Zsirai Winery, Tokaj Winemakers are human… Kata Zsirai needs some café to get moving. The grapes in the wonderful Mád vineyards are healthy and beautiful!

10 amazing harvest moments

The most important part of the year for winemakers has arrived. Getting up early, worrying about the weather, crawling into bed exhausted – in spite of all these things, harvest is beautiful, the beginning of a new life. And according to the winemakers 2020 vintage promises to be outstanding!
Csetvei Cellar, Mór Harvest is easy when you have help… A kindergarden group came over the other day and the little kids had a chance to try pressing the grape berries. Training of the next generation is never too early! (Read our earlier interview with Krisztina Csetvei about vintage 2020.)
Csetvei Cellar, Mór Harvest is easy when you have help… A kindergarden group came over the other day and the little kids had a chance to try pressing the grape berries. Training of the next generation is never too early! (Read our earlier interview with Krisztina Csetvei about vintage 2020.)
Vylyan Vineyard and Winery, Villány Vylyan does not only make amazing wines to please us, but the team is also happy to educate us. They have collected some frequently asked questions regarding the harvest, and of course they have given the answers as well.
Vylyan Vineyard and Winery, Villány Vylyan does not only make amazing wines to please us, but the team is also happy to educate us. They have collected some frequently asked questions regarding the harvest, and of course they have given the answers as well.
Thummerer Winery, Eger Isn’t it amazing? Like pearls… Tamás Thummerer and his wine, Elza commented, ‘Harvest started a bit later this year because of the cold weather during flowering and the relatively cool summer. But the grapes are healthy, so we cannot complain! Both quality and quantity is okay!’
Thummerer Winery, Eger Isn’t it amazing? Like pearls… Tamás Thummerer and his wine, Elza commented, ‘Harvest started a bit later this year because of the cold weather during flowering and the relatively cool summer. But the grapes are healthy, so we cannot complain! Both quality and quantity is okay!’
Taschner Winery and Sparkling Wine House, Sopron Kurt Taschner, the owner of the winery is famous for his beautiful photos – it is worth visiting his Facebook page full of stunning pictures of sunrise above the vineyards and Neusiedler See. Here pickers are harvesting Pinot Noir.
Taschner Winery and Sparkling Wine House, Sopron Kurt Taschner, the owner of the winery is famous for his beautiful photos – it is worth visiting his Facebook page full of stunning pictures of sunrise above the vineyards and Neusiedler See. Here pickers are harvesting Pinot Noir.
Haraszthy Winery, Etyek The show must go on! Haraszthy Winery boasts an Amphiteater within the estate with frequent performances. Concerts are held in the evening, but in the morning the best programme is on: harvest in the surrounding vineyards!
Haraszthy Winery, Etyek The show must go on! Haraszthy Winery boasts an Amphiteater within the estate with frequent performances. Concerts are held in the evening, but in the morning the best programme is on: harvest in the surrounding vineyards!
Frittmann Winery, Kunság Before and after – the healthy bunch of Generosa grape, and the freshly pressed juice. Generosa is a rather rare resistant variety, read more about it in our Grape Dictionary!
Frittmann Winery, Kunság Before and after – the healthy bunch of Generosa grape, and the freshly pressed juice. Generosa is a rather rare resistant variety, read more about it in our Grape Dictionary!
Dúzsi Family Winery, Szekszárd Old vines are not easy to harvest, and these Kadarka vines in Szekszárd wine region are really old!
Dúzsi Family Winery, Szekszárd Old vines are not easy to harvest, and these Kadarka vines in Szekszárd wine region are really old!
Hilltop Winery, Neszmély Hilltop makes reductive wines to perfection. The aromas and flavours of the healthy, juicy berries are captured and preserved and not only for a few years! It is worth trying an older Hilltop white wine, you will be surprised to see how fresh and crispy they are!
Hilltop Winery, Neszmély Hilltop makes reductive wines to perfection. The aromas and flavours of the healthy, juicy berries are captured and preserved and not only for a few years! It is worth trying an older Hilltop white wine, you will be surprised to see how fresh and crispy they are!
Etyeki Kúria, Etyek Tricky picture! Pickers might have thought harvesting gives immediate result… Well, no, harvest is hard work, but Kékfrankos bunches are beautiful, so will be the wine!
Etyeki Kúria, Etyek Tricky picture! Pickers might have thought harvesting gives immediate result… Well, no, harvest is hard work, but Kékfrankos bunches are beautiful, so will be the wine!