Sunset Erdőbénye, Tokaj Wine Region

Sunset over Erdőbénye

Sunset over Erdőbénye.
festivals - fire picture

Highlights in June 2016

As summer comes to the Tokaj Wine Region, the festivals, concerts and events start in earnest! So here a couple of highlights for June
Dragon boat race on the river Bodrog. Two teams preparing for start.

Tokaj Wine Region Highlights in May 2016

May heralds the warmer weather with people are happy to be outside, to explore and meet each other at festivals, events, concerts and wine tastings.
Tasting Tokaji Aszú photo of wine glasses
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Discover Tokaj Wine Region highlights in 2016!

Our 2016 calendar of events is rapidly filling up - and the main festivals are already in the diary! So, it's easy to plan your visit to our vibrant wine region.

Jack Frost decorates Sárospatak!

A morning walk over the bridge transported me to fairy land. Where trees were painted most delicately, the waves seemingly froze before my eyes as the ice crept
logo of Aboros borbar wine bar Sárospatak

Sárospatak's wine bar- A Boros Borbár

Superb range of (mainly) Tokaji wines, many BTG, regular wine tastings plus tasty nibbles. Add very friendly staff, good coffee and elegant setting - and you have a great place where it is a pleasure to savour a glass or your favourite, or discover something new!

A peek into Tokaj in Slovakia

A flying visit to taste wines of small passionate producers in Tokaj, Slovakia, some 15 km from Sátoraljaújhely. Fantastic!

Harvest festivities throughout the region in late September...

Celebrating the grapes, the places and, most importantly, community in the Tokaj wine region
Nearly home! Bringing in the aszú berries during the race

Running through vineyards

Runs are becoming ever more popular in the Tokaj wine region - 2 excellent opportunities to fly through the harvest vineyards
pictures of the new Tokaji Dukát

The faces of the Tokaji Dukát

Prominent figures in Hungarian history linked to the Tokaj wine region are depicted on the Tokaji Dukát, the new local currency
example of Tokaji Dukát cummunity currency

Tokaji Dukát - the new community currency arrives

A new initiative linking local producers, traders and service providers, thus retaining part of the capital generated locally in the Tokaj wine region
Mád Furmint Festival logo

Fusion - Mád Furmint Festival

Founded on long-standing harvest traditions, Mád Furmint Festival is spiced with new ideas, including the top-notch Mád Circle tasting - all about Furmint

The magic of Erdőbénye - Bor, Mámor... Bénye

Ever since the first festival, I have cherished this August festival as an absolute highlight of the year in the Tokaj wine region, Bor, Mámor... Bénye.

Wine Weekend in late July!

Wine, wine, wine! Two great events at opposite end of the Tokaj wine region the weekend of 24-5th July! If you're lucky enough to be in Sárospatak or Tállya
festivals - fire picture

Night of the Museums 2015

Ever wondered what Sárospatak castle looks like by torchlight? Or been curious about communion bread? Perhaps you have always wanted to jump a fire? Well, you can - if you visit the castles, museums, galleries and synagogues of the Tokaj wine region for Night of the Museums (Múzeumok éjszakája) held close to St John's eve and midsummer.
Coffee at the Rákóczi Caste, Sárospatak

Coffee at the Rákóczi Castle, Sárospatak

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Photo of cello - live music concert Tokaj wine region July 2015

Concerts in June

As warm summer days arrive, what could be better than listening to live music with friends - and perhaps a glass of chilled Furmint - at outdoor concerts?
gigerli producers gathering photo of wine being poured

7 of the best for the Whit weekend in the Tokaj wine region

Top tips - wine, sports, historical re-enactment throughout the region on the long weekend of 23-25th May
tokaji aszu bottle

Tokaj or Tokaji?

Well, a simple rule is Tokaj for the place, both the town and the Tokaj wine region. And Tokaji wines, as an adjective.
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