50 Great Sparkling Wines of the World 2019. Silver medal for Bacio della Luna
Silver, as its fine label, as the nuances of its name, as its logo. Silver as the medal Prosecco DOC Spumante Brut Bacio della Luna won at the 50 Great Sparkling Wines of the World competition 2019, the annual date organized by Wine Pleasures, crowning the 50 best bubbles all over the world. Italy has been the star, since 50 of the 157 sparkling wines competing were mainly from our Country, together with Portugal and Spain. Prosecco DOC Spumante Brut Bacio della Luna, crowned one more time among the best of, add one more medal to those collected over the years.
BACIO DELLA LUNA UP AND RUNNING WITH THE GRESINI TEAM
Bacio della Luna Prosecco is running fast on board of the “Del Conca Gresini Moto3 Team”, with its logo stitched on the racing suits of Fabio di Giannantonio and Jorge Martin, this last lately leading the classification and chasing the 2018 world title. The races are set for the 5th of August in Brno (Czech Republic) and the 12th of August in Spielberg (Austria). The race keeps on going also during the aperitifs “after race” in the most famous Motorcycle Champioship paddock with the MotoGP Gresini Racing for the Vidor Cellar as Hospitality partner. Upcoming races are: 5th of August in Brno (Czech Republic GP), the 12th of August in Spielberg (Austria GP) and the 26th of August at Silverstone (Great Britain GP).
SCHENK ADDS SPARKLES TO THE TEAM DEL CONCA GRESINI MOTO3
A new important partnership has begun for Schenk Italian Wineries, which has been sponsoring the Team Del Conca Gresini Moto3 since the Catalunya Grand Prix. We have chosen our Prosecco Bacio della Luna as brand to flank Fabio di Giannantonio and Jorge Martin, who are intensely competing in the 2018 Moto3 World Championship. Leading yet in 2017 the Gresini Racing’s aperitives in the paddock, Bacio della Luna takes even more hold in the MotoGP World Championship with an important place on the riders’ leathers number 21 and 88.
BACIO DELLA LUNA CELEBRATES VIVA FM’S 20 YEARS WITH ITS PINOT ROSÉ
Friday, June 22th 2018 Bacio della Luna took the lead inside Coco Beach at Lido di Lonato, for Radio Viva FM birthday, with hundreds of people and great guests attending. During the party Bacio della Luna Pinot Rosé Spumante Brut was served from the dinner until the wonderful cake’s cut. An important and prestigious moment for the Vidor Cellar (TV) which has enhanced with its bubbly the event on the Garda Lake for the third year running. From 9 Pm all the Radio DJs alternated each other on the stage, located on the amazing carribean beach, and the audience all around could attend great live performances of artists like Neja, the ex Articolo 31 Wlady and the rapper Space One, the new ledge Saint J, the revelation Vanotek & Eneli, the Latin American rapper Lorna and the popstar Mihail.
BACIO DELLA LUNA MAKES YOU WIN: THE ALMA PALLACANESTRO TRIESTE IS BACK TO A LEAGUE
Bacio della Luna is beside the Alma Basket Trieste, a historical team with 5 conquered championships and which is back to the A league after 14 years. After leading both regular season and play offs, the Team led by Andrea Coronica regained the Italian basket highest category by the Junior Casale Monferrato hosts, last Saturday, June 16th. Prosecco Bacio della Luna has been the Basket Trieste 2004 sponsor since 2013 and last Saturday it was there to celebrate this great success. The connection between Schenk Italia and sports is actually growing, lately increased by sponsoring the Gresini Racing motor Team.
Bacio della Luna toasts on the Green.
On May the 13th Bacio della Luna will be the official sponsor of the competition “Golf & Food Cup” which will be held at Riviera Golf – San Giovanni in Marignano (RN). A single competition, 18 Stableford holes, categories 3 and the winner will get a fantastic prize, the Jeroboam Bacio della Luna. At the end of the competition players and guests will enjoy the amazing buffet and taste Prosecco DOCG Brut 2017, Amicone Bianco Veneto IGT and Amicone Corvina Rosato Verona IGT, 2 wines which are the Schenk Italian Wineries flagship. All the members will receive a shopper bag with t-shirts and golf balls with Bacio della Luna silk-screen printing.
