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WHAT’S THE MEANING OF EVANGELICAL IN HUNGARIAN?

The Hungarianized form of ’evangelical’ is EVANGÉLIKUS and as an adjective denominates the members of the Hungarian Lutheran Church (Magyar Evangélikus Egyház) established in the 16th century. The most prominent Lutheran Church is the one in the city center at Deák tér built in 1808 (see photo).
Another term that often confuses overseas visitors is the Hungarianized form of […]

By |April 1st, 2016|Visitors asked|0 Comments

How do you drink Unicum?

Our guest from Melbourne asked:

”I bought a tiny bottle of that Unicum for my son.  I was told that it is sometimes used medicinally.  So do you serve it in a liqueur glass, or in a teaspoon like medicine?”

The accepted view is that Unicum is medicinal. Even its Hungarian categorization supports this belief, it’s […]

By |May 21st, 2015|Visitors asked|0 Comments