Baccus guided us in the elaboration of wine.

The ancient cultures entrusted their most precious properties to God's protection. Baccus, the Roman God of wine par excellence, guided us in the cultivation of the vine and in the elaboration of wine.The association of the name Baccus to our products is not a coincidence, but a recognition to our ancestors, who already began the elaboration and aging of wines and cavas in 1890 .

Nowadays, being faithful to the effort and experience of several generations, we have incorporated the best technology, necessary to guarantee the quality that distinguishes our products, to the traditional manufacturing methods.

 

Have you ever seen those beautiful photos of naked vines with drops like tears at the end of some pruned branches? This phenomenon called "bleeding" is the characteristic sign of the awakening of the vine that unmistakably marks the arrival of spring. The phenomenon usually takes place between the end of February and March and marks the time when the bud break phase of the vine begins. Generally, during the winter the plant is in the "dormant" phase, it is subjected to pruning and the branches that will produce fruit are selected. Being in a lethargic phase, the plant has reduced its vital functions to a minimum. Between March and April, when temperatures begin to rise and the earth warms up, the vine slowly resumes its lymphatic activity.

The vine begins the phase of growth that will cause the plant to be covered with foliage and the buds, that will become the future branches, will appear. By May, however, flowering will begin. This is a very important moment because the pollination of the flowers will yield the precious fruits: the grapes that, in September, after the harvest, will become wine.

This year the bleeding of the vine started at the beginning of March and the bud break around the 15th of the same month. Do not forget that the period depends on different aspects related to the seasonal trend and the type of vine.

To speak of spring is to take courage and emanate a cry of liberation when our soul warms up under the still weak rays of the sun. Spring is regeneration of ourselves. We wake up like the vine from the torpor winter and we enjoy life with more euphoria and positivity.

Spring comes with the awakening of exuberant nature by the infinite palette of colors that intoxicate the view and give the soul a feeling of calm with oneself and with life. Like the vine, not everyone is ready at the same time for this sudden change. Some people are more prone and there are also those who take longer ... beauty means accepting the moments of each one.

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