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Royal Tokaji Tokaji Aszu 5 Puttonyos Red Label

Wine Details

Varietal

Tokaji Blend

Style

Red

Region

Hungary

Wine Description

(2000 Vintage) Wine Spectator Top 100 of 2006!The 2000 Red Label is straw-colored with a hint of gold. On the nose, there are fruit aromas dominated by apricot and quince, with a lovely touch of wild flowers and orange peel. The palate exhibits ripe orange, figs and orange and grapefruit peel flavors, with a hint of honey at the end. This is a well-balanced wine, with a nice velvety texture and excellent length.Six vintages of the Royal Tokaji Red Label have been produced since its premier release of the 1990...

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  • Wine Enthusiast
    (2000 Vintage) Rating: 94/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast
  • Wine Spectator
    (2000 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator
  • Wine Spectator
    (2006 Vintage) "Superclean and defined, delivering beeswax, apricot, clementine and saline mineral notes that converge on the racy finish. Refined in both texture and profile, with harmony and a long aftertaste. Drink now through 2030. 5,637 cases made."
  • Wine Spectator
    (1999 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 06/15/04
  • Wine & Spirits
    (2008 Vintage) Just one whiff of this wine reveals an intoxicating perfume of wildflower honey marked with zesty, fresh orange peel. An intensely concentrated honey elixir, it ripples persistently on the palate with a brilliant spray of Meyer lemon juice and a rich, vanilla cream note.