Wine Portfolio   Fortified

Classic Topaque

Download Tasting Note (PDF file, 301 KB)


Vines

Topaque is the name for the variety formerly known as Tokay in Australia that was named after the wines of the north-eastern corner of Hungary, a region known as Tokaj-Hegyalja. The wines in this area are intensely flavoured, sweet wines made from Furmint, a variety not planted in Australia.


Winemaking

In early Australian winemaking, attempts were made to replicate the sweeter styles of Furmint using the variety, Muscadelle. Following many years of ageing in cask, a unique Australian style emerged and was referred to as Liqueur Tokay.


Attributes

Amber and golden colour with the merest hint of a green hue, the wine offers aromas of malt, exotic spices and nut-brown butter. The palate is decadently luscious with a truly lingering flavour of fruit cake and the finish shows a waft of smokiness.

Price: $25.00

Quantity:
Shc_classictopaque_web