Wineries of the Livermore AVA Shine at the 2012 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition

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The results for the 2012 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition are in.  This is the largest competition of American wines in the world and our Livermore wineries did not disappoint.  Check out the results for our Livermore AVA wineries below:

Winery Category Year AVA Designation Varietal Price Award
3 Steves Winery 212 A – Chardonnay – $15.00 to $19.99 2009 Livermore Valley Chardonnay 18 Bronze
3 Steves Winery 411 – Zinfandel – $20.00 to $24.99 2009 Cienega Valley Zinfandel 23 Silver
3 Steves Winery 453 – Cabernet Sauvignon – $25.00 to $29.99 2008 Livermore Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 25 Bronze
Auburn James 458 – Cabernet Sauvignon – $60.00 & Over 2008 Napa Valley Bella Vista Blk 4 Cabernet Sauvignon 75 Bronze
Auburn James 497A – All Other Red Varietals/Blnds -$20.00 & Ove 2009 San Francisco Bay Cottrill Vineyard Diablo Rosso 60 Bronze
Bent Creek Wines 411 – Zinfandel – $20.00 to $24.99 2009 Livermore Valley Zinfandel 24 Bronze
Bent Creek Wines 432 – Syrah/Shiraz – $25.00 to $29.99 2009 Livermore Valley Syrah 25 Bronze
Bent Creek Wines 436 A – Petite Sirah – $20.00 & Over 2009 Livermore Valley Petite Sirah 25 Silver
Bent Creek Wines 453 – Cabernet Sauvignon – $25.00 to $29.99 2009 Livermore Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 25 Best of Class
Bent Creek Wines 497B – All Other Red Varietals/Blnds -$20.00 & Ove 2009 Livermore Valley Red on Red 25 Silver
Bent Creek Wines 804 – Port 2009 Livermore Valley Zinfandel Port 23 Double Gold
Charles R Vineyards 213 B – Chardonnay – $20.00 to $24.99 2010 Livermore Valley Sur Lie Chardonnay 20 Silver
Charles R Vineyards 412 B – Zinfandel – $25.00 to $29.99 2009 Livermore Valley Zinfandel 28 Gold
Charles R Vineyards 431 – Syrah/Shiraz- $20.00 to $24.99 2008 Livermore Valley Syrah 23 Silver
Charles R Vineyards 436 A – Petite Sirah – $20.00 & Over 2008 Livermore Valley Casa de Vinus Petite Sirah 28 Bronze
Concannon Vineyard 202 – Sauvignon Blanc or Fume – $20.00 & Over 2010 Monterey County Reserve Sauvignon Blanc 20 Gold
Concannon Vineyard 210 – Chardonnay – up to $9.99 2010 Central Coast Selected Vineyards Chardonnay 9.99 Bronze
Concannon Vineyard 211 A – Chardonnay – $10.00 to $14.99 2010 Livermore Valley Conservancy Chardonnay 14 Silver
Concannon Vineyard 213 A – Chardonnay – $20.00 to $24.99 2010 Livermore Valley Reserve Chardonnay 20 Gold
Concannon Vineyard 250 – Pinot Gris/Pinot Grigio – Up to $14.99 2010 Central Coast Selected Vineyards Pinot Grigio 9.99 Silver
Concannon Vineyard 400 – Pinot Noir – up to $19.99 2010 Central Coast Selected Vineyards Pinot Noir 9.99 Silver
Concannon Vineyard 431 – Syrah/Shiraz- $20.00 to $24.99 2009 Livermore Valley Reserve Syrah 24.99 Gold
Concannon Vineyard 435 – Petite Sirah – Up to $19.99 2009 Central Coast Selected Vineyards Petite Sirah 9.99 Silver
Concannon Vineyard 435 – Petite Sirah – Up to $19.99 2008 Livermore Valley Conservancy Petite Sirah 14 Silver
Concannon Vineyard 436 A – Petite Sirah – $20.00 & Over 2008 Livermore Valley Captain Joe’s Reserve Petite Sirah 30 Gold
Concannon Vineyard 436 A – Petite Sirah – $20.00 & Over 2007 Livermore Valley Heritage Petite Sirah 60 Silver
