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PROGRAM

MASTER CLASSES &

LECTURES

Also this year, in addition to the great wines you will try at WINEBOX PORTFOLIO
TASTING, we prepared for you an accompanying Program of Master Classes and Lectures with extremely attractive themes, that will be led by our partners - wine experts from Bulgarian Wine Academy, BG top sommeliers and oenologists and specialists from our cellars.

BUYING A MASTER CLASS OR A LECTURE GIVES YOU ACCESS TO WINEBOX PORTFOLIO TASTING 2014 – THE EXHIBITION AND TASTING OF OVER 100 WINES FROM MORE THAN 20 WINERIES.

*Places for Master Classes are limited and the only way to ensure you get access is to pre-purchase a ticket.
**Your presence will be guaranteed only after confirmation of received payment
*** Besides the lower price you will get when buying tickets earlier, this will help us to better organize and run of the event.
**** Master Classes will be held from 13:00 to 20:00 in Hall 1, Hall 2, Hall 3 at Radisson Blu Grand Hotel.
***** Each theme includes a tasting of 50 ml per wine.

THE SELLS OF TICKECKTS FOR MASTER CLASSES OR LECTURE ЕNDS WHEN THE PLACES ARE EXHAUSTED, OR NOT LATER THAN 14 MARCH.

 

 

MASTER CLASSES

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"GREAT FRENCH WHITES "

LECTURER: YANA PETKOVA

 

WINES : tasting of 7 wines


•CHABLIS GRAND CRU LES CLOS 2009, LOUIS MICHEL, CHABLIS
•HERMITAGE BLANC MARQUISE DE LA TOURETTE 2012, DELAS FRERES, RHONE
•CONDRIEU CLOS BOUCHER 2011, DELAS FRERES, RHONE
•MERSAULT PERRIERES PREMIER CRU 2008, BOUCHAR PERE ET FILS, BURGUNDY
•CORTON-CHARLEMAGNE GRAND CRU 2008, BOUCHAD PERE ET FILS, BURGUNDY
•CHEVALIER-MONTRACHET GRAND CRU 2007, BOUCHARD PERE ET FILS, BURGUNDY

•COMTES DE CHAMPAGNE BLANC DE BLANCS BRUT VINTAGE 2004, TAITTINGER, REIMS, CHAMPAGNE

 

 

TICKET PRICE AFTER 14 MARCH: 130 BGN

PRICE TICKET EARLY BOOKING BEFORE  14  MARCH: 110 BGN

 

TICKETS SOLD OUT

HOUR AND DURATION: 16:30 - 18:00

 

 

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"BIG, BIG REDS"

LECTURER: LUBOMIR STOYANOV

 

Wines: tasting of 7 wines


•CLOS VOUGEOT DOMAINЕ GRAND CRU 2010, BOUCHARD PERE ET FILS, COTE D'OR BURGUNDY, FRANCE
•CLOS FOURTET GRAND CRU 2011, 1er GRAND CRU CLASEE, CLOS FOURTET, ST. EMILION, BORDEAUX, FRANCE
•VINEDO CHADWICK 2011, CHADWICK, MAIPO VALLEY, CHILE
•MALLEOLUS VALDERRAMIRO 2009, EMILIO MORO, RIBERA DEL DUERO, SPAIN
•BARBARESCO DOCG 2010, BRUNO ROCCA, PIEDMONT, ITALY
•BAROLO PAJANA DOCG 2005, DOMENICO CLERICO , PIEDMONT, ITALY
•HERMITAGE LES BESSARDS SINGLE VINYARD 2011, DELAS FRERES NORTH RHONE, FRANCE

PRICE TICKET AFTER 14 MARCH: BGN 160

PRICE TICKET EARLY BOOKING BEFORE 14 MARCH : BGN 130

 

TICKETS SOLD OUT

HOUR AND DURATION: 18:30 - 20:30

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"THESE MAGIC BUBBLES..."

LECTURER: EFROSIA BLAGOEVA
PLACES- LIMITED

WINES: tasting of 7 wines


• PROSECCO SUPERIORE MARCA ORO DOCG, VALDOBBIADENE, VALDO, ITALY
• CREMANT DE BOURGOGNE NV, GEORGES DUBOEUF, FRANCE
• PAMP ROSE SPARKLING NV, VIGNERONS DE ST. TROPES, COTES DE PROVENCE, FRANCE
• CAVA GRAN JUVE VINTAGE 2008, JUVE Y CAMPS, PENEDES, SPAIN
• CAVA MILLESSIME VINTAGE 2010, JUVE Y CAMPS, PENEDES, SPAIN
• TAITTINGER PRELUDE GRAND CRUS NV, CHAMPAGNE TAITTINGER, REIMS, CHAMPAGNE, FRANCE
• TAITTINGER BRUT VINTAGE 2005, CHAMPAGNE TAITTINGER, REIMS, CHAMPAGNE, FRANCE

PRICE TICKET AFTER 14 MARCH: BGN 69

PRICE TICKET EARLY BOOKING BEFORE 14 MARCH : BGN 59

 

TICKETS SOLD OUT

HOUR AND DURATION : 13:00 - 14:30

 

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“LET'S GO AND DRINK SAUVIGNONS FROM THE WORLD”

LECTURER: YASEN ZAHARIEV
PLACES- LIMITED

WINES: tasting of 7 wines

PRICE TICKET AFTER 14 MARCH: BGN 69

PRICE TICKET EARLY BOOKING BEFORE 14 MARCH : BGN 59

THE SALES STARTS AS OF 01 FEBRUARY

TICKETS SOLD OUT

HOUR AND DURATION : 14:30 - 16:00

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LECTURES

„PROVENCE FOREVER ! ROSЕ- C'ЕST SI BON!!!
WHITE OF PROVENCE - WHAT IS THIS???"

