Budapest (MTI) – About two hundred wines of more than 70 wineries can be tasted under the Great Tokaji Tasting in the Corinthia Hotel Budapest in March 28, where 8 thematic master classes wait the visitors, says.

Most of the domestic and international experts agree that Tokaji is not just one of the 22 Hungarian wine regions, but by reason of its size and the unique characters of its wines, it stands out among them. However, in parallel with the international brand building, it is also important that the national consumers are aware of what revolutionary changes were in Tokaj in the last two decades – the organizers said to MTI.

According to them, the aim of the Tokaji Grand program series, which was announced first in 2015, is to draw the attention of the consumers the central role of the dry Tokaji wines, the now crystallized, high-quality Aszu style and the late harvest items.

In addition to the nationwide- ongoing thematic wine tastings, wine dinners, the central event of the program series will be the Great Tokaji Tasting. At the event, 70 wineries from Tokaj show the most interesting pieces of the current supply. Furthermore, the visitors can learn about the offer of the restaurants and hotels of the region, and the local oenology organization and events of the wine region debut with an own stand, says.

The ticket contains the tasting of a Beres 5 Puttonyos Tokaji wine and more than 200 additional items in the walking area.

According to, winelovers, who organizes the Tokaj Grand, said: the group gives an important role to the Great Tokaji Tasting, so it employs several innovations. Based on international model, an Aszu room will be formed, which enables separate, quiet tasting. The wine lovers can pick and choose among the Aszus at the top of the Tokaji portfolio, seating at a separate table. The items are served by a sommelier for a fee.

During the Great Tokaji Tasting, in eight function rooms, masterclass analyzing the world of Tokaji is waiting for those interested. With the help of the programs offering a wide range of themes, the visitors can look back until 1993 with the % Puttony Tokaji Aszu of Disznoko. They can also learn about the international rivals of Tokaj dry wines, taste the most interesting wines of Madi Kor, get know the main growing areas of Tokaj with the help of a seated tasting led by Istvan Szepsy. They can view the actual offer of the Tokaj Commercial House with the comments of a world-renowned wine expert. The atmosphere of the three important events of the wine region, the Wine, intoxication..Benye, the Tokaj Autumn and the Mindszent Month Feast will also be summoned.

The detailed program is here:

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