The Bor­deaux Wine Fes­ti­val Tom­bo­la to ce­le­brate 20 years

Bordeaux Moments - - Événement / Event -

It’s so simple to take part, all you have to do is buy a Pass Dé­gus­ta­tion for €16 bet­ween 15th March and 10th June 2018 on the fol­lo­wing web­sites: or

www.bor­deaux-wine-fes­ti­val.com bor­deaux-tou­risme.com. 1st prize 2nd prize 3rd prize THE “GRANDS CRUS WEE­KEND” www.

When you create or use an ac­count to buy a ti­cket, your email ad­dress will be re­gis­te­red and put into the draw to win one of the fol­lo­wing prizes! (terms and condi­tions on www.bor­deaux-wine-fes­ti­val.com ) A trip to Hong Kong for 2 for the WINE AND DINE FES­TI­VAL, 26th-29th Oc­to­ber 2018. A wee­kend for 2 at l’in­ter­con­ti­nen­tal Bor­deaux Le Grand Hô­tel for the ‘Bor­deaux SO Good’ fes­ti­val, 16th-18th No­vem­ber 2018. A wee­kend for 2 in Brus­sels for the ‘eat! BRUS­SELS drink! BOR­DEAUX’ fes­ti­val, 6th-9th Sep­tem­ber 2018. The Bor­deaux Wine Fes­ti­val takes place on the same wee­kend as ‘le Week-end des Grands Crus’. Here are some events worth loo­king out for: - Dé­gus­ta­tion (“Tasting”), Sa­tur­day 16th June, ta­king place in the day­time in Han­gar 14 with more than 120 es­tate ow­ners and re­pre­sen­ta­tives, there to help you dis­co­ver two vin­tages from their great wines, no­ta­bly vin­tages from 2015.

IF YOU WANT TO GO FUR­THER...

Eve­ry day, once the Bor­deaux Wine Fes­ti­val has be­gun, vi­si­tors can conti­nue their dis­co­ve­ry of Bor­deaux wines with the Pass Vi­gnobles: excursions to wi­ne­ma­king châ­teaux. Ei­ther in the mor­ning, the af­ter­noon or for a whole day, vi­si­tors can head out to meet wi­ne­ma­kers, from pres­ti­gious châ­teaux or fa­mi­ly-run pro­per­ties, world fa­mous ap­pel­la­tions and hid­den gems, by mi­ni­bus, coach or by boat. The choices are vast and the themes va­ry en­or­mous­ly: wine and he­ri­tage, wine and gas­tro­no­my, bike trips among the vines, oe­no­lo­gi­cal cruises or even vi­si­ting 3 dif­ferent ap­pel­la­tions in one day. Re­serve on­line at www.bor­deaux-tou­risme.com

ORGANIC WINES ARE JOINING THE PAR­TY!

A group of organic wine pro­du­cers loo­king to show the pro­duct their vin­tages will be of­fe­ring a large range of their wines: reds, ro­sés, clai­rets, dry or sweet whites, spark­ling wines, with- of course- a pre­do­mi­nance of Bor­deaux ap­pel­la­tions, but al­so neigh­bou­ring ones too. The Na­tio­nal Ope­ra of Bor­deaux has put it­self for­ward to pro­vide mu­si­cal en­ter­tain­ment. The lea­der, Paul Da­niel, has cho­sen to pay ho­mage to Li­ver­pool with some of The Beatles’ big­gest hits. For this unu­sual concert, where the mu­si­cians are com­bi­ning jeans and trai­ners with tail­coats, Paul Da­niels is ai­ming to get the pu­blic to dance to some tan­gos and to film mu­sic. Fri­day 15th June, eve­ning (time to be confir­med) Dar­win En­trance fee: €10. Li­mi­ted num­ber of places. In­for­ma­tion www.bor­deaux-wine-fes­ti­val.com

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