Pajzos Tokaji Aszú 5 puttonyos 2005

Parent Category: Aszú wines
Category: 5 puttonyos aszú

Wine description

This red-gold bronze wine is really a unique Aszú. Discover citrus, orange peel and sultanas in the nose and palate with a touch of clove and prunes/ This mature wine, in which the delicate Muscat plays the lead role, has great ageing potential.

Harvest we harvested the aszú berries from the end of October – till the end of November

Fermentation and aging in 220 L Szerednyei oak barrels from the Zemplén hills,for 3 years

Grape varieties 50 % Yellow Muscat, 25 % Furmint, 25 % Hárslevelű

Content 500 ml

Data

Ageing potential 30-40 years

Vintage description

2005 A lovely vintage began with a cool spring and summer followed by a hot and dry autumn giving wines with a beautiful acid structure.

Food & wine pairing

An excellent choice for tea breads, sweet Christmas biscuits and cakes, apricot sponge, diplomat pudding, duck roast with plums, roasted game with chutney, and goose liver terrine.