BACIO DELLA LUNA AT VINITALY 2018: GREAT EXPECTATION FOR THE PRESENTATION OF THE NEW PROSECCO BRUT ORGANIC
Bacio della Luna will take part in Vinitaly 2018 at the Stand of Schenk Italian Wineries (Hall 3 – Stand E 6). During this important wine fair, which will be held in Verona from the 15th to 18th April, the renowned winery will present for the first time to the Italian market its new Prosecco DOC Brut organic. This new sparkling wine is produced without the use of any pesticides and any other chemical substances in the vineyards. This new product has been well appreciated during Prowein and wine experts have found it “very interesting and of great quality”.
IDENTITÀ GOLOSE MILAN 2018: BACIO DELLA LUNA’S SPARKLING WINES AT WINEHUNTER
From 3rd to 5th March, Bacio della Luna’s sparkling wines will be the stars of the WineHunter, event organized during the 12° Edition of the congress Identità Golose in Milan. More than 80 wineries will take part in this event which will attract journalists, bloggers and professionals of the wine sector. Bacio della Luna wines, the Conegliano Valdobbiadene Prosecco Superiore DOCG Extra Dry Millesimato 2016 and the Conegliano Valdobbiadene Prosecco Superiore DOCG Brut Millesimato 2016, will be presented at the booth of Schenk Italian Wineries.
Bacio della Luna at “The best Italian wines”
From 15th to 18th February Bacio della Luna will be at “ The best Italian wines” by Luca Maroni in Rome, the most important wine national event. Three non-stop days of tasting in which Bacio della Luna will be present with Prosecco DOCG Extra Dry and Prosecco DOCG Brut. 150 exhibitors and 900 labels to be tasted. “The best Italian wines”, will be held at Salone delle Fontane, Via Ciro il Grande n°10/12 in Rome.
Valentine’s Day with Bacio della Luna
Romanticism has the pinkish nuances of our Pinot Spumante Brut Rosé. Bacio della Luna will sponsor the Valentine’s Day dinner at the Teatro Comunale of San Giovanni in Persiceto (Bologna). In this historic and suggestive place, 40 couples will live a unique and romantic experience. The Pinot Spumante Brut Rosé, with its pinkish color and its fine perlage, will help to make this dinner a sparkling and unforgettable event!
Bacio della Luna at Roma Golosa
6.000 professionals, restaurant owners, visitors and wine & food lovers: Rama Golosa, event created by the journalist Davide Paolini and that took place in from 2 to 4 December in the capital has been a great success. Bacio della Luna wines have been protagonists at the booth of the Consorzio di Tutela Prosecco DOC. Our sparkling wines have been appreciated and have attracted the attention of people well known in the world of food like Heinz Beck, Franco Pepe and Franco Vissani. At the end of their show, these renowned chefs took the chance to taste and appreciate the wines of the various booths, among them the Prosecco.
Bacio della Luna DOC Brut awarded with the gold medal by Wine Pleasures
Bacio della Luna’s Prosecco DOC brut has been awarded with the gold medal and 95 points at the 6 th annual edition of “50 Great Sparkling Wines of the World 2018”, competition organized by Wine Pleasures that awards the 50 best sparkling wine of the world.
The Judges Anthony Swift (director of Wine Pleasures), Colin Harkness, Juan Manuel Gonzalvo, Albert Lòpez Galvez, Jenny Siddall evaluated the wines through blind testing and grouped them according to the production, dosage and ageing method (Traditional, Charmat and Frizzante).
Bacio della Luna prosecco DOC Brut has been awarded in the Charmat method category.
BACIO DELLA LUNA AT “I MIGLIORI VINI ITALIANI”
From Thursday 23rd to Saturday, 25th of November, Bacio della Luna will attend “I Migliori Vini Italiani” in Milan, the event organized by Luca Maroni to present the wines awarded in his guidebook.
During this event in Milan, it will be possible to taste the complete sparkling range of Bacio della Luna, awarded many times at different competitions and events.
Wine and food tastings, as well as the other interesting activities shall make the event a special kermesse to involve the operators and attract wine lovers.
