Hungary is a so called ’white wine country’ since more white grapes are grown then black. We recommend all the wines listed here, because the wineries producing these wines were selected carefully, and we can guarantee the quality of these wines. The wines are categorised according to price. Where the winery has not given the price, the wines are shown in the N/A category.
Light straw yellow colour. When smelling, the wine glass is full of peach and pear. The alcohol, the acidity and the body gives a light, still round structure. On the palate yellow fruits and refreshing citrus fruits, and all these components result an easy drinking, lively, light hearted wine.
HAJÓS-BAJAI CSERSZEGI FŰSZERES 2015
Gooseberry and elderberry on the nose with ‘the promise of full bodied wine (just as charming as that of a beautiful woman). On the palate its acidity is like a melody. Complex wine in which the variety and the technology encounters and results in preserved primary aromas and flavours, still it is not the usual perfume like wine, not simple and flat, but attractive, healthy, full of life and power.
FRISS ZENIT 2015
During the 2015 vintage we managed to harvest with full ripeness and balanced acidity, during the maturity the wine got even rounder providing a very refreshing, vibrant taste. It kicks off with aromas of pear and peach on the nose and continues with very refreshing fruity flavors on the palate. Fine acidity supports the fruity taste delivering a truly refreshing light summer wine. Besides the freshness there is richness of flavors and aromas with plenty of excitement on the finish.
IRSAI OLIVÉR 2016
Straw yellow colour. Intense nose with flowers, citrus fruits, green apple and peach. The zest of crispy acidity gives the first impression followed by light body low alcohol content. The palate has the same flavours as on the nose. Pleasant finish with green spices and lime. A pronounced, aromatic wine and still great thirst-quenching.
EZERJÓ FAHORDÓS 2013
Bright yellow colour. On the nose yellow fruits and some honey, butter and vanilla notes. On the palate medium intensity, the aromas follow the nose with apple, pear, mango and some roasted notes which make the wine creamy, however the structure is dominant by the firm, vivid acidity. Long finish with spicy character.
PANNONHALMI IRSAI OLIVÉR 2016
Pale golden in colour with a floral bouquet of eldberry with hints os the white flowers as well as citrus notes. Gentle acidity gives definition and refreshment, combining a light body with a balanced palate of spices and citrus aromas. It is a characteristicallycrisp elegant light wine.
HAJÓS-BAJAI LATE HARVEST CHARDONNAY 2015
The classic green-greenish yellow colour oily swirling promises a significant body. First some hay, green apple, gooseberry appears on the nose, then after a little breathing the ripened grape becomes dominant. On the palate the body is really full as it was promised. Some might lack the range of acidity, but as a whole it is an elegant, respectful, noble wine. The alcohol level is almost 15%, and this with the barrel ageing gives you a wine for thought, a decent Chardonnay from Hajós–Bajai wine region.
Kristinus Charonnay 2016
The wine is clear and shiny. A medium-intense lemon colour with golden touches, and medium viscosity. A medium-intense aroma with light buttery notes and dried pineapple, vanilla, yellow apple, and a hint of caramel. On the palate the wine is dry, but a few grams of residual sugar ensure a nice rounded sip and lengthen the finish. Taste is subdued, lower than average acidity, slightly higher alcohol and bigger than average body. Yellow apple and stewed pear dominate. In the background we find the flavours detected in the nose. Nice, balanced wine for every day.
Kristinus Olaszrizling 2015
Very light green colour with green reflexes and low viscosity. In smell it is light with green almond, grass and herbs.On the palate is dry we get back what we’ve got from smell. In the aftertaste you can realise the vintage specific aromas. From a riped harvested grape the producer made the maximum which is possible from that variety! Well balanced wine which can represent the Balaton style.
‘ZV’ (Zöldveltelini) 2015
Lovely intensive yellow colour. Fresh, intense, luscious nose with grapefruit, lime, peach and juniper. Medium body, crispy acidity and a wide range of flavours on the palate. Complex wine with creamy texture. Long lasting finish with nuts and vanilla notes besides the fruits.
‘EH’ (Ezerjó – H) 2015
’If it’s Mór, then it should be Ezerjó. Wine makes you think, however Ezerjó makes you learn’ – says the winemaker. Light yellow colour, elegant nose with fresh citrus fruits and mineral notes. On the palate both the citrus fruits and mineral notes return. Medium body, lovely, crispy, refreshing acidity, juicy grapefruit. Long finish with again some mineral notes.
‘Napholdcsillag’ (Sun – moon – star)
The colour of the lemon. Fresh, flowery nose with some red, ripe apple and a pinch of salt, Medium body, creamy texture, a lot of citrus fruits, peach and mineral notes. Easy to drink and it has a lovely finish of good length and minerality.
OLLÓ (FROM THE SERIAL KŐ-PAPÍR-OLLÓ 2015
‘Spiciness, charm and lusciousness in the bottle.’ Pale yellow colour. Intense nose with flowery aromas with a touch of wood. On the palate white flesh fruits, mainly grapefruit and litchi with some mineral notes. Nice, vivid acidity. An elegant, complex wine with long, refreshing finish of mineral and fruity character.
PRÉMIUM SZÜRKEBARÁT 2013
Typical aromas of Szürkebarát (Pinot Gris) on the nose, pear, green apple in combination with tropical fruit. Refined, round and creamy texture well supported by the fruit, accompanied by a pleasant bitterness at the finish. Very long wine with an excellent balance between the lovely fruitiness and the serious structure.
