The Oregon Wine Competition® provides an excellent opportunity for winemakers to have a panel of six nationally renowned experts judge their wines.

New for 2017… Wineries entering this year’s competition will enter online through the Oregon Wine Competition® Enofile Online site.

All wines entered into the competition are to be produced from 100% Oregon AVA grapes.  Also, the wine(s) submitted should be commercially available.

Medals Awarded:

  • Silver and Gold medals to the best wines, regardless of classification
  • Double Gold medals to wines receiving Gold Medal scores from all judges on a panel
  • Best of Show Award is given to the top wine in each of three categories: White, Red, and Other (Blush, Sparkling, and Dessert).

The Oregon Wine Competition® is the pivot point for all Oregon Wine Experience® events.   Our guests will be among the first to taste award-winners from all over the state!    The events celebrate the breadth and depth of Oregon’s excellent wines along with featuring some of the best culinary experiences.

Meet our 2017 Judges

Eric Degerman

Eric Degerman is president & CEO for Great Northwest Wine – an award-winning news website that covers the wine industry of Washington, Oregon, British Columbia, and Idaho. He co-founded Wine Press Northwest magazine in 1998 and launched Great Northwest Wine with Andy Perdue in 2012. Eric is a professional wine judge at numerous national wine competitions and has been a San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition judge for 12 consecutive years.

 

D.C. Flynt, MW

DC Flynt MW is the owner of MACH Flynt Inc./ DC Flynt MW selections, based in Lake Charles, Louisiana, part of the Acadiana region on Louisiana’s Gulf Coast.  The company is involved in the import, export, production, brokerage and distribution  of wine and spirits in 46 states and 8 countries.  DC Flynt earned his Master of Wine in 1998 and won the Robert Oatley Bursary award for the best overall examination essay.

 

Bree Boskov, MW

A Master of Wine and wine industry consultant with international experience in nearly every side of the wine business, from Sommelier roles in Vancouver, Canada to retail management in Nova Scotia, to importing, national sales and wine education roles in Melbourne, Australia. She has travelled extensively to wine regions around the world for harvest, and to write and present, and currently resides in Oregon’s Willamette Valley, and is consulting Education Manager to Oregon Wine Board.

 

Tim McNally

Tim is the host of the daily two-hour radio program, The Dine, Wine and Spirits Show, broadcast regionally in New Orleans and along the Gulf Coast. He is 2-term president of The New Orleans Wine and Food Experience, which attracts more than 14,000 food and wine lovers to the Crescent City each May. Tim gives many lectures each year about wine and its history, serving as a guest lecturer at Auburn University’s School of Hotel and Restaurant Management. Additionally he is a wine and spirits editor for New Orleans magazine and serves as a professional judge for more than 11 wine competitions across the country. He has also judged a number of wine competitions in Portugal.

 

Linda Murphy

Linda is the co-author of American Wine with Jancis Robinson and the U.S. Wine Ambassador for Air New Zealand. She lives in Sonoma County and is a contributor for Decanter magazine, a columnist for WineReviewOnline.com, and the West Coast Editor for JancisRobinson.com. She is the columns editor for Vineyard & Winery Management magazine and was the wine editor for the San Francisco Chronicle, winning two James Beard Awards for best food/wine section. Before joining the Chronicle, Linda was Managing Editor of WineToday.com, the New York Times’ wine web site.

Barbara Philip, MW

Based in British Columbia, Barbara is the first woman in Canada to become a master of wine, and only one of five masters of wine in the country. She is a category manager for BC Liquor Stores, where she is responsible for European wine selections. With her husband Iain, Barbara runs Barbariain Wine Consulting. She is a wine educator and international wine judge, having participated in the Argentina Wine Awards, Decanter World Wine Awards in London, and numerous other competitions. Barbara can also be heard recommending wines on CBC Radio One’s “On The Coast.”

 

2016 Winners

2016 Results

Judges

Tim Hanni, MW
Mollie Battenhouse, MW
Adam Lapierre, MW
Bob Foster
Richard Jennings
Luke Sykora

Best of Show

 White – Pebblestone Cellars 2015 Viognier $22
Winemaker – Bryan Wilson

Red – Plaisance Ranch 2013 Syrah$30
Winemaker – Joe Ginet

Other* – Cuckoo’s Nest Cellars 2015 Fizzé, Early Muscat$15
Winemaker – Bryan Wilson

*Other includes the categories Rosé, Sparkling wines, White Dessert wines, and Red Dessert Wines

Double Gold Medal

Requires unanimous gold medal scores by all three judges on a panel
Winemaker and retail price listed with each medalist

Abacela 2015 Albariño, Andrew Wenzl –$21
Brandborg Vineyard and Winery 2013 Love Puppets Pinot Noir, Terry Brandborg – $32
Edenvale 2008 Tempranillo, Ashley Campanella – $65
Ermisch Family Cellars 2014 Erendira’s Rise Pinot Noir, Kirk Ermisch – $35
Irvine Family Vineyards 2014 Pinot Noir, Robert Brittan & Herb Quady & Brian Gruber – $35
Plaisance Ranch 2013 Carménère, Joe Ginet – $30
Quady North 2015 Pistoleta White Blend, Herb Quady & Brian Gruber – $20
Red Lily Vineyards 2014 Night School Red Dessert, Rachael Martin – $32
Reustle-Prayer Rock Vineyards 2014 Syrah Winemaker’s Reserve, Stephen Reustle – $39
RoxyAnn Winery 2012 Claret, Kent Barthman & John Quinones – $26
Season Cellars 2015 Sauvignon Blanc, Scott & Jennifer Henry – $23
Silvan Ridge Winery 2013 Malbec, JP Valot – $22
Weisinger Family Winery 2015 Chardonnay, Eric Weisinger – $32
Weisinger Family Winery 2013 Malbec, Eric Weisinger – $28

