In the dynamic world of wines and beverages, few names shine as brightly as Bacco Estate. With a commitment to quality and innovation, this distinguished winery has secured its place in the hearts of connoisseurs worldwide. Notably, Bacco Estate has achieved a remarkable feat by clinching four Gold Medal Awards for their exceptional products at the America Awards 2023, hosted by America Wines Paper.
Bacco Estate’s journey to success is a testament to their unwavering dedication to crafting wines that embody the essence of the vineyards they hail from. This devotion to quality is reflected in the exquisite selection of wines that were honored with Gold Medals:
1. Bacco Vermentino 2022 – Barrel Matured in Neutral Oak, Single Vineyard: The Bacco Vermentino 2022 is a true masterpiece, showcasing the winery’s finesse in blending tradition with innovation. With a focus on sustainable practices, the Vermentino grapes are carefully nurtured to their full potential. The result is a wine that encapsulates the essence of the vineyard, elegantly matured in neutral oak barrels to preserve its character while adding depth and complexity.
2. Bacco Chardonnay 2022 – Barrel Matured for 12 Months in New French Oak, Single Vineyard: The Bacco Chardonnay 2022 stands as a testament to Bacco Estate’s pursuit of excellence. This wine is a harmonious fusion of tradition and modernity, with grapes sourced from a single vineyard to ensure consistency and uniqueness. The wine is aged in new French oak barrels for a year, allowing it to develop a rich texture and a symphony of flavors that delight the palate.
3. Bacco Red Blend 2020 – A Symphony of Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec, and Merlot: The Bacco Red Blend 2020 is a bold expression of the winemaker’s artistry. Comprising 61% Cabernet Sauvignon, 32% Malbec, and 7% Merlot, this blend is a masterpiece of balance and complexity. The wine is meticulously aged for 18 months in barrels followed by 12 months in the bottle, resulting in a symphony of flavors that evolve with every sip.
4. Prelude Syrah 2020 – An Ode to Elegance: The Prelude Syrah 2020 is a testament to Bacco Estate’s commitment to producing wines of elegance and finesse. Aged for 18 months in 2nd and 3rd fill barrels, followed by 12 months of bottle maturation, this wine is a celebration of the Syrah grape’s character. It embodies a harmonious marriage of flavors that evolve and enchant as the wine matures.
The America Awards 2023, hosted by America Wines Paper, is a prestigious recognition of Bacco Estate’s dedication to crafting exceptional wines that captivate the senses and tell the story of their terroir.
To explore more about Bacco Estate and their remarkable range of wines, visit their official website: www.baccoestate.co.za. Here, you can delve into the world of Bacco Estate, discover their philosophy, and perhaps even acquire these award-winning wines to experience the artistry firsthand.