Latest News

A new wine bar has opened. A Michelin star chef created a superb menu to a Hungarian wine. A great event has been announced. Hungarianwines.eu aims to report all the significant happenings concerning Hungarian wine. Visit our News page every day to find something new and exciting! We tell you the truth: we want you to fall in love with Hungarian wines.

Furmint Day 2.0

  Taste it, like it, share it! On the first day of February we are celebrating furmint for the second time. This popular variety of the Carpathian Basin lends itself to an extremely wide range of winemaking styles. The diversity of Furmint is really spectacular ranging from sparkling wines and…

Badacsony terroir: century long tradition

  Sabar team gives recommendations to visitors What is so special about the terroir of Badacsony? Why is the local community so active and cohesive? What are the most important grape varieties? In the following interview Gábor Ádám, leader of Sabar Wine House and Bálint Földi winemaker will answer these…

A supermodel, who loves Furmint

  Jodie Kidd’s pub in South England offering Sauska wines Jodie Kidd British model owns a village pub in England. Of course The Half Moon is not a simple pub: the blonde model takes the job seriously, thus she offers gourmet food made of quality ingredients, and an amazing wine…

Do not miss colourful Hungary at Prowein!


18–20 March, Düsseldorf, Germany Prowein is „The wine exhibition”, the No 1 meeting place for wine trade. The German exhibition is organized in a German way: precisely, thoroughly, perfectly. Plus they always have something new and interesting. This year the so called „wine scouts” will make a buzz:  “International sommeliers,…

Eszterbauer winery
Eszterbauer – readers’ favourite winery

  A place in Szekszárd full of love and good wines International wine competitions are important, they measure quality in objective circumstances. Awards are precious, they are evidences of high standards. But when it comes to the consumers’ opinion, we must realize, that this is the most valuable acknowledgement one…

New sparkling wine by Koch Winery

  Koch Chardonnay Brut Csaba Koch is famous for putting his relatively unknown wine region, Hajós–Baja on the wine map of Hungary. His winery was awarded Winery of the Year in 2014, and he implemented a system called „happy vines” (see below). He is equally good at making great price-value…

How to make the most of a winery? Learn it in Hungary!

  10th International Wine Tourism Conference, 10–11 April International Wine Tourism Conference, Exhibition & Workshop (IWINETC) was founded in Barcelona, Spain, and is held in a different wine country every year, like Porto, Champagne or Sicily. 2018 event is to be held in Budapest, Hungary for the first time! “The…

A place to get „elegantly tipsy”

Szalonspicc Café and Winebar, Budapest “The whole world is three drinks behind. If everyone in the world would take three drinks, we would have no trouble” – said Humphrey Bogart in 1950, and this quotation is read on the wine list of Szalonspicc. (“If Stalin, Truman and everybody else in the world had three drinks right now, we’d all loosen up and…

Sparkling wine of „Little Princess”

  Thummerer Királyleányka Méthode Traditionelle Thanks God sparkling wine consumption is not restricted to New Year’s Eve any more – though it’s still the high season for bubbles. If you are a sparkling wine connosseur and you are looking for something new, try a méthode traditionelle sparkling wine from Hungary,…

Two great recipes for Christmas by Kata Zsirai, Tokaj

Duck breast with Furmint risotto and prunes, cottage cheese & apricot cream with sweet Tokaji These recipes are the favourite ones of a very young brave girl, who manages the suddenly inherited family vineyards (yes, plural!) with great care and attention, and with great success. She was only 23, when…

X