Gold Medal

Winemaker and retail price listed with each medalist

Abacela 2013 Garnacha, Andrew Wenzl – $29
Abacela 2015 Blanco Dulce White Dessert, Andrew Wenzl – $30
Belle Fiore Winery 2013 Belle Esprit Teroldego, Kathe Kiagas – $38
Cat Man Cellars 2014 Tempranillo, Ted Johnson & Dennis Grant & Marlene Grant – $26
Cuckoo’s Nest Cellars 2015 Aromatíque White Blend, Bryan Wilson – $15
Cuckoo’s Nest Cellars 2013 Two Birds Red Blend, Bryan Wilson – $15
Daisy Creek Vineyard 2013 Malbec, Brian Denner – $30
Deer Creek Vineyards 2014 Pinot Noir, Herb Quady & Brian Gruber – $19
Del Rio 2013 Syrah, Jean-Michel Jussiame – $35
Eliana Wines 2013 Tempranillo, Steve Anderson – $26
Foris Vineyards 2014 Cedar Ranch Pinot Noir, Bryan Wilson – $35
Grizzly Peak Winery 2014 Viognier, Linda Donovan – $22
Halliday Hill Vineyard 2014 Pinot Noir, Doug Tunnell – $45
Hellgate Cellars 2014 Syrah, Herb Quady & Brian Gruber – $35
Hellgate Cellars 2014 Hellgate Red Red Blend, Chris Graves – $19
Marchesi Vineyards 2014 Solimano Red Blend, Franco Marchesi – $34
Pebblestone Cellars 2012 Cabernet Franc, Bryan Wilson – $25
Pebblestone Cellars 2012 Tempranillo, Rachael Martin – $30
Plaisance Ranch 2013 Mondeusé, Joe Ginet – $30
Quady North 2013 Flagship Syrah, Herb Quady & Brian Gruber – $65
RoxyAnn Winery 2012 Merlot, Kent Berthman & John Quinones – $26
Silvan Ridge Winery 2015 Early Muscat Semi-Sparkling, JP Valot – $15
Slagle Creek Vineyards 2013 Late Harvest Gewürztraminer, Steve Anderson – $20
Soléna Estate 2014 Grande Cuvée Pinot Noir, Laurent Montalieu – $28
Tesoaria Vineyard & Winery 2015 Vermentino Secco, John Olson – $27
Triple Oak Vineyard 2014 Red Oak Red Blend, Terry Brandborg – $19
Troon Vineyard 2014 Longue Carabine White Blend, Steve Hall – $34
Troon Vineyard 2013 Malbec, Steve Hall – $29

Silver Medal

Winemaker and retail price listed with each medalist

2Hawk Vineyard & Winery 2014 Viognier, John Guerrero – $24
2Hawk Vineyard & Winery 2012 Tempranillo, Linda Donovan – $29
30 Brix Winery 2015 Pastel 13 American Muscat White Dessert, Chateau Roberts – $22
Abacela 2012 South East Block Reserve Tempranillo, Andrew Wenzl – $49
Airlie Winery 2015 Pinot Gris, Elizabeth Clark – $18
Airlie Winery 2013 Pinot Noir, Elizabeth Clark – $28
Airlie Winery 2014 Maréchal Foch, Elizabeth Clark – $20
Aurora Vines/Aguila Vineyard 2014 Syrah, Brian Denner – $28
Belle Fiore Winery 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon, Kathe Kaigas – $39
Brandborg Vineyard and Winery 2015 Pinot Gris, Terry Brandborg – $16
Brigadoon Wine Co 2015 Pinot Blanc, Matt Shown – $18
Brigadoon Wine Co 2014 Lylee Pinot Noir, Matt Shown – $23
Brigadoon Wine Co 2014 Taproot Pinot Noir, Matt Shown – $40
Carlton Cellars 2012 Estate Pinot Noir, Dave Grooters – $35
Carlton Cellars 2012 Roads End Pinot Noir, Dave Grooters – $45
Cliff Creek Cellars 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon, Joe Dobbes – $27
Cliff Creek Cellars 2011 Merlot, Joe Dobbes – $22
Cliff Creek Cellars 2011 Super Tuscan Red Blend, Joe Dobbes – $30
Daisy Creek Vineyard 2015 Roussanne, Brian Denner – $24
Daisy Creek Vineyard 2014 Syrah, Brian Denner – $30
DANCIN Vineyards 2013 Tribute Red Blend, Brian Denner – $36
Deer Creek Vineyards 2015 Pinot Gris, Herb Quady & Brian Gruber – $14
Del Rio 2014 Viognier, Jean-Michel Jussiame – $20
Del Rio 2013 Malbec, Jean-Michel Jussiame – $32
Devitt Winery 2014 Viognier, Brendon Butler – $22
Dragonfly Time 2013 Tempranillo, Linda Donovan – $26
Foris Vineyards 2015 Pinot Blanc, Bryan Wilson – $14
Foris Vineyards 2015 Pinot Gris, Bryan Wilson – $14
Foris Vineyards 2014 Pinot Noir, Bryan Wilson – $20
Girardet 2014 Pinot Gris, Marc Girardet – $15
Girardet 2014 Riesling, Marc Girardet – $15
God King Slave Wines 2012 The Initiative Red Blend, Chris Jiron – $28
Grizzly Peak Winery 2013 Malbec, Linda Donovan – $35
Guzzo Family Vineyard 2013 Tempranillo, Tony & Paula Guzzo – $28
Guzzo Family Vineyard 2014 LoCo Red Red Blend, Tony & Paula Guzzo – $26
Halliday Hill Vineyard 2013 Pinot Noir, Doug Tunnell – $45
Harry & David 2014 Pinot Noir Reserve, Herb Quady & Brian Gruber – $30
Hellgate Cellars 2014 Chardonnay Reserve, Chris Graves – $26
Irvine Family Vineyards 2015 Pinot Noir Rosé, Robert Brittan & Herb Quady & Brian Gruber – $25
Jaxon Vineyards 2013 Grenache, Rob Folin – $30
Jaxon Vineyards 2013 Forté Red Blend, Rob Folin – $28
King Estate Winery 2015 Pinot Gris, Spencer Spetnagel – $19
King Estate Winery 2015 Domaine Pinot Gris, Spencer Spetnagel – $29
King Estate Winery 2013 Domaine Pinot Noir, Spencer Spetnagel – $70
King Estate Winery 2014 Pinot Noir, Spencer Spetnagel – $28
Kriselle Cellars 2015 Sauvignon Blanc, Scott Steingraber – $23
Kriselle Cellars 2013 Tempranillo, Scott Steingraber – $34
La Chouette Vineyard 2014 Pinot Noir, Matt Shown – $25
Ledger David 2013 Cabernet Franc, Linda Donovan – $29
Ledger David 2013 Tempranillo, Rob Folin – $35
Ledger David 2013 Sublimus Red Blend, Rob Folin – $42
Misty Oaks Vineyard 2013 Stuckagain Heights Pinot Noir, Steve Simmons – $34
Oak Knoll Winery 2015 White Pinot Noir, Jeff Herinckx – $24
Oak Knoll Winery 2012 Tuenge Vineyard Pinot Noir, Jeff Herinckx – $26
Plaisance Ranch 2012 Merlot, Joe Ginet – $25
Plum Hill Vineyards 2012 Winemaker’s Barrel Select Pinot Noir, RJ Lint – $40
Plum Hill Vineyards Non-Vintage Red Velvet 351 Red Dessert, RJ Lint – $28
Quady North 2012 Mae’s Vineyard Cabernet Franc, Herb Quady & Brian Gruber – $39
Quady North 2015 Rosé, Herb Quady & Brian Gruber – $16
Red Lily Vineyards 2013 Red Blanket Tempranillo, Rachael Martin – $22
Reustle-Prayer Rock Vineyards 2014 Pinot Noir Winemaker’s Reserve, Stephen Reustle – $39
Reustle-Prayer Rock Vineyards 2014 Tempranillo Winemaker’s Reserve, Stephen Reustle – $39
RoxyAnn Winery 2014 Viognier, Kent Barthman – $20
RoxyAnn Winery 2014 Pinot Noir, Kent Barthman – $34
Schmidt Family Vineyards 2015 Albariño, Cal Schmidt – $40
Schmidt Family Vineyards 2013 Tempranillo, Cal Schmidt – $36
Schultz Wines 2012 Mission Viognier, Linda Donovan – $17
Season Cellars 2015 Viognier, Scott & Jennifer Henry – $23
Season Cellars 2013 Malbec, Scott & Jennifer Henry – $3
Season Cellars 2013 Phoenix Red Blend, Scott & Jennifer Henry – $36
Serra Vineyards 2012 Syrah, Greg Paneitz & Kara Olmo – $50
Simple Machine 2013 Leverage White Blend, Brian Denner – $20
Simple Machine 2012 Grenache, Brian Denner – $30
Slagle Creek Vineyards 2012 Syrah, Steve Anderson – $20
Slagle Creek Vineyards 2014 Zinfandel, Herb Quady & Brian Gruber – $20
Soléna Estate 2014 Domaine Danielle Laurent Pinot Noir, Laurent Montalieu – $55
South Stage Cellars 2014 Gewürztraminer, Joe Dobbes – $17
South Stage Cellars 2014 Pinot Blanc, Eric Weisinger – $24
South Stage Cellars 2012 Carménère, Joe Dobbes – $28
Stone Griffon Vineyard 2012 Carol Jean Estate Pinot Noir, Terry McIntyre – $34
Stone Griffon Vineyard 2013 Estate Reserve Tempranillo, Terry McIntyre – $48
Tesoaria Vineyard & Winery 2015 Sauvignon Blanc, John Olson – $35
Tesoaria Vineyard & Winery 2014 Dolcetto, John Olson – $25
Troon Vineyard 2014 Vermentino, Brian Gruber and Herb Quady – $24
Upper Five Vineyard 2015 Rosé of Grenache, John Grochau – $16
Weisinger Family Winery 2013 Estate Tempranillo, Eric Weisinger – $32
Willamette Valley Vineyards 2012 Elton Pinot Noir, Don Crank – $55
Willamette Valley Vineyards 2012 Griffin Creek Griffin Red Blend, Don Crank – $60

