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96
points

Dobogó 2006 Aszú 6 Puttonyos Furmint (Tokaji)

  • Editors' Choice
  1. $125

Brilliant gold in color, this wine boasts ethereal aromas of fresh apricot, caramelized pineapple, honeycomb and English Toffee—all of which transfer seamlessly onto the palate. It’s full bodied and luxurious, with balanced sweetness and gentle acidity.

 — J.J.  (12/31/2014)
93
points

Dobogó 2011 Szent Tamás Betsek Vineyards Furmint (Tokaji)

  1. $25

This dry Furmint is brilliant gold in color, with notes of Bartlett pear, Granny Smith apple, and lime zest in the complex bouquet. These aromas transfer seamlessly onto the palate as vibrant fruit flavors, with round body and bracing minerality. Delightful with food or by itself as an apéritif.

 — J.J.  (12/31/2014)
90
points

Dobogó 2000 Aszú 6 Puttonyos Tokaji (Tokaji)

  1. $87

Rich and unctuous, with flavors of apricot marmalade and honey, this wine has a dry, pithy feel, although it’s also very sweet. The juxtaposition is pleasant, as is the complex nose of orange tea, cinnamon and honeyed fig. Acidity finally emerges on the long, spicy finish. Imported by Dreyfus, Ashby & Co.

 — W.E.  (6/1/2006)
89
points

Dobogó 1999 Aszú 6 Puttonyos Tokaji (Tokaji)

  1. $87

Darker-colored than the 2000, this wine has more orange character on the nose, along with toffee and nutmeg. The wine offers a medium-full body and complex flavors of honey, melon and citrus all delicately spiced, with a hint of almond. The finish is long and spicy, with tropical fruits. Imported by Dreyfus, Ashby & Co.

 — W.E.  (6/1/2006)
88
points

Dobogó 2004 Furmint (Tokaj)

  1. $32

One of the grapes used in the famous dessert wine, this dry-style from the village of Tokaj has a mixture of fresh, vibrant fruit with a supple, round body. Aromas of tropical fruits, mixed with straw and chalk, continue in the mouth, with some dried apricot thrown in, then it’s brought home by zesty acidity and citrus pith. This could herald a bright future for…

 — M.D.  (6/1/2006)
87
points

Dobogó 2003 Mylitta Furmint (Tokaji)

  1. $36

A golden-hued, late harvest style, lacking the botrytis character of an Aszú wine, but still offering plenty of sweetness. Ripe tropical fruits and spicy floral scents pervade the nose, while the medium-full palate has good acidity and flavors of citrus, guava and allspice. Finishes a bit soft, with pineapple flavors. Imported by Dreyfus, Ashby & Co.

 — W.E.  (6/1/2006)
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