Attended by Alberto Antonini, consulting winemaker of Bodega Garzón and one of the world’s leading winemakers, the avant premiere of Balasto 2020 was held in Uruguay for the specialized press at the Sofitel Hotel in Carrasco. This time, a new vintage of this wine was presented, which marked a milestone by being the only Uruguayan wine launched in 2017 in the exclusive Place de Bordeaux, a place reserved for the best labels in the world.
For the second time, a wine from Bodega Garzón is included in this prestigious international ranking, being once again the only Uruguayan winery to have a wine among the world’s best 100.
Once again we participated in one of the most outstanding events in the industry: New York Wine Experience. It took place from October 19 to 21 and was organized by prestigious Wine Spectator magazine, a fair brings together opinion leaders and the best wineries in the world in one place to present their best wines at the exclusive Marriot Marquis Hotel in New York City.
Last October, Bodega Garzón was once again distinguished by World Best Vineyards, a competition that awards in its ranking the best vineyards and wineries in the world to visit. On this occasion, for the fourth consecutive year, Garzón has been included among the Top 10, being this year the only Uruguayan winery in this ranking.
Last Tuesday, August 2nd, Bodega Garzón introduced its new image for this year with a dinner at the restaurant located in the towers of Fendi Château, a project of exclusive apartments recently inaugurated at Parada 17 of Playa Mansa, Punta del Este.
Bodega Garzón has been acknowledged again by World’s Best Vineyards, a contest that every year awards the best vineyards and wineries to visit around the world. On this occasion and for the fifth year running, Garzón is the only winery in Uruguay to be in the Top 10, ranking this year in sixth place in this selection made up of 100 wineries from 15 countries.
Wine&Spirits is an American magazine specialized in the wine industry and one of the most important in the world. Every year, it awards the best wines with scores that are highly valued by the specialized press and consumers from the all over the world.
As every year, we received the scores for our wines from James Suckling, one of the most important journalists in the wine industry. This time, 16 of our wines obtained more than 90 points.
Other Garzon experiences
An experience to get to know bodega garzón in depth, enjoy its surroundings and taste a selection of wines from the reserva line
Discover the hidden corners of the winery and the vineyard while enjoying our most iconic wines
Enjoy a picnic among the vineyards