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Hangover soup and its liquid friends

Sour cabbage, smoked knuckle, sausage, sour cream – the ingredients of a soup aimed to heal our stomach after New Year’s Eve party. But we can enjoy this delicious treat with wine as well. Which variety can handle the complexity of the soup? We have asked some experts.

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A Christmas menu with Kovács Nimród Winery

Caviar & Bull is a relatively new restaurant in Budapest in the building of the glamorous 5 star Corinthia Hotel Budapest. The restaurant has a great wine list with a good selection of Hungarian wines. Kovács Nimród Wines from the high altitude Nagy Eged mountain vineyards are also available.

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Cabbage in „magnate”style

Etyeki Kúria Kékfrankos and an amazing recipe The Hungarian word ’mágnás’ is not equivalent of magnate. It functions as an adjective as well, not only as a noun, and since it is really rarely used, it has a special taste. A ’mágnás’ dish is rich of something, especially because people…

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Grand Kékfrankos Tasting in Budapest

21 April, Hotel Gellért If you think you know this grape variety, try to do our small, 5 minute quiz! Not the best results? No problem, participate in the next huge tasting of the grape variety in Budapest, and you will surely become an expert of this beautiful variety.

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Taschner Winery and Sparkling Wine Cellar

In the farthest west corner of Hungary, where the surface of Lake Fertő (Neusiedler in German) turns the most severe winters into mild ones, vineyards of great quality have given fruit since the Roman times.

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Kovacs Nimrod Winery

NAGY EGED 10 hectares – Grand Cru Facing south-southwest, this steep-sloping site with unique sun exposure consists of limestone-laden soils, which contributes to a one of a kind mineral character in the wines. Varietals: Furmint, Kékfrankos and Syrah NYILASMÁR 8 hectares – Premier Cru Blessed with a unique microclimate due to…

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