Észak-Dunántúl wine region

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Észak-Dunántúl wine region
Wine region
Official nameÉszak-dunántúli borrégió
CountryHungary
Sub-regionsEtyek-Buda, Neszmély, Mór, Pannonhalma
Total area18000 ha[1]
Size of planted vineyards4520 ha[1]

Észak-Dunántúl wine region is one of the seven larger wine regions of Hungary. It consists of four wine regions around Buda and the upper Danube: Etyek-Buda, Neszmély, Mór and Pannonhalma. On its limestone-based soil exclusively white wines are produced. International varieties – Chardonnay, Sauvignon blanc, Rhine riesling, Tramini and Muscat Ottonel – play a significant role, but traditional local varieties are also present, such as Olaszrizling, Leányka and in Mór also Ezerjó.[1][2][3]

Wine regions[edit]

Wine region Area
Total[1] 1st class Planted[1]
Etyek-Buda wine region 5600 3927 1600
Mór wine region 2000 1459 900
Neszmély wine region 6500 4223 1400
Pannonhalma wine region 3900 3236 620

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "North-Transdanubia wine region". House of Hungarian Wines. Retrieved 3 February 2013.
  2. ^ "Borrégió" (in Hungarian). Vinopédia. Retrieved 28 December 2012.
  3. ^ "Magyarország borrégiói" (in Hungarian). borportal.hu. 2004. Retrieved 28 December 2012.