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Essentials of Hungarian Wine Tasting (with Cheese and Charcuterie) in Budapest

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US$ 49.00
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    What to Expect
    Meet your sommelier-guide in the early evening at a boutique wine shop in central Budapest, and be introduced to the rest of your small group of wine enthusiasts.

    Head inside the cozy venue where a wine counter and tasting tables await. Take your seat and listen intently as your sommelier offers an absorbing introduction to Hungary and its winemaking heritage: a history that stretches back more than 1,000 years to Magyar times.

    As you listen, enjoy generous samples of eight varietals of wine, all carefully chosen to provide you with a balanced overview of Hungarian wines, from classics to the latest new trends. The wine you taste is bought direct from the producers and considered some of the best the country has to offer.

    Sip on each wine and make your own mental notes as the sommelier puts each one in context, telling you how it’s made and the terroir and microclimate of its home region.

    Learn about the distinctive notes and aromas of each varietal, share your thoughts with your companions, and jot down your observations on the supplied wine tasting sheets. There’s also a wine map showing the different wine regions and a cheat-sheet that gives fascinating insights into each wine.

    After your 2-hour tasting, you can purchase any of the wines at a discounted price.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Tasting Table Budapest, Budapest, Bródy Sándor u. 9, 1088 Hungary
    Departure Time
    6:00 PM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Professional sommelier-guide
    • 8 wine tastings
    • A light food pairing to accompany each wine
    • Mineral water
    • Entry/Admission - Tasting Table Budapest
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Additional food and drinks
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Minimum age is 18 years
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • Minimum numbers of 2 apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 15 July 2019 via mobile

    My husband and me joined this tour. The very enthusiastic guide taught us Hungarian wines. We tasted one sparkling wine, 3 white wines, 3 red wines and a sweet wine. All of them were very good. We could enjoyed Hungarian cheeses and charcuterie. I knew...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank takakoi491
    Reviewed 18 June 2019

    We heard about Taste Hungary from a friend who was recently in Budapest. We are really glad we booked a wine tasting with them. In addition to tasting several varities of wines, the Solmmelier provided a a lot of history about Budapest and Hungary. It...More

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank livingtheqlife
    Reviewed 26 May 2019 via mobile

    Staff was attentive and knowledgeable. Wines were varied and all good. Accompanying meats and cheeses were great too. Highly recommend!

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank Bigfoot995
    Reviewed 25 March 2019

    Great fun as wine flowed very freely - 5 whites and 3 reds. Group had very little knowledge of Hungarian wines at the start of the evening but were all converted by the end of the evening. Eclectic range of customers which added to the...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
    Thank Lynne W
    Reviewed 19 March 2019

    we loved it! great place to hang out, meet people and of course learn about Hungarian wines and sample it! Great wine and food!

    Date of experience: March 2019
    Thank Michael N
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    11 April 2018|
    Response from arporns2017 |
    I believe it’s 7 pm with small plates of appetizers and cheese.
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