1st February: Grand Tasting in Budapest
Hungarian wine enthusiasts are more than treated in February: as we reported earlier, Borjour Magnum, the largest indoor tasting will take place on 15th February with more than 220 wineries and masterclass by Master of Wine experts. Two weeks earlier, on 1st February another large scale wine event is held in 5 star Hotel Corinthia Budapest with more than 150 Hungarian wineries, more than 100 foreign wines, premium spirits, VIP hall with exclusive samples. Masterclasses will feature wine celebrities like legendary Steven Spurrier, Champagne expert Essi Avellan MW. Natasha Hughes MW will present an exciting masterclass with wines of an MW exam (from 2019 June), therefore participants will have a chance to try themselves and „taste like an MW”. Some of the exhibitors not to miss: Babarczi Winery (Pannonhalma), Bock Cellar (Villány), Borbély Family Winery (Badacsony), Csetvei Cellar (Mór), Dúzsi Winery (Szekszárd), Eszterbauer Winery (Szekszárd), Garamvári Vineyard (Balatonboglár), Gere Tamás & Zsolt Winery (Villány), Kamocsay Ákos Premium (Neszmély), Koch Winery (Hajós–Baja), Kovács Nimród Winery (Eger), Kristinus Wine Estate (Balatonboglár), Taschner Winery and Sparkling Wine House (Sopron), Thummerer Winery (Eger), Vylyan Vineyard and Winery (Villány).