Classical floral aromas meld engagingly with grapefruit and honey flavours. Medium-dry in style, it has a finely balanced acidity and weighty texture.
The wine will benefit from bottle ageing and we recommend to enjoy it between now and 2010.
Fleshy, weighty style with ripe citrus fruit and passionfruit flavours, fresh, vibrant and concentrated. Lovely texture and harmony, with an off-dry, well-rounded finish and great drinkability.[89/100] Wine Orbit
very fine bouquet displaying lime zest, floral and subtle mineral notes.
palate shows medium sweetness (10 g/l) brilliantly balanced by the refreshing
acidity and fine texture. A beautifully flowing and textured Riesling.
best: now to 2013.
A rich, dryish style with weight and concentration, it is well balanced with sweet citrus and pineapple balanced by zesty acidity. A fresh, refreshing with underlying 'oomph', it's slightly grainy in texture with a long, clean aftertaste.Viva, New Zealand Herald
Blackenbrook is a relatively new Nelson estate that has swiftly established itself as one of the most exciting producers of Aromatics in the region.