From June 16, the Gironde metropolis will showcase its vineyards during the “Bordeaux Wine Week” and present the 12th edition of “Bordeaux Celebrates Wine!” from 23 to 26 June. The event, which celebrates the winegrowers and wines of the region, was canceled in 2020, to be revived in a more discreet format in 2021. deserved. An opportunity to spend 48 hours in Bordeaux discovering great wines and meeting 1200 growers who have discovered the city in return.
Wine Festival and its many events
Graves, Sauternes, Saint Emilion, Pomerol, Fronsac, Blaye, Bourg and also Entre Deux Mers, Médoc and his Route des Châteaux which includes many big names like Margaux, Pauillac, Saint Julien, Saint Estèphe, so many prestigious vineyards make up the panorama of Bordeaux wines.
As part of Bordeaux Wine Week, which will begin on June 16 in the city’s restaurants and cellars with special menus and tastings from around sixty restaurateurs, the 2022 edition will celebrate four days, from June 23 to 26. vineyards of Bordeaux and New Aquitaine on the banks of the Garonne. It will also mark its terroir with some twenty pavilions dedicated to gastronomy and delicacies, favoring short circuits and other modes of consumption. Concert halls and shows will offer a mixed offer of music and wine in the spirit of the gengetta. “This year it’s a new concept. We will have ten days in Bordeaux a whole event dedicated to wine. It’s extraordinary! We will reach both the general public and the more enlightened amateurs, professionals. We will support meetings to promote the evolution and development of our vineyard.” – admits Bridget Bloch, President of the Tourist Office of Bordeaux, municipal councilor responsible, among other things, for tourism.
What to discover The 80 appellations represented and the 1200 present winemakers and merchants who work with an ecological, environmentally responsible and festive approach, like Pauline Lapierre, part of the younger generation of winemakers who took over the Château Haut Rian family estate in 2017 after training at HEC and full organic conversion. “I am tied to my land,” says Polina.
- Do not miss :
– Grands Crus Weekend on June 17th and 19th allowing you to taste and discover 110 Grands Crus, visit properties and dine in castles.
– Big tasting of Crus Bourgeois on June 21, presented by 80 establishments.
– Wow Meetings dedicated to organic and certified wines with an environmentally responsible approach
– Legendary boats like…