Awards & Accolades

Awards & Accolades

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2012 Riverbank Riesling

  • 88 points, The Tasting Panel, January 2014
  • 87 points, Wine Enthusiast, April 2014
  • Gold Medal, San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition, January 2014

2012 Riva Ranch Chardonnay

  • 93 points/ 5 Stars, Beverage Dynamics, March 2014

2012 Morning Fog Chardonnay

  • Best Buy in BC, Winealign.com, Canada, January 2014
  • 89 points, The Globe & Mail, Canada, January 2014
  • Silver Medal, San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition, January 2014

2012 Louis Mel Sauvignon Blanc

  • 89 points, Wine Enthusiast, April 2014
  • Silver Medal, San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition, January 2014

2011 Small Lot Grenache

  • Double Gold, Affairs Of The Vine, Rhone Shootout, July 2013

2011 Riverbank Riesling

  • 87 points, Wine Enthusiast, August 2013
  • Class Champion, Double Gold, Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo Competition, February 2013
  • Gold Medal, San Diego International Wine Competition, March 2013

2011 Riva Ranch Chardonnay

  • Gold Medal, Salinas Valley Food & Wine Festival, October 2012
  • Silver Medal, Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo Competition, February 2013

2011 Morning Fog Chardonnay

  • Best Buy, 88 points, Wine Enthusiast, July 2013
  • Gold Medal, San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition, February 2013
  • Gold Medal, Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo Competition, February 2013
  • Gold Medal, Denver International Wine Competition, October 2012
  • 88 points, Wine Access Magazine, Canada, February 2013
  • 5 stars, WineScores.ca, Canada, February 2013
  • 4 Stars, Vines Magazine, Canada, June 2013
  • Silver Medal, San Diego Wine International Wine Competition, March 2013
  • 3.5 stars, Ottawa Life Magazine, Canada, March 2013
  • 3 stars, Vine Magazine, Canada, April 2013

2011 Louis Mel Sauvignon Blanc

  • Best Buy, 90 points, Wine Enthusiast, July 2013
  • Silver Medal, International Womens Wine Competition, August 2013
  • Silver Medal, San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition, February 2013
  • Silver Medal, Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo Competition, February 2013

2011 Charles Wetmore Cabernet Sauvignon

  • Silver Medal, San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition, January 2014

2010 Southern Hills Cabernet Sauvignon

  • Gold Medal, San Diego International Wine Competition, March 2013
  • Gold Medal, Sunset International Wine Competition, July 2012
  • 89 pts. Silver Medal, California State Fair, June 2012
  • 85 points, Wine Enthusiast, July 2013
  • Silver Medal, Dallas Morning News, February 2013
  • Silver Medal, Best of the Bay Wine Competition, May 2012

2010 Sandstone Merlot

  • Gold Medal, San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition, February 2013
  • Silver Medal, International Womens Wine Competition, August 2013
  • Silver Medal, Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo Competition, February 2013

2010 Riverbank Riesling

  • 88 points, Best Buy, Wine Enthusiast, October 2012
  • Silver Medal, California State Fair, June 2012
  • Silver Medal, Best of the Bay Wine Competition, May 2012

2010 Riva Ranch Chardonnay

  • Best of Show/ Gold Medal, Best of the Bay Wine Competition, May 2012
  • Reserve Class Champion, Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo Competition, January 2012
  • 89pts. Silver Medal, California State Fair, June 2012
  • Silver Medal, Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo Competition, February 2013
  • Silver Medal, Dallas Morning News Wine Competition, February 2012
  • Silver Medal, San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition, January 2012
  • Silver Medal, Northwest Food & Wine Festival, November 2011

2010 Morning Fog Chardonnay

  • 89 points/ Best Buy, Wine Enthusiast, August 2012
  • Best of Class, Gold Medal, California State Fair June 2012
  • 90 points, Winnipeg Free Press, Canada, February 2012
  • 88 points, Natalie MacClean, Sympatico Lifestyle, Canada, February 2012
  • 87 points/ Great Value, Toronto Life, Canada, April 2012
  • 3.5 Stars, Vines Magazine Buyers Guide, Canada, June 2012
  • Silver Medal, Best of the Bay Wine Competition, May 2012
  • Silver Medal, Dallas Morning News Wine Competition, February 2012
  • Silver Medal, Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo Competition, January 2012

2010 Louis Mel Sauvignon Blanc

  • 89 points/ Silver Medal, Best of Class Greater Bay Appellations, California State Fair Wine Competition, June 2011
  • 85 points, California State Fair, June 2012
  • Silver Medal, Best of the Bay Wine Competition, May 2012

2010 Charles Wetmore Cabernet Sauvignon

  • Silver Medal, San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition, February 2013

2009 The Nth Degree Syrah

  • Best of Class, San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition, January 2012

2009 The Nth Degree Cabernet Sauvignon

  • Silver Medal, San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition, January 2012

2009 Southern Hills Cabernet Sauvignon

  • Reserve Class Champion, Gold Medal, January 2012
  • 90 points, Natalie MacLean, October 2011
  • 88 points, The Globe & Mail, Canada, October 2011
  • Gold Medal, Columbus Food & Wine Affair Wine Competition, September 2011
  • 4 stars, Winecurrent.com, Canada, November 2011

2009 Sandstone Merlot

  • Gold Medal, San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition, January 2012
  • 88pts, Wine Access, Canada, July 2012
  • 88pts Silver Medal, California State Fair, June 2012
  • Silver Medal, Best of the Bay Wine Competition, May 2012
  • Silver Medal, Dallas Morning News Wine Competition, February 2012

2009 Reliz Creek Pinot Noir

  • 18 Of The Best Pinot Noirs, Decanter Magazine California Issue, 2013
  • Gold Medal, San Diego International Wine Competition, February 2012
  • 87 points, Wine Enthusiast, October 2012
  • Silver Medal, San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition, February 2013
  • Silver Medal, Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo Competition, February 2013
  • Silver Medal, Denver International Wine Competition, October 2012
  • Silver Medal, California State Fair, June 2012
  • Silver Medal, Best of the Bay Wine Competition, May 2012

2009 Charles Wetmore Cabernet Sauvignon

  • Gold Medal, Best of the Bay Wine Competition, May 2012
  • 91pts. Silver Medal, California State Fair, June 2012
  • Silver Medal, Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo Competition, January 2012
  • Silver Medal, San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition, January 2012

2008 Reliz Creek Pinot Noir

  • Gold Medal, Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo Competition, January 2012
  • Gold Medal, Northwest Food & Wine Festival, November 2011
  • Silver Medal/90 points, California State Fair Wine Competition, June 2011