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Don’t fear the Juhfark

Don’t fear the Juhfark

HUNGARY The book Wine Grapes refers to Juhfark (Yew-fark) as “perhaps the least modern or internationally appealing of Hungarian varieties.” Sold! We...
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An Interview With Sales Manager Eric Danch

An Interview With Sales Manager Eric Danch

HUNGARY Blue Danube California Sales and Hungarian Portfolio Manager Eric Danch discusses the state of the California market, the appeal indigenous grapes,...
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Pannon-demic Outbreak: Bott Frigyes, Wetzer, Kolonics, Apátsági and Heimann

Pannon-demic Outbreak: Bott Frigyes, Wetzer, Kolonics, Apátsági and Heimann

HUNGARY The final container of 2018 is a coincidental snapshot of some of my favorite things happening in the region. We’ve added another Somlói tier...
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Moldy grapes are better

Moldy grapes are better

HUNGARY Most of the 2018 fruit is in across the portfolio, and seeing all of the harvest action over social media is a reminder of how diverse and special...
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Wine Wednesday Spotlight

#WineWednesday Spotlight #162: Rosenhof Chardonnay TBA

#WineWednesday Spotlight #162: Rosenhof Chardonnay TBA

AUSTRIA The 200th anniversary of “Silent Night” is the perfect occasion to taste Austria’s sweet wines writes author Anne Krebiehl MW for the Wine...
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#WineWednesday Spotlight #161: Fekete Hárslevelű

#WineWednesday Spotlight #161: Fekete Hárslevelű

HUNGARY Blogger and wine educator Matthew Gaughan likes to write about the different wine regions and grape varieties of the world. “What an...
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#WineWednesday Spotlight #160: Balla Géza Fetească Neagră

#WineWednesday Spotlight #160: Balla Géza Fetească Neagră

NEWS “We wine geeks get our kicks from scarce grapes of which tiny amounts are grown, but sometimes so excited are we that we forget to consider...
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AUSTRIA

World Class Organic Wines from Austria

World Class Organic Wines from Austria

Austria is now home to some of the best organic winemakers. We’re proud to represent the very gifted Ilse Maier of Weingut Geyerhof and Dorli... More Austria

SLOVENIA

Pét-Nat, Charmat, Champenoise: plenty of bubbles for the Summer

Pét-Nat, Charmat, Champenoise: plenty of bubbles for the Summer

Pétillant Naturel, or Pét-Nat for short, is a modern trend but its origin is not so new. Pét-Nats are made using the Méthode Ancestrale, the... More Slovenia

HUNGARY

A record number of lots for the 6th Great Tokaj Wine Auction

A record number of lots for the 6th Great Tokaj Wine Auction

It’s hard to believe that it was three years ago this month that Blue Danubians Eric and Frank were inducted to the illustrious Confrérie de... More Hungary

TRAVEL

Wine and gastronomy tour highlights amber and natural winemakers of Slovenia and Italy

Wine and gastronomy tour highlights amber and natural winemakers of Slovenia and Italy

Orange/natural wine expert Simon J Woolf and author of Amber Revolution, is partnering with Savor The Experience Tours to offer a tour of the amber... More Travel