Top 10 Hungary facts Selected as the most interesting among alcohol related questions in Alcohol quiz Which teams played in the "Blood in the Water" match at the Olympics in Melbourne in year 1956?Hungary vs USSR. By the start of the Olympics, the 1956 Hungarian Revolution had been suppressed by the Soviets, and many players saw the Olympics as a way to salvage pride for their country. After the extraordinarily violent game, many of Hungary team members sought asylum in the West. Hungary won 4:0.Created by: Kasiawater sports facts » Which was the last large nation to enter and settle in Europe?Hungarians. The possible homeland of the Hungarians was situated at the regions of Southern Ural. In 895/896, after several centuries of migration, they crossed the Carpathians and entered the Carpathian Basin. The land was inhabited only by a sparse population of Slavs, who were either assimilated or enslaved by the Hungarians.Created by: globalquiz.orghistory of Europe facts » Which currency went through the worst hyperinflation ever recorded?Hungarian pengő. Directly after the end of WWII, Hungary went through the most severe known incident of inflation ever recorded, peaking at 1.3 × 10^16 percent per month (prices doubled every 15 hours). When the pengő was replaced in August 1946 by the forint, four hundred octillion pengő became 1 forint.Created by: Ninjaieconomy facts » Which non-Indo-European language is the most widely spoken in Europe?Hungarian. Linguistic connections between Hungarian and other Uralic languages were noticed in the 1670s, and the family itself was established in 1717. Because of strong anti-Turkish sentiment, the classification of Hungarian as a Turkic language continued to be a matter of impassioned political controversy through the 18th and into the 19th centuries.Created by: Luca Biaggilanguages facts » Who directed "Werckmeister Harmonies" (Werckmeister harmóniák), "The Turin Horse" (A torinói ló) and "Satantango"? Bela Tarr. He is a Hungarian film director and writer, known for black & white, poetic images. His philosophical sensibility shifts from grim realism to a more metaphysical outlook.Created by: KYRTAPSfilm facts » What does the number of puttonyos on tokaj wines mean?The number of baskets of sweet grapes. Puttonyos is the unit given to denote the level of sugar and hence the sweetness of Hungarian dessert wine, called Tokaji (or tokay). It is traditionally measured by the number of hods of sweet botrytised or nobly rotted grapes (known as Aszú) added to a barrel of wine, but is now measured in grams of residual sugar. The puttony was actually the 25 kg basket or hod of Aszú grapes, and the more added to the barrel of wine, the sweeter the eventual wine. Measurement goes from 3 to 6 Puttonyos. A Tokaji made entirely from Aszú grapes is known as Eszencia. Created by: TschukaSlovakia facts » Aszú, Furmint and Szamorodni are kinds of ...Tokaji is the name of the wines from the Tokaj wine region in Hungary or the adjoining Tokaj wine region in Slovakia.Created by: Ninjaiwine facts » Which river flows through Budapest?Danube flows through 10 countries and 4 national capitals (Vienna, Bratislava, Budapest and Belgrade), more than any other river in the world. Created by: globalquiz.orgEastern Europe facts » In which country, except Hungary, Tokaj wine is produced?Slovakia. Tokaj - white hungarian dessert wine produced with wilted gapes in hungarian region Tokaj-Hegyalja (north-east Hungary and south-west Slovakia)Created by: GabrielBaranalcohol facts » What dog breed is that?Komondor. The Komondor is a large, white-coloured Hungarian breed of livestock guardian dog with a long, corded coat. It was brought to Europe by the Cumans and first mentioned in a Hungarian codex from 1544. The Komondor breed has been declared one of Hungary’s national treasures, to be preserved and protected from modification.Created by: Ninjainames facts » Play alcohol quiz and see all the questions.