This craft beer tasting takes place at The Tasting Table, a tasting room housed in a vaulted wine cellar in Budapest built in the 1860s. Learn, experience, and taste the facets of the Hungarian craft beer revolution with a 1.5-hour annotated beer tasting. From micro-breweries small and large across the country,craft beer festivals, bars (and even trucks) dedicated to craft beer, and too many craft beers to count, the craft beer scene in Budapest provides a wealth of options. Theres everything from pale ale, stout, and wheat beer to a variety of fruit beers and local specialties including a beer that uses Tokaji asz as an ingredient. Hungarys brewers are a creative bunch, and that innovation not only includes the beer inside the bottle, but also the artistic labels and the specialized bars which are becoming mainstays of the Budapest nightlife scene.
This tasting features top-notch Hungarian craft beer paired with a selection of the countrys best artisan cheese and charcuterie. Its the perfect way to take a short break from a day of sightseeing. Just as wine is always better with food, so is beer. As your beer expert leads you through the tasting, hear stories from the front lines of Budapests craft beer revolution and enjoy a selection of the best local cheese and charcuterie (as well as some other surprises). Cheese and charcuterie are sourced directly from the countrys finest artisan cheese makers. Sample mangalica pork sausages, free-range water buffalo salami, smoked duck breast, and grey beef sausage. Learn about the early revival of the cheese making industry that pairs so well with the craft beer flavors.