Sheldrake Point Dry Riesling 2017
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An invitingly vivid nose of peaches, fresh oranges, and honeysuckle transitions to lemon peel, sweet pineapple and hops on the palate. Tea and peach skin support the mineral driven finish.
Ripe tones of nectarine, peach and waxy honeycomb form on the nose. There's some textural roundness on the palate, bolstered by flavors of peach skin and chewy dried apricot. Despite these ripe fruit flavors, the finish is dry, ending on a delicate astringent sensation.
Score: 89, Alexander Peartree, February 1, 2019
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