2015 Winners

Judges

Michele Anderson, MW
Randy Caparoso
Doug Frost, MS, MW
Erin James
Mary Orlin

Best of Show

White – Pebblestone Cellars, 2014 Viognier, Winemaker Bryan Wilson: Retail $20

Red – Belle Fiore, 2012 Numinos Bordeaux Blend, Winemaker: Kathe Kaigas, Retail $36

Other* – Red Lily Vineyards, 2013 Night School Red Dessert Wine, Winemaker: Rachael Martin, Retail $38
*Other includes the categories Rosé, Sparkling wines, White Dessert wines, and Red Dessert wines

Double Gold Medal

Requires unanimous gold medal scores by all three judges
Winemaker and retail price listed with each medalist

Belle Fiore Winery 2013 Belle Esprit Muscat Canelli, Kathe Kaigas, $24

Belle Fiore Winery 2012 Numinos Bordeaux Blend, Kathe Kaigas, $36

Cuckoo’s Nest Cellars 2014 Aromatique White Blend, Bryan Wilson, $15

Pebblestone Cellars 2014 Ellis Vineyards Block 9 Viognier, Bryan Wilson, $20

Red Lily Vineyards 2013 Night School Red Dessert, Rachael Martin, $38

Season Cellars 2014 Transparency White Blend, Scott & Jennifer Henry, $18

Gold Medal

Winemaker and retail price listed with each medalist

Abacela 2014 Albariño, Andrew Wenzl, $21

Brandborg Vineyard & Winery 2014 Treats Sweet Style Riesling, Terry Brandborg, $20

Cliff Creek Cellars 2014 MRV White Blend, Herb Quady, $22

Daisy Creek Vineyard 2014 Rousanne, Brian Denner, $24

DANCIN Vineyards 2012 Adagio Pinot Noir, Eric Weisinger, $36

Foris Vineyards 2014 Pinot Blanc, Bryan Wilson, $14

Grizzly Peak Winery 2012 Syrah, Linda Donovan, $24

Harry & David Vineyards 2012 Pinot Noir, Linda Donovan, $30

Jaxon Vineyards 2012 Forté Red Blend, Rob Folin, $28

Kriselle Cellars 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon, Scott Steingraber, $32

