Attractive nose with citrus, sweet pear aromas and mineral tones characteristic of the Somló terroir, youthful but complex at the same time. Herbs and spice on the palate, with refreshing acidity amplifying the flavours of citrus fruits and a hint saltiness. Long mineral finish, soft and rounded mouthfeel.
Serving temperature: 12-14°C
Grape variety: Juhfark (Sheep's Tail)
Soil type: Volcanic
Fermentation: 60% in stainless steel tank - 40% in wooden casks
Ageing: 8 months in Hungarian & French oak barrels
Alcohol content: 13%
Bottle size: 0.75l
Kreinbacher Estate, Somló - Protected Designation of Origin (PDO)
The Kreinbacher Estate was founded by József Kreinbacher in 2002, on the gently rolling slopes of the Somló Hills. It is a place where a rich alluvial subsoil meets the perfect micro-climate, creating the ideal conditions for cultivating grapes of outstanding minerality. The first sparkling wines were introduced in 2014, opening a new chapter in the history of the region that has seen the Kreinbacher Estate become the most decorated Hungarian sparkling wine maker. Crafted by a team of in-house experts and renowned outside consultants, each bottle is a revelation, as the unparalleled aroma of the grapes is masterly developed through the méthode traditionnelle approach, creating stunning vintages worthy of the highest international awards.
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