Friday 15th September 2017

19:00 Tokaj Autumn Gala Dinner

Venue: Gusteau Culinary Experience Workshop, Mád

Winner of Gault & Millau’s “Restaurant of the Year 2017” award and VinCE’s “Best Wine Dinner” category, Gusteau Culinary Experience Workshop will host the Tokaj Autumn Gala Dinner.

Chef Gábor Horváth has created this special five-course dinner tuned to the wines selected by László Mészáros.


Amuse bouche
Zsadányi TKJ Tállyai Rosé Gyöngyözőbor 2015
Homemade sausage pogácsa scone

Disznókő Birtok Furmint 2016
Autumn greens, tapioca, buttermilk, nettle

Demeter Zoltán Narancsbor 2015
Veal tartar, salsa verde, egg

Gizella Szilvölgy Furmint-Hárslevelű 2015
Breast of guinea fowl, creamy polenta, green tomato, ginger


Szepsy Szent Tamás 2007- Disznókő Tokaji Aszú 2007
Neck of lamb, barley couscous, salted lemon, dried fruits,

Szent Tamás Tokaji Szamorodni 2013
Brie cheese ice cream, pear, white chocolate, basil

Saturday 16th September

10.00 óra - Wine trips in the Tokaj Wine Region .

Meet famous producers in the region. Choose one of the “Village/Theme” groups where as our guest you will become acquainted with several wineries. Choose from the seven different places in the wine region. Following a guided 12-wine tasting, our tasting groups will be served lunch by the top local restaurants.

1. Group: Tokaj

Venue: Demeter Zoltán Winery
Participating wineries:
Balassa, Demeter Z., Gizella, Hétszőlő, Sauska
Lunch: Anyukám Mondta Pop-Up

2. Group: Tarcal-Bodrogkeresztúr

Venue: Degenfeld Estate, Tarcal
Participating wineries:
Degenfeld, Dereszla, Kikelet, Nobilis

3. Group: Oremus Estate, Tolcsva

Vertical “mini tasting”
Vintage tasting of Oremus Mandolás and Oremus 5 puttonyos Aszú
Lunch: “A” Leves Team

4. Group: Great Tokaji Aszú Tasting

Venue: Sárga Borház “Blue Salon”
Participating wineries:
Disznókő, Hétszőlő, Oremus, Pajzos
Lunch: Sárga Borház

5. Group: Mád

Venue: Szent Tamás
Participating wineries:
Barta, Demetervin, Szent Tamás, Szepsy
Lunch: Percze Élményközpont

6. Group: Tállya-Abaújszántó

Venue: Zsadányi Winery
Participating wineries:
Kaláka, Márton Birtok, Pendits, Szent Benedek, Tállya Wines, Zsadányi
Lunch: Oroszlános Wine Restaurant, Tállya

7. Group: Olaszliszka

Venue: Csontos-dűlő vineyard
Participating wineries: Bott, Kvaszinger, Préselő, Samuel Tinon
Lunch: Zemplén goat kid from the wood-fired oven

15:00 óra Confrérie de Tokaj Istronisation Ceremony

Intronisation ceremony of the Confrérie de Tokaj new members at the historical Rákóczi Cellar in Tokaj.

Venue: Rákóczi Cellar, Tokaj

16:00 óra

AXA Millésimes “World of Wines” portfolio tasting / as part of the evening Tokaj Autumn Grand Tasting /

It is a special event indeed if Christian Seely, managing director of AXA Millésimes, holds a grand tasting. Tokaj Autumn is bringing to Tokaj this great 10-wine tasting similar to that Christian Seely led for Master of Wine Institute students. The list of wines arriving from the AXA Millésimes estates will rightly delight our wine experts and wine lovers alike.

- Domaine de L’Arlot - 1er Cru Clos des Forêts / Nuits St. Georges 2011
- Château Petit Village 2014 (Pomerol)
- Les Tourelles de Longueville 2014 (Pauillac)
- Château Pichon Longueville Baron 2014 (Pauillac, Grand Cru Classé)
- DOC Touriga Nacional Quinta Do Noval 2011
- S de Suduiraut 2011 (Bordeaux Blanc)
- Château Suduiraut 2001 (Sauternes)
- Disznókő Tokaji Aszú 6 Puttonyos 1999
- Quinta do Noval Vintage Port 2003
- Quinta do Noval Colheita 2003

Venue: Tokaj Cultural Quarter - synagogue

17:00 óra Tokaj Autumn Grand Tasting

The evening walkaround tasting gives our guests the opportunity to become acquainted with over 50 of the top wineries in the Tokaj Wine Region. This relaxed event lasts from 5 pm till late – and guests even have the opportunity to get tickets for the two masterclasses (limited places): AXA Millésimes and Champagne Time.

- - “Furmint-Lounge”: all-evening wine picnic with music in the theatre. Light painting after dusk.

- - Tokaj culinary adventures: 3-course dinner by Anyukám Mondta, “A” Leves Gasztroműhely and the Sárga Borház.

20:00 óra

Champagne Time – you can taste bubbles from the most famous champagne houses in the Tokaj synagogue with champagne expert László Hantos.

- Ferrari Perlé 2009
- Jacquart Brut Mosaique
- Barnaut Cuvée Edmond 2009
- Ayala Brut Nature
- Delamotte Brut
- Larmandier-Bernier Terre de Vertus 2009
- Bollinger Special Cuvée

After the international champagnes guests can become acquainted with the best sparklers in the Tokaj Wine Region in the “sabrage” (sword) experience tasting.

Venue: Tokaj Cultural Quarter – Paulay Ede Theatre and courtyard

Sunday 17th September 2017

10:00 óra

Disznókő estate visit, vineyard tour and harvest picnic lunch

The closing event of the Tokaj Autumn weekend gives you a glimpse behind the scenes of the region’s harvest. Wander the legendary crus of the wine region with László Mészáros, director of Disznókő and get a taste for the Tokaj Wine Region harvest atmosphere, then have lunch with us at the beautiful belvedere viewpoint at the Sárga Borház harvest picnic lunch.