• Recipe Of The Week: Beigli - Traditional Hungarian Christmas Cake

    Recipe Of The Week: Beigli - Traditional Hungarian Christmas Cake

    • 7 Dec 2018 7:21 AM

    Bejgli (in English as “walnut roll” or “poppy seed roll”) is considered to be a typical Hungarian delicacy at Christmas. According to the traditions both fillings had their different symbolic meaning: walnut provided protection against hexes, while poppy seeds meant prosperity.

    More >>
  • Expat Explainer: Szaloncukor – Hungarian Xmas Candy

    Expat Explainer: Szaloncukor – Hungarian Xmas Candy

    • 4 Dec 2018 12:13 PM

    At the end of November and the beginning of December the Hungarian postal services sends innumerable packages abroad, as Hungarian families all over the world love to receive and decorate the Christmas tree with 'szaloncukor' - a traditional Hungarian candy.

    More >>
  • Cheaper Dining In Off-Peak Hours Via New Hungarian App

    Cheaper Dining In Off-Peak Hours Via New Hungarian App

    • 26 Nov 2018 9:20 AM

    Developer DiningHour recently launched an application offering diner discounts during off-peak hours. The company has partnered with 70 high-end restaurants in Budapest, and aims to raise that number to several hundred within a year.

    More >>
  • Hungarian Reds Ramp It Up

    Hungarian Reds Ramp It Up

    • 26 Nov 2018 7:03 AM

    The “Hungarian Wines of Excellence” (Borkiválóságok) books for 2018/2019 have recently been published and the results are pretty insightful, implying that Hungarian red wines are no longer playing second fiddle to whites.

    More >>
  • Hungarian Chocolates Win At International Chocolate Awards

    Hungarian Chocolates Win At International Chocolate Awards

    • 23 Nov 2018 9:18 AM

    Hungarian chocolate makers took home one bronze and four silver medals at the 2018 World Finals of the International Chocolate Awards, held between 26 October and 2 November in Florence, Italy at the historic Palazzo Ximènes-Panciatichi.

    More >>