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A New Colour on Jammertal Wine Estate’s Palette

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  Producing a limited - edition big red is every winemaker’s dream.   Ars Poetica Pinot Noir 2017 is yet another new star in JWE’s internationally listed portfolio. An interview with Zsófia Kövesdi, the estate’s leading winemaker, about the new release. Where did the idea for Ars Poetica come from? I’ve always wanted to express my own philosophy about wine. I think that’s every real winemaker’s desire. Jammertal Wine Estate has developed its own approach based on many years of experience. For both our Cassiopeia and Koh-I-Noor brands the varietal composition and the style are basically determined. These wines are internationally recognized and sought after. In their case my main job is to design the wines based on particular customer requirements, adapting to the characteristics of a particular vintage, and produce the confirmed variants with professional precision. I won’t go into detail, but creating the harmony of taste, character, alcohol and contents is alway

Pinot Noir from Wine Grower’s Point of View

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  Wine professionals would agree with the statement that Pinot Noir behaves like a princess, being attractive, delicate and sometimes unpredictable. Zsolt Nagy , Jammertal Wine Estate’s viticulturist, gives us an overview about the challenges related to this variety. How can we please Pinot Noir? Choosing the proper location of the vineyard is a decisive factor. Due to early bud breaking this variety is frost sensitive. You should avoid low- lying areas. That’s why we planted Pinot Noir in higher altitudes in Palkonya and Diósviszló. However, outwitting the frost is important, but it is only one factor. A spot on a hilltop facing to south or south-west would cause serious difficulties because of the danger of overripening. We talk about a time frame of a few days, not weeks, when the optimal picking date can be chosen. We deal with a Sub-Mediterranean climate in the Villány wine region therefore our Pinot Noir plantations are located in north-eastern or north-western p

Another Gold Medal for Jammertal Wine Estate at the French Feminalise Wine Competition

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We are pleased to announce that our Cassiopeia Franc 2015 red won a gold medal at the Feminalise World Wine Competition ( FWWC ) in Paris.       FWWC  a special concept: wines are judged exclusively by female wine experts and by female jury members with the extensive tasting experience. The founder, Didier Martin, with a 30-year history of organizing wine competitions, recognized the economic importance of female consumers in relation to wine as a global business. This inspired the idea for the first Feminalise competition organized in 2007. Each year, with extensive media support, the extraordinary Féminalise wine competition is held in Paris with the participation of more than 600 tasters arriving from different parts of the world. The number of registered items each year is around four-five hundred. As a result of this initiative, starting from the late 2010s, women’s jury competitions - the Vino y Mujer (Wine and Women) in Madrid and the Women’s Wine & Spirits Awards in Lon

Have Your Own High - End Wine

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Have you ever felt like creating a BIG red wine based on your own ideas? Ever wanted to surprise or impress your family, your friends and business partners with a wine which you played an active part in making? All this without having to build or buy a wine estate?    We’ve got good news for you! You can have your wine of your own design without having to deal with the complex and sometimes burdensome operational jobs of running a winery. You may compose a wine according to your own preferences. Light or heavy, fruity or spicy, particular aromas emphasized, the decision is up to you. The result will be the design of your own wine. The hard – core professionals of the Jammertal Wine Estate will complete the professional work. You may choose the type of your bottle and the presentation of the label. Our colleagues will help through this process. You may store your ready - made wine in your own wine vault at Jammertal Visitor Center. The minimum quantity is a 225 litres barrel