St Tamas Mad Dry Furmint Tokaji Hungary 2015
Per bottle £14.99
- Brand St Tamas
- Bottle Size 75 cl
- ABV 13.5%
- Vegetarians Yes
- Vegan Yes
- Vintage 2015
- Country Hungary
- Country Region Tokaji
- Grape Variety Furmint
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Intro to St Tamas Mad Dry Furmint –
St Tamas Mad Dry Furmint is an elegant wine has great weight in the mouth with fruit perfectly balanced by the minerality. Satisfying with a hint of spice and great length.
Full tasting note and wine making-
St Tamas Mad Dry Furmint from Tokaji in Hungary – if you want something a bit different – try this as it is somewhere between Loire Chenin and Chablis in style, this refreshing white wine expressing both the varietal character of the Furmint variety and the typical minerality of the vineyards of Mád village. It is well structured and well balanced with a wonderfully elegant blend of apricot and peaches with a warming, ginger spice. Just off dry in style with great structure and minerality and satisfying with a hint of spice and great length.
The producer –
The Szent Tamás winery was founded by 2 Hungarian businessmen and the son of Hungary’s most famous and influential producers- Istevan Szepsy. They firmly believe the village of MÁD in the remote Tokaj region of Hungary is one of the great wine producing areas of the world. Working with vineyards that were shaped by several volcanic eruptions millions of years ago, their goal is to ensure that the once world renowned Tokaj Crus of MÁD would capture wine world`s attention again. Currently are working with 15 hectares of old vines in 9 different Crus, the MÁD Dry Furmint was created to be a benchmark representation of the village of MÁD through the collaborative work of the Szent Tamás winery and an ever growing number of small landowners.
The village of MÁD, the most prestigious in the region of Tokaj is still composed of many plots of small growers, the aim has been to raise the viticultural standards of the growers by guaranteeing a purchase of their grapes at an above market price dependent on their working with the MÁD viticulturalists. This ensures an excellent supply of high quality grapes. The vineyards for these wines sit on the south and western sides of the hill overlooking the village and are planted on predominantly red clay, zeolite Malota and quartz rhyolite soils.
Producer Website: www.madabouttokaj.com/en
Drink with –
This is great as an aperitif or chicken and pork dishes.
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