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Bükk – a wine region to be discovered

The 22nd reason to come to Hungary The north-east part of Hungary boasts the most valuable vineyards: we have Tokaj, the wines of the kings, king of the wines here, and another famous wine region, Eger, which is the second most visited destination for wine tourists after Tokaj. But what lies between…

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New vintage Nero rosé is great as always

New vintage Nero rosé is great as always Nero is a less known grape variety even in Hungary, even though it is capable of amazing rosé wines. Frittmann Winery in Kunság wine region has just released its 2018 Nero Rosé, and it is „super intensive on the nose – as it is typical…

Photo: Ferenc Dancsecs (VinCE Magazine)
’Blues’ among TOP 14 Eastern European wines by The Independent

Kovács Nimród Monopole Blues Kékfrankos, 2015 John Clarke posted an article on www.independent.co.uk collecting 14 of the best wines from less known countries. As the winewriter points out, these countries are „having a moment”, Georgia, Romania, Bulgaria, Slovenia, Croatia and of course Hungary produces great wines, which are still overlooked.

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The diary of our big trip

1st Hungarianwines WebWineWriting study tour photos by: Tamas Dobos, Bence Karvaly, Matthew Horkey On 5th August the voting period of our first online wine writer contest ended, the name of the winners were revealed. Altogether 10 113 votes were given to the 18 finalists in 6 categories. The winners are:

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Fizzy festival in the historic labyrinths of Buda

29th Budafok Wine Festival, Garamvári Winery, 1–2 September September is the beginning of the new schoolyear, new courses, new seasons in the theatres – but not in Budafok! Budafok, a district of Budapest will host its annual Sparkling and Wine Festival on the very first weekend of September, on 1–2…

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Nyereg – the beginning of a beautiful friendship

A “culturbistro” in the City Park of Budapest The 1st Hungarian WebWineWrinting contest has just been over, the winners have been announced, what is more, we have done a 4 day tour to take the winners through 4 wine regions of Hungary. The trip was amazing, 4 days full of new…

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