PRÉMIUM HÁRSLEVELŰ 2013
The nose typically recalls linden honey with some minerality and wet stone in the background. The multi-layered complexity of the wine shows varietal typicity, creamy and honeyed fruit as well as minerality. The rich fruit concentration and the long finish are backed up by the round acidity.
SIR IRSAI 2016
A blend based on authentic varieties. A nicely balanced wine manufactured for slow drinking. On the nose, the Irsai Oliver’s muscat and litchi aromas are accumulating with the elderflower characteristic. On the palate, the Királyleányka’s floral and fruity tastes are dominating.
SAUVIGNON BLANC 2015
This delectable Sauvigon Blanc tempts the drinker with hints of gooseberry and kiwi framed exquisitely with citrus undertones. Upon drinking, subtle acidity is balanced beautifully with hints of mint and spices. A long and luxurious aftertaste brings fruit flavours to the fore.
Born on our Öreghegy slopes, this blend of Chardonnay, Szürkebarát, Királyleányka and Zenit grapes is a complex yet delicate wine. This is the last vineyard we harvest to achieve a very rich aroma that carries dried apricot, raisin and nectared notes. This full bodied wine has a creamy structure and a very intense aftertaste.
PANNONHALMI CHARDONNAY 2016
This Chardonnay comes to you from one of Győrújbarát’s most primely located vineyards on Baron Hill. Its aroma and flavour is one of perfect freshness, oozing fruitness with underlying signature mineral notes. A beautifully integrated bouquet of pear, apple and floral combine with a delicious acidity that explodes in your mouth. It pairs well with fish dishes, roasts or can be enjoyed on its own.
PANNONHALMI SAUVIGNON BLANC 2016
A supple, medium-bodied, elegant wine with a refreshing balanced nose reminiscent of elderflower, nettle and white-fleshed fruit. Its delightful lemon crispness and firm acidity awakens your taste buds, softened with hints of peach and tropical fruit. It lingers extensively on the palate.
PANNONHALMI RAJNAI RIZLING 2016
The Pannonhalma vineyards reserve a small select area for this grape originating from the Rhine region, now of international popularity. A wine of strong character, it naturally draws attention to itself with its well balanced refreshing levels of acidity and fleshy palate.
Kreinbacher Furmint 2015
Unmistakenly Furmint on the nose with green apple, pear, citrus fruits, white flowers and some acacia honey. Exciting palate with vivid, crispy acidity, lively fruitiness. With its peculiar salty notes the wine represents the distinctive minerality of Somló wines. A beautifully layered, balanced wine with long finish.
Kreinbacher Juhfark 2015
Floral and fruity aromas with some mineral and salty notes on the nose typical of Somló, which give a kind of cool character to the wine. Round on the palate with medium full body and full of fruits. Fresh acidity. Long finish with citrus fruits, pear and tropical fruits. The salty character discovered on the nose returns at the end.
Monopole Battonage Chardonnay 2013
Made in a classical Burgundian style, our 2013 Chardonnay Battonage expresses the unique terroir of our Nyilasmár and Nagyfai Estates (Monopole) with distinct minerality, fresh fruit flavours of pears and apples with light buttery and toasty oak notes. Aged on its lees in small French and Hungarian oak barrels, our Chardonnay has elegant freshness, vivid acids and long harmonious finish.
BÉRES TOKAJI LŐCSE FURMINT 2013
A full bodied, elegant Furmint with almond notes, firm acidity and minerality. Elegant vanilla notes resulting from new oak on the nose. When tasting, the mineral terroir notes due to the vulcanic soil can be detected besides the new oak character.
GRÓFI JUHFARK 2013
Ripe, honey and rich aromatics shine through the glass. Vibrant and round on the palate. Beside the creamy, fruity notes, there is some minerality in the background, accompanied by refined oaky flavours. The long finish is unforgettable. Complex wine with plenty of future ahead.
ARANYHEGY JUHFARK 2013
True terroir wine, through which reflects very well the power of Somló. Plenty of minerality on the nose, harmonious fruit in the background in combination with oakiness. Very rich on the palate, compact. The character of the soil is well mirrored, which is enriched by the oaky and Very rich on the palate, compact. The character of the soil is well mirrored, which is enriched by the oaky and ripe fruit flavours in the backdrop.
TOKAJI FURMINT KÖZÉPHEGY 2015
On the nose flowers, linden, nectar and some mineral notes. Apricot, apricot stone. On the palate the wine is dominated by determined acidity and it is balanced with the residual sugar around 4 gramms. The honeyed, nectary, flowery notes are also present. Elegant wine with its own character which reflects the terroir as well.
PATRICIUS TOKAJI FURMINT DRY 2015
This wine boasts a distinctive fruity varietal character, complemented with a perfumed nose due to Furmint grape. The palate combines nice minerality and elegant, vibrant acidity to deliver the same fruitiness as the nose with peach and a touch of almond and make a well-balanced and easy-to-drink terroir white wine.
PATRICIUS TOKAJI FURMINT SELECTION DRY 2015
Elegant harmony of fruitiness and fine oak aromas. On palate it has a unique balance with some spicy nose. The creamy body is supported by subtle minerality and structured, smooth acidity framed with hearty alcohol and discrete, oak-derived tannin. A rich white wine with long, refreshing aftertaste characterized by citrus aromas.