A unique set of seven vineyard-selection Szamorodni from Tokaj presented in a stylish wooden gift box. The stars align only once in a generation to create such a special array of sweet wines, and in 2017 Istvan Balassa became the first winemaker in Tokaj's distinguished history to produce seven such rare and outstanding vintages, earning him the moniker of 'the Szamorodni king'.
Only 120 of this exclusive selection were made, and this is your chance to own a piece of Tokaj history.
Winery: Balassa Winery, Tokaj - Protected Designation of Origin (P.D.O.)
Grape Variety: Furmint
Soil Type: Rhyolite, quartz and andesite
Fermentation: Spontaneous fermentation in oak barrel
Ageing: 9 months in oak barrel
Alcohol Content: 10.0%
Bottle Size: 7 x 0.5l
Food Pairing Recommendation
It goes very well with blue cheese including Gorgonzola, Stilton and Roquefort.
Serving temperature: 12-14°C
About the Winemaker
The boutique Balassa winery was established in 2005 by Istvan Balassa in the historic Tokaj wine region. He adopts an unrelenting attitude of producing only the highest quality wines possible, by maximising each vintages’ potential. It all starts by growing outstanding grapes, using a strict and rigorous approach to cultivation. Each wine is then created using artisanal wine making methods, showcasing the characteristics of the grape, the vineyard and the unique terroir.