EAszú Ünnep Erdőbénye 2018

Aszú Celebration, Erdőbénye 2018

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Category: event ( Tasting  Food  Crafts  Day  Family )
Country: hungary
Date: Aug 17, 2018 - Aug 19,2018
Venue: Erdőbénye
Organizer: Village of Erdőbénye

Erdőbénye, snuggled in the basin under the Zemplén mountains, holds its Aszú festival to celebrate Tokaji Aszú, a wine style unique to the Tokaj Wine Region.

The principles of the winemaking are fairly similar to those used hundreds of years ago to extract the exciting elemnts – flavours, aromas, sugars – from the dried aszú berries, each one handpicked directly from the vine. Legend has it that the first Aszú wine was created by Szepsi Laczkó Máté  who lived in Erdőbénye in the 17th century. This is a gastronomic festival paying homage to the wine speciality.

A village celebration, though most of the top wineries will be open too as part of the Mini BMB Aszú celebration.


– Harvest Procession from the football field to the market square
– torchlit procession to the main fire
– lighting the fire

Flyer - Aszú Ünnep Erdőbénye 2018