All information are available on the official web site http://www.imiglioriviniitaliani.com.
The Prosecco Brut DOC Bacio della Luna at the “Top Italian Road Show” Gambero Rosso
Bacio della Luna Prosecco Brut DOC will take part in the first event of the “Top Italian Road Show” Gamebro Rosso in Taipei (Taiwan) on 3rd November 2017. It will be the 11° edition of the tour, that started with the goal to promote the knowledge of high quality Italian Wine around the world, especially in the emerging and developing markets. After Taipei, the tour of Bacio della Luna will continue in 2018 with the following steps: San Paolo (Brasil), Houston (Usa), Singapor, Bangkok (Thailand) and Seattle (Usa).
Bacio della Luna at the Merano WineFestival
The Cartizze Docg and the Prosecco Superiore Docg Bacio della Luna, in collaboration with the Consorzio di Tutela del Conegliano Valdobbiadene, will take part in the 26° edition of the Merano WineFestival, which will be held from 10th to 13th November at the Kurhaus in Merano. The presentations and tastings of the wines will take place in the area dedicated to the Consorzio, Gourmet-Arena.
Bacio della Luna, a top quality harvest
The quality of the harvest, ended in these last days in the Valdobbiadene area, is excellent. The grapes of Glera, used for the production of the Prosecco, are characterized by a very good degree of ripeness, with a remarkable increase, compared to 2016, in fruity notes; also the acidity has a regular level. According to these first data, the 2017 harvest is being very well evaluated from the point of view of the quality. With reference to the quantity instead, due to the serious weather conditions of the first days of September that hit this area, there will be a decrease of about 10%-15%.
Aurora Frogs wear Bacio della Luna
Bacio della Luna logo adorns the uniform of Aurora Frogs, the hokey team of Ora, that has been supported by Schenk Italia for 7 years now. The presentation of the new team took place last Saturday, the 23rd of September at “Schwarzenbach” in Ora. The first string players were presented together with the Coach Paolo Bonazzo and the new arrivals.
Vini Buoni d’Italia crowns our DOCG Prosecco Superiore Brut Bacio della Luna
“A new important recognition of the great job we have been doing up until now, of which we are reaping the awards at both a national and international level. This confirms the great appeal of the made in Italy of high quality, that we proudly represent”. This is how Roberta Deflorian, Director of Bacio della Luna, comments on the awarding of the Crown to the DOCG Prosecco Superiore Brut 2016 of Bacio della Luna, the most important award that the Wine Guide “VINIBUONI D’ITALIA” gives to Italian wines. The certificate of the award will be delivered during the presentation of the 2018 edition of the Guide Vinibuoni d’italia, which will take place on the occasion of the Merano WineFestival on Saturday 11th November at the Teatro Puccini in Merano.
New York e Brooklyn: Bacio della Luna ai Pool Party by Time Out
Bacio della Luna will fly to the US for two exclusive events, the Pool Parties organized by Time Out. Time Out is a renowned publicly-traded platform for communication and entertainment that realizes and promotes events about food, wine, culture, art, design, shopping and night life in 39 countries, 108 cities and with more than 156 million web visitors per month. The first event will take place on 12th July at Dream Down in New York, and the second one at the McCarren Hotel & Pool in Brooklyn. 253 participants among which entertainment bloggers, influencers and journalists, will get the chance to taste Bacio della Luna’s precious sparkling wines during these two unique evenings.
Summer kisses with Bacio della Luna… #estatedabacio
Summer has finally arrived along with the photo contest #estatedabacio! From 22nd of June until 20th of September 2017, to challenge the heat, share on Instagram your photos of #baciodellalunaprosecco in a summer atmosphere with the hashtag #estatedabacio. All your shots will be collected and voted by our followers and the three best shots will be awarded! Remember to use the tag @baciodellalunaprosecco and break a leg!
