Le Weekend des Grands Crus de Bordeaux
For the past 13 years, the Union des Grands Crus has organised an outstanding event bringing together wine lovers from around the world. In 2018, this will be organised in the framework of the Bordeaux Wine Festival and the Tall Ships Regatta from the 14th to the 17th of June. The Weekend des Grands Crus features several high points, including the tasting of wines from over 120 Grands Crus in the heart of the city of Bordeaux, on the banks of the Garonne. This is a tremendous opportunity for meeting and discussing with château owners and their oenologists, attending dinners in châteaux and a cocktail buffet, and enjoying the Bordeaux Wine Festival firework display over the Garonne.
• Two Dinners "Passion": Share your emotion with these Grands Crus owners at a gala dinner in one of their Châteaux. A different wine will be served with each course in order to showcase the diversity of Bordeaux Grands Crus.
• Grands Crus Tasting:Over 110 Châteaux owners and their representatives will be delighted to present two exceptional vintages, of which the 2015 and enjoy a tasting experience with you. The tasting will be followed by a lunch with food and Grands crus wine pairing.
• A buffet cocktail will served in the presence of certain Châteaux owners and end with a firework display over the Garonne organised by the Bordeaux Wine Festival.
• A ‘’Grands Crus’’ Dinner Party: A cocktail dinner organized in the presence of the Châteaux owners.
• Circuit Médoc: This is a unique opportunity to become more familiar with the finest Bordeaux appellations through the tours, tasting, and lunches at the Châteaux:
• Château La Tour de By – Visit and tasting
• Château Lascombes – Visit and tasting
• Château Kirwan - Visit and tasting
• Visit of the ‘’Cité du vin’’: Discover the wine cultures from all around the world during a visit to the “Cité du Vin” and enjoy a "Grands Crus" lunch on a riverboat while admiring the beautiful facades lining the quays of Bordeaux.See moreFood tastingWine tastingWine
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