2018 Disznoko Tokaji Late Harvest Furmint 500ml

Disznoko |Tokaji |Furmint
Sweetly wonderful Hungarian dessert wine, a baby Tokaji with great freshness and vibrancy.

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If you're a fan of sticky or dessert wines but have never had the luxury of trying one from Tokaji, this is a great place to start the journey.

Made from botrytised Furmint grapes, it walks the tightrope between sweetness and raciness perfectly. While having notes of candied tangerine, it maintains a cutting line of acid that keeps it's flavour profile nicely balanced. Truly unique and delicious.

Have it as an aperitif or with soft cheeses and experience why Tokaji is regarded as one of the greatest regions for sweet wine on the globe.

Sweet. László Mészáros makes this late harvest wine from mainly botrytised Furmint grapes (along with 6% Zéta and 6% Hárslevelu), which have shriveled to around half of their original volume. Termed 'Késói Szüretelésú' in Hungarian, there is no berry-by-berry selection here as there is for the Aszú wines. Instead, selected bunches of botrytised clusters, or part-clusters, are harvested between late October and mid-November, then macerated for a short period before being pressed. The wine is then racked into used French oak (including barrels from Disznóko's sister property, Château Suduiraut in Sauternes), where it matures for six months. This short ageing keeps the wine's pungent, fresh and fruity aromas and flavours intact, and guards its energy and freshness.

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