The Home of St Hugo™
BAROSSA VALLEY, Australia, September 22, 2016 Set in the heart of the Barossa Valley, St Hugo wines will open the doors of its new home on Friday 23rd September. For the first time, appreciators of fine wine and exclusive experiences can indulge in the elegant world of one ofAustralia’s most distinguished Cabernet Sauvignon producers.
At the home of St Hugo, visitors will enjoy an exceptional sensory journey which seamlessly blends bespoke wine tastings, intimate fine-dining, and unique fine wine experiences. Select guests can mark a personal milestone and establish their own wine legacy with the once-in-a-lifetime St Hugo Sainthood Wine Experience (Priced $150,000 AUD/$100,000 USD/£90,000 for 2 people).
St Hugo was created to celebrate the legacy of Hugo Gramp, the visionary and former Managing Director of Gramps & Son’s winery from 1920 to 1938. The new home, which overlooks the Barossa ranges and St Hugo vineyard, reflects the power and elegance of this influential wine magnate.
LUXURY WINE LOUNGE
On arrival, guests will travel through an avenue of cork trees before reaching the restored building with 160-year-old stone walls. Inside, a luxurious wine lounge is revealed which will offer the full range of specially crafted St Hugo wines – some entirely exclusive to the new brand home.
FINE DINING RESTAURANT
The intimate restaurant at St Hugo is surrounded by original ironstone walls with a picture window overlooking the vineyard.
Locally renowned Executive Chef, Mark McNamara, has created a menu featuring provincial, seasonal produce. A choice of four- or eight-course degustation menu is offered, with each dish created to perfectly complement each St Hugo wine.
The lower ground tasting room provides in-depth exploration of St Hugo’s flagship wines – past, present and future. Guests may also choose tailor-made experiences in the underground vault and atmospheric back vintage “Hugo Gramp room”.
BESPOKE GUEST PACKAGES
Three luxury fine wine packages allow guests to deeply explore St Hugo and its Barossa home: the ‘Legacy Wine Experience’ (Priced: $10,000 AUD for 2 people), the ‘Prestige Wine Experience’ (Priced: $30,000 AUD for 2 people), and The St Hugo ‘Sainthood’ experience (Priced: $150,000 AUD for 2 people).
The unparalleled wine experiences at the stunning St Hugo home in the Barossa Valley will be a true celebration of the excellence of this distinguished collection of Australian wines.