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József Bock (photo: Szuperfarm.hu)
The largest Portugieser tasting of the world

Portugieser grape variety has nothing in common with Port (in fact the ancient name of the variety, Oporto was taken away by EU in favour of the Portugese wine), Portugieser is a thin skinned, sensitive grape giving ligther, fruity wines for everyday consumption, but in very able hands Portugieser can give outstanding wines…

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Singing with the wine

Villány wine region and neighbouring city Pécs is famous for its annual wine choir festival. Wine drinking and singing were always closely related – and you can experience it yourself on 22 September in Kodány Központ, Pécs, where a Premium Wine Tasting will take place, what’s more, the participating winemakers will launch the event with…

Pécs

The wine region is on the south of Hungary, close to the southern border of the country. The territory lies on the southern slopes of Mecsek mountain. It has a hot mediterranean climate, vines can be found on the slopes as high as 440 metres. The region has a unique…

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Facts and Figures in Hungary

Vineyards, sizes, Hungarian wines In Hungary altogether 58,607 hectares were under vines in 2015. This amount was enough to produce 2,774,991 hectolitres wine in that year. If you compare, Hungary’s vineyard area is less then half of Bordeaux (112,000 ha in 2014) or less then 1/3 of its eastern neighbour,…

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Wine Regions

Hungary is divided into 22 wine regions, which is often argued that it is far too many for the size of the country. We still keep the 22 wine region system, because it is well-known and always referred to within Hungary. On the page you can get a glimpse of…