As a winelover you won’t often find a Hungarian red for 1100 HUF or 3 Euros which is worth drinking. But the Csányi Shiraz is an exception, it always delivers, and the 2021 vintage is no exception.
Villány is a red wine region but you can find good white wines. I would recommend to start with the Csavargó from Bakonyi…
Photo taken from the producer’s webpage
Not a pure Grüner Veltliner actually as it’s blended with some local grapes (30% Hárslevelű, 10% Olaszrizling and 10% Királyleányka), but it speaks the GrüVe language for sure.
The first vintage of the wine. The
2018 is more serious, but priced a bit higher and not yet ready to drink, as opposed to this one. I would happily drink this now. Continue reading
The most well known Villányi brand. Big volume, cheap, widely available in Hungary.