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Egri Bikavér Classicus, 2016

Thummerer Pincészet és Szőlőbirtok

Hungary, Eger

greatgold
Result achieved

Grand gold

Indicative price
7,14 eur
Distributor name
Type of product
Still wine
Varietal composition (%)

Kékfrankos (40%)

Merlot (20%)

Cabernet franc (15%)

Cabernet sauvignon (15%)

Stock (in bottles)
28000
Type and duration of ageing

Used wooden barrels (8 months)

Ripeness level of grapes
Fully ripened
Method of wine making
Traditional
Designation of origin
PDO (Protected Designation of Origin)
Sugar (g/l)
1,7 g/l
Alcohol content (%)
14%
Acidity (g/l)
5,9 g/l
Lot number
GKBO
Type of bottle closure
Natural cork

Evaluation sheet

Appearance

Poor »
Adequate
Average
Very good
Excellent

Limpidity

Other aspects

Nose

Limpidity

Intensity

Quality

Palate

Limpidity

Intensity

Persistence

Quality

Harmony/Overall impression

Wine profile

Intensity:

7.6

Sweetness:

1.8

Body:

6.4

Acidity:

5

Tannin:

4.4

New oak ageing:

4

Complexity:

7.8

Wine description

(Number of mentions in brackets)

Appearance

Clarity: clear (2)

Color intensity: medium (3)

Color - red wines: garnet (2)

Aromas

Woody/toasty aromas: burnt wood (2)

Woody/toasty aromas: chocolate (3)

Fruity aromas: blackberry (2)

Structure

Acidity: complex structure (2)

Acidity: balanced (3)

Quality of tannins: ripe (2)

Quality of tannins: velvety (2)

Overall impression and potential

Ageing potential: ready to drink but has potential for ageing (5)

Overall impression: rich (2)

Overall impression: complex (2)

Overall impression: full-bodied (2)