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Puklus Pincészet Tokaji Yellow Muscat 2013 Wine Review

Puklus Pincészet Tokaji Yellow Muscat 2013

Puklus Pincészet Tokaji Yellow Muscat 2013

Tokaj-Hegyalja, Hungary

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $16.95

Drink: 2013-2017

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 11.5%

Sweetness: Medium

Wine Type: Dessert Wine

Winery: Puklus

Agent: Karl K Kovacs Agencies

Natalie's Score: 90/100

Beautiful concentration of lemon essence! Here's a dessert wine that's not cloying sweet, and will be perfect with lemon or poppy seed cake. Oh yum. Muscat grapes thrive in clay and volcanic, which brings out the floral essence in them and the finished wine, especially in dessert styles. The rolling hills of north-eastern Hungary provide excellent drainage for the vines planted on their slopes.

Yellow Muscat food pairings: lemon cake, poppy seed cake, smoked paprika chicken.

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This Puklus Pincészet Tokaji Yellow Muscat 2013 was reviewed on March 18, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

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Jane Staples - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

This Yellow Muscat has a pretty floral rosewater & honeysuckle nose followed by a rich palate with honeysuckle, Lychee, rosewater, lemon and honey. Enticing long floral finish. Enjoy with Poppyseed Strudel or just sip it on its own; it's already a delightful dessert in a glass.
Cherie Cole rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Beautiful bright yellow-gold color with succulent floral, citrus, apricot and honey aromas. Delectable on the palate with medium body and a long, apricot and citrus finish.
This seductive Hungarian dessert wines made from grapes planted in clay and volcanic soils of the northeastern region of the country. The Muscat grape thrives here. Great balance of acidity, sweetness and spices. - Community Wine Reviews

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