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Matador – a serious new gastronomic player in Etyek

Haraszthy Winery, situated within half an hour’s drive from Budapest in Etyek wine region has had a restaurant for 12 years. However, in the place of the seasonally operating Cinnamon a completely new restaurant has just opened called Matador. As the name suggests: quality meat has a significant role here.

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Jardinette – sunny wine garden even in winter!

Budapest is divided into Buda and Pest, Buda is the older and more romantic. Jardinette restaurant absolutely suits this romanting image of Buda, what is more the place offers a winter garden (made of glass) to enjoy sunshine in the colder season. The restaurant is highly active, they organize events frequently, many…

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What does Santa do in January? He drinks rosé!

There is a funny-but-serious rosé wine competition in Hungary. Funny, because it takes place on the nameday of Santa Claus (in Hungary every day is dedicated to a different Christian name), on 6 December, and funny, because all the invited experts in the jury are called Claus (Miklós in Hungarian).

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When Argentina meets Hungary

When Argentina meets Hungary Hungarian print magazine VinCE holds a panel tasting every month with a different topic. Last month New World wines available in Hungary were evaluated by renowned experts. The winner is a Malbec called Fantástico, and it is made in Argentina, in the sister winery of Haraszthy Winery.

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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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Sparkling June

Grand tasting in Budapest, 16 June The annual display of Hungarian and international sparkling wines takes place in the glamorous 5 star hotel called Corinthia Hotel Budapest. Champagne hall is dedicated to champagnes only, samples are to be paid here. Other wines poured by the exhibitors are free for ticket holders.

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