New plates, top rosé and renewed website at Haraszthy
If you plan a holiday in Budapest, an Etyek visit must be inculded. “The Vineyard of Budapest” is only a short drive from the capital (or there is direct bus), so it is worth popping there for lunch and some wine shopping. Matador, the in site steak house and fine dining restaurant of Haraszthy Vineyard offers great food and stunning wines.
The plate above in the cover photo: steak tartar, a signature dish of 120 g Angus US Prime, truffle, cured egg yolk, home made bread).
Easier to navigate
The website of Haraszthy Vineyard has been renewed to make browsing even easier. The estate offers a wide range of services:
– shopping wines of the estate, for example the exciting white blend called Öreghegy,
– shopping wines from the Californian and the Argentinean sister estates,
– booking a winery visit,
– booing one of the most beautiful wedding venues of the country,
– finding place for an unforgettable music concert in the Amphitheater,
– booking table at Matador.
The new website intruduces the owners and the team members as well.
In the top 5 rosé wines
VinCE Hungarian print wine magazine focused on rosé wines at the latest panel tasting. Haraszthy Vineyards participate in this rosé selection every year, always with one of the best scores – just like this year. Out of 62 rosé wines Haraszthy made it to the 5th place. The 100% Pinot Noir rosé from vintage 2021 features “cherry and redcurrant on the nose. Great balance, vibrant acidity, juicy, full flavoured rosé with ripe cherry and peach. Charming aftertaste.” For only 1700 HUF (less than 5 euros).
The other bottle in the photo is Sir Irsai, one of the most popular wines of the estate – one that even impressed Arnold Schwarzenegger when he tasted it in California!