Sopron wine region

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Sopron wine region
Wine region
Official name Soproni borrégió
Soproni borvidék
Country Hungary
Total area 4280 ha[1]
Size of planted vineyards 1890 ha[1]
Varietals produced Kékfrankos[1]

Sopron wine region (Hungarian: Soproni borrégió) is one of the seven larger wine regions of Hungary, consisting of only one wine region (Soproni borvidék). It is linked to the neighbouring Burgenland in Austria from geographical, cultural and viticultural point of view. It is mainly a red wine producing region, the main variety of which is Kékfrankos. Wine production dates back to Roman times.[1][2][3]

Wine regions[edit]

Wine region Area
Total[1] 1st class Planted[1]
Sopron wine region 4280 3236 1890

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f "Sopron wine region". House of Hungarian Wines. Retrieved 3 February 2013. 
  2. ^ "Borrégió" (in Hungarian). Vinopédia. Retrieved 27 December 2012. 
  3. ^ "Magyarország borrégiói" (in Hungarian). borportal.hu. 2004. Retrieved 27 December 2012.