French Chamber of Commerce in the Philippines opens the door to their annual festivity called Soiree Beaujolais 2013 to be held on November 21, 2013 at The Tent City, Manila Hotel.
Every third Thursday of November, the French region of Beaujolais and the whole of France celebrate the launch of Beaujolais Nouveau – the ‘new‘ wine from the rich, fertile grape fields and wineries of Beaujolais Region.
“The Beaujolais has become over the (22) years the major event in the French culture. It has become exciting because many of you might not know it but Beaujolais Noveau is freshly harvested wine and the way we drink it is just a few months old – 2 to 3 months,” said FCC – Le Club President Cyril Rocke during the Soiree Beaujolais 2013 media launch held at Manila Hotel last week.
Soiree Beaujolais 2013 will be held in the elegant Manila Hotel Tent City and will accommodate up to 1,500 elite guests from diplomatic, corporate and social registers which is also a reunion of all French nationals in the Philippines.
For those who would like to enjoy the totality of a French cultural and gastronomic experience, you may call the French Chamber for limited tickets only at 813-9005 or email [email protected] for reservation.
Included in the list of Diamond Sponsors are BPI, LAFARGE, VISKASE, and TOTAL – and many may have not known it but LAFARGE and TOTAL are French companies. “More and more Filipinos has become interested in French products and French culture and this is why most of the mahor sponsors to Soiree Beaujolais 2013 are major French companies,” Rocke mentioned. TOTAL Thierry Chauveau, Vice President – Retail was present during the media presentation hosted by the lovely Champagne Morales.
Highlights of Soiree are the raffle – plane tickets to France; accommodations to Amanpulo paradise; music, street shows and wines. Le Cellier will be bringing in varieties of wines to the Soiree Beaujolais 2013. As Bernard Flour, Managing Director, Le Cellier, would have mentioned, “Beaujolais is a selection of ten great wines” which will be all available during the event on the 21st of November.
“Soiree Beaujolais is more of to enjoy the French lifestyle, food and to stay sober and have good conversation,” answered Rocke when he was asked by lifestyle blogger Ted Claudio of MZine.tv in regards with the merriment of the up-coming event.
“Soiree Beaujolais aims to contribute to strengthens the relationship between the French and Philippine community,” added Rocke.
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