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Take the opportunity – enjoy Hungarian wines!

We have been informed that several foreign wine experts are stuck in Hungary, for example the editor-in-chief of the Italian WineMag.it, Davide Bortone. He has received some samples and working on an article now, but of course he is happy to receive some more. If you are interested, write to…

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Easter wreath by Tara

As Easter is coming closer, it is time to prepare the seasonal cakes, sweets. At Easter we eat sweets mostly with walnutand poppyseed, and easter wreath is an emblematic shape, often decorated by painted boiled eggs.

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Sándor Mérész, the Gastro-Winemaker of the Year

“Best of Budapest – the measure of quality” – says the slogan of Budapest Week Publishing, which has been organizing its annual contest for more than 25 years. After the nomination process previous winners can vote, and since the selection process relies on the expertise of the members, the selected…

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“Phenomenal value for money”

Like many of our readers, we have started another week in lockdown. Since we are in a little shed on a mountain with no proper address, home delivery is not an option for us, we rely on the nearest Lidl’s wine selection. Thanks God it is quite good, we can…

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Pannon Passport – a document to great wines

Pannon Wine Guild is an association uniting iconic family wineries of Hungary. The Guild had planned to have a workshop with 20 wines just at this weekend at VinCE Budapest Wine Show, but, like many other events, it was cancelled (it is postponed to 6–7 June). While wine lovers are…

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Nimród is there in trouble

In Hungary citizens are still allowed to go out, but with restrictions, and fear is a good ruler: people rather stay at home. Kovács Nimród Winery in Eger offers free delivery to locals and the villages around the city of Eger,

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25th Kadarka International Grand Prix

Kadarka is an indigenous black grape of the Carpathian Basin. It gives a light red, spicy and fruity, easly to drink wine, but in case of developed viticultural practices Kadarka can produce fuller bodied wine with ageing potential. Let us introduce you the winners of the 25th international Kadarka contest!

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Free delivery of Haraszthy wines

Are you stuck in Budapest? Then among all the gloomy news we have a cheerful one: Haraszthy Winery will deliver your order (in case of a minimum of 12 bottles webshop order) free of charge. Free shipment applies to most districts in Budapest (I., II., III., IV., V., VI., VII.,…

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Craft beer with Heumann Syrah marc

Though craft beer is trendy in Hungary, now breweries suffer serious decrease of sale because craft beers are mostly sold in bars – and bars are closed. However, home delivery still works, so why not order some beer? Especially when the beer is made with the marc of one of…

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