Éric Legnini "The Musical Wine Tasting is difficult but exciting"
The pianist Éric Legnini is a major performer on the contemporary jazz scene. During the 2015 Saint-Emilion Jazz Festival, the Belgian artist has tried the Musical Wine Tasting. The principle? Eight Saint-Emilion Grands Crus Classés to be interpreted musically. Verdict of the audience: a magical moment.
Michèle Laroque, Ambassador of Saint-Emilion wines
With a sash on the shoulder during the 2015 Spring Festival, Michèle Laroque is a regular in Saint-Emilion. The actress was indeed inducted to the Jurade of Saint-Emilion in 1996. Since then, she has remained true to the values of the jurats, made of solidarity and conviviality. Meet a friend of Saint-Emilion.
François Baroin, Member of the Jurade de Saint-Emilion
Saint-Emilion wines, explains François Baroin explains he has discovered them "With passion". The man who has been an Interior, Budget then Economy Minister, was inducted during the 2015 Spring Festival. Mayor of Troyes and the Senator of Aube, François Baroin is now Member of the Jurade de Saint-Emilion: "An honor", he says.
Hubert de Boüard, handover to the new generation
It was an induction overflowing with youth and vitality that took place during the 2015 Spring Festival. Alongside inductees from around the world, no less than five young wine players were sworn in as Jurat de Saint-Emilion. It was a real satisfaction for the owner of Château Angelus, Hubert de Boüard, who chaired the...
Julie Gayet: "My first Saint-Emilion wine-tasting was magical"
Julie Gayet is one of the most important film producers in France. In parallel, she has an acting career and has appeared in around fifty films, directed by Agnès Varda, Laurent Bouhnik, Patrice Leconte or Bertrand Tavernier. A wine lover, Julie Gayet is, since the 2015 Spring Festival, " Pair de la Jurade de Saint-Emilion ...