Hungary goes ProWein

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MasterClasses & Workshops

This year's largest international wine event, ProWein 2015 will host 14 MasterClasses and Workshops focused exclusively on Hungary - all taking place in Hall 13 F 79 in the Ungaricum Tasting Zone.

The tasting events will be facilitated in English / German by renowned industry professionals and experts specializing in Hungarian wine:

  • Caro Maurer, Master of Wine
  • Markus Berlinghof, Leader of German Sommelier National Team
  • István Szepsy Jr., Winemaker of Szepsy / Szent Tamás Winery
  • Yvonne Heistermann, Lecturer of German Wine and Sommelier School
  • Franz Weninger Jr., Winemaker of Weninger Organic Winery
  • Lotte Gabrovits, M.Sc., International Wine Marketing, MW Candidate
  • Beáta Keszler, Founder of Ungaricum, WSET Advanced

Come, see and taste how Hungary has turned its back on mass production, reached back to its traditions and restructured its wine-business to become a small but exciting home of boutique wine production. We should be back on your radar screen!
Interested? More details on the Event Portal here!

All tasting events are free. Admittance requires registration and a valid ProWein 2015 pass.


The tasting events will address contemporary topics associated with:

  • indigenous Hungarian Furmint and Kékfrankos,
  • terroirs in Tokaj, Szekszárd, Eger, Sopron and Villány,
  • unique blends like Bikavér

We offer you a brand new tasting experience hosted in a comfortable, unique tasting zone that is equipped with the latest digital and cloud technology.

Event titles (for details please visit the Event Portal):

  • Autochthonous Hungary: Furmint, Kadarka, Kékfrankos
  • Organic across borders - Sopron & Burgenland
  • Szepsy / Szent Tamás: Mád meets Michelin!
  • Furmint for Freaks
  • Rosé'n'Roll
  • Taste of Tradition: Terroirs in Tokaj
  • Cabernet Franc: Character from Villány
  • Bikavér / Bull's Blood: Tradition revived
  • Regions, Varieties, Blends: Hungary
  • Kékfrankos meets Blaufränkisch
  • 3 Methods / 3 Styles: Aszú, Szamorodni, Late Harvest
  • Tokaj indigenous: Furmint, Hárslevelű, Yellow Muscat
  • Malatinszky Organic Wine Estate
Click here to access the Event Portal and register!

All tasting events are free. Admittance requires registration and a valid ProWein 2015 pass.


This year's selection of facilitators is a mix of top qualified industry experts, renowned winemakers and young professionals specialized in wine trade and marketing. What unites them is their passion for Hungarian wines.
Places are limited and run out fast - register now!

All tasting events are free. Admittance requires registration and a valid ProWein 2015 pass.

Ungaricum - Hall 13 F 79

Germany's #1 importer of Hungarian quality wines was founded in 2009 with a mission to show fellow winelovers worldwide why Hungary and its wines are so unique. We are passionate about

  • Promoting and selling Hungarian quality wines on a professional, online platform
  • Providing one-stop-shop for importing Hungarian wines for trading partners
  • Representing Hungarian winemakers at trade fairs and professional events
  • Working as Primary Contact towards German wine education institutions
  • New digital marketing technology that brings winemakers and consumers together

See you in Düsseldorf!