Furmint is variety characteristic of Ljutomer-Ormož Hills, where they consider it their own domesticated variety. In Tokaj, Hungary, they use this variety to produce their famous Tokaji wine. It is a late grape variety and produces fresh, fruity wines of light yellow and light yellowish colour with a delicate bouquet. It provides a wide range of quality. Good vintages are suitable for predicate wines and for long maturation. Furmint even has its own fan club and a traditional Furmint festival.
Drago Medved: VINSKE BRAVURE
(Založba Modrijan, 2011), p. 389