Ledger David Cellars 2013 Malbec, Rob Folin, $30

Plaisance Ranch 2012 Rouge Prestige Papa Joe’s Private Stash, Joe Ginet, $30

Red Lily Vineyards 2014 Verdejo Stargazer Lily, Rachael Martin, $22

RoxyAnn Winery 2012 Pinot Noir, John Quinones, $34

Schmidt Family Vineyards 2012 Pinot Noir, Cal Schmidt, $38

Schultz Wines 2013 Homeward Chardonnay, Linda Donovan, $20

Season Cellars 2014 Viognier, Scott & Jennifer Henry $22

Serra Vineyards 2011 Merlot, Scott Fernandes, $50

Simple Machine 2012 Vector Red Blend, Brian Denner, $32

Tesoaria Vineyard & Winery 2013 Zinfandel, John Olson, $42

Troon Vineyard 2013 Zinfandel, Herb Quady, $15

Silver Medal

Winemaker and retail price listed with each medalist

30 Brix Winery 2014 Pastle 13 Orange Muscat, Chateau Roberts, $20

Abacela 2013 Grenache, Andrew Wenzl, $29

Abacela 2012 Jasper Block Reserve Syrah, Andrew Wenzl, $42

Abacela 2014 Grenache Rosé, Andrew Wenzl, $18

Agate Ridge Vineyard 2012 Sauvignon Blanc, Brian Denner, $18

Agate Ridge Vineyard 2013 Semllion Sauvignon Blanc, Brian Denner, $20

Agate Ridge Vineyard 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon, Kiley Evans, $28

Agate Ridge Vineyard 2011 DK Reserve Red Blend, Brian Denner, $60

Agate Ridge Vineyard 2012 Weeknight Red, Brian Denner, $13

Belle Fiore Winery 2014 Reserve Sauvignon Blanc, Kathe Kaigas, $29

Belle Fiore Winery 2013 Belle Esprit Malbec, Kathe Kaigas, $29

Brandborg Vineyard and Winery 2014 Pinot Gris, Terry Brandborg, $16

Brandborg Vineyard and Winery 2014 Sauvignon Blanc, Terry Brandborg, $20

Caprice Vineyards 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon, John Quinones, $30

Cliff Creek Cellars 2011 Cabernet Franc, Joe Dobbes, $28

Cliff Creek Cellars 2009 Claret, Joe Dobbes, $25

Cuckoo’s Nest Cellars 2012 Two Birds Red Blend, Bryan Wilson, $15

Cuckoo’s Nest Cellars 2014 Fizzé Early Muscat, Bryan Wilson, $15

Daisy Creek Vineyard 2014 Viognier, Brian Denner, $22

DANCIN Vineyards 2013 Capriccio Chardonnay, Brian Denner, $32

DANCIN Vineyards 2013 Plie 65 Pinot Noir, Eric Weisinger, $34

DANCIN Vineyards 2013 Adagio Pinot Noir, Eric Weisinger, $34

DANCIN Vineyards 2013 Septette Pinot Noir, Eric Weisinger, $34

Deer Creek Vineyards 2014 Chardonnay, Herb Quady, $16

Del Rio Vineyards 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon, Jean Michel Jussiume, $28

Del Rio Vineyards 2013 Merlot, Jean Michel Jussiume, $28

Del Rio Vineyards NV Semi Sparkling Jolee Rosé, Jean Michel Jussiume, $15

Edenvale 2007 Cabernet Sauvignon, Ashley Campanella, $65

Foris Vineyards 2014 Dry Gewürztraminer, Bryan Wilson, $14

Girardet 2012 Chardonnay, Marc Girardet, $20

God King Slave Wines 2013 Kinfolk White Blend, Chris Jiron, $24

Grizzly Peak Winery 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon, Linda Donovan, $28

Grizzly Peak Winery 2012 Merlot, Linda Donovan, $24

Harry & David Vineyards 2013 Chardonnay, Linda Donovan, $15

Henry Estate Winery 2014 Müller-Thurgau, Greg Sothras, $15

Henry Estate Winery 2013 Bordeaux Blend, Greg Sothras, $25

Irvine Family Vineyards 2013 Chardonnay, Irvine Vineyards, $30

Irvine Family Vineyards 2012 Pinot Noir, Irvine Vineyards, $35

Jaxon Vineyards 2012 Syrah, Rob Folin, $28

Kriselle Cellars 2012 Di’Tani Red Blend, Scott Steingraber, $26

LaBrasseur Vineyard 2012 Reserve Merlot, Fred LaBrasseur, $26

LaBrasseur Vineyard 2012 Petite Sirah Port-Style, Fred LaBrasseur, $26

Ledger David Cellars 2014 Primoris Chenin Blanc, Kiley Evans, $22

Ledger David Cellars 2013 Petit Verdot, Rob Folin, $35

Misty Oaks Vineyard 2014 Constitution Ridge Pinot Blanc, Steve Simmons, $18

Misty Oaks Vineyard 2014 Julio’s Hill Pinot Gris, Steve Simmons, $18

Pebblestone Cellars 2011 Ellis Vineyards Block 2 Merlot, Bryan Wilson, $21

Pebblestone Cellars 2014 Rose of Syrah Ellis Vineyards Block 7 Rosé, Jonathan Oberlander, $16

Plaisance Ranch 2011 Merlot, Joe Ginet, $25

Plaisance Ranch 2012 Petite Sirah, Joe Ginet, $30

Plaisance Ranch 2012 Pinot Noir, Joe Ginet, $30

Platt Anderson Cellars 2013 Ashland Artist Series Merlot, Gill Anderson, $20

Platt Anderson Cellars 2013 Ashland Artist Series Bordeaux Blend, Gill Anderson, $20

Quady North 2014 Grenache Blanc, Herb Quady, $21

Quady North 2014 Pistoleta White Blend, Herb Quady, $19

Quady North 2013 4-2-A Syrah, Herb Quady, $25

Quady North 2014 Rosé, Herb Quady, $15

Red Lily Vineyards 2012 Tempranillo, Rachael Martin, $35

Rocky Knoll 2009 Dunbar Farms Bordeaux Blend, John Quinones, $22

RoxyAnn Winery 2013 Chardonnay, John Quinones, $26

RoxyAnn Winery 2014 Sauvignon Blanc, Kent Barthmann, $20

Schmidt Family Vineyards 2014 Albariño, Cal Schmidt, $24

Schmidt Family Vineyards 2014 Sauvignon Blanc, Cal Schmidt, $23

Schmidt Family Vineyards 2012 Syrah, Cal Schmidt, $36

Schmidt Family Vineyards 2012 Tempranillo, Cal Schmidt, $36

Season Cellars 2013 Marsanne Roussanne Viognier Blend, Scott & Jennifer Henry, $24

