Sunday 14th January 2018
Church of Léognan
Lunch at Halles de Gascogne (Léognan)

Gala Dinner Vinexpo New York
Monday 5th March 2018
Metropolitan Club New York

Ban du Millésime
Wednesday 11th April 2018
CAPC de Bordeaux

Gala Dinner Vinexpo Hong Kong
Tuesday 29th May 2018
Grand Hyatt

Fête de la Fleur
Friday 15th June 2018
Jardin Public of Bordeaux

Commanderie du Bontemps de Médoc et des Graves Sauternes et Barsac Commanderie du Bontemps de Médoc et des Graves Sauternes et Barsac Commanderie du Bontemps de Médoc et des Graves Sauternes et Barsac
The Left Bank bordeaux Cup

The 20 sur Vin tasting competition for wine-appreciation clubs at the leading Paris higher-education establishments was first held in 2002. It has since developed and in 2012 became the Left Bank Bordeaux Cup.

Students from prestigious French schools such as Ecole Centrale, ENA, ENGREF, ENS, ESCP-EAP, ESSEC, HEC, INA, Ecole des Mines, Polytechnique, Sciences-Po and Paris Dauphine University, EM Lyon, as well as Oxford and Cambridge and many others have taken part in this competition, which today is a staple of wine enthusiast student life. Competitors are judged on their performance in multiple choice questionnaires, presentations and blind tastings. Since 2011, the competition has taken on an even more international dimension by opening up to teams from universities from other European countries, North America and Asia. The Left Bank Bordeaux Cup is organised in a similar way to the famous America's Cup yachting competition with challengers from North America, Asia and Europe facing the best wine clubs from French universities and business schools in a final that is held every year at Château Lafite-Rotschild in June.

This event obviously plays its part in sustaining and increasing the reputation of the great wines from the Bordeaux Left Bank. It is an opportunity for students from different cultures to come together around a shared passion for wine.


French Consulate
Tuesday January 27

Connaught Hotel
Saturday March 28
Grand Hyatt
Saturday February 28

Dauphine University
Thursday April 16
Park Hyatt
Monday March 2

Château Lafite Rothschild
Friday June 12