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Our monthly listing of events, seminars and tastings which we consider of interest to discerning drinkers. Those events which are drinks industry specific or have days/periods that are industry specific are marked accordingly. Enjoy!
What: After being launched in Singapore in 2016, this biennial show returns to Hong Kong. The event is based on its Düsseldorf edition - masterclasses and seminars will be hosted by leading industry experts throughout the four-day trade show.
When: 7th - 10th May 2019
Where: Hong Kong
More info: Find out more here.
What: This seven day summer festival brings wine enthusiasts together to celebrate for a week long event with events happening every day. You'll find pop-up wine bars, parties and dinners, and also tutored tastings - your pass (free of charge) gives you access to The Hub and £6 cocktails at some of the best bars in the city.
When: 13-19th May 2019
Where: London, England
More info: Get your free digital pass here.
What: In its 20th edition, the show is expected to welcome 40,000 visitors from 150 countries. Visitors can use the Vinexpo Citypass for free access to Bordeaux’s tram and bus network, as well as free entrance to the Cité du Vin and other museums.
When: 13-16th May 2019
Where: Bordeaux, France
More info: Vinexpo.com
What: In its 39th edition, the biggest wine and spirits exhibition in the UK welcomes a range of exhibitors this year. Featuring over 14,000 wines from 32 countries, tastings and masterclasses The Innovation Zone will return with new exhibitors and content. This is a brilliant event for those in the wine trade.
When: 20th - 22nd May 2019
Where: London, UK
More info: LondonWineFair.com
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