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SZÉK restaurant – a pinch of Transylvania

Székely Land, an exciting and unique region of Transylvania (in Romania) has always had special importance for the Hungarian nation. Székelyföld is quite far from the Hungarian–Romanian border, but the people still speak Hungarian as their native language and they still keep their traditions. Thanks to a lady, who was…

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Wine of the Month: Kúria Sopron Merlot 2017

Well, it is not as easy as the photo may suggest. Harvest is just about to begin for Etyeki Kúria winery in their Sopron vineyard, and of course it will take a long time for the grape to be transformed into bottled wine. The second vintage of this Merlot has…

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Hungarian medals at Helsinki International Beverage Competition

Babarczi Winery has won a silver medal, while Sabar Wine House has received a silver and a bronze medal at Helsinki International Beverage Competition. So what? – you might ask, three medals is not a big number. However, this strange wine competition awarded altogether 11 wines! Now these 3 Hungarian…

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River tasting on the Danube

As life restarts in Hungary, so do the river tastings organized by Borjour team. The first cruise of the season leaves the port at 8 pm on 2nd July. Guests can enjoy the gorgeous view of Budapest and meanwhile taste wines from 8 wineries, for example Grand Tokaj (the head…

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Pool with a view of the vineyards

Hilltop Wine Hotel and Restaurant has a stunning location and now from the renewed pool and its surroundings guests can fully enjoy the view. Hilltop is in Neszmély wine region, only 60 kilometres from Budapest. Ideal summer destination for those, who are allowed to enter Hungary (all EU citizens plus…

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Wine of the Week: Babarczi Merlot 2018

Pannonhalma is a magic place, the hill on top of the Archabbey (with a levander field, a restaurant, a winery and a tea house) is a must-visit spot within a short drive from Budapest. Babarczi Winery is a family run estate situated in Pannonhalma wine region, and long has been…

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Fabulous result: best value red wine from Villány

Top 100 wines is a publication with a unique concept: the entered wines are not nominated by the wineries, but supplied by Bortársaság (the most important wine store chain) and Auchan hypermarket. The aim is to rank the reasonable priced wines – thus to give a useful guide for every winelover.

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Heumann Winery

The estate is located in the area of Siklós in the Hungarian wine region Villány. This Family-owned artisanal winery was founded in the late 1990s by the Swiss-German couple Evelyne and Erhard Heumann and gradually built up since then.

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Kristinus – 5 medals at DAWA

Hungarian results at Decanter Asia Decanter Asia Wine Award results have just been announced. More than 3000 wines from 37 countries have been judged by 50 international experts, certanly with many Asian palates. Hungarian wines obtained 20 medals altogether, though this year gold medals were not given to Hungarian ones. 6 silver medals, 11 bronze medals…

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