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Royal Tokaji Borászati Zrt.
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White wine 2014 dry The Oddity, Tokaj-Hegyalja, Hungary

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 13%
Bottle closue: Screw cap
Variety: Furmint.
Registration number : #RT-L5228

Wine Review Report :

Last reviewed: 2 August 2016

Hungary has a very old wine culture, because wines from Sopron and Eger were already known in the 13th century. The Greeks started wine growing in Hungary from the southeast Danube and its tributary the Tisza upwards and the Romans from the west across the Pannonian Plain to Lake Balaton. Despite invasions of the Huns, Vandals, Goths, Tartars and Ottomans over many centuries, wine was always grown in this area. Even the Ottomans, who occupied most of the country for around 160 years, oppressed despite alcohol ban the viticulture did not like to take the taxes for it, but the development was inhibited during this time. According to a rather...

The white grape variety comes from Hungary. Despite many hypotheses, the etymology of the name is unknown. There are over 130 Synonyms, which testifies to the old age and the widespread use. The main alphabetically grouped by country are Malvasia Verde ( Brazil ); Weißer Landstock, Zapfner, Zopfner ( Germany ); Furmint Blanc, Sauvignon Vert, Tokay ( France ); Furmint Bianco, Furmint Giallo ( Italy ); Moslavac, Moslavac Bijeli, Pošipel, Pošipon, Sipelj, Šipon ( Croatia ); Luttenberger, flour white, Mosler, Moster, Seestock, Seeineinbeere, Weißlaber, Weißlabler, Weißlauber ( Austria );...

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