Wine Brotherhood Events in 2019January 6, 2019
La Jurade de Saint-Emilion
Thursday 7th March 2019: General Meeting of the Jurade de Saint-Emilion at 5.30 pm,
at the Salles des Dominicains,
followed by dinner at Château Dassault
Sunday 12th May 2019: Gala Dinner as an opening event to Vinexpo, at Château Soutard
- 5.00 pm: guests are welcomed
- 5.30 pm: induction ceremony
- 7.00 pm: cocktail party
- 8.00 pm: dinner
This prestigious evening will celebrate, in particular, the 20th anniversary of our vineyards and landscapes being listed by Unesco as part of Humanity’s World Heritage and also of the 820 years of the Jurade's existence: a unique occasion to promote the prestige and renown of our appellations and share our values!
Friday 28th, Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th June 2019: festivities to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Saint-Emilion being listed by Unesco as part of Humanity’s World Heritage, re-enactment of the Vinetier marking barrels with a branding iron each day and procession of the Jurats holding flaming torches on Sunday evening.
Sunday 22nd September 2019: Ban des Vendanges by the Jurade
Monday 18th November 2019: the Jurade in Belgium, for an exceptional induction ceremony with the Académie Culinaire de France, organised by Louis Havaux.
Various “small scale” induction ceremonies will also be held throughout the year.