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Love and bonfire – needed more than ever!

Haraszthy Vineyard has several evitable merits: it was one of the pioneers to put Etyek on the wine map of the world (Etyek–Buda wine region near Budapest), plus it has always managed to add some exotic spice to rural Hungary. I remember my first experience visiting them, well after midnight…

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Opening wine event at the nicest square in Budapest

Mikszáth Kálmán square is indeed one of the most popular in the Hungarian capital, no wonder Borjour event team has picked the location and has already organized several open air festivals here. Now Hungary is more or less open, people are hungry for events, so Borjour will hold its opening…

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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,…

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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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The Big Hungarian Grape Quiz

Are you a wine expert? Have you done some WSET courses? Do you work as a sommelier? It is time to check your knowledge of Hungarian grape varieties. If you ‘pass’, you will get an invitation to our August wine event!

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Happy birthday, Riesling!

Did you know? 13 March is the birthday of Germany’s most celebrated grape. Wines of Germany started to celebrate it only last year – but it does not mean that the variety is only one year old, of course. In fact Germany’s star grape is at least 585 year old,…

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Vylyan Bogyólé on Vinepair.com

American wine & spirit online publication, Vinepair dedicated a detailed analysis to „new wines” with the title „Beyond Beaujolais: The Short, Happy Lives of Europe’s Other Nouveau Wines”. Evan Rail examined the new wine scenery in France, the Czech Republic and Hungary, and for the latter one he contacted Hungarianwines.eu.

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10 moments of 2019 harvest

2019 promises to be a great vintage all over Hungary. Ripened black grapes in the southern regions, botrytis in Tokaj, therefore we have every reason to look forward wines from this lovely

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