Furmint barrique 2009

This elegant, round dry wine is made 100% of the classical Tokaj grape Furmint by a passionate winemaker in the charming village of Tállya.

Grapes

100% Furmint

Production

The wine is barrel fermented and aged in oak barrels for 17 months.

Food Paring

Enjoy with poultry, rabbit, smoked meat & cheese, mushroom paste, and truffle at 10-12 °C.

Curiosa

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The wine is an “estate” wine, which means that it is a blend of eight various furmints of different harvest dates and vineyards of the estate. Only around 3000 bottles were produced of this specific blend, of which Hungry Wines have the pleasure to sell just around half.

Storaging

Drink now and until 2020

Character

Medium bodied, well balanced.

Aroma and taste

Roasted aroma on the nose, followed by bitter almond, floral and discrete spiciness. Pear, quince flavours with good intensity.

Colour

Medium deep, straw yellow.

Region

Tokaji

Type of wine

Dry white wine

Sugar level

3,3 g/l

Alcohol level

12%

Vintage

2009

Volume

750ml

Available bottles

79

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