Bordeaux Blend grand tasting in Budapest
The annual tasting of Bordeaux blend wines takes place on 17 November in glamorous 5 star Corinthia Hotel Budapest. More than 60 wineries with 150 wines plus two masterclasses, one with great wines from Bordeaux (e.g Cos d’Estournel 2012) and another one with legendary red blends from Hungary. The impressive wine list of the latter masterclass includes Vylyan Duennium 2011, Dúzsi Görögszó 2013 or Lajvér Infinity Cuvée 2015. For Lajvér Infinity Cuvée the grapes were selected during harvest, then after fermentation in stainless steel and maturing the varieties separately in oak a barrel selection took place. The resulting wine is elegant, fruity (ripened raspberry) with integrated tannins and long ageing potential. The masterclasses are held by dr. Gabriella Mészáros WSET wine instructor, and will be organised in the styles Caviar & Bull restaurant of the hotel. Tickets at the venue: 12 900 HUF (40 euros) Early bird tickets at 9900 HUF (30 euros) are available until 2nd November. For the masterclasses additional tickets are needed.