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Kreinbacher
New vintage ‘Hárslevelű’ from Kreinbacher, Somló

Kreinbacher Estate has gained its international fame with the méthode traditionnelle sparkling wines made in volcanic Somló wine region (just to mention the numerous trophies from Tom Stevenson’s CSWWC), but the estate dedicates equal attention to still wines made of local varieties as well.

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Another perfect match: Furmint and Japanese Temaki

Pairing wine and food happens all the time, but perfect pairings are rare. Furmint is an extremely versatile grape variety, and it is proved with every pairing. While yesterday we presented an a stunning match of Furmint and tapas, now a far more exotic pairing is introduced: Furmint and Ebi…

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Dry Furmint with refreshing tapas – recipe

If it comes to Tokaj and Furmint, Barta Cellar is a must mention. His single vineyard Furmint wine from Öreg Király (‘Old King’) vineyard has received numerous national and international acknowledgements, just lately it has been selected Wine of the Month by VinCE Magazin, and we have reported how Tamlyn…

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The SuperPinks: 3 Champion Rosé Wines

Lajver Rosé Cuvée, Szekszárd Hungarian wine trade magazine called ‘Bor és Piac’ (Wine and Market) has released the results of their rosé panel tasting: out of 90 wines Lajver Rosé Cuvée 2019 is the winner from Szekszárd wine region.

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Superstar bread from Gere Attila Winery

It is always a feast to share a bottle from the Villány icon, Attila Gere. And to share some home made bread with the wine is just magic, mystic, a moment of contemplation. But get back to earth: since many people have started to bake bread during these lockdown weeks,…

Tornai
Tornai restaurant reopens in Somló

Though free shipping within Hungary (in case of purchasing minimum 6 bottles) still applies for Tornai wines, followers can now visit the restaurant of the winery at weekends and enjoy a relaxed lunch on the terrace. The winery is open every day: the wine terrace and wine shop is open…

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Talent show by Teleki

A winery has countless options for sponsoring, but it will work only if the topic matches with the wines. In case of this Villány winery the match is perfect: Teleki aims to target the young generation with its youthful and playful wines, while the recent online talent show presents 15…

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Muscat, the graceful dry wine

A beginner wine drinker usually starts with a member of the Muscat grape family – the fragrant, grapey aromas easily capture senses. Later, the more educated, especially the snobbish wine connoisseurs despise these aromatic wines, they consider them too easy, too simple.

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