BARTA ÖREG KIRÁLY DŰLŐ SZAMORODNI 2013
Type of the wine: White, sweet
Grape variety: Furmint
Acidity / alcohol content: 115 g/l / 11,6%
Terroir, vineyard: Öreg király vineyard (Mád, Tálya)
Training system: Low cordon
Harvest: Hand harvested
Technology: A traditional Tokaji wine style, our sweet Szamorodni is carefully crafted from overripe and botrytised noble Furmint grapes vinified together, then aged in oak barrels for 18 months in our cellar.
Quality level: Basic
Temperature: 10 °C
Food pairing: Ideal with cheese – blue cheese, Stilton, Roquefort – and with desserts like pancake with vanilla and mint chips, lemon sorbet, vanilla cream. A perfect aperitif with goat cheese, walnut chips and fig and unforgettable with foie gras.
Available quantity: 5.074 Bottles
Retail price: 9000 HUF / 28 EUROS
Awards: DWWA 2016 Silver medal
Restrained but complex nose. On the palate citrus fruits, peach, pineapple, litchi, a touch of brittle, minerality and some vibrant spiciness in the aftertaste. Vivid, but rounded acidity, firm struc- ture, long finish. A Szamorodni wine with long ageing potential.