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Product Description

  • Red Hungarian Wine
  • For hundreds of years ancient and mystical Talisman charms were thought to have magical powers and bring good luck.
  • Bull's Blood of Eger or Egri Bikavér as it is locally known, is one of Hungary's most famous wines and according to legend dates back to 1552.
  • Rich in style, this Bull's Blood has intense aromas of dark fruits and ripe plum balanced with notes of black pepper and hints of autumnal leaves. The luscious and bold character of this wine make it a stylish choice for an aperitif and the perfect accompaniment to roasted meals through to hard cheeses.
  • Explore this unique range of exciting wines from Törley, one of Hungary's oldest and most highly respected wineries.
  • Wine of Hungary
  • Pack size: 75cl

Information

Allergy Information

  • Contains: Sulphur Dioxide/Sulphites

Tasting Notes

  • Rich in style, this Bull's Blood has intense aromas of dark fruits and ripe plum balanced with notes of black pepper and autumnal leaves

Region of Origin

Wine Colour

Red

Alcohol Units

9

ABV

12% vol

Current Vintage

2015

Producer

Törley Kft.

Type of Closure

Screwcap

Wine Maker

Gábor Laczkó

Country

Hungary

Alcohol Type

Wine

Taste Category

Grape Variety

Kekfrankos, Zweigelt, Blauer Portugiser, Blauburger, Merlot, Turan

Vinification Details

  • The grapes for this wine are grown and ripened in the beautiful region of Eger. They are picked and then by law have to be fermented for 6 months in wooden barrels. Explore this unique range of exciting wines from Törley, one of Hungary's oldest and most highly respected wineries.

History

  • For hundreds of years, ancient and mystical Talisman charms were thought to have magical powers and bring good luck. Bull's Blood of Eger or Egri Bikavér as it is locally known, is one of Hungary's most famous wines and according to legend, dates back to 1552.

Regional Information

  • This wine is produced in the Eger wine region, where residents have been producing wine for almost a thousand years. It has 5400 hectares of vineyards, and is located on the Southern slopes of the Bükk Mountains. In 1997, Egri Bikavér became the first quality wine in Hungarian history to be awarded a protected designation of origin.

Storage Type

Ambient

Storage Instructions

  • This wine is ideal for drinking now but can be kept for up to 1 year

Alcohol Unit Other Text

Wine Effervescence

Country of Origin

Hungary

Origin Free Text

Wine of Hungary

Name and address

  • Bottled by:
  • Palackozta-Törley,
  • KFTH-1222,
  • Budapest,
  • Hungary.

Distributor address

  • Copestick Murray,
  • SN8 4AN,
  • UK.

Return to

  • Copestick Murray,
  • SN8 4AN,
  • UK.

Lower age limit

Statutory Years : 18

Net Contents

75 Centilitres ℮

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