|Consejo Regulador de las Denominaciones de Origen "Jerez-Xérès-Sherry" - "Manzanilla-Sanlúcar de Barrameda" - "Vinagre de Jerez"|
On May 28th & 29th 2019, Jerez de la Frontera will be host to the world’s largest international Sherry Wine event: the prestigious COPA JEREZ food & wine pairing COMPETITION and a thematic conference, the COPA JEREZ FORUM, focusing on the latest knowledge and research about Sherry Wines. Finalists from seven countries will face the challenge to win the Copa Jerez while the Forum will feature world-renowned experts from the field of food & wine.
Some of the world’s top names in gastronomy will share their insight on Sherry Wines and the latest trends in gourmet cuisine. The programme includes presentations, discussion, tastings and live demonstrations. See this year’s lineup of guest speakers and register to attend.
In conjunction with the Forum, the VIII Copa Jerez International Final will be held on May 29th. A total of 6 Michelin stars will be represented at the Villamarta Theatre where, for the first time, chefs and sommeliers will prepare and present their paired menus in front of a live audience and the jury.
On the day of the competition, all the major Jerez Region winemakers will be present at the professional showroom, allowing visitors to taste over 200 wine references. Enjoy watching gourmet cooking in action and taste the very best Sherry Wines.
The connection between Sherry Wines and gourmet cuisine just keeps getting stronger as more and more most outstanding chefs, sommeliers and experts in gastronomy become won over by these unique wines.
Copa Jerez Professional is designed to foster greater knowledge about gastronomy in general and how Sherry Wines, in particular, can play a key role in the passionate world of food & wine.