150 years in the service of Hungarian pastry art

Exhibition opening in Fény street

Auguszt confectionery celebrates its 150th anniversary in a worthy way. We remember our ascendants, the first three generations of the dynasty with an exhibition that shows the history of the family.

To compile the collection of the exhibition, we got an essential help from the Hungarian Museum of Trade and Tourism, and the head of the institution opened the exhibition himself. Part of the program was a special storytelling from József Auguszt about the history of the family, and Ibolya talking about the new desserts. Károly Mécs, the great actor read some pages of „Az igazi” written by Sándor Márai, that is about the period Auguszt, also called as the „Buda Gerbeaud”. The conversation was led by Olga Szederkényi, journalist.

The representatives of the fifth generation weren’t missing either. Olivér, Apollónia and Abigél was there, too, not to mention Olivér’s 8 months old son, Edvárd, the first member of the 6th generation.

The parents are celebrating the next generations with dessert plates made for this anniversary. The desserts are named just like the kids, and all of them contains each kid’s favorite fruit.

Mango mousse with white chocolate, dark chocolate mousse and dried chocolate mousse

Dark chocolate ball filled with dark chocolate mousse, apricot stew with saffron, coral with sesame seeds

Banana mousse, milk chocolate gel, caramelized banana, maracuja caviar and cacao crumb

White chocolate and cinnamon mousse, caramelized apple stew, dulce de leche mirror coating, hazelnut crunchy

To the anniversary also a new cake creation was made, named as A150 (after the iconic E80, that was created by József Auguszt for his father’s, Elemér 80th birthday).

Sponge cake with lemon and olive oil, tahini mousse, fig stew, tahini coating with sesame seeds


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Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 10:00 - 18:00
Wednesday: 10:00 - 18:00
Thursday: 10:00 - 18:00
Friday: 10:00 - 18:00
Saturday: 9:00 - 18:00
Sunday: Closed