Bardfield Bacchus 2017

Bardfield Bacchus is a real taste of the English countryside.

This wine is from the award winning vineyard in the beautiful Essex countryside.

One to try if you like...Sauvignon Blanc

£12.99

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Estimated delivery by 01/11/2021

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Description

Bardfield Bacchus 2017 has scents of gooseberry, nettle, honeysuckle and elderflower.

Refreshing yet mellow apple on the palate.

Bardfield Bacchus pairs well with seafood and summer salad.

Additional information

Weight 1 kg

Wine at a glance

  • Size: 75cl
  • Alc Vol: 11%
  • Vintage: 2017
  • Grape: Bacchus
  • Region: Essex
  • Special Features: Organic

About the vineyard

Great Lodge

The original vineyard was planted in 1989.

Over a 2 acre site, they planted 20 rows of the grape variety Bacchus and 10 rows of Reichensteiner.

From these varieties Great Lodge historically made two different styles of still white wine and a sparkling Bacchus wine.

The old Bacchus vines are producing a fantastic quality crop.

From these grapes they make either one or two styles of white wine each year, depending on the size of the crop.

In 2015 Great Lodge planted 750 Pinot noir vines and in 2016 planted 300 Seyval blanc vines and 200 Pinot meunier vines.

The vines were all hand planted.

The Pinot noir will be used to make a Rosė wine and they will also blend all three varieties together to make a sparkling wine.

Great Lodge work closely with the charity Keep Growing, a therapeutic horticulture project run at Great Lodge, in partnership with MIND West Essex.

It supports adults with mental health issues using gardening and working in the vineyard.

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Please note - every effort is taken to ensure the vintage displayed on this page is the vintage supplied, but due to constantly refreshed stock the vintage supplied may vary.

This product contains sulphites

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