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#SulaCelebrates 15th Anniversary with the launch of ‘Brut Tropicale’

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It has been 15 years for the Sula sun. The leading Indian wine producing company recently celebrated the anniversary of Sula Vineyards in much fanfare and excitement at the rooftop bar of the St.Regis Hotel, Asilo in Mumbai. The event also marked the launch of a limited edition sparkling wine- Brut Tropicale, a Blanc de Noir sparkling rose produced from the delicate grape variety Pinot Noir. The wine is available in Rs 1,050 in Mumbai, Pune, Bengaluru and Delhi, and Rs 1,000 in Goa.

Rajeev Samant with his parents at the anniversary party

Rajeev Samant with his parents at the anniversary party

The limited edition bottle has a beautiful Indian theme packaging which will stand out in shelves of the liquor stores across the country, just in time for the season of festivities.

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The Mud House and Kumala Wines launch at The Todi Social recently

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With Ann-Marie Sharp, Export Manager, Accolade Wines Australia during her recent visit to India

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With Cecilia Oldne, VP and International Brand Director, and Prarrthona Pal Chowdhury, Head Marketing-International Brands and Brandy Project, Sula Vineyards.

Sula vineyards have come a long way since the introduction of its first vintage in 2000. Besides registering a strong double-digit growth YOY in the domestic market and worldwide presence spreading across to 30 countries, the company certainly seems to be on the right path. The latest export markets include Belgium, Jamaica and Denmark.

Besides a strong profitable domestic wine portfolio, the company this year also forayed into the spirits segment with the launch of its premium brandy brand ‘Janus’. The ever-expanding import division Sula Selections portfolio was reshuffled recently and it now boasts of some very interesting new brands such as Mud House (from New Zealand) and Kumala (from South Africa). The launch of Ruffino prosecco, Hardys Stamp of Australia collection has been the talk of the town for some time now.

It certainly looks like a good year for Sula Vineyards. And these spirited celebrations only indicate that Rajeev Samant is one happy wineman.

About Rojita Tiwari

Drinks & Destinations is all about news, views, podcast, and stories from the world of drinks, travel, and hospitality…served just the way you like it. Rojita Tiwari is an independent writer, trainer, and consultant in the fields of wine & spirits, travel & hospitality. She is a WSET Level 3 certified professional and listed twice (2013 and 2015) as one of the TOP TEN WOMEN OF WINE IN INDIA by the Indian Wine Academy. With 14 years of experience of working for several publications including a decade-long experience of heading the editorial of a leading alco bev magazine, now she is mostly busy- tasting, traveling, writing, training and educating people about the wonderful world of wine & spirits. She also hosts India's first podcast on drinks and travel - The Drinks & Destinations Podcast. Tweet @rojitatiwari or connect with her on drinksanddestinations@gmail.com Cheers & Happy Reading!

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