Winner of Platinum Decanter Award “Best in Show” 2017
Winbirri’s owner, grower & winemaker Lee Dyer was thrilled to win this eminent award for his Bacchus 2015. The grapes were grown and the wine made in Surlingham, Norfolk to world acclaim.
Decanter tasting notes: ‘Complex, oily nose with spice, elderflower and citrus. Well-defined on the palate with grassy notes. Very elegant and delicate with a slight spritz and a long, clean finish. A perfect aperitif wine!’ To give the award its full title: Platinum – Best in Show: Best Value White Single-Varietal. Only 34 Platinum Best in Show medals were awarded at DWWA 2017 out of more than 17,200 entries.
The Bacchus 2016 was was described by wine expert Matthew Jukes as “even better (than the 2015)”. The current vintage is Bacchus 2017.