TELEKI TRADÍCIÓ 1881 VILLÁNYI FRANC KOPÁR 2015

Type of the wine: Red, dry
Grape variety: Cabernet Franc
Acidity: 4.7 g.l
Alcohol: 13.5%
Residual sugar: 1.7 g/l
Terroir, vineyard:  Kopár vineyard
Training system: Cordon training system with 1–1.2 kg grape / vine
Harvest: Machine and hand harvested
Technology: The fermentation took 18 days at the temperature of 25–28 °C. Maturation: 47 % of the wine was ageing in new barrique for 2.5 years, 53 % was ageing in 300 L first and second use oak barrels for 26 months (mostly European Coopers).
Quality level: Super Premium
Temperature:  16–18 °C
Food pairing:  Recommended with venison, meat dishes garnished with mushroom sauce or dried fruits and ideal with desserts made of dark chocolate.
Available quantity:  5.000 Bottles
Retail price:  5.100 HUF / 17–18 EUROS
Story: We aged the wine from the most prestigious vineyard of Villány in our most noble barrels. The first super premium Villányi Franc of our winery was made of the selection of these best barrels. “Villányi Franc is the embodiment of elegance and harmony.” Indeed.

Description

Intense nose abundant with forest fruits and spices. Luscious, attractive palate with notes resulting from the roasting of the oak, blueberry and raspberry. Full bodied but not heavy and a perfect expression of the elegance of the grape variety. A true Villány wine!