The BrainstrustDF, a leading name in engagement and loyalty, assists brands in building and managing loyalty, reward, recognition and incentive programs. Numerous companies have benefitted immensely from their services in need assessment, ideation, program design, application of technology, rewards, alliances and events. In keeping with their vision for creating exciting platforms for people to engage, they’ve conceptualized and organized Fete du Vinfor UB Cityon the weekend of July 9 and 10. It’s one place where you definitely want to be! With its wide range of participating wine brands, insightful workshops, wine tasting, grape stomping and exciting games, the Fete du Vin is sure to be the event of the season in Bengaluru!
Fete du Vin is a wine and cheese festival that intends to bring together all things fine under one roof; such as Four Seasons, Grover Zampa, Sula Vineyards, Chadon, Kerry Gold, Bread Works, Fratteli Vineyards, Enoteca, O2 Spa, Karen Anand, Prestige Cellar, Himalayan Cheese,Fawa,are participating at the festival. There are going to be numerous thrilling workshops on wine appreciation, wine tasting, contests and quizzesthat could win one amazing prizes. There will also be a special workshop by Chef Gouthamof Toscano, on cooking with wine. A class on ‘Wine and Cheese – Eternal Friends’will initiate people on how best to pair wines and cheese. The Art of Tasting Winewill demystify wine vocabulary and explain how to taste, smell and savour a glass of wines.Acclaimed wine trainer Gaurav Thapar, who has studied the art in New Zealand and London, will guide people on appreciating the nuances of wine-tasting. A unique session on painting with wine, called Canvas and Wine,will introduce a little-known art form. What will perhaps be the greatest highlight, is the grape stomping that will happen on both days. It’s sure to bring out the child in everybody! And if you’re wondering, yes, there’s great live musictoo! Incredible vocalist Megha Shankarof the Nathaniel Music School will croon her popular numbers. For just the lilting Blues and Soul music to go with your wine, popular band Mellowdynwill set the mood. The festival will close with singing superstar Soundarya’selectrifying performance, which is just the way a perfect weekend should close. With so much packed in over just 2 days, one is sure to be spoiled for choice.
Announcing the initiative, Mr. Girish Khare - Founder and Principal Consultant, The BrainstrustDF,said, “In the last decade, India has warmly embraced the wine culture. While there are numerous connoisseurs, there is a larger group that is yet to be initiated. There’s so much more to wine than just sipping it. An educational and fun event such as this helps people understand what goes into the wine, how best to drink it and how to pair it with food. The Fete du Vin is all this, and beyond! Our vision is to make it a knowledgeable, interactive and exciting platform where enthusiasts indulge in their shared passion for wine. From tasting and stomping to cooking and workshops, it’s got something for everyone. This should be the beginning of many new amazing journeys!”
Bengaluru’s famed weather is going to have another feather in its glorious hat – some wine-infused frolic! Those with the most discerning tastes are going to be together under one roof, relishing a glass of wine, savouring some cheeses, cooking up something fantastic or winning exciting prizes at the contests. Going by the amazing resources The BrainstrustDF has put together for the Fete du Vin, it’s going to be the most pulsating corner in Bengaluru this weekend. Make sure you’re there!
What:Fete du Vin (Wine & Cheese Festival)Date:9th& 10thJuly, 2016
Time:11 am to 11 pm
Where:The Piazza, 2ndfloor, UB City, Bengaluru.