News Save the Dates : 2019 diary From Monday 11 to Wednesday 13 February 2019 Wine Paris During the exhibition ‘Wine Paris’, meet us on our booth Gigondas Hall 4 stand E145. You will appreciate about 60 Gigondas wines on free tasting. Wednesday, April 17 Découvertes en Vallée du Rhône During the exhibition ‘Découvertes en Vallée du Rhône’, a masterclass entitled ‘Gigondas the northerner of the South’ will be held by Andrew Jefford. Wednesday, June 6 Tasting of 2018 vintage This annual gathering gives the opportunity to taste the 2017 vintage in the same conditions as the journalists, sommeliers, wine professionals – that we receive in Gigondas during all year.For the winegrowers, wine-brokers, oenologists, this tasting is also an opportunity to share freely and friendly on the vintage. From July 5 to August 25 Gigondas ‘Atelier sensoriel’ Visit Gigondas to test your sense of smell in a bastion of medieval history – the Hospices de Gigondas! In conjunction with Jean Lenoir (Le Nez du Vin), the wine growers of Gigondas are delighted to announce the opening of a sensory workshop where you can discover the magic of wine from an aromatic perspective. Open from July 5 to August 25, 2019, admission is free and includes innovative and fun spaces; one of them is even specially designed to arouse your children’s sense of smell. A terroir and biodiversity area, with an astonishing animated film on the geological formation of the Dentelles de Montmirail, will offer you a different take on our mountain range… Monday, July 15 Les Auspices du Gigondas At the Hospices from 9.30am to 1pm Discover the vintages wines available at the spectacular Hospices! The tasting is free, opened to the professional visitors only. You will be able to taste the wines of most part of the Gigondas winemakers. Masterclasses will give the opportunity to discover and taste old Gigondas wines. Gigondas sur Table: wine & food festival At the heart of Gigondas village at 8pm Gigondas sur Table is the one of the most-popular summer wine events in Provence. Around 45 winemakers will be pouring, while six top Provencal chefs tempt the crowd with small plates of signature dishes, made from local ingredients reflecting the terroir. It all happens on the village square in Gigondas, from 8pm to around 11 pm.