Egri Bikavér Superior 2019

Gál Tibor Jr’s (aka Titi) aim to express int he cool climate Eger wine region the vulcanic soil character through authentic blends.

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3.450 FtClub member Price: 2933 Ft

Producer

Gál Tibor Winery

Vintage

2019

Grape variety

Cabernet Franc, Cabernet sauvignon, Kadarka, Kékfrankos, Pinot Noir, Syrah

Wine region

Eger

Vineyard

Pajados, Síkhegy

Harvest

15th September- 15th October

Technology

Harvest in full ripeness into plastic bins, afterwards light crush, considerate processing. A long term, 23 days of maceration in 55 hl wooden vats. Pumpover twice a day. Natural yeast. Aged in 220l and 500l Hungarian oak barrels for 11 months. (20 % new oak). Unfined and unfiltered.

Wine description

The wine has a fruity and ruby colour. It is trendy, youthful and vigorous.
It has an intense fruit flavour with strong spiciness. In the mouth, there is the feeling of warmness, soft textures and bit of bitterness. Young – however –, it has a full tannin structure, creamy and soft aftertaste.

Gastronomical suggestion

buffalo stew, Ratatouille, teriyaki duck

Best serving temperature

16 C

Important fact

James Suckling 92 point

Analytics

Alkoho: 14 vol%, Free SO2: 18 mg, Sugar content: 1,6 g/l, Sugarfree Extract: 28,7 g/l, Total acidity: 5,3 g/l, Total SO2: 69 mg/l, Volatile acidity: 0,62 g/l