Friday, 29 August 2014

Wine Review - Bay of Fires 2012 Riesling

Tasting Note
Wet straw and red grapefruit aromas interplayed with typical Rieseling gasoline nose. Slight spritz on the tongue and oily, rounded mouthfeel with crisp lime flavour. Well presented, classic style.
Tasted: 27 August 2014


Stats
Alcohol: 12.5%
Price: $32.00
Closure: Screwcap
Winemaker: Peter Dredge

Regionality
Tasmania - fruit from Derwent Valley and Coal River Valley

Pairing
I enjoyed this wine with a seared tuna steak accompanied by a grapefruit and canelli bean salad.
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I would love to hear your feedback if you have also tried this wine - what did you think?