Season Cellars 2012 Syrah, Scott & Jennifer Henry, $30

Serra Vineyards 2013 Rosé, Scott Fernandes, $28

Slagle Ceek Vineyards 2010 Pini Red Dessert, Greg Paneitz, $22

Slagle Creek Vineyards 2012 Pini Red Blend, Steve Anderson, $20

Soloro Vineyard 2013 Emerald Isle White Blend, Linda Donovan, $20

Soloro Vineyard 2011 Reserve Killdear Syrah, Steve Anderson, $28

South Stage Cellars 2013 Riesling, Joe Dobbes, $20

South Stage Cellars 2012 Malbec, Linda Donovan, $28

South Stage Cellars 2011 Pinot Noir, Joe Dobbes, $30

Spangler Vineyards 2012 Claret Bordeaux Blend, Pat Spangler, $28

Tesoaria Vineyard & Winery 2012 Baco Noir, John Olson, $35

Tesoaria Vineyard & Winery 2011 Arany Szarvas, John Olson, $65

Tesoaria Vineyard & Winery 2012 Attila, John Olson, $52

Tesoaria Vineyard & Winery 2013 Sangiovese, John Olson, $45

Tesoaria Vineyard & Winery 2012 Dolcetto, John Olson, $22

Tesoaria Vineyard & Winery 2012 Coeur Noir Red Blend, John Olson, $45

Troon Vineyard 2013 Chardonnay, Herb Quady, $20

Troon Vineyard 2012 M*T Reserve Red Blend, Herb Quady, $40

Valley View Winery 2013 Anna Maria Sauvignon Blanc, John Guerrero, $24

Valley View Winery 2012 Anna Maria Syrah, John Guerrero, $24

Weisinger Family Winery 2012 Malbec, Eric Weisinger, $28

2014 Winners

Judges

Dilek Caner, MW
Amy Christine, MW
Mike Dunne

Best of Show

White Wine – Abacela 2013 Albariño
Red Wine – Agate Ridge Vineyard 2011 Malbec
Other Wine – Abacela 2013 Grenache Rosé

Double Gold Medal (2)

(Requires unanimous gold medal scores by all three judges.)

Abacela 2013 Albariño
Agate Ridge Vineyard 2011 Malbec

Gold Medal (9)

Brandborg Vineyard & Winery 2012 Ferris Wheel Estate Pinot Noir
Brandborg Vineyard & Winery 2013 Gewürztraminer
Cliff Creek Cellars 2008 Claret
Foris 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon
Foris 2012  Maple Ranch Pinot Noir
Pebblestone Cellars 2013 Pinot Gris
Pebblestone Cellars 2010 Cabernet Franc
Season Cellars 2013 Viognier
Weisinger Family Winery 2011 Tempranillo

Silver Medal (40)

Abacela 2013 Grenache Rosé
Black Beauty 2011 Syrah
Brandborg Vineyard & Winery 2012 Riesling
Cuckoo’s Nest Cellars 2013 Pinot Gris
DANCIN Vineyards 2013 Chaine Chardonnay
DANCIN Vineyards 2013 Chaustinelle Reserve Chardonnay
DANCIN Vineyards 2012 Danseur Syrah
Del Rio Vineyards 2013 Pinot Gris
EdenVale Winery 2007 Pearhouse Reserve Collection Merlot
Foris 2013 Pinot Blanc
God King Slave Wines 2012 The Initiative
Grizzly Peak Winery 2011 Malbec
J. Scott Cellars 2012 Siren’s Song
Jaxon Vineyards 2011 Mistral
Kriselle Cellars 2013 Sauvignon Blanc
Kriselle Cellars 2011 Di’tani
Ledger David Cellars 2011 Malbec
Misty Oaks Vineyard 2012  BN1 Baco Noir
Paschal Winery & Vineyard 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon
Pebblestone Cellars 2010 Merlot
Pebblestone Cellars 2013 Viognier
Pebblestone Cellars 2009 Mélange
Plaisance Ranch 2011 Tempranillo
Plaisance Ranch 2011 Rouge Prestige
Quady North 2011 Cabernet Franc
Quady North 2013 Pistoleta
Red Lily Vineyards 2011 Red Lily Tempranillo
Rocky Knoll Vineyard 2007 Claret
RoxyAnn Winery 2013 Sauvignon Blanc
RoxyAnn Winery 2011 Merlot
Schmidt Family Vineyards 2013 Pinot Gris
Schmidt Family Vineyards 2013 Reserve Chardonnay
Serra Vineyards 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon
Serra Vineyards 2011 Cabernet Franc
Simple Machine 2011 Grenache
TeSoAria 2012 Pinot Noir
TeSoAria 2012 Primitivo
TeSoAria 2013 Bull’s Blood
TeSoAria 2010 Vindetta
Trium 2010 Grower’s Cuvee

2013 Winners

Judges

Christy Canterbury, MW
Peter Marks, MW
Jennifer Simonetti-Bryan, MW

Best of Show

White Wine – Pebblestone Cellars 2012 Viognier
Red Wine – Spangler 2010 Claret
Other Wine – Cuckoo’s Nest Cellars 2012 Fizzé

Double Gold Medal (6)

(Requires unanimous gold medal scores by all three judges.)

