Wine Winners


Recent Wine Winners

We’ve been busy submitting wines for review, and the efforts are paying off. Listed below are a few highlights of “top” awards recently achieved by our producers.

We are very proud of our producers and all of their accomplishments. Cheers!

Backsberg Estate Cellars

2013 Pumphouse Shiraz – 98 Points and Double Gold – San Francisco International Wine Competition (Results will appear on the website after 1/3/2019, and a list of all Gold, Double Gold, and Premium Award winners will appear in the March Issue of The Tasting Panel Magazine.)

2016 Cabernet Sauvignon – Gold Medal – San Francisco International Wine Competition

2018 Chenin Blanc – Gold Medal – New Orleans International Wine Awards  & San Francisco International Wine Competition

2018 Pinotage Rosé – Double Gold Medal – New Orleans International Wine Awards 

2015 Family Reserve Red Blend – Gold Medal – New Orleans International Wine Awards 


Chateau Saint Nabor

2013 Cuvee Prestige – Silver Medal – San Francisco International Wine Competition

2017 Gris Rosé – Silver Medal – New Orleans International Wine Awards 


Azienda Uggiano

2011 Petraia “Super Tuscan”- Merlot Cabernet Sauvignon – 94 Points and Gold Medal –

2017 Vermentino – 86 Points and Silver Medal –


Famille Valery

2015 Cuvee Grand Vin – Grenache, Syrah – Double Gold Medal – Taster’s Guild 

2017 OR Serie Blanc – Roussanne, Marssane – Double Gold Medal – New Orleans International Wine Awards 

2017 Sauvignon Blanc – 89 Points and Silver Medal –