Concannon Vineyard 436 A – Petite Sirah – $20.00 & Over 2008 Livermore Valley Nina’s Cuvee Reserve Petite Sirah 30 Bronze
Concannon Vineyard 436 A – Petite Sirah – $20.00 & Over 2008 Livermore Valley Reserve Petite Sirah 38 Bronze
Concannon Vineyard 440 – Merlot- up to $9.99 2010 Central Coast Selected Vineyards Merlot 9.99 Silver
Concannon Vineyard 441 – Merlot- $10.00 to $ 14.99 2008 Livermore Valley Conservancy Merlot 14 Silver
Concannon Vineyard 450 A – Cabernet Sauvignon – up to $14.99 2010 Central Coast Selected Vineayrds Cabernet Sauvignon 9.99 Silver
Concannon Vineyard 450 A – Cabernet Sauvignon – up to $14.99 2009 Livermore Valley Conservancy Cabernet Sauvignon 14 Silver
Concannon Vineyard 458 – Cabernet Sauvignon – $60.00 & Over 2007 Livermore Valley Heritage Cabernet Sauvignon 60 Bronze
Concannon Vineyard 496A – All Other Red Varietals/Blds -up to $19.99 2009 Livermore Valley Crimson & Clover Conserva Red Blend 14 Silver
Crooked Vine Winery 202 – Sauvignon Blanc or Fume – $20.00 & Over 2010 Livermore Valley Del Arroyo Vineyards Fume Blanc 23 Silver
Crooked Vine Winery 213 A – Chardonnay – $20.00 to $24.99 2010 Livermore Valley Del Arroyo Vineyards Chardonnay 24 Bronze
Crooked Vine Winery 436 A – Petite Sirah – $20.00 & Over 2008 Livermore Valley Del Arroyo Vineyards Petite Sirah 34 Silver
Crooked Vine Winery 465 – Cabernet Franc 2009 Livermore Valley Del Arroyo Vineyards Cabernet Franc 31 Bronze
Crooked Vine Winery 466 – Petit Verdot 2009 Livermore Valley Del Arroyo Vineyards Petit Verdot 30 Bronze
Crooked Vine Winery 472 – Bordeaux Blends – $30.00 to $39.99 2009 Livermore Valley Del Arroyo Vineyards Moxie 32 Gold
Cuda Ridge Wines 443 – Merlot- $20.00 to $24.99 2009 Livermore Valley Merlot 23 Best of Class
Cuda Ridge Wines 454 – Cabernet Sauvignon – $30.00 to $34.99 2009 Livermore Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 32 Silver
Cuda Ridge Wines 466 – Petit Verdot 2009 Livermore Valley Petit Verdot 32 Bronze
Darcie Kent Vineyard 201 A – Sauvignon Blanc or Fume-$14.00 to $19.99 2010 Monterey Rava Black Jack Sauvignon Blanc 18 Gold
Darcie Kent Vineyard 213 A – Chardonnay – $20.00 to $24.99 2010 Monterey County West Pinnacles Chardonnay 24 Bronze
Darcie Kent Vineyard 215 – Chardonnay – $30.00 to $34.99 2010 Livermore Valley De Mayo Chardonnay 30 Double Gold
Darcie Kent Vineyard 280 A – All Other White Varietals and Blends 2010 Monterey County West Pinnacles Gruner Veltliner 18 Bronze
Darcie Kent Vineyard 400 – Pinot Noir – up to $19.99 2009 Monterey Rava Blackjack Pinot Noir 18 Silver
Darcie Kent Vineyard 413 – Zinfandel – $30.00 to $34.99 2008 Livermore Valley De Mayo Zinfandel 30 Silver
Darcie Kent Vineyard 436 A – Petite Sirah – $20.00 & Over 2008 Livermore Valley Madden Ranch Petite Sirah 24 Bronze
Eagle Ridge Vineyard 251 – Pinot Gris/Pinot Grigio – $15.00 & Over 2010 Livermore Valley Pinot Grigio 20 Bronze
Eagle Ridge Vineyard 804 – Port 2005 Livermore Valley Madlyn 25 Silver
En Garde Winery 405 B – Pinot Noir – $40.00 to $49.99 2008 Russian River Valley Reserve Pinot Noir 48 Silver
En Garde Winery 458 – Cabernet Sauvignon – $60.00 & Over 2007 Diamond Mountain District – Napa Valley Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 88 Bronze
En Garde Winery 458 – Cabernet Sauvignon – $60.00 & Over 2007 Diamond Mountain District – Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 68 Gold
