Vinexpo

Vinexpo is an internationally recognised wine and spirits fair held on alternate years in Bordeaux and Hong Kong (Asia-Pacific).

It started in 1981 by the Bordeaux Chamber of Commerce and Industry with an estimated 524 producers from 21 countries and 11,000 visitors from 50 countries.

Today there are over 2,400 exhibitors with more than 40,000 visitors from 148 countries around the world expected to attend the three day events.

In 2012, Vinexpo Asia-Pacific took place from 29-31 May in Hong Kong.

This year's fair is being held in Bordeaux from 16-20 June.

Vinexpo Bordeaux

 

Vinexpo 2013: Fete de la Fleur at Chateau Lagrange

Vinexpo 2013: Fête de la Fleur

24th June 2013

Torrential rain did not stop 1500 guests celebrating Fête de la Fleur at Chateau Lagrange in great style.

Chateau Phelan Segur Fete des Feux

Vinexpo 2013: Les Feux de la Saint-Jean 2013

20th June 2013

The bi-annual Fete des Feux, literally translated as party of fires, was held in the stunning grounds of Château Phélan-Ségur in St Estephe, on the evening of Wednesday 19th June.

Chateau Lafitte Bordeaux Superior Chinese Dinner

Vinexpo 2013: AOC Bordeaux and Bordeaux Superio 'China Night'

20th June 2013

Bordeaux and Bordeaux Superior organised a 'China Night' during this year’s Vinexpo introducing a host of Chinese importers to the region’s winemakrs.

Labegorce

Vinexpo 2013: Vignobles Labegorce Vinexpo party

20th June 2013

Chateau Labegorce hosted a stylish Vinexpo soirée in its stunning chai on Wednesday 19th June.

Chateau de Rayne Vigneau

Vinexpo 2013: Dîner Gold

20th June 2013

To celebrate the recent renovation of Château de Rayne Vigneau, CA Grand Crus welcomed 180 guests to a candlelit dinner in the new barrel cellar on Wednesday 19th June 2013.

Domaine de Chevalier

Vinexpo 2013: 13th Tour des Appellations de France dinner

19th June 2013

Vinexpo 2013: 13th Tour des Appellations de France dinner

Vinexpo Grenache

Vinexpo 2013: Grenache Night Bordeaux

18th June 2013

A boat moored on the Garonne river in Bordeaux was the idyllic setting for the Grenache Association’s intimate tasting on the first evening of Vinexpo.

Mouton dinner vinexpo 2013

Vinexpo 2013: 1855 Grands Crus Classes dinner

17th June 2013

This year’s annual 1855 Grands Crus Classés diner, held during Vinexpo, was held at the First Growth property Chateau Mouton Rothschild.

Jurade

Vinexpo 2013: Jurade de Saint-Emilion ceremony and Fete de Printemps dinner

16th June 2013

The Saint-Emilion Jurade launched this year’s Vinexpo festivities yesterday with its annual investiture of new members followed by a gala dinner to celebrate the wines and heritage of Saint Emilion.