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Grands Concours du monde Riesling, Gewürztraminer, Pinot Gris and Sylvaner + Trade Show of White Grape varieties
Apr 6-7
Strasburg,   France
Registration Deadline: Mar 15, 2013
Event Type: Trade Show,Wine Competition
Description: Strasburg will be the World City of White Grape Varieties from the April 6-7.
Samedi 6 et dimanche 7 avril
Palais des Congrès

With two major wine events, the Easter following weekend will be particularly festive in Strasburg:
• The Grands Concours du monde
• The Salon des Grands Cépages Blancs (White Grape Varieties)
Les Grands Concours du Monde :
The Palais des Congrès will host the concours Riesling du monde (16th Edition), Pinot Gris du monde (8th Edition), Gewurztraminer du monde (6th Edition) and Sylvaner du monde (1st Edition).

80 international and professional jurors coming from 16 countries will gather to taste one of the best wines in the world.

The Great Gold Medals, which reward the wines with notations above 92 points, will be announced live from the Trade Show of the Grands Cépages Blancs on Sunday at 4:30 p.m. in the PMC.

Entry deadline for wine producers who wish to present their wines in the competitions: March 9, 2013

The 1st Edition of the Salon des Grands Cépages Blancs :
Riesling - Sylvaner - Pinot Gris and Gewurztraminer won’t have secrets for visitors anymore!

70 winemakers have already confirmed their participation!
Numerous activities will dynamize the Trade Show:
• Culinary shows orchestrated by « Les Etoiles d’Alsace »
• Discovering of the association « Les DiVINes d’Alsace »
• Presentation of « la Cave Historique des Hospices de Strasbourg »
• Oenological activities by « la Tribu des Gourmets du Vin d’Alsace »
• Booth of the « République du Weinland »
• Culinary Book shop and signing sessions
• Exhibition « L’Oenothèque des Grands Concours du monde »

The visitors will have the opportunity to meet not less than 10 exhibitors and above all to taste their gastronomic products;

• Cyrille Lhoro, Cheese maker, Meilleur Ouvrier de France
• Mireille Oster, Fine pain d’épices (gingerbread)
• La Ferme Schmitt, foies gras according to the Alsacian gastronomic tradition
• La Boutique du Champignon, (The Mushroom Shop) … are one of our gastronomic guests on the fair.

No limit to share those little but exceptional pleasures during the whole day! Do not miss that appointment!

Book the following date: Sunday, April 7 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.!
Palais des Congrès in Strasbourg, Entrance Schweitzer
Free Parking / Snacking.

Fair admission price: 5€ - Including the official glass
Event Organizer: Strasbourg Evenements/Avenuedelapub
Venue: Congress center Strasburg
Location: Strasburg,   France
Time: 11 am
Phone: (+33) 06-84-46-79-49
Cost: 5€ entry for the Trade Show+customized glass inclu
Available languages: English
Certifications: Other
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