Awards 2012

Each year we enter our wines in nearly 30 international wine competitions held throughout the United States. Our wines continue to stand out among their peers, which is a true testament to the quality of what is inside the bottle. We hope you agree.

Below is a list of awards received so far in 2012. We're off to a "Best of... Double Platinum with hints of Gold" start!

LA BELLE V(IE) (Formerly Cedar Creek Vidal)

BEST OF CLASS VIDAL BLANC –Pacific Rim Wine Competition, San Bernardino, CA
CHAIRMAN'S BEST OF CLASS–Long Beach Grand Cru International Wine Competition, Long Beach, CA
PLATINUM-San Diego International Wine Competition, San Diego, CA
DOUBLE GOLD-Florida State Fair International Wine Competition, Tampa, FL
DOUBLE GOLD-San Francisco International Wine Competition, San Francisco, CA
GOLD–Pacific Rim Wine Competition, San Bernardino, CA
GOLD-Dallas Morning News & TexSom Wine Competition, Dallas, TX
GOLD–Riverside International Wine Competition, Sun City-Riverside County, CA
GOLD–Mid-American Wine Competition, Ankeny, IA
Silver-Los Angeles International Wine & Spirits Competition, Los Angeles, CA
Silver [89 Points]–“Best Buy” Midwest Wine Challenge, Chicago, IL
Silver-Wisconsin State Fair Professional Wine Competition, Milwaukee, WI
Silver-Indy International Wine Competition, West Lafayette, IN
Silver-Critics Challenge International Wine Competition, San Diego, CA
Silver-New World International Wine Competition, Ontario, CA
Silver -International Eastern Wine Competition, Santa Rosa, CA
Silver–Tasters Guild International Wine Competition, Grand Rapids, MI
Silver-Finger Lakes International Wine Competition, Mendon, NY
Silver-NextGen Wine Competition, Sonoma County, CA

PINOT GRIGIO

Silver- San Diego International Wine Competition, San Diego, CA
Silver-New World International Wine Competition, Ontario, CA
Silver -International Eastern Wine Competition, Santa Rosa, CA
Silver-Finger Lakes International Wine Competition, Mendon, NY
Silver-Florida State Fair International Wine Competition, Tampa, FL
Silver–Tasters Guild International Wine Competition, Grand Rapids, MI
Bronze [84 Points]–“Best Buy” Midwest Wine Challenge, Chicago, IL
Bronze– Mid-American Wine Competition, Ankeny, IA

SYRAH 2010

Silver [87 Points]–“Best Buy” Midwest Wine Challenge, Chicago, IL

WATERFALL RIESLING

CHAIRMAN'S BEST OF CLASS–Long Beach Grand Cru International Wine Competition, Long Beach, CA
PLATINUM-San Diego International Wine Competition, San Diego, CA
DOUBLE GOLD –Indy International Wine Competition, West Lafayette, IN
GOLD [96 Points]-Los Angeles International Wine & Spirits Competition, Los Angeles, CA
GOLD-International Eastern Wine Competition, Santa Rosa, CA
Silver [88 Points]–“Best Buy” Midwest Wine Challenge, Chicago, IL
Silver –Riverside International Wine Competition, Sun City-Riverside County, CA
Silver-New World International Wine Competition, Ontario, CA
Silver-Finger Lakes International Wine Competition, Mendon, NY
Silver–Tasters Guild International Wine Competition, Grand Rapids, MI
Silver–Critics Challenge International Wine Competition, San Diego, CA
Silver–NextGen Wine Competition, Sonoma County, CA
Bronze-Florida State Fair International Wine Competition, Tampa, FL

BON VIVANT (formerly Old Mill Red)

BEST OF CLASS MARECHAL FOCH –Pacific Rim Wine Competition, San Bernardino, CA
GOLD –Pacific Rim Wine Competition, San Bernardino, CA
Silver [87 Points]–“Best Buy” Midwest Wine Challenge, Chicago, IL
Silver- Mid-American Wine Competition, Ankeny, IA
Silver- Wisconsin State Fair Professional Wine Competition, Milwaukee, WI
Silver- San Diego International Wine Competition, San Diego, CA
Silver–Tasters Guild International Wine Competition, Grand Rapids, MI
Silver -International Eastern Wine Competition, Santa Rosa, CA
Silver -Great Lakes Great Wine Competition, Farmington Hills, MI
Bronze-Indy International Wine Competition, West Lafayette, IN
Bronze-NextGen Wine Competition, Sonoma County, CA

CRANBERRY BLUSH

Silver [85 Points]–Beverage Testing Institute, Chicago, IL

SETTLEMENT GOLD

Silver [88 Points]–“Best Buy” Beverage Testing Institute, Chicago, IL

CHARDONNAY "UNOAKED"

GOLD –Indy International Wine Competition, West Lafayette, IN
Silver [86 Points]–“Best Buy” Midwest Wine Challenge, Chicago, IL
Silver– Long Beach Grand Cru International Wine Competition, Long Beach, CA
Silver–Tasters Guild International Wine Competition, Grand Rapids, MI
Bronze– Mid-American Wine Competition, Ankeny, IA
Bronze [84 Points]–Beverage Testing Institute, Chicago, IL