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Too cold to drink rosé? No way!

Too cold to drink rosé? No way!

SLOVENIA Should you drink Rose in Winter? What about having Rose for Valentine’s Day? In his latest Wine Column, wine and food writer for The Washington...
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“I am Tribidrag” Conference

“I am Tribidrag” Conference

CROATIA Jancis Robinson’s logic in deciding that Tribidrag should be the prime name of the grape variety that also appears in almost identical forms...
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First Ever International #FurmintDay  is February 1st

First Ever International #FurmintDay is February 1st

HUNGARY Back in 2012 Blue Danube attended a large tasting called “Furmint Februar” at the Museum of Hungarian Agriculture in Budapest. 55 producers...
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Tokaj Part 2: Quality Over Quantity

Tokaj Part 2: Quality Over Quantity

HUNGARY This is the second article on Tokaj by Blue Danubian Eric Danch featured on GuildSomm.com. This one focuses on how a new generation is embracing...
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Wine Wednesday Spotlight

#WineWednesday Spotlight #75: Fekete Bela Juhfark

#WineWednesday Spotlight #75: Fekete Bela Juhfark

HUNGARY This is another great contribution from Kerry Winslow over at Grapelive: Fekete Bela Juhfark 2012: The 2012 Juhfark, looks set to be the second...
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#WineWednesday Spotlight #74: Gulor Sayeste Öküzgözü Boğazkere

#WineWednesday Spotlight #74: Gulor Sayeste Öküzgözü Boğazkere

NEWS The Gulor Sayeste Okuzgozu Boğazkere 2011 is our first #WineWednesday Spotlight from Turkey! Do you know that since the beginning of the month, we...
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#WineWednesday Spotlight #73: Kreinbacher Brut Prestige

#WineWednesday Spotlight #73: Kreinbacher Brut Prestige

HUNGARY Today is International Furmint Day and we’re also celebrating my son’s birthday. So let’s pop the bubbles and enjoy a 100%...
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Tasting Events

Masterclass on volcanic wines with John Szabo MS in NY
NEW YORK Rouge Tomate Chelsea, 126 W 18th St New York, NY 10011
Masterclass on volcanic wines with John Szabo MS in SF
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO The San Francisco Wine School, 415 Grand Ave #301 South San Francisco, CA 94080
Tasting at the Jug Shop
SAN FRANCISCO The Jug Shop 1590 Pacific Ave, San Francisco, California 94109
Wines of Hungary at Hamlet SF
SAN FRANCISCO Hamlet SF 1199 Church St, San Francisco, California 94114

HUNGARY

Hungarian Superstitions for Szilveszter (New Year’s Eve)

Hungarian Superstitions for Szilveszter (New Year’s Eve)

It’s important to mix superstitions and alcohol whenever possible. Hungarians have a bevy of both, but especially when it concerns Szilveszter.... More Hungary

TRAVEL

Dalmatian Coast, Croatia: A Detox to Retox Adventure!

Dalmatian Coast, Croatia: A Detox to Retox Adventure!

Stefani Jackenthal is an adventure travel & wine journalist. She likes to write about outdoor activities in wine regions, seeking out sporty,... More Travel

GEORGIA

The Republic of Georgia – Everyone needs to go here

The Republic of Georgia – Everyone needs to go here

It’s a tall order to put together a concise sales pitch for the wines of The Republic of Georgia because the food, language, culture, grapes,... More Georgia
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