Cuckoo’s Nest Cellars 2012 Pinot Gris
Daisy Creek 2010 Malbec
Foris Vineyards Winery 2012 Pinot Blanc
Irvine Vineyards 2009 Pinot Noir
Jaxon Vineyards 2011 Grenache
Quady North 2009 4,2a Syrah

Gold Medal (7)

Folin Cellars 2010 Petite Sirah
Kriselle Cellars 2010 Tempranillo
Quady North 2012 Pistoleta
RoxyAnn Winery 2009 Merlot
Serra Vineyards 2010 Pinot Noir
Serra Vineyards 2008 Bendock Estate Pinot Noir
Soloro Vineyard 2011 Solitaire Reserve Viognier

Silver Medal (69)

Abacela Estate Vineyards 2012 Viognier
Abacela Estate Vineyards 2009 Malbec Reserve
Agate Ridge Vineyard 2009 Petite Sirah
Bridgeview Vineyards 2012 Viognier
Cliff Creek Cellars 2009 Sangiovese
Cliff Creek Cellars 2007 Claret
Cuckoo’s Nest Cellars 2012 Aromatíque
Daisy Creek 2012 Marsanne
Daisy Creek 2010 Syrah
Del Rio Vineyards 2011 Viognier
Del Rio Vineyards 2011 Pinot Noir
Del Rio Vineyards 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon
Foris Vineyards 2011 Riesling
Foris Vineyards 2011 Maple Ranch Pinot Noir
Girardet Wine Cellars 2011 Old Vine Baco Noir
Girardet Wine Cellars 2011 Baco Noir
Irvine Vineyards 2010 Pinot Noir
Jaxon Vineyards 2011 Tradicíon
Jaxon Vineyards 2011 Tempranillo
Kriselle Cellars 2012 Viognier
Kriselle Cellars 2012 Sauvignon Blanc
Kriselle Cellars 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon
LaBrasseur Vineyard 2011 Ethan Cole
Ledger David 2010 Tempranillo
Misty Oaks Vineyard 2012 Julio’s Hill Pinot Gris
Paschal Winery & Vineyard 2012 Viognier
Pebblestone Cellars 2012 Pinot Gris
Pebblestone Cellars 2008 Mélange
Pebblestone Cellars 2009 Cabernet Franc
Pebblestone Cellars 2009 Syrah
Plaisance Ranch 2011 Viognier
Plaisance Ranch 2011 Pinot Noir
Plaisance Ranch 2010 Rouge Prestige
Plaisance Ranch 2010 Syrah
Quady North 2012 Steelhead Run Viognier
Quady North 2011 GSM
Quady North 2008 Syrah
Red Lily Vineyards 2012 Lily Girl Rosé
Red Lily Vineyards 2009 Red Lily Tempranillo
RoxyAnn Winery 2009 Claret
RoxyAnn Winery 2009 Tempranillo
Sarah Powell Wines 2008 Pinot Noir
Schmidt Family Vineyards 2012 Albariño
Schmidt Family Vineyards 2012 Chardonnay
Schmidt Family Vineyards 2012 Doce Nectar
Schmidt Family Vineyards 2010 Malbec
Schmidt Family Vineyards 2010 Merlot Reserve
Schmidt Family Vineyards 2010 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon
Schultz Wines 2011 Mission Viognier
Serra Vineyards 2012 Rosa Marie
Serra Vineyards 2010 Merlot
Slagle Creek Vineyards 2011 Syrah Dessert
Slagle Creek Vineyards Claret NV
Soloro Vineyard 2011 Thunderegg Cut
South Stage Cellars 2011 Albariño
South Stage Cellars 2010 Pinot Noir
Spangler Vineyards 2010 Cabernet Franc
StoneRiver 2004 Red Velvet Merlot
StoneRiver 2003 Syrah
TeSóAria Vineyard & Winery 2012 Vermentino
TeSóAria Vineyard & Winery 2011 Bull’s Blood
Trium Wines 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon
Troon Vineyard 2011 Chardonnay
Troon Vineyard 2011 Insomnia Port
Troon Vineyard 2010 Syrah Reserve
Valley View Winery 2011 Anna Maria Viognier
Valley View Winery 2009 Anna Maria Chardonnay
Valley View Winery 2012 Anna Maria Sauvignon Blanc
Valley View Winery 2008 Anna Maria Late Harvest Sauvignon Blanc

2012 Winners

JUDGES

Dr. Liz Thach, MW
Sheri Sauter-Morano, MW
Traci Dunton

Best of Show – White Wine
Schmidt Family Vineyards 2011 Albariño

Best of Show – Red Wine
Schmidt Family Vineyards 2009 Tempranillo

Best of Show – Other Wine
Quady North 2011 Rosé

DOUBLE GOLD MEDAL WINNERS

Abacela Winery 2009 Estate Grown Port
Brandborg Vineyard and Winery 2011 Gewürtztraminer
Ledger David 2010 Orion’s Nebula
Pebblestone Cellars 2008 Syrah
Pebblestone Cellars 2011 Pinot Gris
Schmidt Family Vineyards 2011 Albariño
Schmidt Family Vineyards 2009 Tempranillo
Quady North 2011 Rosé
Quady North 2009 Arsenal

GOLD MEDAL WINNERS

Abacela Winery 2009 Estate Grown Malbec
Abacela Winery 2011 Estate Grown Grenache Rosé
Bridgeview Vineyard and Winery 2010 Black Beauty Tempranillo
Cuckoo’s Nest Cellars 2011 Aromatíque
Del Rio Vineyards 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon
Delfino Vineyards 2010 Tempranillo
Foris Vineyards and Winery 2008 Cabernet Franc – Siskiyou Terrace
Kriselle Cellars 2009 Tempranillo
Pebblestone Cellars 2011 Viognier
Slagle Creek Vineyard 2008 Syrah

