Advent Wine Saloon in Pécs

40 wineries at a glamorous pre-Christmas tasting Many people say – and it is hard to doubt – that Pécs is the coolest city apart from the capital of Hungary and Pécsi Borozó is the best wine magazine published in the country. The print magazine is sold over Hungary, not only in its…

Tounge twister or refreshing pleasure?

11 July, Budapest, Duna broader wine region tasting Cserszegi Fűszeres is a grape variety indigenous in Hungary, and indeed it sounds like a tounge twister for a foreigner. It is a crossing between Irsai Oliver and Red Traminer. The word ‘cserszegi’ refers to the village, where Károly Bakonyi, the creator lived. ‘Fűszeres’ means spicy,…