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Wassmann Pince - Weingut Wassmann

Red wine 2016 DHC Villány Cabernet Franc dry "Classicus", Südliches Transdanubien, Hungary

Type: Red wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 14%
Price: 29.50 €
Organic labeling: Biodynamic and vegan wine
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Maturing: Barrique used
Registration number : #WP-L.FOSX

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: Very good (89 WP)
Last reviewed: 29 July, 2020
Editor note: Translate to English Fester, leicht tabakiger Duft nach schwarzen Beeren und ein wenig rotem Paprika mit zart speckigen und floralen Nuancen. Reife, feste, sehr saftige Frucht, feines Tannin, merklicher Säurebiss und deutliche Mineralik, nachhaltig am Gaumen, wieder angedeutet roter Paprika, kräuterige Nuancen, etwas Tiefe, hat Kraft, pfeffrig-gewürzige Anklänge, sehr guter, wieder fester, herb-saftiger und leicht rauchiger Abgang mit Kakaonoten.

Hungary has a very old winegrowing culture, because wines from Sopron and Eger were already known in the 13th century. The Greeks introduced viticulture in Hungary from the south-east along the Danube and its tributary the Tisza upwards and the Romans from the west across the Pannonian plain to Lake Balaton. Despite Hun, Vandal, Goths, Tatars and Ottoman invasions over many centuries, wine was always grown in this area. Even the Ottomans, who occupied the largest part of the country for about 160 years, did not suppress wine growing despite the ban on alcohol and were happy to collect taxes for it, but development was inhibited during this...

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