LECTURER: YANA PETKOVA
PLACES - LIMITED
WINES: tasting of 5 wines

• M DE MINUTY BLANC 2013
• MINUTY PRESTIGE BLANC 2013
• M DE MINUTY ROSE 2013
• MINUTY PRESTIGE ROSE 2013
• CHATEAU MINUTY ROSE ET OR 2013

PRICE TICKET AFTER 14 MARCH: BGN 55

PRICE TICKET EARLY BOOKING BEFORE 14 MARCH: BGN 45

THE SALES STARTS AS OF 01 FEBRUARY

TICKETS SOLD OUT

HOUR AND DURATION : 13:00 - 14:15

 

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BECOME A MALBEC EXPERT”

LECTURER: MARTIN CORTESE

PLACES - LIMITED
TRANSLATION FROM SPANISH:

WINES: tasting of 5 wines


• TRAPICHE MALBEC VINEYARDS 2013
• TRAPICHE MALBEC OAC CASK 2012
• TRAPICHE MALBEC BROQUEL 2011
• TRAPICHE MALBEC FINCA LAS PALMAS 2010
• TRAPICHE MALBEC SINGLE VINEYARD J. MIRALLES 2008

 

PRICE TICKET AFTER 14 MARCH: BGN 55

PRICE TICKET EARLY BOOKING BEFORE 14 MARCH: BGN 45

TICKETS SOLD OUT

HOUR AND DURATION: 16:30 - 17:45

* NOT ALLOWED FOR PERSONS UNDER 18 YEARS OLD

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LECTURERS INFO

 

Yana Petkova


British Wine and Spirit Education Trust - so far the only for Bulgaria holder of WSET Diploma. One of the founders and principal lecturers of Bulgarian Academy Of Wine , wine consultant , co-founder of the club of writers Wine - " Wine Spectator " (BG)- wine judge in tasting panels in Bulgaria and abroad ( Italy, UK, Romania) , blogger and restaurateur.

 

Efrosia Blagoeva


Efrosia is a wine writer and taster with extensive experience, part of the permanent tasting panel "Bacchus" from 2007 to 2009 and member of the tasting team Divino www.divino.bg since its establishment in 2010 until now. Participant in international Jury Vini da pesce in Italy and Thessaloniki International Wine Competition in Greece. Efrosia is art in education. She fall in loves after graduating from the course of Andrew Bell, Chairman of the ASA (American Sommelier Association). A columnist for Amica, Story, Wine & Dine. Co-founder and President of the Club of Sofia vinolyubiteli " Wine Spectator " www.vino-nabludatel.com and taster in " Wine Index."


Lyubomir Stoyanov


It is ne of the most recognized wine experts in Bulgaria. Winner in the "Best Sommelier of Bulgaria" in 2007 and second in 2006.
From 2003 - 2009 is Maitre d'Hotel Musala Palace restaurant in Varna. In 2006 and 2007, his wine list won the " Best Drinks Selection " award of magazine Bacchus .
In 2006 and 2008 , under his leadership , Musala Palace won the prestigious " Best Restaurant of the Year" awarded by magazine Bacchus.
In 2010 Acant Rouge restaurant has been voted the best restaurant of the year again where he was the main protagonist. Its special award is in 2011 for the most innovative and interesting approach to creating of wine list awarded by the magazine Bacchus . Lyubomir Stoyanov has high wine culture and its way of presentation is captivating and otlichitelen. Since September 2012 and currently he is Manager of Devine restaurant in Varna.

Yasen Zachariev

For first time Yasen Zachariev took participate in a wine campaign in California in 1999. He has worked in several wineries in California and South Australia. In 2006 he was invited to take part in establishing of club Wine Spectator, where he has participated in regular monthly tastings. Participate as well in monthly tastings of National Institute for Wine and spirits Wine Index . Tasted for the magazine Bacchus, www.e-vestnik and others. Yasen has owned blog about wine since 2007. Lecturer in Philosophy at the New Bulgarian University. Yasen also is the author of articles in DiVino magazine and divino.bg. He Loves Wine and everything about this drink - from the soil in which the vineyard has grown to empty glasses left on the table after tasting.Independently of that he is a philosopher by profession , he never stopped trying to relate a wine and philosophy. When Yasen talks about the human condition associated with the desire of everyone to emulate reality and creates images he doesn't miss to mention that the culture of wine drinking can lead to intoxication that has take us away from this reality and make us think about it in different way.


Martin Cortese

Born and raised in Argentina, he dedicated his life to his first passion, sports;
He then constructed his way into his second passion, the world of flavors.
He started his professional path in an espresso coffee company in Verona, where he became a Coffee Expert at the Universitá del Caffé di Trieste.
Without disregarding his business formation he obtained an MBA degree and while he was doing so he also graduated from his first sommelier course at the INV (Instituto Nacional de Vitivinicultura) in Buenos Aires. It was then that he decided to jump into wines joining Trapiche. In the meantime he pursued and obtained the Diploma in Sensorial Analysis of Grapes - APM (Actualización Profesional Multidisciplinaria), Mendoza, Argentina and the Master Course of Wine and Grape Tasting - INTA (Instituto Nacional de Tecnología Agropecuaria), Mendoza, Argentina. His love for flavors also extends to the kitchen, but that is another story, a book yet to be written….




 

 

 


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