En Garde Winery 465 – Cabernet Franc 2009 Diamond Mountain District – Napa Valley Cabernet Franc 58 Bronze
Fenestra Winery 212 B – Chardonnay – $15.00 to $19.99 2010 Livermore Valley Chardonnay 18 Silver
Fenestra Winery 251 – Pinot Gris/Pinot Grigio – $15.00 & Over 2010 Livermore Valley Pinot Gris 17 Bronze
Fenestra Winery 280 A – All Other White Varietals and Blends 2010 Lodi Silvaspoons Vineyard Verdehlo 15 Gold
Fenestra Winery 280 B – All Other White Varietals and Blends 2010 Livermore Valley Semonnay 16 Silver
Fenestra Winery 300 – Dry Rose – RS<1% 2010 Livermore Valley Estate Dry Rose 14.5 Bronze
Fenestra Winery 411 – Zinfandel – $20.00 to $24.99 2008 Livermore Valley Zinfandel 22 Silver
Fenestra Winery 431 – Syrah/Shiraz- $20.00 to $24.99 2007 Livermore Valley Estate Syrah 20 Gold
Fenestra Winery 436 B – Petite Sirah – $20.00 & Over 2008 Livermore Valley Ghielmetti Vineyard Petite Sirah 27 Silver
Fenestra Winery 439 – Rhone Other Varietals and Blends-over $20.00 2008 Livermore Valley Estate Mourvedre 25 Bronze
Fenestra Winery 442 – Merlot- $15.00 to $19.99 2007 Livermore Valley Thatcher Bay Vineyard Merlot 19 Double Gold
Fenestra Winery 452 – Cabernet Sauvignon – $20.00 to $24.99 2007 Livermore Valley Thatcher Bay Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 24 Gold
Fenestra Winery 465 – Cabernet Franc 2008 Livermore Valley Ghielmetti Vineyard Cabernet Franc 27 Bronze
Fenestra Winery 466 – Petit Verdot 2008 Livermore Valley Ghielmetti Vineyard Petit Verdot 33 Silver
Fenestra Winery 473 – Bordeaux Blends – $40.00 to $49.99 2007 Livermore Valley Conjugation 42 Silver
Fenestra Winery 495 – Tempranillo 2009 Lodi Silvaspoons Vineyard Tempranillo 23 Bronze
Fenestra Winery 495 – Tempranillo 2008 Livermore Valley Tempranillo 36 Silver
Fenestra Winery 497A – All Other Red Varietals/Blnds -$20.00 & Ove 2009 Lodi Graciano 25 Silver
Harris Tesla 452 – Cabernet Sauvignon – $20.00 to $24.99 2006 Livermore Valley Harris Telsa Cabernet Sauvignon 24 Bronze
Harris Tesla 452 – Cabernet Sauvignon – $20.00 to $24.99 2007 Livermore Valley Harris Tesla Cabernet Sauvignon 24 Silver
Las Positas Vineyards 426 – Barbera 2008 Livermore Valley Barbera 40 Bronze
Las Positas Vineyards 436 B – Petite Sirah – $20.00 & Over 2007 Livermore Valley Casa de Vinas Covarrubias Petite Sirah 32 Bronze
Las Positas Vineyards 455 – Cabernet Sauvignon – $35.00 to $39.99 2008 Livermore Valley Casa de Vinas Covarrubias Cabernet Sauvignon 35 Bronze
Las Positas Vineyards 800 – White Dessert RS>4.0 2010 Livermore Valley Orange Muscat 18 Silver
Longevity 453 – Cabernet Sauvignon – $25.00 to $29.99 2009 Livermore Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 29 Bronze
Longevity 495 – Tempranillo 2009 Livermore Valley Tempranillo 26 Silver
McGrail Vineyards & Winery 215 – Chardonnay – $30.00 to $34.99 2009 Livermore Valley Chardonnay 30 Silver
McGrail Vineyards & Winery 455 – Cabernet Sauvignon – $35.00 to $39.99 2008 Livermore Valley Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 36 Red Sweepstake
Mitchell Katz Winery 210 – Chardonnay – up to $9.99 2010 Livermore Valley Shadow Hills Chardonnay 9.99 Silver
Mitchell Katz Winery 250 – Pinot Gris/Pinot Grigio – Up to $14.99 2010 Livermore Valley Buttner Ranch Pinot Gris 9.99 Silver
Mitchell Katz Winery 411 – Zinfandel – $20.00 to $24.99 2009 Livermore Valley Homegrown Zinfandel 24 Bronze
