Pegasus Bay
Riesling 2018

Pegasus Bay Riesling 2018

With its large diurnal range and long lingering autumns, North Canterbury is an ideal playground for riesling, making it possible to create concentrated wines that still possess favourable acidity and finesse.  Our house style involves giving the grapes an extended “hang time” and picking (when possible) with a portion of noble botrytis, to enable our site to express itself harmoniously through this variety.  

On release the colour is lemon-straw.  The bouquet is an alluring potpourri of zesty citrus and green apple, interwoven with spice, perfume, floral notes and a mineral core.  The palate is rich and supple, with elegant poise and a textured mouthfeel.  A refreshing whip of acidity adds length and ensures the wine’s off-dry finish is harmoniously balanced.   There is a lovely freshness on the close that creates liveliness and a pleasing tension. 

10% discount 12+ bottles of Pegasus Bay Winery Wines Discount applied in cart
15% discount 24+ bottles of Pegasus Bay Winery WinesDiscount applied in cart
Minimum order quantity of the wine is set by Pegasus Bay Winery


Price based on case of any 12 wines, all-inclusive of freight, taxes, duty and insurance from NZ Producer to your door in Australia. All prices based on live exchange rate.

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