POST # 76 – THE MILLESIMES ALSACE 2021 DIGITASTING – A GREAT WINE EVENT

On June 7th to 9th, 2021 the first edition of the Salon Millesimes Alsace 2021 Digitasting took place. Over 100 Alsace wine producers took part, showcasing 4 wines each. 3,750 visitors took part, 2,700 were international from 55 different countries, and 1,050 were French from France. Over 10,000 boxes of samples were ordered and shipped worldwide. Participants had the wines they had selected to taste shipped to their door. Each participant was entitled to select 4 wineries to taste, and a fifth was selected for you. You would then have 20 mini bottles (3cl size) sent by courier to you, 4 wines from 5 different producers. Participants were then able to taste the wines on their own schedule, in guided group tastings online, or in one on one interviews with the wine producer (often the owners themselves) or their designated representative, again all online, between June 7th and 9th....

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