Somlo

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Vineyard tour in the darkest hour!

Night tasting in volcanic Somló wine region on 22-23 June Somló, the smallest volcanic wine region awaits adventurous visitors this Friday and Saturday (22-23 June). On the night of 22, all the wineries will open their doors. At 10 pm bonfires will be lit around the mountain to symbolize the ancient eruptions of the…

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The sheep’s tail has never been so delicious!


New vintage Juhfark from Kreinbacher Estate Did you know that Somló wine region’s emblematicgrape, Juhfark is named after the sheep’s tail? The term refers to the elongated, cylindrical shape of the clusters. Juhfark is grown almost exclusively in the small volcanic hill of Somló, a small amount in Balatonfüred. Juhfark is…

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Super 12 white and red wines

  The best Hungarian wines according to wine writers The Circle of Hungarian Wine Writers was founded in 2016, and it has 26 members. Apart from working on making wine media a better phenomenon, the Circle organizes an annual wine competition. The first contest was held in 2016, results can…

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5 tips for „goose feast” in Hungary

  St Martin day celebrations in November Saint Martin has a special importance for Hungarians, since the famous bishop was born in the province of Savaria in 316 in the Roman Empire, in the territory of Hungary. As a teenager, he became Christian to his father’s dislike. His father was a soldier of…

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Those, who fell in love with a hill

  Hungarian finalist in Wine Spectator video contest First of all let us excuse ourselves at hungarianwines.eu because of the sometimes confused use of ’hill’ or ’mountain’. Now we are talking about Somló, a volcanic witness mountain, a remarkable object standing out of its surroundings, thus we prefer calling it…

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Icewine in the heat of the summer

When the weather is almost unbearably hot, rich, creamy desserts remain untouched. Why not enjoying a chilled icewine instead of the full of sugar cakes? Icewine is 100% natural, its sweetness is given by nature.

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