hungarian wines

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The sheep’s tail has never been so delicious!


New vintage Juhfark from Kreinbacher Estate Did you know that Somló wine region’s emblematicgrape, Juhfark is named after the sheep’s tail? The term refers to the elongated, cylindrical shape of the clusters. Juhfark is grown almost exclusively in the small volcanic hill of Somló, a small amount in Balatonfüred. Juhfark is…

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Koch Wines – an „everlasting lure of Hungary’s fine wines”

  Stephen Barret’s column on The Herald, UK British newspaper and online site’s columnist, Stephen Barret dedicated a whole column on Hungarian wines, and especially Koch wines on 17 November. The Herald is the Trinity Mirror newspaper serving Plymouth. The paid-for newspaper has an ABC circulation of 15,755 and its website at www.plymouthherald.co.uk has more than…

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Kitűnni egy borkiállításon – tippek, tanácsok

Egymást követik a nagy hazai és nemzetközi borkiállítások, a legtöbb komoly költségekkel és befektetett energiával jár. Ilyenkor mérlegre kerül a jelentkezéssel már elköltött komoly összeg és mindenképpen szükséges munkaerő, szemben a további lehetséges költségekkel, hogy valóban hatékony legyen a megjelenés. Nem minden kerül sokba, egy-két dologgal viszont növelhetjük a borkiállításon…

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Fish soup in a giant dish next weekend

Date: 24 June, 2017 Location: Pákozd (40 minutes by car from Budapest) Hungary Type of event: gastronomic festival with craft food, wines from traditional winemakers Fish soup contest – tournament for everyday chefs Fish soup is a traditional Hungarian dish, every region has its own recipe with minor differences –…

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The shortest night of the year will be full of Chardonnay!

Date: 17.00–23.00, 24 June Location: Etyeki Kúria, Öreghegy, Etyek, Hungary Type of event: informal tasting festival with lots of music Midsummer Night will take place on 24 June this year, as it is called in Hungary: Szent Iván’s night. As it is the shortest night, there’s no use going to…

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Let’s go picnic this weekend! Etyek Summer Picnic

Date: 10-11 June Location: Újhegy, Etyek, Hungary Type of event: open air festival Etyek is often mentioned as the „vineyard of the capital”, being so close to Budapest that it is worth going there for a glass of wine. Újhegy is a row of cellars in Etyek, where the Picnic…

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Icewine in the heat of the summer

When the weather is almost unbearably hot, rich, creamy desserts remain untouched. Why not enjoying a chilled icewine instead of the full of sugar cakes? Icewine is 100% natural, its sweetness is given by nature.

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