In the heart of the Bordeaux wine country, where tradition meets innovation, one name stands out as a beacon of excellence: Vignobles Gabriel & Co. This renowned winery has been making waves not only in its homeland but also across the Atlantic, impressing the American wine scene and garnering accolades that reflect the exceptional quality of its wines.
Vignobles Gabriel & Co recently solidified its position as a true industry leader by securing 6 coveted Gold Medal Awards at the prestigious America Awards 2023. These accolades are a testament to the winery’s commitment to crafting wines of exceptional quality that capture the essence of Bordeaux’s terroir. The awarded wines include:
- LMEDOC2018 – MEDOC – ROUGE – 2018
- LSEM2021 – SAINT EMILION – ROUGE – 2021
- L2020CB – MEDOC CRU BOURGEOIS – ROUGE – 2020
- LSEGCBIO2018 – SAINT EMILION GRAND CRU – BIO ROUGE – 2018
- LSEM2019 – SAINT EMILION – ROUGE – 2019
- LSEGC2019 – St Emilion Grand Cru – Rouge – 2019
These remarkable achievements underscore the dedication and expertise of Vignobles Gabriel & Co in producing wines that captivate the palates of wine enthusiasts and connoisseurs around the world.
The rich history of Vignobles Gabriel & Co traces its roots back to 1904 when Gabriel Bruneteau founded the “Domaine du Grand Moulin” in Saint-Aubin-de-Blaye. Fuelled by his passion for both wine and people, Gabriel set the foundation for a legacy that would endure for generations.
In 1985, Jean-François Réaud, Gabriel’s great-great-grandson, took the reins of the estate with a vision to modernize and elevate the vineyard’s potential. Breaking away from the Bordeaux trading system, Jean-François brought together neighboring winegrowers in the late 1990s, giving birth to Vignobles Gabriel & Co—a unique and cooperative endeavor.
The spirit of collaboration is at the core of Vignobles Gabriel & Co. The collective, which has grown to encompass around thirty partner winegrowers, is bound by a shared commitment to quality and sustainability. Partner vineyards adhere to a meticulously crafted quality charter that guides their practices, from vine management to vinification. This dedication to excellence extends to minimizing their environmental footprint, reflecting their deep respect for the land that nurtures their grapes.
Vignobles Gabriel & Co prides itself on offering a diverse range of exceptional wines from the Right Bank of Bordeaux. Each wine is a faithful reflection of its origin, capturing the unique character of the vineyard and appellation. From Bordeaux and Bordeaux Supérieur to Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux, Castillon Côtes de Bordeaux, Francs Côtes de Bordeaux, and beyond, their portfolio is a journey through the rich tapestry of Bordeaux’s terroirs.
With appellations including Puisseguin Saint-Emilion and Lussac Saint-Emilion, Vignobles Gabriel & Co brings forth a symphony of flavors that resonate with wine enthusiasts across the globe.
As Vignobles Gabriel & Co continues to gain recognition on a global stage, it stands as a beacon of quality, tradition, and innovation. Their unwavering dedication to producing wines that capture the essence of Bordeaux’s terroir, along with their commitment to collaboration and sustainability, sets a high standard for the industry. With a legacy that spans generations and a portfolio that speaks to the heart of Bordeaux, Vignobles Gabriel & Co is poised to leave an indelible mark on the world of wine for years to come.
For more information about Vignobles Gabriel & Co and their exceptional wines, visit their official website: Vignobles Gabriel & Co.