This is an easy-drinking medium-bodied sweet Merlot, with a beautiful, deep ruby red colour. Gradually developing fruity aromas with chocolate notes. Cherry and strawberry flavours on the palate, rounded out by oak aromas from the barrel ageing.
Food Pairing Recommendation
Goes very well with duck and wild game dishes, as well as chocolate desserts and fruit cakes.
Serving temperature: 17-18°C
Winery: Tóth Ferenc Winery, Eger - Protected Designation of Origin (P.D.O.)
Ferenc Tóth's winery is a true family enterprise, with multiple generations working hand in hand to provide you with wines that further enhance the reputation of the Eger region in northern Hungary. The driving force behind it all is Ferenc Tóth himself, a multiple award-winning oenologist born and raised locally and known as the ‘ambassador’ of the indigenous Kadarka grape. Under his guidance, the whole estate is working passionately to create wines of real character that will make any occasion special.
Grape Variety: Merlot
Soil Type: Brown forest soil over volcanic rocks
Fermentation: Spontaneous fermentation
Ageing: 10 months in 60hl oak barrel
Alcohol Content: 12.5%
Bottle Size: 0.75l