One of the most famous and widely acclaimed vineyards in the United States, the Sakonnet vineyards are now available for purchase with a price tag of a whopping $10.5 million. These gorgeous and already established vineyards are being offered by Lila Delman Real Estate in Newport, which is an affiliate to the famous Christie’s Great Estates.
The Sakonnet vineyards are known to be a the pioneer of the wine trend in the New England wine industry and they operate under the Southeastern New England viticultural appellation, which is one of the largest entities in the wine industry. The entire Sakonnet vineyards are comprised of 170 acres land mass, out of which 37 acres are already committed to wine production, where in these vineyards have an annual production of 8,000 to 9,000 cases of wines. The Sakonnet vineyards have already accomplished great heights in the wine industry with numerous awards and medals under its name. These vineyards have been awarded with the “Best of Show” for a Gewurztraminer at the 2004 Monterey International Wine Competition and the Sakonnet vineyards have been named as the “Best Winery in New England” in the year 2006, by the prestigious Boston Magazine.
The Sakonnet vineyards were developed in the year 1975 and this location was chose for its creation because, it was found that, the Southeastern New England coast presented the ideal microclimate and soil conditions for a successful and thriving winery.