The Buena Vista Vinicultural Society, formed in 1863 by the winery’s founder, Count Agoston Haraszthy to further improve its winemaking prowess and expand its vineyards, has been restored as a collection of unique small-production wines that honor the winery’s pioneering spirit and contribution to California winemaking.
The Vinicultural Society explores clonal selections, varietals and the incredible terroir of not only Sonoma and Napa County but, also the Count’s homeland of Hungary. In keeping with the adventurous spirit of Buena Vista’s founding, we are proud to bring you this rare 2021 Furmint from Tokaj.Aroma:
This 2021 Furmint has refined, elegant fruit aromas complemented with notes of vanilla.Palate:
The silky, creamy body is balanced by minerality and a touch of vanilla and spice. Nice acidity and subtle oak flavors envelop this rich white wine with a lingering and refreshing finish.Vintage Notes:
These grapes were harvested from a vineyard planted in volcanic soil that is rich in minerals. The wine was fermented in both oak and stainless steel before being aged for six months in 40% oak barrels and 60% stainless steel.
Meats & Fish:Lightly Grilled Poultry & Pork Dishes, Smoked Meat, Seafood & Game Dishes.Desserts:Apricot dishes, Cheesecake, baklava, Gundel-style pancake, blue cheese or the traditional Hungarian dessert the “vargabéles
- Region: Hungary
- Varietal: Furmint
- Alcohol: 13.6%
- PH: 3.4
- Total Acidity: 6.7g/L
- Residual Sugar: 7.0 g/L
- Aged: Stainless steel & French oak