Awards 2016

Each year, we enter our wines in nearly 20 international wine competitions held throughout the United States. Our wines are judged “blind” among hundreds, if not thousands, of other wines by a stellar group of judges from all aspects of the wine world. It is a true testament to the quality of what is inside the bottle to be recognized among our peers. We hope you agree.

Below is a list of awards received in 2016.

LA BELLE VIE

DOUBLE GOLD – Wine Lovers International Consumer Wine Judging 2016,
Port Aransas, TX
GOLD [91 POINTS] – Critics Challenge International Wine Competition 2016,
San Diego, CA
GOLD [90 POINTS] – San Diego Wine & Spirits International Challenge 2016,
San Diego, CA
GOLD – Tasters Guild International Wine Competition 2016, Grand Rapids, MI
SILVER – San Francisco International Wine Competition 2016, San Francisco, CA
SILVER – New World International Wine Competition 2016, Ontario, CA
SILVER – Dan Berger’s International Wine Competition 2016, Sonoma County, CA
SILVER – Los Angeles International Wine Competition 2016, Los Angeles, CA
SILVER – International Women’s Wine Competition 2016, Sonoma County, CA
SILVER – Sommelier Challenge International Wine & Spirits Competition 2016,
San Diego, CA
SILVER – Indy International Wine Competition 2016, West Lafayette, IN
87 POINTS – Ultimate Wine Challenge 2016, Hawthorne, NY
Silver [86 POINTS] “Best Buy” – Beverage Testing Institute 2016, Chicago, IL
SILVER – Finger Lakes International Wine Competition 2016, Mendon, NY
BRONZE – Mid-American Wine Competition 2016, Ankeny, IA

PINOT GRIGIO

DOUBLE GOLD – Tasters Guild International Wine Competition 2016,
Grand Rapids, MI
GOLD [94 POINTS] – New World International Wine Competition 2016, Ontario, CA
GOLD [89 POINTS] – San Francisco International Wine Competition 2016, San Francisco, CA
SILVER – Dan Berger’s International Wine Competition 2016, Sonoma County, CA
SILVER [87 POINTS] – San Diego Wine & Spirits International Challenge 2016,
San Diego, CA
SILVER – International Women’s Wine Competition 2016, Sonoma County, CA
SILVER – Indy International Wine Competition 2016, West Lafayette, IN
86 POINTS – Ultimate Wine Challenge 2016, Hawthorne, NY
SILVER [85 POINTS] – World Value Wine Challenge 2016, Chicago, IL
SILVER – Finger Lakes International Wine Competition 2016, Mendon, NY
SILVER – Wine Lovers International Consumer Wine Judging 2016, Port Aransas, TX
BRONZE – Los Angeles International Wine Competition 2016, Los Angeles, CA
BRONZE – Mid-American Wine Competition 2016, Ankeny, IA

GEWURZTRAMINER

GOLD – Tasters Guild International Wine Competition 2016, Grand Rapids, MI
GOLD – Mid-American Wine Competition 2016, Ankeny, IA
GOLD – Wine Lovers International Consumer Wine Judging 2016, Port Aransas, TX
SILVER – Indy International Wine Competition 2016, West Lafayette, IN
SILVER [85 POINTS] – World Value Wine Challenge 2016, Chicago, IL

WATERFALL RIESLING

BEST OF CLASS – International Women’s Wine Competition 2016, Sonoma County, CA
DOUBLE GOLD – International Women’s Wine Competition 2016, Sonoma County, CA
GOLD – Indy International Wine Competition 2016, West Lafayette, IN
GOLD – Wine Lovers International Consumer Wine Judging 2016, Port Aransas, TX
SILVER – San Francisco International Wine Competition 2016, San Francisco, CA
SILVER – Dan Berger’s International Wine Competition 2016, Sonoma County, CA
SILVER – Los Angeles International Wine Competition 2016, Los Angeles, CA
SILVER – Florida State Fair International Wine Competition 2016, Tampa, FL
SILVER – Tasters Guild International Wine Competition 2016, Grand Rapids, MI
SILVER – Mid-American Wine Competition 2016, Ankeny, IA
86 POINTS – Ultimate Wine Challenge 2016, Hawthorne, NY
SILVER [84 POINTS] – World Value Wine Challenge 2016, Chicago, IL

BON VIVANT

GOLD – Dan Berger’s International Wine Competition 2016, Sonoma County, CA
SILVER – Grand Harvest International Wine Competition 2016, Santa Rosa, CA
SILVER – Wine Lovers International Consumer Wine Judging 2016, Port Aransas, TX
SILVER – Mid-American Wine Competition 2016, Ankeny, IA
SILVER – Indy International Wine Competition 2016, West Lafayette, IN
BRONZE – Great Lakes Great Wine Competition 2016, Farmington Hills, MI

PORT ROSE

SILVER – Great Lakes Great Wine Competition 2016, Farmington Hills, MI
BRONZE [84 POINTS] – Beverage Testing Institute 2016, Chicago, IL