Mitchell Katz Winery 425 – Sangiovese 2009 Livermore Valley Crackerbox Sangiovese 30 Silver
Mitchell Katz Winery 431 – Syrah/Shiraz- $20.00 to $24.99 2009 Livermore Valley Abboud Acres Shiraz 24 Gold
Mitchell Katz Winery 431 – Syrah/Shiraz- $20.00 to $24.99 2009 Livermore Valley Clarks Corner Syrah 24 Silver
Mitchell Katz Winery 436 A – Petite Sirah – $20.00 & Over 2008 Livermore Valley Falling Star Petite Sirah 24 Silver
Mitchell Katz Winery 436 B – Petite Sirah – $20.00 & Over 2009 Livermore Valley Clarks Corner Petite Sirah 24 Silver
Murrieta’s Well 205 – Bordeaux Other Varietals & Blds-up to $19.99 2010 Livermore Valley Los Tesors De Joaquin Semillon Chardonnay 24 Bronze
Murrieta’s Well 466 – Petit Verdot 2008 Livermore Valley Los Tesoros De Joaquin Petit Verdot 25 Silver
Murrieta’s Well 471 – Bordeaux Blends – $20.00 to $29.99 2009 Livermore Valley The Spur Red Blend 24.99 Silver
Murrieta’s Well 497B – All Other Red Varietals/Blnds -$20.00 & Ove 2009 Livermore Valley Zarzuela 30 Bronze
Nottingham Cellars 214 B – Chardonnay – $25.00 to $29.99 2010 Livermore Valley Del Arroyo Vineyard Chardonnay 28 Silver
Nottingham Cellars 454 – Cabernet Sauvignon – $30.00 to $34.99 2009 Livermore Valley Varietal Expressions Cabernet Sauvignon 32 Silver
Page Mill Winery 100 – Dry 2008 Dry Creek Valley Richlor Vnyd Chardonnay Blanc de Blancs 75 Bronze
Page Mill Winery 201 B – Sauvignon Blanc or Fume-$14.00 to $19.99 2011 Livermore Valley Ghielmetti Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc 18 Gold
Page Mill Winery 212 A – Chardonnay – $15.00 to $19.99 2010 Livermore Valley Chandler Vineyard Chardonnay 18 Bronze
Page Mill Winery 300 – Dry Rose – RS<1% 2010 California Angela’s Cuvee 18 Silver
Page Mill Winery 411 – Zinfandel – $20.00 to $24.99 2008 Lodi Spenker Vineyard Zinfandel 22 Bronze
Page Mill Winery 452 – Cabernet Sauvignon – $20.00 to $24.99 2008 Livermore Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 24 Silver
Red Feather Winery 452 – Cabernet Sauvignon – $20.00 to $24.99 2009 Livermore Valley Red Feather Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 24.99 Silver
Retzlaff Estate Winery 213 B – Chardonnay – $20.00 to $24.99 2009 Livermore Valley Retzlaff Estate Chardonnay 20 Bronze
Retzlaff Estate Winery 444 – Merlot – $25.00 to $29.99 2006 Livermore Valley Retzlaff Estate Merlot 27 Bronze
Retzlaff Estate Winery 472 – Bordeaux Blends – $30.00 to $39.99 2005 Livermore Valley Retzlaff Estate Cab/Merlot 37 Bronze
Rigg Estate Vineyards 458 – Cabernet Sauvignon – $60.00 & Over 2006 Livermore Valley Rigg Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 65 Bronze
Rios-Lovell Estate Winery 431 – Syrah/Shiraz- $20.00 to $24.99 2007 Livermore Valley Rios Lovell Estate Syrah 22 Bronze
Rios-Lovell Estate Winery 471 – Bordeaux Blends – $20.00 to $29.99 2005 Livermore Valley Rios Lovell Estate Cab/Merlot 22 Silver
Rios-Lovell Estate Winery 804 – Port NV Livermore Valley Rios Lovell Estate Zinfandel Syrah Port 24 Double Gold
Rios-Lovell Estate Winery 804 – Port NV Livermore Valley Rios Lovell Estate Cabernet Franc Port 24 Silver
Rios-Lovell Estate Winery 804 – Port NV Livermore Valley Rios Lovell Estate Mourvedre Barbera Port 24 Silver
Rios-Lovell Estate Winery 804 – Port NV Livermore Valley Rios Lovell Estate Petite Sirah Port 24 Silver
