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Sparkling wine 2012 Villány-Siklós Brut Nature Pryxx, Südliches Transdanubien, Hungary

Type: Sparkling wine
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content : 12.5%
Price: 17.50 €
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Maturing: Classical method - second fermentation in bottle
Variety: Riesling.
Registration number : #HP236662

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: very good (86 WP)
Last reviewed: 2 August, 2016
Editor note: Translate to English Hefiger und pflanzlicher Zitrusduft mit deutlich pflanzlichen und leicht grün-apfeligen Noten. Feinsaftige Frucht im Mund, wieder hefig und deutlich pflanzlich, recht lebendiges, eher feines Mousseux, gewisse Nachhaltigkeit, ganz trockener Stil, etwas Griff, nussige Anklänge, guter bis sehr guter Abgang.

The wine-growing area is located in the south of Hungary close to the border with Croatia and is named after the town of the same name (until 1999 the area was called Villány-Siklós). The vineyards cover about 2,300 hectares. In a continental climate with Mediterranean influences with long, hot summers and cold winters, the vines grow on predominantly chalky and dolomite soils with loess and loam layers, which are also characterised by ferrous red clay components. Around the town of Villány, the red wine varieties Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Kékfrankos (Blaufränkisch),...

The white grape variety probably comes from Germany. There are more than 150 synonyms that testify to its great age and worldwide distribution in almost all winegrowing countries. Historically important or are Risling(Bulgaria); Edler Riesling, Gelber Riesling, Gräfenberger, Hochheimer, Johannisberger, Kleinriesling, Klingelberger, Rissling, Rüsseling, Weißer Riesling(Germany); Raisin du Rhin, Riesling Rhénan(France); Riesling Renano(Italy); Rajinski Riesling (former Yugoslavia); Rizling Rajnski(Croatia); Rislinoc(Moldavia); Rheinriesling, Ritzling (also...

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