Hungary

  • Four Hungarian Sparklers

    … of tart strawberry. Made from 100% pinot noir by modified transfer method. Pretty, delicious, and an excellent value. NV Törley Gála Sec Etyek-Buda 11.5% abv | $10 (sample) Chains of creamy bubbles yield notes of yellow apple skin, ripe pear, spring flowers, and apple pastry. The mousse subsides into a finish like apple cider vinegar—bracing, sharp…

    Maker's Table
  • 2012 Patricius Tokaji Furmint Száraz Dry Hehe - dare I say this...

    …2012 Patricius Tokaji Furmint Száraz Dry Hehe - dare I say this Hungarian wine’s got an almost Asian feel to it? Lots of Asian pear. White florals and white stone notes. Pollen. White tissue paper (!!!). This is some interesting and refreshing stuff - not all that fruity. 4/5 bones $ Furmint 12.5% abv Tokaj, HUNGARY…

    2 readers - Shiba Sommelier
  • PDT, Alder, & A Wonderful Wine Weekend!

    … is a wonderful resource championing some amazing winemakers. I immediately liked Siobhan, and she divined my palate, tempting me with delightful wine pairings that demonstrated her vast knowledge and accurate palate. Siobhan Lowe- photo from JaegerSloan.com To the WINE! Gāl Tibor, Egri Csillag White Wine Blend, Hungary. ABV 13.9%. Prices by Snooth…

    2 readers - Jim Van Bergen/ jvb uncorked
  • Vinography Images: Swift Work

    … Retailers (and Consumers) the Finger 1961 Hospices de Beaune Emile Chandesais, Burgundy Wine Over Time The Better Half of My Palate 1999 Királyudvar "Lapis" Tokaji Furmint, Hungary What's Allowed in Your Wine and Winemaking Why Community Tasting Notes Sites Will Fail Appreciating Wine in Context The Soul vs. The Market 1989 Fiorano Botte 48…

    5 readers - Vinography: A Wine Blog
  • 2013 Patricius Tokaji Furmint Reserve I feel so...

    …2013 Patricius Tokaji Furmint Reserve I feel so mysterious… This dry Tokaji has a potent, almost Asian pear nose with mineral, dark stone, toasted wood, and white florals. Almost off-dry on the palate with GREAT acidity. Delicious apple cider notes with lemon, flowers, and lighter stones. Lovely, sweet (but not cloying) finish. 5/5 bones $$ Furmint 12.5% abv Tokaji, HUNGARY…

    1 readers - Shiba Sommelier
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