Hungary

Fifth Tokaj auction breaks records

The fifth ‘Great Tokaj Auction’ raised a record €116,000 (36 million Hungarian forints) when it was held on 22 April, a 20% increase on the 2016 sale.

Is Villány the new home of Cabernet Franc?

Last month producers from Villány, Hungary, invited press and trade representatives to the second Franc & Franc conference. Their aim: to demonstrate that their region is the new home of Cabernet Franc.

Strange tales: Bulgars, poets and emperors’ skulls

A number of people and cultures have had a ghoulish custom of drinking wine from human skulls, including Bulgar khans and Romantic poets.

Six of the best terroir-focused Villány wineries

db profiles six terroir-focused wineries from the Cabernet Franc-loving region of Villány in southern Hungary.

Hungary in pictures

November 22nd, 2016

Lidl unveils Christmas offering

November 7th, 2016

Two decades of Disznoko reviewed

September 16th, 2016

The rise of Hungarian reds?

June 24th, 2016

Tokaj prepares for spring auction

February 11th, 2015

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