Frittmann Kunsági Kadarka, Kunság, Hungary 2018

Regular price £12.49

Elegant expression of the Hungarian Kadarka grape, light with red fruit aromas and a palate of spiced fruit, soft cherries

The multi-generational Frittmann winery is run by brothers János and István, who carry on the family winemaking tradition in the Great Plain in southern Hungary. They have achieved the two most prestigious national wine recognitions, becoming Winemaker of the Year in 2007 and Winery of the Year in 2015. Focusing their production on the highest-quality indigenous grape varieties of the area, they also offer wines made from international varieties, such as this Cabernet Franc.

Aged 5 months in large oak barrel

Tasting Note: Light carnet red colour, intensely fruity nose packed with youthful, fresh aromas of leafy red berry fruits, cherries, sour cherries and spices. A lively, vivacious drink with a spicy palate of red berries complemented by moderate acidity and smooth, gentle tannins.

Critics: Decanter World Wine Awards 2021 - Bronze Medal - 88 points