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  • Sauvignon Blanc, East Side Vineyards

    • 2016

      • Justwinepoints.com

        97 points

      • Wine Spectator

        89 pts. Wine Spectator Tasting Highlights, April 17, 2017. “Vivid, with lemon-lime flavors and whiffs of peach blossom and lemon verbena adding aromatic intensity. Fleshy and juicy on the finish. Drink now.”  More

      • North of the Gate Wine Competition, 2017

        91 points, Gold Medal

    • 2015

      • North of the Gate Wine Competition

        95 Points, Gold Medal & Best of Class

      • Justwinepoints.com

        97 Points

      • WineLinesOnline 88-ts and Value Vino

        Read More

      • Wines of the Week, The Press Democrat, 5/4/2016

        3 1/2 Stars: Peg Melnik,

  • Chardonnay, Signature Selection

    • 2014

      • World Wine Championships

        90 Points, Gold Medal & Best Buy Read More

  • Dry Rosé of Zinfandel

    • 2016

      • California State Fair Commercial Wine Competition, 2017

        95 points, Gold Medal, Best of Class of Region

      • Justwinepoints.com

        91 points

      • Wine Spectator 14 Recommended Rosés

        "Zesty and festive, with easygoing raspberry and spicy cinnamon flavors. Drink now."—Tim Fish

    • 2015

      • 99 Points
      • Gold Medal and 90 Points
      • Gold Medal
      • Gold Medal
      • Gold Medal
      • ...great for summer patio drinking:

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  • Friends White

    • 2016

      • Justwinepoints.com

        97 points

      • California State Fair Commercial Wine Competition, 2017

        88 points, Best of Class of Region

      • Orange County Wine Society Wine Competition

        Gold Medal

    • 2015

      • Justwinepoints.com

        97 points

      • WineLinesOnline

        Recommended Read More

      • The Wine Enthusiast

        Recommended

      • The Tasting Panel, Anthony Dias Blue

        88 Points

  • Pinot Noir, Signature Selection

    • 2013

      • Golds and Points

        • Gold Medal & 91 Points: San Diego International Wine Competition
        • Gold Medal: Amenti Del Vino International Wine Competition 2015
        • 89 Points: World Wine Championships
        • Gold Medal: Sunset International Wine Competition

  • Merlot, Bench Vineyards

    • 2014

      • Golds and Points

        • Gold Medal: The Fifty Best Merlots Read More »
        • 90 Points, Excellent: Enobytes Read More »
        • Gold Medal: Jefferson Cup Awards

      • 2017 California State Fair Commercial Wine Competition

        91 points

  • Sangiovese, Alto Vineyards

    • 2014

      • Golds and More Golds

        • Gold Medal: Sonoma County Harvest Fair
        • Gold Medal & 89 Points: San Francisco International Wine Competition
        • Gold Medal: Tasters Guild International Wine Judging
        • Gold Medal: Orange County Fair Commercial Wine Competition

    • 2015

      • Orange County Wine Society Wine Competition

        Gold Medal

  • Friends Red

    • 2015

      • Justwinepoints.com

        95 points

      • California State Fair Commercial Wine Competition, 2017

        93 points, Best of Class of Region

      • Orange County Wine Society Wine Competitition

        Gold Medal

  • Cabernet Sauvignon, Three Vineyards

    • 2014

      • The Sommelier Company

        88 Points: The Sommelier Company "Good; distinct aromas and flavors are rich and vibrant Character: An uncomplicated, go-to fruit-and-spice Cabernet.

      • San Diego Challenge Wine Competition, 2017

        91 points, Gold Medal

    • 2013

      • Golds, Points and Features

        • 89+ Points: The Wine Advocate, Robert M. Parker Read More »
        • Gold Medal: San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition 2016
        • 96 Points: justwinepoints.com
        • Featured in Enos Magazine's Top 20 California Wines Read More »

  • Cabernet Sauvignon, Wisdom Estate Vineyard

    • 2014

      • California State Fair Commercial Wine Competition, 2017

        91 points

      • Taster's Guild International Wine Competition

        Gold Medal

    • 2012

      • Gold Medals, Points, and Awards

        • Double Gold Medal and 95 Points: San Francisco International Wine Competition
        • Double Gold, Chairman's Best of Class and Sweepstakes Nominee: Long Beach Grand Cru
        • 1 *puff*/recommended: Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wine
        • 88+ Points: WineLinesOnline Read More »
        • 90 Points & Gold Medal: World Wine Championships Read More »
        • Award of Excellence (Gold Medal): The Jefferson Cup Wine Competition

  • Zinfandel, Mother Clone

    • 2014

      • Points and Recommendations

        • 89 Points: The Wine Spectator. "A zesty red, with lively balance and appealing notes of dried cherry, sweet anise and pepper." Tim Fish
        • 91 Points (Exceptional), Gold Medal & Best Buy: Tastings.com Beverage Testing Institute Read More »
        • Recommended & Good Value: Connoisseurs' Guide to CA Wine

      • North of the Gate Wine Competition, 2017

        93 points, Gold Medal

      • Taster's Guild International Wine Competition

        Gold Medal

      • Wine Of the Week, Peg Melnik, Press Democrat

        4 Stars, "It’s an appealing take on zinfandel, one buoyed by bright acid and tangy red fruit. Notes of black pepper and anise are in the mix. It’s a crisp, lively zin, and one that’s a steal for the quality."

      • The Fifty Best

        Gold Medal

    • 2013

      • Golds, Double Golds, and Points

        • Gold Medal & 90 Points: 2016 Critics Challenge
        • 89 Points: The Wine Advocate, Robert M. Parker Read More>>
        • Gold Medal: Orange County Fair Commercial Wine Competition
        • Double Gold Medal: The Fifty Best California Zinfandel
        • 96 Points: justwinepoints.com
        • 90 Points & Featured Wine: WineLinesOnline Read More »
        • Recommended: California Grapevine
        • Jefferson Cup Nominee (Sweepstakes Contender): The Jefferson Cup Wine Competition
        • Josh Farrell, Wine Express Read More>>

  • Zinfandel, Bushnell Vineyard

    • 2013

      • Golds, Double Golds and Points

        • Gold Medal: Sonoma County Harvest Fair
        • Double Gold Medal: Taster's Guild International Wine Judging 2015
        • 92 Points, Gold Medal & Best Buy: World Wine Championships

    • 2015

      • Orange County Wine Society Wine Competition

        Gold Medal

  • Petite Sirah

    • 2014

      • West Coast Wine Competition

        Gold Medal

      • California State Fair Commercial Wine Competition, 2017

        88 points, Best of Class of Region

    • 2012

      • Best of Class and Points

        • 91 Points & Best Buy: Wine & Spirits Magazine 100 Best Buys Buying Guide 2016
        • Best of Class & Gold Medal: San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition
        • 89 Points & Cellar Selection: World Wine Championships, tastings.com
        • 88+Points: Robert M. Parker, Jr. Read More »

  • Four Grapes Port

    • 2011

      • Golds, Golds and More Golds

        • Gold Medal: Sonoma County Harvest Fair
        • Gold Medal: San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition 2016
        • Gold Medal: Los Angeles County Fair Wine Competition
        • Gold Medal: Orange County Fair Commercial Wine Competition

      • 2017 California State Fair Commercial Wine Competition

        86 points

    • 2012

      • North of the Gate Wine Competition, 2017

        98 points, Double Gold Medal, Best of Class, Best Fortified

      • Los Angeles County Fair Wine Competition

        92 Points & Gold Medal