Mária Egri Cuvée Grand Superior 2016

11000 FtClub member Price: 10120 Ft

Apricot, apple, a hint of vanilla, green herbs and sweet fennel on the nose. Lively, long acids on the palate complemented by ripe fruits and intensive mineral notes. A complex, rich white wine combining the mineral character of soil with limestone and tuff.

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Additional information

Grape varieties

Furmint 60%, Chardonnay 40%

Analysis

Alcohol content: 14,15 %, T.acid: 5,8 g/l, Sugar free extract: 20,3 g/l

Givens

Soil: luvisols brown earth, Climate: continental climate, cold winter, hot summer, Annual precipitation in 2016: 691 mm

Grape

Age of vines: 8 years old, Number of vines: 6200-10000 vines /ha, Cultivation method: middle – high cordon

Harvest

Date of Harvest: 15th September – 29th September, Green harvest

Winemaking process

Destemming: 100%, Fermentation: Oak barrel and stainless steel tank, Malolactic fermentation: partly, Ageing: 13 Months in oak barrel

Bottles

Bottled: 9th January 2018, Number of bottles: 1615

Serving advice

Recommended serving temperature is: 16-18 oC., Optimal time for consumption: 2-4 years after bottling., Please store wine for optimal improving under 15 oC temperature.

Food pairing

Duck liver, sultanas