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Somlo  1983 Muskat-Ottonel Ausbruch

This wine belonged to an old Hungarian who said that it was only available outside Hungary & very expensive. He had been keeping it for a very special occasion but died in the meantime.

Hi John,

I'm afraid it's difficult to see any value here for three reasons:

Firstly, this is now very old for what it is.

Secondly, it was made just before it was revealed that Austrian wine makers had been adulterating bulk wines to enhance their sweetness, see

Thirdly, it was bottled by the Pieroth party-plan marketing company based in Germany that doesn't enjoy a good reputation with wine enthusiasts seeking value because its prices for commercial wine blends are enhanced to provide a profit margin for their sales agents.




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