During the day there will be given several masterclasses for our visitors. Here you will find the wine regions who will organize the masterclass.
11:30 – 12:15 Suprising wines from Alpe Adria!
During the masterclass Surprising wines from Alpe Adria we will discuss the trends in wine production and wine consumptions. We taste different wines from this region which are pleasant for every kind of day. The wines are lower in alcohol and contains less sulfite. All grapes are hand-picked and the wines organic and made with personality.
12:45 – 13:30 Turkey meets the world!
Turkey, cradle of wine valley Mesopotamia. Where it al began.
Wine country Turkey, explore ultra ancient and modern wines! Surprising world quality from indiginous and world variety grapes. Narince & Chardonnay white.. Kalecik Karası & Cabernet Sauvignon red.. Turkish winemakers combine the qualities of indiginous and world varieties into very professional wines that easily meet the top of the wine world.
La Reine Cult Wines proudly welcomes you to her MasterclassTurkey meets The World. UC Davis educated enologist and wine consultant Akın Gürbüz knows it all. He guides winemakers to the world stage, and he will guide you through Turkey. Don't miss this opportunity to add cult wines to your wine list.
14:00 – 14:45 Masterclass Georgië
Telavi Marani Wine Cellar is one of the most succesful wineries of Georgia. You find the vineyards in the heart of the province Kachetië, which is the oldest wine region in the world. Telavi Marani Wine cellars makes modern wines from Georgian grapes and also red and orange wines in big amphorae, so-calles ‘Qvevri’. They export wines over the whole world, among others to the Netherlands.
Zurab Ramazashvili is one of the founding fathers and owners of Telavi Marani Wine Cellar. In this masterclass he tells you about the special history of his winery and about the Georgian grape varieties and terroirs
In deze masterclass vertelt hij je over de bijzondere geschiedenis van zijn wijnhuis, en over de Georgische druivenrassen en terroirs, based on a selection of his wines.
15:15 – 16:00 Masterclass Libanon
The Lebanese Beqaa Valley is approximately one kilometre from the border of Lebanon and Syria. In the nineteenth century French monks planted French grape varieties here to make wine for their own use. They called it Château Ksara. In 1972 the Château was sold to 4 Lebanese families. Nowadays is Château Ksara together with Château Musar the most successful wine producer of Lebanon.
In this masterclass Elie Maamari tells you everything about Lebanese wine and the terroir of the Bekaa Vallei based on a selection of his wines. His wines are available at the Dutch market.
16:30 – 17:15 Croatian wines
The masterclass Croatian wines will show you the most beautiful wines of Croatia. The three most important regions of the country will be explained. In the north-west grapes grow in a temperate climate. In the east of Croatia there are completely grapes planted due to the continental climate. Along the Dalmatian coast you find surprising primeval grape
The masterclass Croatian wines will show you the most beautiful wines of Croatia. The three most important regions of the country will be explained. In the north-west grapes grow in a temperate climate. In the east of Croatia there are completely grapes planted due to the continental climate. Along the Dalmatian coast you find surprising primeval grapes.