The 11th Ball of Hungarian wines

The 11th Ball of Hungarian Wines will be held on 27 February 2016 in the Hotel InterContinental Budapest. This event is aimed to present high quality Hungarian wines to exclusive guests in an appropriate environment.
Hungarian Wine Ball 2016
The wine list is based on wines which represent the most significant wines available in the domestic market. An elegant, traditional champagne, Olaszrizling, spicy Kékfrankos, a dignifying Bordeaux-type red cuvee and the Tokaji are all included in the sumptuous wine list. This year’s guest-wine: pinot noir.

The 11th Ball of Hungarian wines is not only an elegant ball and gastronomic experience, but also an exclusive standing wine tasting offering 100 different kind of wines from Hungary. The basic wine list of the menu comprises 2 kinds of champagnes and 5 wines.

93 additional items (total of 550-1100 bottles presented in batches of 6 or 12) are also offered in the foyer of the grand hall, overlooking the river Danube. The entire range of Hungarian wines (in accordance with their varieties, styles and regions) will be available with the most significant and highest quality products on the list.

The menu will combine fine dining with components of the traditional Hungarian kitchen – elegant and exciting as well as substantial and plentiful.

The Menu

– Crème Camembert, Granny Smith apple with endives
– Fried Tisza catfish fillet with mayonnaise and celery and Osetra caviar
– Brandade with fresh mixed salad
– Mushroom stew and crouton dumpling with parsley
– Goose ragout in Savoy cabbage with spicy pumpkin puree
– Fillet steak with goose, served with turnip and carrot in beetroot jus
– Soft Aszú mousse on sponge-fingers with walnut, figs and apricot.

The Wine List

– Garamvári – Furmint brut and Optimum brut (methode traditionelle sparkling wines)
– Figula – Csopaki Sáfránykert 2013
– Vida – Hidaspetre Kékfrankos 2013
– Kertész – Pinot Noir 2011
– Bock – Bock Cuvée 2011 (Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Merlot)
– Oremus – Tokaji Aszú 2006

Date: 27 February 2016
Location: InterContinental Budapest, Hungary.


Ticket includes:
Welcome drink and amuse bouche
5-course exclusive ball dinner
Full participation in the ball program
Unlimited consumption (food and beverages) in the lobby after dinner
Taking part in the raffle game (the value of prizes amount to 2 500 000 HUF)

Diamond Tables No. 1-9. 60 000 HUF + VAT/person
Golden Tables No. 10-22. 55 000 HUF + VAT/person
Silver Tables No. 23-35. 50 000 HUF + VAT/person

Standing Ticket:

For guests with standing tickets the door opening is at 8pm, the event starts at 8.30pm.

Welcome drink and amuse bouche
3-course ball dinner as a standing reception
Unlimited consumption (food and beverages) in the lobby after dinner

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