A Hungarian chocolate factory making sweets for over 150 years

We do not only struggle with poor-quality food nowadays but so did Budapest in the era of the 1867...

Hungarian state puts 240-year-old porcelain manufactory on sale

The Hungarian National Asset Management Inc. decided to put the world-famous Hungarian porcelain...

A historical letter emerged from the bottom of a Hungarian wardrobe in the Netherlands

Deep within this piece of furniture, the new owners have found a document of a man from Kecskemét who...

Hungarian Grey Cattle baby boom in Hortobágy – VIDEO

We are in the middle of calving season for grey cattle. Over 450 calves were born in just the last couple of weeks in Hortobágy, and at least...

Goulash soup: trivia and variations

It was the food of shepherds once as its name suggests; Hungarian shepherds were called “gulyás”....

What Hungarians eat for Christmas – Recipe VIDEOS

The most wonderful time of the year is just around the corner, so it is time to talk about our favourite Christmas dishes. Here is a list...

Is Pálinka really a remedy? Here’s some bad news

It is a well-known “fact” that pálinka is a remedy. It brings appetite on an empty stomach,...

Hungarian dessert: a favourite of diplomats

While the brittle cake was once an indispensable element of Hungarian weddings, nowadays it scarcely...

Famous Hungarikum, Pick salami’s price is on the rise due to swine fever

The phenomenon so many were afraid of unfortunately became a reality. Many products’ including the...

How Hungarians fight the cold – folk remedies

Hungarians rely on their own folk remedies when it comes to fighting a nasty cold or simply strengthening our immune system during the...