Decanter French Fine Wine Encounter 2013

This year's French Encounter welcomed over 40 of France's top wine producers to London for a day of fine wine tasting at The Landmark Hotel in London on Saturday 18th May.

There were three masterclasses: Chateau Margaux presented by Paul Pontallier, Mas de Daumas Gassac with Samuel Guibert and Chateau Haut-Bailly with Veronique Sanders.

There were also three Discovery Theatre sessions: 'Great Terroirs of France' with Patrick Bongard, 'A Selection of Fine Roses' presented by Sandrine Audegond and Natasha Hughes and 'Award-Winning Wines From Sauternes' presented by Aline Baly, Pierre Montegut and Virginie Achou-Lepage.

There was a 2012 Bordeaux En Primeur showcase with two seminars introducing the vintage with a tasting afterwards presented by Steven Spurrier and Stephen Brook.

Decanter French Encounter 2013

 

French Encounter 2013: Sandrine Audegond, AdVini

15th May 2013

Watch our exclusive interview with Sandrine Audegond of AdVini who presented a Discovery Theatre seminar 'A Selection of Fine Roses' at this year's Decanter French Fine Wine Encounter.

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French Encounter 2013: Patrick Bongard

15th May 2013

Watch our exclusive interview with Patrick Bongard of Châteaux et Domaines Castel who presented a Discovery Theatre seminar on 'Great Terroirs of France' at this year's Decanter French Fine Wine...

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French Encounter 2013: Veronique Sanders, Chateau Haut-Bailly

15th May 2013

Watch our exclusive interview with Véronique Sanders, CEO of Château Haut-Bailly in Pessac-Léognan, who presented a masterclass at this year's Decanter French Fine Wine Encounter.

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French Encounter 2013: Samuel Guibert, Mas de Daumas Gassac

15th May 2013

Watch our exclusive interview with Samuel Guibert, owner and winemaker of Mas de Daumas Gassac in the Languedoc, who presented a masterclass at this year's Decanter French Fine Wine Encounter.

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French Encounter 2013: Paul Pontallier, Chateau Margaux

15th May 2013

Watch our exclusive interview with Paul Pontallier, managing director of Chateau Margaux who presented a masterclass at this year's Decanter French Fine Wine Encounter.

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