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Tokaj Renaissance – the aszú vintage of 2007

The Tokaj Renaissance Association held its annual public presentation of its wines last Friday in the Vajdahunyad Castle in Budapest. This included an aszú tasting of the débutant 2007 vintage, and also a cheese-and-wine pairing course with Ronn Wiegand MW, … 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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Tokaji aszú wines at Christmas

All Hungarian tasters have some idols from Tokaj. You just cannot escape falling in love with some aszús on the way. But we always wondered how these idols show their class when tasted blind. We also wondered if we are … Continue reading

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