Unit price: HUF 17 400 / litre. Our prices are gross prices.
Anyone who has ever met Frigyes Bott knows that he harvests the grapes for this wine from the vineyard that is closest to his heart. Although only a dirt road separates it from the other vineyards, here we can encounter a different side of Kékfrankos – a clone with smaller berries and looser bunches. It was spontaneously fermented, and after 14 months of ageing in barrels, it was placed in steel tanks for about half a year before it was bottled without filtering or fining. The outcome exceeded all expectations. The palate is incredibly concentrated, with a meaty palate paired with a spicy and elegant nose.
It was love at first sight when I first laid my eyes upon the nine hectares which lie on Öreg-hegy (Old Hill) at the confluence of the Danube and the Garam rivers, the latter which after running down the Slovakian hills quietens down on the plain.