SILVER MEDAL WINNERS

Abacela Winery 2007 Reserve Tempranillo
Agate Ridge Vineyard 2008 Estate Bottled Petite Sirah
Agate Ridge Vineyard 2009 Estate Bottled Syrah
Agate Ridge Vineyard 2011 Weeknight White
Brandborg Vineyard and Winery 2008 Love Puppets Pinot Noir
Brandborg Vineyard and Winery 2009 Riesling
Bridgeview Vineyard and Winery 2009 Blue Moon Pinot Noir
Bridgeview Vineyard and Winery 2009 Black Beauty Syrah
Caprice Vineyards 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon
Carpenter Hill Vineyard 2009 Petite Sirah
Cliff Creek Cellars 2006 Claret
Cliff Creek Cellars 2008 Merlot
Cliff Creek Cellars 2006 Estate Grown Syrah
Cuckoo’s Nest Cellars 2011 Pinot Gris
Cuckoo’s Nest Cellars 2009 Two Birds
Daisy Creek Vineyard 2009 Malbec
Del Rio Vineyards 2010 Claret
Delfino Vineyards 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon
Delfino Vineyards 2010 Syrah
Folin Cellars 2008 Syrah
Foris Vineyards and Winery 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon
Foris Vineyards and Winery 2010 Pinot Blanc
Grizzly Peak Winery & Vineyards 2010 Malbec
Henry Estate Winery 2010 Müller Thurgau
Kriselle Cellars 2009 Cabernet Franc
Kriselle Cellars 2010 Viognier
LaBrasseur Vineyard 2010 Ethan Cole
LaBrasseur Vineyard 2011 Riesling
LaBrasseur Vineyard 2010 Syrah
Ledger David 2010 Chardonnay
Ledger David 2010 Sangiovese
Fly High and Longsword Vineyards 2010 Invitation Chardonnay
Misty Oaks Vineyard 2011 Julio’s Hill Pinot Gris
Misty Oaks Vineyard 2009 Stuckagain Heights Pinot Noir
Misty Oaks Vineyard 2008 Gobblers Knob Red Blend
Belle Fiore Winery 2009 Monte Fiore Cabernet Franc
Belle Fiore Winery 2009 Monte Fiore Syrah
Pebblestone Cellars 2008 Cabernet Franc
Pebblestone Cellars 2008 Merlot
Plaisance Ranch 2010 Ranch Red
Pyrenees Vineyard & Cellars 2011 Sémillon
Quady North 2008 Syrah – Steelhead Run Vineyard
Quady North 2009 Syrah – Mae’s Vineyard
Quady North 2011 Pistoleta
Red Lily Vineyards 2007 Tempranillo
Rocky Knoll Vineyard 2008 Dunbar Red
RoxyAnn Winery 2009 Cabernet Franc
RoxyAnn Winery 2011 Pinot Gris
RoxyAnn Winery 2009 Sky Hill Red
RoxyAnn Winery 2009 Syrah
Schmidt Family Vineyards 2009 Malbec
Schmidt Family Vineyards 2009 Merlot
Schmidt Family Vineyards 2009 Mighty Mac Red
Schmidt Family Vineyards 2009 Syrah
Schmidt Family Vineyards 2011 Viognier
Schmidt Family Vineyards 2011 Roussanne
Schultz Wines 2010 Blessed Merlot
Serra Vineyards 2007 Bendock Estate
Serra Vineyards 2011 Rosa Marie Rosé
Slagle Creek Vineyard 2009 Estate Merlot
Slagle Creek Vineyard 2008 Estate Reserve Red
Slagle Creek Vineyard 2009 Pini Tempranillo
Slagle Creek Vineyard 2010 Clover
Soloro Vineyard 2010 Blood Stain
Soloro Vineyard 2007 Grenache
Soloro Vineyard 2010 Syrah
Soloro Vineyard 2010 Thunderegg Cut
South Stage Cellars 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon
South Stage Cellars 2009 Grenache
South Stage Cellars 2008 Alchemy
Spangler Vineyards 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve
Spangler Vineyards 2006 Cabernet Sauvignon Estate Reserve
Spangler Vineyards 2010 Petite Sirah
Tesóaria Vineyard & Winery 2010 Éponyme
Tesóaria Vineyard & Winery 2011 Dolcetto
Trium Wines 2007 Growers’ Cuvée
Troon Vineyard 2009 Old Vine Meritage
Troon Vineyard 2010 Chardonnay
Troon Vineyard 2010 Insomnia Port
Troon Vineyard 2008 Syrah Reserve
Troon Vineyard 2011 Foundation ’72 Vermentino
Troon Vineyard 2010 Kubli Bench Zinfandel

2011 Winners

Judges

Peter Koff, MW
Tim Marson, MW
Sara Schneider
Alan Kropf

 Best of Show

2010 Plaisance Ranch – Ginet Rosé
2008 RoxyAnn Winery – Tempranillo

Gold

Agate Ridge Vineyard 2009 – Fortified Syrah
EdenVale Winery – NV Rosso Rubino
Plaisance Ranch – 2010 Ginet Rosé
Pyrenees Vineyard and Cellars –  2008 Reserve Syrah
Quady North 2009 – Cabernet Franc
RoxyAnn Winery – 2008 Tempranillo
Schultz Wines – 2010 Chardonnay
Spangler Vineyards 2006 – Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon
Spangler Vineyards 2009 – Petite Sirah The Terraces
Tesoaria Vineyard and Winery –  2009 Attila

Silver

Agate Ridge Vineyard – 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon
Agate Ridge Vineyard – 2010 Viognier
Agate Ridge Vineyard – 2008 Primitivo
Aurora Wines – 2006 Merlot
Aurora Wines – 2004 Merlot
Brandborg Vineyard – 2008 Pinot Noir – Ferris Wheel Vineyard
Brandborg Vineyard – 2010 Fleur de Lis
Brandborg Vineyard – 2009 Gewurztraminer
Cliff Creek Cellars – 2005 Syrah
Cranbrook Farm – 2007 Syrah
Crater Lake Cellars – 2009 Syrah: Packard Label
Cricket Hill Winery – 2007 Le Mystique
Daniel Joseph Cellars – 2008 Domaine Paradox
Daniel Joseph Cellars – 2008 Ellie
Del Rio Vineyards – 2009 Claret
Del Rio Vineyards – 2009 Viognier
Devitt Winery – 2005 Merlot
Donovan Wines – 2009 Grenache
Fly High Vineyard – 2009 Windsock White
Fiasco Winery / Jacksonville Vineyards – 2005 Claret
Fiasco Winery / Jacksonville Vineyards – 2005 Cabernet Sauvignon
Folin Cellars – 2009 Passive Aggressive – Tempranillo
Foris Vineyards Winery – 2010 Pinot Gris
Hellgate Cellars – 2009 Pinot Noir
Irvine Vineyards – 2009 Pinot Noir
J. Scott Cellars – 2009 Grenache
J. Scott Cellars – 2009 Petite Sirah
LaBrasseur Vineyard – 2010 Marli Joy
Ledger David Cellars – 2010 Sangiovese Rosé
Melrose Vineyards – 2007 Red Blend
Paschal Winery – 2009 Pinot Noir
Pebbestone Cellars – 2010 Pinot Gris
Pebbestone Cellars – 2010 Rosé of Syrah
Philanthropie Wine – 2010 Two by Two Sauvignon Blanc
Pyrenees Vineyard and Cellars – 2009 Riesling
Quady North 2010 Rosé
Quady North – 2008 4-2a Syrah
Quady North – 2010 Pistoleta
Red Lily Vineyards – 2007 Red Blanket Tempranillo
RoxyAnn Winery – 2008 Claret
RoxyAnn Winery – 2008 Syrah
Sarah Powell Wines – 2007 Pinot Noir
Schmidt Family Vineyards – 2008 Zinphony
Serra Vineyards – 2010 Chardonnay
Serra Vineyards – 2007 Syrah
Sienna Ridge – 2004 IceVine
Sienna Ridge – 2008 Pinot Gris
Sienna Ridge – 2008 Riesling
Silvan Ridge Winery – 2009 Viognier
Soloro Vineyard – 2007 Syrah
South Stage Cellars – 2008 Bliss
South Stage Cellars – 2009 Grenache
South Stage Cellars – 2008 Syrah
South Stage Cellars – 2009 Serendipity
Tesoaria Vineyard and Winery – 2009 Tempranillo
Trium – 2010 Viognier
Valley View Winery – 2008 Claret
Velocity Cellars – 2008 William Augustus
Velocity Cellars – 2008 Malbec
Windridge Vineyards – 2006 Pinot Noir – Bendock Estate
Wooldridge Creek Winery – 2005 Late Bottled Reserve Dessert Wine
Wooldridge Creek Winery – 2008 Tempranillo

