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Bust of Raracelsus uneiled in Tokaj Memorial Park

2016-09-18 00:00:00
Paracelsus (born Philip von Hohenheim) was an early-16th-century physician, chemist and pharmacist who, inspired by the legend of golden vine canes growing in Tokaj, travelled to Hungary in 1524 to study the composition of the soil of vineyards on...

Tokaj Renaissance opens wine shop in Tokaj town

2016-05-10 00:00:00
The Tokaj Renaissance Association has opened a wine shop in the recently renovated building of the Tokaj Museum, almost opposite the Tokaj Coffee House. The brief, informal opening ceremony on 10th May saw some glasses of Furmint clinking and a few spontaneous...

Tokaj town bans display of plastic-bottle wine

2015-12-19 00:00:00
The local government of Tokaj town has passed a new regulation banning the display and sales of wine in PET plastic bottles in publicly owned areas within the limits of the town. For the overwhelming majority of plastic-bottled wines is of rather inferior quality...

Tokaj Crown Estates appoints new CEO

2015-11-26 00:00:00
Tokaj Crown Estates (TCE, Tokaj Kereskedőház in HU) has named Péter Szappanos as new CEO, replacing Enikő Király Gaálné, who was interim CEO since 1st February 2015 and will retain her position as Deputy CEO/Commercial...

Ruin pub athmosphere comes to an end at ...

2015-11-07 00:00:00
Erdőbénye-based Karádi&Berger winery has put a year's work into transforming the dilapidated rooms of the heritage building that used to operate as a 'ruin pub', fairly popular with festival-goers, during...

Vineyard half marathon at october market

2015-10-21 00:00:00
  The Disznókő Estate's annual running race, a complementary event to the October edition of the Tokaj-Hegyalja Market since 2013, took the form of a half marathon this year, with attendance having almost quadrupled...

Furmint glass officially shown to public

2015-09-23 00:00:00
Riedel's Furmint glass has been unveiled at Gusteau Restaurant in the course of a dinner with wines, prepared by the chefs of Hungary's four Michelin-starred restaurants, during the Tokaji Ősz event today....

St Wenceslaus Day, Tállya

2015-09-22 00:00:00
A full weekend in Tállya at the end of September – jazz, a run, grill terrace, exhibitions, open cellars, music and fun for kids during the day (see poster below for details), then wine dinner with pianist-singer duo playing standards, pop and classic tunes...

Tokaj Foundation unveils first statue in ...

2015-09-21 00:00:00
19th-century geologist József Szabó was first to map the wine region's diverse geology, which is an essential part of the unique Tokaj terroir. His bust was solemnly unveiled on 18th September in what is going to become the Tokaj Memorial Park, a...

The faces of the Tokaji Dukát

2015-09-15 00:00:00
Prominent figures in Hungarian history linked to the Tokaj wine region are depicted on the new local currency – from Zsuzsanna Lorántffy (to whom the first Aszú was presented by Szepsy Laczkó Máté back in the 17th century) to author...

Memorial park in the capital of the wine region

2015-09-14 00:00:00
Tokaj Foundation is establishing a memorial park in the eponymous settlement of the wine region. The aim of the initiative is to bring into being a place where the posterity should commemorate the former professional greats of the wine region in a worthy manner. For the...

New wine shop in the region's gateway town

2015-09-14 00:00:00
Bor Sortiment ('Wine Assortment' in EN) is the name of a new wine shop that was opened on 10th August by the busy main through street of Szerencs, the south-western gateway to the Tokaj region. They not only offer a very good selection of wines...

Tokaj wine region, a cradle of beauty

2015-09-11 00:00:00
Helia-D is opening a herb and beauty centre in Tolcsva, in the heart of the famous Tokaj wine region for those interested in beauty care and in the charms of the wine region, the cradle of Tokaji Eszencia, a nectar legendary for its healing properties....

Béres is Hungary's most beautiful wine estate

2015-09-08 00:00:00
Erdőbénye-based Béres Winery has been selected by Hungarian wine trade magazine Bor és Piac as Hungary's Most Beautiful Wine Estate in 2015. The magazine has awarded this accolade annually since 2012, and Béres...

Tokaji Dukát – the new community currency ...

2015-09-02 00:00:00
In recent years across the world there has been a resurgence of community currencies, primarily in response to the drain of capital from communities, the competitive disadvantage of local businesses and the depreciation of community assets. No fast and easy solution...

Problems and challenges along the Bodrog

2014-04-23 00:00:00
    In treatment and usage of Bodrog river around 30 domestic specialist and local inhabitants deliberated in Tokaj, in the framework of SEE River international projects. During programme they analyzed the river's attitude, formulated the problems...