The Weekend of the Grands Crus

From May 30, 2015 to May 31, 2015
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The Weekend of the Grands Crus Bordeaux fr

The Union of the Grands Crus of Bordeaux invites all fans of great wines to experience an exceptional weekend among the best wine labels of Bordeaux. It starts with a tasting on the Saturday at the heart of the historic port of Bordeaux, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site where, treated like a local wine expert, you will be introduced to the secrets and subtleties of this universe with the possibility of enjoying lunch on site.

To discover the wine and food pairings, on Saturday, different owners from the Union welcome you to their homes at the heart of the most prestigious wine labels of Bordeaux for a warm and convivial dinner. For a more relaxed evening, those aged between 18-35 will opt for Bordeaux. The Wine bar and the cocktail evening offer them the possibility to spend an evening in the company of the owners and directors of vintages to the music of a DJ and a jazz band.

To understand and get a feel of the Bordeaux land, there is nothing better than a trip to a vineyard. On the Sunday, three bus circuits are offered leaving from Bordeaux. Many owners, members of the Union of the Grands Crus of Bordeaux, also welcome visitors all throughout the day. For golf lovers, there is the possibility of tasting prestigious wines all while playing golf. The tournament at the Médoc Golf Club brings together amateurs and owners of the Grands Crus, at the heart of the famous wine-growing region.

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