Rios-Lovell Estate Winery 804 – Port NV Livermore Valley Rios Lovell Estate Syrah Port 24 Silver
Ruby Hill Winery 213 A – Chardonnay – $20.00 to $24.99 2009 Livermore Valley Reserve Chardonnay 20 Bronze
Ruby Hill Winery 412 B – Zinfandel – $25.00 to $29.99 2009 Livermore Valley Peacock Patch Est Reserve Zinfandel 25 Gold
Ruby Hill Winery 496B – All Other Red Varietals/Blds -up to $19.99 2009 Livermore Valley Grapeful Red Red Blend 15 Bronze
Stony Ridge Winery 110 – Semi-Dry NV Livermore Valley Del Arroyo Vineyards Sparkling Malvasia Bianca 19 Bronze
Stony Ridge Winery 213 A – Chardonnay – $20.00 to $24.99 2010 Livermore Valley Del Arroyo Vineyards Chardonnay 20 Silver
Stony Ridge Winery 412 B – Zinfandel – $25.00 to $29.99 2009 Livermore Valley Del Arroyo Vineyards Zinfandel 25 Bronze
Stony Ridge Winery 497B – All Other Red Varietals/Blnds -$20.00 & Ove 2008 Livermore Valley Del Arroyo Vineyards Trifecta 25 Silver
Tamas Estates 250 – Pinot Gris/Pinot Grigio – Up to $14.99 2010 Central Coast Pinot Grigio 12.99 Silver
Tamas Estates 410 B – Zinfandel – up to $19.99 2009 Central Coast Zinfandel 12.99 Silver
Tamas Estates 425 – Sangiovese 2009 SF Bay/Livermore Vly Sangiovese Riserva 21.99 Gold
Tamas Estates 496B – All Other Red Varietals/Blds -up to $19.99 2009 Central Coast Double Decker Red Blend 12.99 Double Gold
TateDog Wines 212 A – Chardonnay – $15.00 to $19.99 2009 Livermore Valley Wisner Chardonnay 18 Gold
TateDog Wines 214 A – Chardonnay – $25.00 to $29.99 2009 Livermore Valley Wisner Wanless Chardonnay 25 Silver
TateDog Wines 452 – Cabernet Sauvignon – $20.00 to $24.99 2007 Livermore Valley Wisner Cabernet Sauvignon 22 Gold
The Steven Kent Winery 206 – Bordeaux – $20.00 & over 2010 Livermore Valley Ghielmetti Vineyard Lola 20 Silver
The Steven Kent Winery 456 – Cabernet Sauvignon – $40.00 to $49.99 2008 Livermore Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 45 Silver
Wente Vineyards 215 – Chardonnay – $30.00 to $34.99 2010 Arroyo Seco Riva Ranch Chardonnay 19.99 Silver
Wente Vineyards 230 – Riesling – RS<1.49 2009 Livermore Valley Riverbank Riesling 12.99 Bronze
Wente Vineyards 402 – Pinot Noir – $25.00 to $29.99 2008 Arroyo Seco Reliz Creek Pinot Noir 24.99 Bronze
Wente Vineyards 434 – Syrah/Shiraz – $40.00 & over 2009 Livermore Valley The Nth Degree Syrah 49.99 Best of Class
Wente Vineyards 441 – Merlot- $10.00 to $ 14.99 2009 Livermore Valley Sandstone Merlot 14.99 Gold
Wente Vineyards 446 – Merlot – $40.00 & Over 2007 Livermore Valley Nth Degree Merlot 54.99 Gold
Wente Vineyards 452 – Cabernet Sauvignon – $20.00 to $24.99 2009 Livermore Valley Charles Wetmore Cabernet Sauvignon 24.99 Silver
Wente Vineyards 458 – Cabernet Sauvignon – $60.00 & Over 2009 Livermore Valley Nth Degree Cabernet Sauvignon 64.99 Silver
Wente Vineyards 465 – Cabernet Franc 2009 Livermore Valley Small Lot Cabernet Franc 34.99 Silver
Wood Family Vineyards 213 B – Chardonnay – $20.00 to $24.99 2010 Livermore Valley Para Mas Amigas Chardonnay 22 Silver
Wood Family Vineyards 412 B – Zinfandel – $25.00 to $29.99 2009 Livermore Valley Hansen Ranch Zinfandel 26 Bronze
Wood Family Vineyards 412 B – Zinfandel – $25.00 to $29.99 2009 Livermore Valley Muy Bueno Zinfandel 28 Gold
Wood Family Vineyards 431 – Syrah/Shiraz- $20.00 to $24.99 2008 Livermore Valley Maden Ranch Syrah 24 Silver

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