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2010 Winners

This year showed unprecedented participation by the wineries of Southern Oregon, with 64 participating wineries and over 200 wines submitted for judging.

Judges

Joel Butler, MW
Patrick Farrell, MW
Bob Paulinski, MW
Patrick Comisky

2010 Medal Winners

BEST OF SHOW

Cliff Creek Cellars – 2008 Tribute
Daisy Creek – 2009 Triple Play
Quady North – 2008 Cabernet Franc

GOLD

Abacela Winery – 2008 Garnacha
Brandborg Vineyardv – 2007 Pinot Noir
Brandborg Vineyard – 2008 Riesling
Cliff Creek Cellars – 2008 Tribute
Crater Lake Cellars – 2009 Viognier
Daisy Creek – 2009 Triple Play
Del Rio Vineyards – 2008 Reserve Petite Sirah
Misty Oaks Vineyard – 2008 Viper Trail Malbec
Pebblestone Cellars – 2009 Viognier
Quady North – 2008 Cabernet Franc
RoxyAnn Winery – 2007 Tempranillo
Troon Vineyard – 2008 Zinfandel Reserve
Velocity Cellars – 2006 Malbec

SILVER

Abacela Winery – 2008 Dolcetto
Abacela Winery – 2009 Albarino
Agate Ridge Vineyard – 2007 Cabernet Sauvignon
Agate Ridge Vineyard – 2008 Grenache
Bridgeview Vineyards – 2009 Muscat
Bridgeview Vineyards – 2008 Blue Moon Pinot Noir
Bridgeview Vineyards – 2008 Black Beauty Tempranillo
Caprice Vineyards – 2006 Cabernet Sauvignon
Carpenter Hill – 2007 Petite Sirah
Carpenter Hill – 2006 Tango Red
Carpenter Hill – 2007 Tango Red
Cliff Creek Cellars – 2009 Marsanne Roussanne
Cranbrook Farm – 2006 Syrah
Crater Lake Cellars – 2008 Grenache
Crater Lake Cellars – 2008 Old World Blend
Crater Lake Cellars – 2008 Syrah
Cuckoo’s Nest Cellars – 2009 Aromatique
Cuckoo’s Nest Cellars – 2009 Pinot Gris
Daisy Creek – 2007 Syrah
Deer Creek Vineyards – 2007 Chardonnay
Del Rio Vineyards – 2009 Pinot Gris
Del Rio Vineyards – 2007 Syrah
Donovan – 2008 Mourvedre – Corner Vineyard
Eliana Wines – 2008 Bordeaux Blend
Foris Vineyards – 2008 Late Harvest Riesling
Hellgate Cellars – 2008 Gewürtztraminer
Hellgate Cellars – 2008 Pinot Blanc
J. Scott Cellars – 2008 Petite Sirah
Julianna Vineyards – 2009 Sauvignon Blanc/Semillon
Julianna Vineyards – 2009 Chenin Blanc
LaBrasseur Vineyard – 2009 Merlot
LaBrasseur Vineyard – 2009 Viognier
Madrone Mountain – 2005 Mundo Novo
Misty Oaks Vineyard – 2008 Jones Road Cabernet Franc
Misty Oaks Vineyard – 2009 Friendswood Gewürtztraminer
Misty Oaks Vineyard – 2008 Julio’s Hill Pinot Gris
Plaisance Ranch – 2008 Rouge Prestige (Papa Joe’s Private Stash)
Plaisance Ranch – 2008 Ranch Red
Plaisance Ranch – 2008 Syrah (Papa Joe’s Private Stash)
Plaisance Ranch – 2008 Tempranillo
Red Lily Vineyards – 2009 Lily Girl Tempranillo Rose
Red Lily Vineyards – 2005 Tempranillo
Rocky Knoll – 2007 Dunbar Red
Rosella”s Vineyard – 2008 Zinfandel
RoxyAnn Winery – 2007 Claret
RoxyAnn Winery – 2007 Merlot
RoxyAnn Winery – 2009 Roussanne
Schmidt Family Vineyards – 2008 Malbec
Schmidt Family Vineyards – 2008 Soulea
Schmidt Family Vineyards – 2008 Syrah
Schmidt Family Vineyards – 2008 Zinfandel
Silvan Ridge Winery – 2007 Cabernet Sauvignon
Silvan Ridge Winery – 2008 Viognier
Slagle Creek Vineyards – 2007 Claret
Slagle Creek Vineyards – 2007 Red Blend – Pini Vineyard
Slagle Creek Vineyards – 2007 Syrah
Soloro Vineyard – 2006 Seckel Hill Syrah
Spangler Vineyards – 2008 Dolcetto
Troon Vineyard – 2008 Insomnia Port
Valley View Winery – 2007 Late Harvest Sauvignon Blanc
Velocity Cellars – 2009 Velo Malbec Rose
Willamette Valley Vineyards – 2007 Cabernet Franc (Griffin Creek)