

Member Rating

4 Stars

Social Sharing

User comments (25)

Add comment
Sweeter than my taste,but the flavour is great and my family love it.After tasting we bought another dozen

Ian - 10/06/2019

A hidden gem!

Allen - 29/05/2019

Great wine, love the taste and have ordered more already!

Sue - 16/05/2019

Delicious. Light and immensely quaffable

David - 24/04/2019

Very good value a classic Riesling.

Oliver - 16/02/2019

A beautifully balanced and flavoursome wine. Great value- and I will keep its secret.

Lesley - 07/01/2019

Very nice drop for the price, was pleasantly surprised would buy again

Karen - 18/11/2018

This is a great easy drinking aperitif style wine....with the right balance of sweetness and acidity.

Vicki - 15/11/2018

Superb NZ Reisling, fantastic value

John - 31/08/2018

Enjoyable for a lower alcohol wine.

Tom - 15/07/2019

Medium sweet, a pleasant riesling.

Ian - 27/06/2019

Light, fruity, crisp, thirst quenching, excellent value for money.

Tony - 13/06/2019

Deliciously drinkable.

Olga - 09/06/2019

Sweet very nice

Trevor - 25/05/2019

Nice bit of age on it and super value at this price. Good acid/ sweetness Balance and it goes down oh so easy.

Paul - 19/03/2019

Lighter style alcohol content but very nice with asian & chicken dishes Thyank you for your prompt great service.

Wellesley - 11/03/2019

At first try I wasn't so sure of this wine but persevered and this is my second order. I like that it is light in calories and alcohol.

Lynda - 20/02/2019

Well balanced & super easy drinking. Note: it is a lower alcohol Riesling (9%)

Jeremy - 30/01/2019

A nice lite wine

Maree - 27/11/2018

pleasent easy drinking riesling from good producer

Brian - 06/11/2018

Maybe `lighter' but still significant alcoholic effect!

Graham - 07/10/2018

Great low alcohol wine and good for a hot summers day at lunch

Pam - 12/06/2019


Terry - 15/02/2019

not a fan of wine with preservatives in it, was a bit tough to drink

Ken - 10/01/2019

Is just OK.

Jon - 18/10/2017


to New Zealand’s #1 online wine community

Leave site
Your browser is out-of-date!
Update your browser to view this website correctly.
Update my browser now