Furmint

  • Grape
  • furh-meent

Furmint is one of the most important Hungarian varieties famously used in Tokaji Aszú dessert wines, but also available as a dry wine in a similar in style to Riesling.

Light-Bodied White

Primary Flavors

  • Meyer Lemon

  • Green Apple

  • Ginger

  • Smoke

  • Pepperoncini

Taste Profile

  • Body: Light
  • Sweetness: Dry
  • Tannin: Low/None
  • Acidity: High
  • Alcohol: 11.5–13.5% ABV

Handling

  • Serving Temp Cold (45–55°F)
  • Glass TypeWhite
  • Decant No
  • Ageability10+ years
  • Avg Price $20.00

Food Pairing

With it's green spicy flavors and bracing acidity, Furmint complements herb-crusted poultry or fish. Try it with delicate Asian dishes like sushi or dumplings.

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