French Malbec

For the Professionals

Program for Professionals
Monday 16 June Tuesday 17 June Wednesday 18 June Thursday 19 June

Cahors The French Malbec

Symposium :

8:30 – 12:30

Cahors City Clément Marot Conference Centre

Conferences by international experts (history, oenology,
wine-growing, economy and marketing)

French – English

Tastings :

13:00 – 18:00

Cahors City Centre Prefecture reception rooms

Winemaker and wine-merchant stands Quercy-style buffet.

Tasting book

Cahors, Malbec of Kings, Popes & Tsars

Festive event :

20:00 – 24:00

Cahors City Centre Saint Etienne Cathedral (Cloister, Courtyard)

Winemaker and wine-merchant stands, gourmet buffet and tasting, sound and light display (cloister)

Tasting book

Cahors, Malbec wines from the Valley

Excursion :

8:30 – 10:30

Cahors vineyards

Commentaries by Lydia & Claude Bourguignon
(soil expert)

French – English

Tastings :

11:00 – 14:30

Caillac Village

Winemaker and
wine-merchant stands
Quercy-style buffet

Visits :

15:00 – 19:00

Cahors vineyards

A la carte programme” (customize the afternoon : visits of wineries, châteaux and wine merchants)

Tasting book

Malbec wines from Cahors and from the Northern Hemisphere

Dinner :

20:00 – 24:00

Cahors Vineyard Historic Château, Château Lagrezette

Tasting with international malbec producers

Gourmet menu

French – English

Tasting book

Cahors, Malbec wines from the Hillsides and Heights

Excursion :

8:30 – 10:30

Cahors vineyards

Commentaries by specialists
(soil expert, oenologist, historians)

French – English

Tastings :

11:00 – 14:30

Floressas Village

Winemaker and
wine-merchant stands
Quercy-style buffet

Visits :

15:00 – 19:00

Cahors vineyards

A la carte programme” (customize the afternoon : visits of wineries, châteaux and wine merchants)

Tasting book

Malbec wines from Cahors and from the Southern Hemisphere

Dinner :

20:00 – 24:00

Cahors Vineyard Historic Château, Château Lagrezette

Tasting with international malbec producers

Gourmet menu

French – English

Tasting book

Cahors Malbec Destination

Visits :

8:30 – 19:00

Cahors Vineyards

“A la carte programme”
(customize the day : appointments at wineries, châteaux, with wine merchants; discovery of wine tourism activities)

French – English

Tasting book

Malbec wines and Great Wines of the World

Festive event :

20:00 – 24:00

Cahors City Valentré Bridge

Winemaker and wine-merchant stands Gourmet buffet

French – English

Tasting book

French Malbec