Sauska Furmint 2020

 

Type of the wine: white, dry
Grape variety:  100% FURMINT
Alcohol: 13 %
Acidity: 6.5 g/l
Terroir, vineyard:  TOKAJ WINE REGION, VINEYARDS: BIRSALMÁS, HOLDVÖLGY, PADIHEGY (RÁTKA)
Training system: Cordon
Harvest: HAND HARVESTED AND HAND SORTED
Technology: Berries briefly cold-soaked and pressed. Fermented in stainless steel (18-20 C) using indigenous yeast. Sur lie ageing for 2 months. Blended of selected Furmint wines, from Birsalmás, Holdvölgy and Padihegy. Aged in stainless steel.
Quality level: ENTRY LEVEL
Recommended drinking temperature: 10 °C
Food pairing: salads and soups of any kind, olives, avocado
Available quantity:  5000 Bottles
Retail price:  2950 HUF / 8–9 EUROS

Description

Pale straw-yellow with greenish hues. The nose is flinty with ripe figs, mango, kiwi, lemon zest, and green tea on the palate. Crisp, clean, perfectly balanced, medium-bodied wine, The very definition of Tokaj Furmint.