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Hungarian Wines Continue Their Winning Ways in Düsseldorf and Paris | Expat Press Hungary Magazine

Hungarian Wines Continue Their Winning Ways in Düsseldorf and Paris

Hungarian wines continue to be entered in international competitions and continue to achieve better and higher results each and every year. During the most recent world competitions, furmint, szamorodni and aszú were the most...
Legendary 'Pest Cuisine' Reloaded

Legendary ‘Pest Cuisine’ Reloaded

In May 2016, Pesti Vigadó Restaurant launched its á'la carte division to the general public. Not only the elegant historical venue but also the served dishes in line with the so-called cuisine of Pest,...
The Top Budapest Christmas Day Brunches | Expat Press Hungary Magazine 2

Top 5 Budapest Hot Chocolate Heavens

Festive Christmas markets, our hands wrapped around cups of mulled wine while peering at vendors’ handmade jewelry and notebooks, lift our spirits, but those will soon shutter until next year. Instead, we shall find...
Szekszard Open Cellars 2018

Szekszárd Open Cellars 2018 – wine event in Hungary on Pentecost

The warmer the weather gets, the more attractive outdoor events become and a growing number of people set off to take excursions to various regions in Hungary. True to the spirit of our traditions...
International restaurants Budapest

Budapest’s Best International Restaurants You Never Knew About

There are Italian, Spanish, Mexican, Hungarian (of course), and others of all the most well-known culinary types. But hidden among the side streets of the city are also those wonderful, tiny, hard-to-find, small, intimate...
21st Century Challenges in Hungary | Expat Press Hungary Magazine 1

Hungarian qualifier for Bocuse d’Or

The 11 chefs selected by the jury in August based on their submissions demonstrated their skills at the Metro GastroAcademy from 11am on 13 December. The result is as follows: Ádám  Pohner   (Olimpia Restaurant, Budapest) László...
Expat Press presents Hungary’s Favorite Summertime Drink: Fröccs

Fröccs: Hungary’s Favorite Summertime Drink – if you can pronounce it!

This may be the favorite time of year for Budapest residents: a warm spring. Time to watch the Danube boats glide by as you sip Hungary’s wonderful contribution to the summer-drink list: the ubiquitous...
Macaron day Budapest 2018, closeup of macarons

Macaron Day 2018 in Budapest – an avant-garde and flavoursome event

Join us on Tuesday March 20th, 2018 from 3pm-8pm for the 7th annual Macaron Day Hungary The annual Macaron Day in Budapest is inspired by the Jour du Macaron held on the same day in...
No Ordinary ‪‎Budapest-Where Walls Can See | Expat Press Hungary Magazine 1

Hungary Made Gastronomy History

Bocuse d’Or is the gastronomy event of the year, the grandstands crammed with thousands of fans. When the mood climaxed I felt I was at a football World Cup, waiting for the final penalty...
Budapest Christmas Brunches

The Top Budapest Christmas Day Brunches

With the onset of the holidays, many of Budapest’s deluxe hotels welcome guests to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year with fine feasts and intoxicating drinks. These mid-day feasts are especially attractive...

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