160th

Hospices de Beaune
Wine Auction

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160th hospices de Beaune wine auction

13th, 14th and 15th November 2020

COVID-19

Given the evolution of the health situation and the measures announced to respond to it, all press events for the 160th wine sale will be modified.
We will communicate these changes to you in the next few hours

2020 PRESS PROGRAM

Tursday 5th November 2020 at 2.30 pm

Press Conference of the 160th Hospices de Beaune Wine Auction

The press conference of the 160th Hospices de Beaune wine auction scheduled on Tursday 5th November will be organized as a video conference at 2.30pm.

A connection link will be sent to all registered journalists.
If you want to register please send an email to estelle.bidault@ch-beaune.fr

Friday 13th November 2020

148th Fête des Grands Vins de Bourgogne

PALAIS DES CONGRES, 19 AVENUE CHARLES DE GAULLE, BEAUNE

CANCELLED

9.30am: Opening to journalists

The Bourgogne Wine Board (BIVB) and the Winemakers Association (CAVB) invite you to a unique tasting session: 3,000 Bourgogne wines, including the 2020 vintage.

The BIVB press staff will be happy to welcome you and provide you with a glass and a tasting catalogue. If you ever wish to meet with BIVB or CAVB Presidents, please send us an email prior to the event to cecile.mathiaud@bivb.com and mathilde.paturaud@bivb.com, or inform us when you arrive.

No need to have Hospices de Beaune press badge to enter the Congress Center at 9.30am. The BIVB press staff will be happy to welcome you and provide you with a press badge, a glass and a tasting catalogue.

11am: Exclusive Wine Tasting - Press only

2 appellations will be highlighted for journalists

1 pm: End of the wine tasting

Saturday 14th November 2020

3.30pm : Introduction to the 2020 vintage and wine tasting session with Ludivine Griveau

SALLE SAINT-NICOLAS OF THE HÔTEL-DIEU, BEAUNE

CANCELLED

3.30pm : Introduction to the 2020 vintage and wine tasting session with Ludivine Griveau

On invitation only - Number of seats limited to 25

SALLE SAINT-NICOLAS OF THE HÔTEL-DIEU, BEAUNE

Wine tasting session of the 2020 vintage commented by Ludivine GRIVEAU, vineyard-manager and winemaker Domaine des Hospices de Beaune.

Sunday 15th November 2020

10.00am : Press conference

BEAUNE – MAISON LOUIS LATOUR, 18 RUE DES TONNELIER

Press conference organized by the Bourgogne Wine Board (BIVB) and the Hospices de Beaune will take place at Maison Louis Latour dating from 17th Century and located in the heart of the historic center of Beaune.

THIS WILL INCLUDE A PRESENTATION OF THE FRENCH HOSPITAL WORKERS TO BENFEFIT FROM THE PROCEEDS OF THE AUCTION OF THE CHARITY BARREL, AN ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE VOLUMES EXPECTED FROM THE 2020 HARVEST, AND OTHER ECONOMIC NEWS. 

FOR SANITARY REASONS TASTING AND LUNCH AFTER THE PRESS CONFERENCE ARE CANCELLED.

Follow the press conference live on:

No press lunch in 2020 due to sanitary rules

2.30pm : Opening of the 160th Hospices de Beaune Wine Auction

HALLES DE BEAUNE, PLACE DE L’ HÔTEL-DIEU, ENTRANCE B

FULL

  • FREE ACCESS TO THE AUCTION ROOM – Limited access to 15 journalists

  • THE PRESS OFFICE IS LOCATED JUST ABOVE THE AUCTION ROOM (WITH WIFI ACCESS)

Accredited journalists will be asked to enter as from 1.45pm Entrance B carrying their press badge

Your Press Room at the Hospices de Beaune

Press office above the auction room (inside Les Halles)

Open only on Sunday 15th from 1.45 to 7pm

The Hospices press staff will be happy to welcome you. We will provide you:

• Your personal press badge
• Your press kit
• Your wifi access