Goose Liver Festival Budapest

Goose lIver FestivalThe Goose Liver Festival in Budapest is as the name states already all about Goose Liver but also other culinary food and drinks. Goose Liver is very popular in Hungary and the country is known world wide, together with France and its Foie Gras, for the excellent liver. That enough is a reason to dedicate this culinary food an own festival. The festival will take place on June 1st – 3rd in the Buda Castle.

Exhibitors at the Goose Liver Festival in Budapest 2012

Of course primarily everything spins around Goose liver, the different manufacturing methods and preparation types as well as newly created products containing goose liver. So during the Festival you will find different exhibitors producing goose liver products, the following will be part of the Goose Liver Festival 2012:

Hungerit Zrt.
Balatoni Hús
Kis Csülök
Kézműves Magyar Ízek
Fobu Kft.
Merian Food Kft.
Unio-Sea Food Kft
Toll’96 Kft.
Royal Delicatesse

Next to these producers you will find a large amount of exhibitors of food but non goose liver products such as cheese, oils, sweets or honey. The following exhibitors are part of the Goose Liver Festival in Budapest in the year 2012:

Cheese:
Nárcisz Birtok
Kiss Házisajt Manufaktúra
Bükki Kézműves Sajt
Magdi Kézműves Sajt

Honey & Jam:
Mardo Kft.
Lek-Vár-Lak
Tranzit Dió Kft.

Oils & Seasoning:
Aranyszarvas
Gourmand Company
Fűszerész
Ghaurved

And of course drinks should not be missing from any Festival in Budapest such as Hungarian wines, beer and of course Pálinka, the national drink of Hungary. So in 2012 you will meet the following exhibitors on the festival:

Wine – Tokaj:
Oremus
Kardos Gábor
Götz Pince – Hercegkút
Gróf Degenfeld
Andrássy Pince
Disznókő Pince
Majoros Birtok
Oroszlános Borház

Wine other:
Pálffy
Pántlika
Orbán
Kardos
Demeter
Mayer
Szentesi
Gedeon
Szeleshát
Epermester
Maurus
Babiczki Pince
Gál Lajos

Palinka:
Gyulai Pálinkamanufaktúra
Spiritus Primus
Árpád Pálinka
Brill Pálinka
Csalló Pálinka

Beer:
Kapucinus Sörfőzde
Békésszentandrási Sörfőzde
Fóti Kézműves Sör

Fruit juice & Syrop:
Flóravit – Vitabox
Jona Drink Kft.

Program at the Goose Liver Festival in Budapest 2012

Besides all that food and drink the organizers have planned a very nice, Hungarian program which hosts many Hungarian musicians over the 3 days as well as other programs for example for kids. So here is the program for the 3 days of the Goose Liver Festival in Budapest:

Friday: 8:00 p.m. Magdi Rúzsa
Saturday: 7:30 p.m. Balkan Fanatik
Saturday: 9:00 p.m. Holdviola
Sunday: 11:00 a.m. Kolompos band
Vasárnap: 8:00 p.m. Vivat Bacchus

And in between the Borra-Való band plays several times during the day.

Goose Liver Festival 2012 Information

Entrance Fee: 1 Day pass is 1.900 HUF, 3 day pass is 3.800 HUF, Children under 12 are free.
Location: Buda Castle, Budapest
Opening hours:
Friday: 12:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sunday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.

More information on the official website.

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