WINE TRAVEL: Exploring Tokaj, Hungary

Tokaj is Hungary’s most famous wine region, located in northeastern Hungary and southeastern Slovakia. Tokaj, the oldest classified wine region in the world, has been legally protected as a ‘historic landscape’ by UNESCO since 2012. Named after the village of Tokaj, the region is made up of 28 towns scattered along rolling hills and nestled […]

GRAPE VARIETY: FOCUS ON FURMINT

Furmint is one of the most important Hungarian white grape varieties widely grown in the Tokaj-Hegyalja wine region 🇭🇺. Furmint can be produced in a variety of styles ranging from bone dry to extremely sweet wines. Dry styles are characterized by aromas of smoke, pears 🍑 and lime. Dessert style wines can develop notes of […]