Most European countries have the Romans to thank for their wine industry. But Hungary, with nearly 100 varietals and 22 wine-growing regions, may predate even Julius Caesar.
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At the end of autumn, when most grapes are harvested long ago, some vintners eagerly await a period of mist, dew and low sun rays…
What kind of container does the winemaker store (or age) the wine in before it is bottled? Most people might think of oak barrels or steel tanks but there is a plethora of choices for the winemaker.
Agnes Nemeth from hungarianwines.eu is shining the spotlight on Kristinus Liquid Sunshine and our Amsterdam based wine shop…
Local flora and fauna Grasses and herbs between rows compete with vines for water and nutrients, but can also improve soil and increase biodiversity. For a lot of Natural Wine makers biodiversity is an essential component in their philosophy towards grape growing, sustainability of the vineyard and their wine making tradition.Yet, biodiversity has the good […]
Without a clear definition, control body or any other legal regulation, we could say that natural wine is more a rebellious, anti-establishment movement and concept than category. There have been many attempts, mainly driven by the establishment, to categorize natural wine but until today it was never done with big success.