University of Tokaj
The University of Tokaj is very proud to be able to announce the organization the first International Tokaj Wine Congress Sustainable Viticulture and Oenology on 13-16th of Nov 2022 (TWCS2022).
The main goal of the Congress is to pass on knowledge to professionals that is up-to-date, useful, and easy to put into practice from an international and holistic perspective. University of Tokaj would like to strengthen its international position by inviting lectures by top scientists, researchers and practicing professionals, worldwide known viticulturists and winemakers.
There will be plenary lectures on the main fields of Vine and Wine Science in Sárospatak (the site location) and 5 sessions in different locations in the Tokaj Wine Region (the session locations). The aim is to emphasize the system approaches and synergies between the scientific fields of wine science such as oenology, wine business, wine tourism, multifunctional agriculture, and even the relevant areas of heritage science and landscape conservation.
HOTEL BODROG WELLNESS
address: Sárospatak, Rákóczi street 58, 3950
The completely renewed 48-room Hotel Bodrog Wellness & Elix Spa **** offers the perfect opportunity to relax and recharge. Situated in the centre of Sárospatak, just a few minutes’ walk from Rákóczi Castle and the Basilica. On the ground floor of the hotel, our completely renewed restaurant offers meals for up to 170 people at a time, with a menu typical of modern gastronomy.
address: Háromhuta, Kossuth street 2, 3936
Resting in the Újhuta Castle Hotel means a pleasant relaxation close to nature. The recently renovated hunting mansion has preserved the style elements of the period, and in addition it received a modern, 21st century design. Waiting all of those who want to relax with a high-quality restaurant and a cozy wellness area.
MERCURE HOTEL TOKAJ CENTER
address: Tokaj, Rákóczi street 5, 3910
The Mercure Tokaj Center boasts a prime location in the historical town, nestled between the rivers Tisza and Bodrog, this modern hotel is in walking distance of many points of interest. Guests can enjoy wellness facilities during a stay at the Mercure Tokaj Center, including indoor and outside pools, a sauna and professional spa treatments. All guest rooms boast balconies and beautiful river or hillside views. The hotel restaurant, Winestone, serves international cuisine and some of the best Hungarian wines in a cosy, informal setting. On warmer days, choose a table on the outdoor terrace to enjoy the vibrant main street of Tokaj.
address: Sátoraljaújhely, Torzsás u. 25. /a, 3980
Hotel Hunor is situated in the north of Hungary, at the feet of Magas-Hill in Sátoraljaújhely. As it is surrounded by mountains, it gives a picturesque sight of the landscape. A great attraction nearby, the chairlift, which is Hungary’s longest cable chairlift. Stay and relax in one of the 35 double rooms or 4 suites. Each room has a bathroom, minibar, TV and telephone. The hotel’s free facilities such as an indoor swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna and fitness room are popular with the holidaymakers.
Gróf Degenfeld Kastélyszálló
address: Tarcal, Terézia kert 9, 3915
The chateau-style estate – a dream made come true by the Count Degenfeld Family – being so unique in the Tokaji wine region has started as a fruitful combination of the castle, the vineyards and the cellar. The four-star air-conditioned Gróf Degenfeld Castle Hotel is located in the middle of the Theresa Park in picturesque surroundings in the shadows of big old trees, offering 20 double rooms and a suite for guests coming to relax. The cosy and elegant armchairs, antique furniture, old paintings and Venetian chandeliers all bring back the 19th century milieu.
In the restaurant of the castle hotel, which can accommodate up to 60 people, the chef prepares dishes worthy of the quality of the estate’s wines. He would describe his cuisine as a mixture of classic Hungarian and French bistro cuisine. He has created a menu of dishes that are easy to understand, with the simplicity typical of bistro cuisine in mind. It combines ingredients from local small-scale producers, locally grown, home-made, and ingredients typical of various international cuisines.
Andrássy Kúria & SPA
address: Tarcal, Fő street 94, 3915
Away from the bustle of the city, there is a place in the heart of Tokaj-Hegyalja, where the elegance of the old days and the comfort of our modern age create perfect harmony. A place where exquisite wellness, SPA and culinary experiences make you forget the daily fatigue. A place which is the idyllic venue for special family and business gatherings. This is Andrássy Kúria & Spa – a place, the enchanting charm of which we have been marvelling at for a very long time.
3908 Rátka, 2722 hrsz.
Sauska Winery’s new estate center is located between Rátka and Mád, in the Padihegy vineyard, close to the grapes.
Mád Wine Academy
3909 Mád, Rákóczi street 39. Borsay Castle
The Mád Wine Academy is an organizational unit of the University of Debrecen located in Mád, the aim is to coordinate and fund research activities that support the awareness of the wine region to both the Hungarian and the world’s wine-loving public. On one hand, these are medical programs in which they research bioactive compounds in Mád’s high-quality wines that have a positive effect on health. On the other hand, field research which results can be incorporated into today’s trendy wine marketing approach that emphatically communicates “terroir,” the unique place of production. The most important expected result of the research is the endowment of wines from the historic wine region with unique scientific marketing, acceptance of its special nature by both consumers and the scientific community. More https://madiborakademia.hu/en
3916 Bodrogkeresztúr, Henye Winery 0134/2 hrsz; GPS: 48.1528916,21.3514238
Dereszla is among the wineries with the greatest history in the Tokaj Wine Region, and the history of Hungary can be followed with the history of the cellar. Since the 2015 vintage, Henye Winery, part of the Dereszla group, has made their dry wines and Pezsgő (methode traditionelle sparkling wine). The Winery is situated in Bodrogkeresztúr. More https://www.dereszla.com/en/
Rákóczi Harvest House
3915 Tarcal, Könyves Kálmán street 54.
Rákóczi Harvest House is the headquater of Tokaj Research Nonprofit Ltd., which was renovated in 2021. It is also the place for the practical adaptation of university theoretical education. The Harvest House was bulit is the 17th century and it was burned by the raiding Turks. In the 18th centruy it was rebuilt by the Rákóczi Family.
Gróf Degenfeld Castle Hotel
3915 Tarcal, Terézia kert 9.
Gróf Degenfeld Castle Hotel together with Theresa Chapel built in 1750 in Tarcal and renovated by the Count Degenfeld family in 2015. Its nice landscape offers a unique location for events. The chief winemaker produces all the varietal wines clearly introducing the leading grape varieties of the region – the Furmint, Harslevelu and Yellow Muscat – and making sweet Tokaji wine specialities including the famous Aszú wines. Tokaji varietal wines and wine specialities are produced on certified organic vineyards which have won the award: The most beautiful estate in Hungary in 2019. More https://grofdegenfeld.com/
Grand Tokaj Ltd. Szegi Cellar
3981 Szegi, Hatalos hill, Route 37; GPS: 48.2046299,21.3684183
The Grand Tokaj is owned by the Foundation of University of Tokaj since August 1, 2021. A guardian and protector of the national winemaking traditions in its posiotion as the largest winery in the historical Tokaj Wine Region, bearer of the title of the Unesco World Heritage Site. The winery with its 67-hectare vineyards plays a role of vital importance in the wine region, accounting for some 35% of the region’s total wine production. More https://grandtokaj.com/en/