Bacio della Luna makes Perlage enhances Perlage event
Bacio della Luna was protagonist at “PERLAGE”, the wine exposition dedicated to the metodo classico bubbles and to the charmat method. The event, organized by the Pro Loco Udine Castello in collaboration with the food magazine Brda & Collio, Vino in Rosa and la Casa della Contadinanza, was held last 30th June at the Castle of Udine. The Docg Brut, the Docg Extra Dry and the Rose’ Bacio della Luna achieved resounding success during the event: more than 50 of the best sparkling wine-companies of the Region Friuli Venezie Giulia of Brda (Collio in Slovenian) and of Croatia.
VIVA FM celebrates with Bacio della Luna
A birthday party celebrated with music and the fine bubbles of Bacio della Luna. The Prosecco of the winery located in Valdobbiadene Conegliano made, last 16th June, VivaFm radio station’s birthday more precious. On the wonderful Carribean sand of Coco Beach, the 19 candles of the radio were blown out among music and shows of international artists, among which the jugglers of the 7 note J-ART, the Israeli artist Sagi Rei, the new rapper of Fiorello Danti’s show, the world queen of dance Carolina Marquez and obviously… Bacio della Luna’s wines!
Bacio della Luna thrills Canada
Starting in Vancouver at the Vancouver club and then in Toronto at the George Brown College: great success for Bacio della Luna’s tour in Canada. Bacio della Luna’s Extra Dry DOCG 2016, the Brut DOCG 2016 and the Cartizze DOCG DRY 2016 have fascinated and thrilled wine experts, restaurant owners and journalists. More than 200 visitors at both events got the chance to experience the fine taste of Valdobbiadene lands: two successful events that confirm Canada as a mature and well-established market for Prosecco.
Bacio della Luna, passion on two wheels
Passion runs on two wheels and Bacio della Luna celebrates it every minute. Prosecco DOC Brut was the super star in Mugello Florence with the team Gresini, in the front line at Moto3, Moto2 and Moto GP with the team Aprilia. Three days of energy and bliss, for the first of the two Italian competitions of the MotoGP world championship, followed by an evening of celebrations of which the refined Prosecco has been the soundtrack. The next major event will be in Misano at the end of August, to toast to the pure adrenaline.
Bacio della Luna is getting ready to amaze Canada
Starting from Vancouver and then heading to Toronto: Bacio della Luna is getting ready to amaze Canada, a market which is growing dramatically, with a two-day Roadshow in collaboration with the Consorzio Tutela del Vino Conegliano Valdobbiadene Prosecco. Protagonists of the event will be the Prosecco Superiore DOCG Extra Dry, the Prosecco Superiore Docg Brut and the Superiore Cartizze Docg Dry. It will start on 12th of June at Vancouver Club (915 Hastings Street), event made in collaboration with The Town Hall agency, and it will continue on 14th June in Toronto, at the George Brown College (215 King Street East) with the Canadian Association of Professional Sommelier.
Vinitaly: great success for Bacio della Luna’s sparkling wines.
“A success that exceeded our expectation: Bacio della Luna’s Cartizze, presented for the first time in Italy during Vinitaly has really impressed the audience of the fair. Also the DOCG Prosecco Millesimato Brut and Extra Dry, two more new entries, have aroused a great deal of interest”. These are the words of Roberta Deflorian, Bacio della Luna’s Director about the 2017 edition of Vinitlay, fair held at Veronafiere from 9th to 12th April 2017. “We are really proud of this company that is growing every year more: during 2016 we saw a double-digit growth, reaching a turnover of 30 million euro (+10% on 2015), we are sure that 2017 will be even better, both in the domestic market and in the foreign markets, especially in the UK, Usa and Russia”.
The classy of Bacio della Luna Sparkling wines at Vinitaly
The unique Bacio della Luna sparkling wines couldn’t miss the opportunity to be displayed at Vinitaly, the outstanding showcase that will be held in Verona, from 9 to 12 April 2017, after winning the audience’s heart at the New York Fashion Week and Prowein. The renewed international Wine Exhibition will host Bacio della Luna wines at the Schenk Italian Wineries, Hall 3 – E6. In advance, for Italy, three new entries of Bacio della Luna will be submitted: Cartizze DOCG Dry, Prosecco DOCG Millesimato Extra Dry and Prosecco DOCG Millesimato Brut. Three excellences that will convince also the proficient public at Vinitaly.
