Vincent Day 2012

Villany The organizing committee also intends to revive an old Hungarian custom, when the owners of vineyards foretell the expected harvest based on the weather on “Vincent Day” (“Vince Nap” in Hungarian) and from the condition of the prunes called “Vincent cuts”. On “Vincent Day” they visit each other’s vineyards, taste each other’s wines and toast to the harvest. They ask for God’s blessing for the vine and (just to be sure!) they enact ancient superstitious rituals guided by natural phenomena.
This series of outings, which will start from Tenkes Hill to Villany via Siklos and Kisharsany, aims to re-establish the almost forgotten tradition of “Vincent Day”.
Location: Tenkes-hill – Siklos – Kisharsany – Nagyharsany – Villany

21 January – Saturday

-9.30-11.00 Villany

Attila Gere Cellar (Villany, Erkel Ferenc u. 2/A)

-11.30-13.30 Tenkes-hill and Siklós (same time)

Janus winery (Túrony, Sóta vineyard)

-11:30 – 13:30 Kései terülj-terülj parasztreggeli díjnyertes Janus borok kóstolójával.

Joó cellar (Siklos, Akasztófa vineyard)

-14.00-16.30 között Kisharsány

Vylyan cellar (Kisharsány, Fekete-hill)

-17.00-18.30 Nagyharsany

Tamás és Zsolt Gere cellar, Nagyharsany

-20.00 – Villany

Blum cellar – Borozó Vendégház (Villany, Baross Gábor u. 103.)

Bock Pince Panzió Étterem (Villany, Batthyány u. 15.)

Mandula restaurant és Bor-Bár (Villany, Diófás tér4-12.)

Matias restaurant és Borozó (Villany, Baross Gábor utca 81.)

Polgár cellar (Villany, Arany János utca 7.)

Wunderlich cellar (Villany, Baross Gábor utca 108.)

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For more information:
Sipos Gábor – +3620/321-5920