Pajzos Tokaji Aszú 6 puttonyos 1999

Wine description

The cool weather and late ripening gave small quantities of beautifully structured Aszú wine this vintage of which this 6 puttonyos is a lovely example.

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 and barrique barrels for 3 years

Grape varieties 60% Furmint, 30 % Hárslevelű, 10 % Yellow Muscat

Content 500 ml

Data

  • acidity 11,7 gr/L
  • sugar 185 gr/L
  • alcohol 11 % vol

Ageing potential 30-40 years

Vintage description

1999 Legendary vintage in Tokaj with large quantities of excellent quality aszú berries. Elegant acids with a promising ageing potential.

Food & wine pairing

Its minerality make it an excellent companion to main courses, particularly venison. Superb with goose liver pate or blue cheese, but also alone just for the joy of the moment.