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Furmints for February again

February is looming up, so it will be all furmint again -just like last year. The Grand Tasting for Furmint February 2012 organized by Vinoport takes place at Vajdahunyadvár in Budapest, 9 February 2012. Tickets cost 6.900 HUF, grab yours … Continue reading

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Tokaj vs Sauternes

On March 19 the second annual VinCE event was held in Budapest, with several great tastings and wines. Among them was a comparative tasting with some great Sauternes, and several Tokajis. The event also qualifies as the Budapest Master Class … Continue reading

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Furmint February – the Tasting II

After the first part we managed to try a few more furmints. The tasting this year gave a chance to make some international comparison: Four Slovenian producers presented their furmints, or šipons, plus 2 Austrian wineries, both from Burgenland. Unfortunately … Continue reading

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Furmint February – the Tasting I

I am now a month down on the blog, so I owe you a lot of furmints. Let me start catching up with Furmint February. The Grand Furmint Tasting organized by Vinoport took place a month ago, here are the … Continue reading

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Furmints for February

From now on, February will be about the furmint variety. I have already kicked off in style, and the rest is yet to come. The Vinoport guys have launched the nationwide Furmint February programme last year. It was a real … Continue reading

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Welcome

This blog is about Hungarian wines. It aims to present the top wines of Hungary from a consumer’s perspective. As we draw a huge lot of information from the internet, from wine blogs, reviews, the Cellar Tracker, wine journalists to … Continue reading

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