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Winery Wines Impressions 36

Red wine 2015 DHC Villány Merlot dry, Südliches Transdanubien, Hungary

Type: Red wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 12.5%
Price: 19.50 €
Organic labeling: Biodynamic and vegan wine
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Maturing: Barrique used
Registration number : #WP-L.ENVR

Wine Review Report :

Wein-Plus rating: Very good (88 WP)
Last reviewed: 12 August 2019
Editor note: Light meaty anddried vegetal notes on the nose, hint of bacon, black berries and a few cherries, dried herbs. Firm, ripe, dark fruit on the palate, dried tom,atoes, nutty oak, some dark chocolate and bacon, some sandy, slightly astringent tannins, medium body, good substance and persistence, cedary traces, very good, tart finish.
Best to drink: 2020-2026+

Hungary has a very old viticulture culture, because wines from Sopron and Eger were already known in the 13th century. The Greeks led the viticulture in Hungary from the southeast the Danube and its tributary Tisza upwards and the Romans from the west across the Pannonian plain to Lake Balaton. In spite of Huns, Vandals, Goths, Tatars and Ottomans over many centuries, wine has always been grown in this area. Even the Ottomans, who occupied most of the country for about 160 years, repressed despite alcohol ban Viticulture did not like the taxes, but the development was hampered during this time. According to a rather legendary tradition...

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