Larus, from the Rara Avis collection, has won a Gold medal at the Decanter World Wide Awards, whereas Cygnus Albireo Brut has been honoured as the Best young Cava from Catalonia at the Vinari Awards with a Grand Gold medal.
U MES U Winery, born in 2000 in Font-rubí (Alt Penedès), since its beginning has implemented an organic and sustainable agriculture to produce wines and cavas with a marked personality, far from conventionalism.
Today, this path that began 22 years ago in the search of excellency, is being materialized and recognized in the most prestigious competitions in our country and abroad.
The Decanter World Wine Awards (DWWA), organized by the famous British magazine, has granted, in its 19th edition, only 5 gold medals to those sparkling wines of the highest quality in our territory.
One of these special distinctions has been for our Larus Brut Nature, from the Rara Avis collection, an eclectic blend of Pinot Noir Blanc de Noirs and Xarel·lo. The Decanter are awards of great global scope and a benchmark thanks to its jury, that counts with the best experts of the International scene.
- Gold, Rara Avis 95 points
- Silver, Cygnus 90 points
- Silver, Cygnus Sador. 90 points
- Bronze, Rara Avis Territ. 89 points DO Penedès
- Silver, El Vol de nit 90 points
- Bronze, De Llevant 2021. 89 points
- Bronze, De Ponent 87 points
- Bronze, Dahlia 87 points
The Vinari awards have distinguished the good work of Catalan wineries with their awards during the last decade. Now, before the summer season begins, they have announced the prizes for young wines, ideal to be enjoyed during the summer months. In the Vinari, the Cava Cygnus Albireo Brut has been recognized with a Grand Gold, positioning itself as the Best young sparkling wine in Catalonia. All joy for U MES U, that has obtained this distinction for the first time.
- Grand Gold, Cygnus Albireo Young Sparkling Wine. DO Penedès
- Gold, Anais Xarel·lo Young White Wines.
The winery firmly believes that the key to the success of cavas is the bet on a fresh, elegant and delicate style that surprises with its clear aromas and its complexity and combines primary and tertiary notes. When it comes to still wines, U MES U always seeks to work with the minimum level of sulphites in order to highlight the unique notes and aromas of each variety at the most.
Thus, U MES U is committed to the continuous strive in order to produce wines of the highest quality without renouncing to its environmental commitment. The winery ensures sustainability in all phases of the production process, from the vineyard to the production plant, as it has been demonstrated with the obtention Wineries for Climate Protection Certificate recently.