Bacio della Luna new entries seize Prowein
Cartizze DOCG Dry, Prosecco DOCG Millesimato Extra Dry and Prosecco DOCG Millesimato Brut: these have been the latest products that mainly becharmed the public at Prowein. The far-reaching international fair for wines and spirits, exclusively directed to professionals, held in Dusseldorf from 19 to 21 March, has been a significant chance to present these new fine and elegant sparkling wines, welcomed with words of appreciation. Now Bacio della Luna is getting ready for the next rendezvous at Vinitaly, from 9 to 12 April; another important moment to enchant the international audience at the trade show in Verona, with its fresh and delicate product line.
Bacio della Luna protagonist at Prowein
In a few days will take place Prowein 2017, fair held in Düsseldorf from 19th to 21st March. With 6.300 exhibitiors from all the regions vocated to wine production of the whole world: 5.700 of them from Europe and 1.500 from Italy. The fair has become the real reference point for the wine business. Bacio della Luna couldn’t miss this important event, with its fine range of sparkling wines, that will be excellent protagonists during meetings and tastings. Bacio della Luna will be at the Schenk Group’s stand (HALL 16 STAND J03).
New York, Italian art celebrated with Bacio della Luna
The elegance and the style of Bacio della Luna Extra dry DOC were protagonists of the opening of the exhibition “Memories of Serenissima” set up by Marco Bertoli and which took place last February the 2nd at “Istituto Italiano di Cultura”
Bacio della Luna enchants the Boca Raton Museum of Art in Florida
Art and Prosecco were the protagonists of the exhibition “Glasstress Boca Raton” of the Boca Raton Museum of Art in Florida, last 28th January. The exhibition, showing 42 audacious and avant-garde glass artworks made by 33 artists of 23 different countries had a special guest, the Prosecco Extra dry DOC. The tasting of the Prosecco, led by expert sommeliers, was a great success. The inauguration of the exhibition was organized in collaboration with the Consorzio di Tutela della Denominazione di Origine Controllata Prosecco: the participants got the chance to see the bottles and promotional materials of the Consorzio but also to read the technical sheets of the wines, which represents Italian excellence, in English. The exhibition is open till the 2nd of July 2017.
Fashion Week NY, Bacio della Luna’s style at the Runway Show
After the great success during the events of the Fashion Week in New York, the Prosecco DCO extra dry Bacio della Luna will participate, from the 11th February 2017, in the exclusive Designer Vip Room of the Oxford Fashion Studio Runway Show. The refined taste of Bacio della Luna will be protagonist of three different Fashion Shows that will take place in the exclusive spaces of the Studio 450 in New York. A unique event, organized in collaboration with the Consorzio di Tutela del Prosecco, which will probably have a turnout of more than 600 people. Bacio della Luna’s extra dry will be in the parade area, where only 160 main personalities, journalists and influencer will access and in the Designer Vip Lounge, area reserved for models, designers and Vip guests.
Bacio della Luna lights up New York by night
The Prosecco Extra Dry Bacio della Luna wins over New York by night during the event “Young Collectors Night”, which took place in the context of the Winter Antiques Show last 26th January, at Park Avenue Armony in New York. Collectors, designers, trend setter, artists and journalists of famous newspapers like New York Times, Ny Magazine, Town & Country e Martha Stewart got the chance to sip, together with other guests, the famous Italian Prosecco. The event was organized in collaboration with the Consorzio di Tutela della Denominazione di Origine Controllata Prosecco. The location, Park Avenue Armony, was of great appeal for the many high level guests, which demonstrated a great interest in this Made in Italy excellence.
2016, an extraordinary harvest
Harvest 2016 was generous for Bacio della Luna, both in terms of the quantity and the quality of the grapes. A rainy spring and an exceptionally sunny September have guaranteed an extraordinary yield. The harvest, strictly manual, took place during the 2° and 3° decade of September.
6th-10th February 2017, PROD-EXPO (Moscow)
19th-21st March 2017, PROWEIN (Düsserldorf)
9th-12th April 2017, VINITALY (Verona) – Pavilion 3, Stand E6
18th – 21st June 2017, VINEXPO (Bordeaux)