Another Great Showing For The Livermore AVA At The 2013 SF Chronicle Wine Competition

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The results are in for the 2013 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition and the Livermore AVA has had another great showing.  Bryersantís would like to thank all of the wineries in the Livermore AVA for their diligence in creating world class wines and putting Livermore on the map as a wine region to be taken seriously.  Below is a listing of our Livermore AVA winners.  If we missed anyone please let us know and we will make sure they get added.

 

Sauvignon Blanc or Fume – $14.00 to $19.99 – 2013 Award Winners

 Silver

Darcie Kent            2011            Monterey County            Rava Black Jack            $15.00

 

Sauvignon Blanc or Fume – $20.00 & Over – 2013 Award Winners

 Gold

Crooked Vine Winery  2011            Livermore Valley            Del Arroyo, Fume Blanc            $23.00

Silver

Crooked Vine Winery  2011            Livermore Valley            Del Arroyo, Fume Blanc            $23.00

Occasio Winery            2011            Livermore Valley            Del Arroyo Vineyard            $25.00

 

Chardonnay – $10.00 to $14.99 – 2013 Award Winners

Gold

Wente Vineyards            2011            Livermore Valley                        $14.99

 

Chardonnay – $15.00 to $19.99 – 2013 Award Winners

 Silver

Concannon            2010            Livermore Valley            Conservancy            $15.00

Mitchell Katz Winery            2011            Livermore Valley            Shadow Hills Vineyard            $16.00

Wente Vineyards            2011            Arroyo Seco            Riva Ranch            $19.99

 

Chardonnay – $20.00 to $24.99 – 2013 Award Winners

 Silver

Retzlaff Estate Winery            2009            Livermore Valley            Retzlaff Estate            $20.00

Stony Ridge Winery            2011                                     $20.00

Wente Vineyards            2011            Livermore Valley            Small Lot Eric’s            $24.89

Bronze

Concannon            2011            Livermore Valley            Reserve            $20.00

Crooked Vine Winery            2011            Livermore Valley            Del Arroyo            $24.00

 

Chardonnay – $25.00 to $29.99 – 2013 Award Winners

Silver

Nottingham Cellars            2011            Livermore Valley            Fraser-Howard Vineyard            $28.00

Bronze

Occasio Winery            2011            Livermore Valley            Del Arroyo Vineyard            $28.00

 

Chardonnay – $30.00 to $34.99 – 2013 Award Winners

Silver

Auburn James            2010            Calistoga – Napa Valley            Bella Vista            $32.00

 

Riesling – RS<1.49 – 2013 Award Winners

 Bronze

Wente Vineyards            2011            Arroyo Seco            Riverbank            $12.99

 

Viognier – Up to $19.99 – 2013 Award Winners

Silver

Thomas Coyne Winery            2011            California                        $18.00

 

Viognier – $20.00 & Over – 2013 Award Winners

Silver

Crooked Vine Winery            2011            Livermore Valley            Del Arroyo            $24.00

Nottingham Cellars            2011            Arroyo Seco                        $20.00

 

Pinot Gris/Pinot Grigio – $15.00 & Over – 2013 Award Winners

Bronze

Fenestra Winery            2011            Livermore Valley                        Pinot Gris            $18.00

 

Gruner Veltliner – 2013 Award Winners 

Gold

Darcie Kent            2011            Monterey            Rava Black Jack            $15.00

 

White Blends up to $14.99 – 2013 Award Winners

Bronze

Tamas Estates            2010            Livermore Valley                        Sorrento            $13.60

 

White Blends Over $15.00 – 2013 Award Winners

Silver

Concannon            2010            Livermore Valley            Reserve            Assemblage Blanc            $18.00

Murrietas Well            2011            Livermore Valley                        The Whip            $18.99

 

Pinot Noir – up to $19.99 – 2013 Award Winners

Gold

Darcie Kent            2011            Monterey County            Rava Black Jack            $15.00

 

Pinot Noir – $20.00 to $24.99 – 2013 Award Winners

Silver

Wente Vineyards            2009            Arroyo Seco            Reliz Creek            $24.99

 

Pinot Noir – $30.00 to $34.99 – 2013 Award Winners

Double Gold

Crooked Vine Winery            2010            Livermore Valley            Del Arroyo            $30.00

 

Pinot Noir – $35.00 to $39.99 – 2013 Award Winners

Silver

La Rochelle Winery            2009            Santa Lucia Highlands                        $38.00

 

Pinot Noir – $40.00 to $49.99 – 2013 Award Winners

Double Gold

La Rochelle Winery            2009            Santa Lucia Highlands   Sleepy Hollow Vineyard            $48.00

Silver

En Garde Winery            2009            Russian River Valley                        $48.00

 

Pinot Noir – $50.00 & Over – 2013 Award Winners

Gold

En Garde Winery            2009            Russian River Valley            Reserve            $58.00

Silver

La Rochelle Winery            2009            Carneros            Donum Estate Vineyard            $75.00

 

Zinfandel – $25.00 to $29.99 – 2013 Award Winners

 Gold

Bent Creek Wines            2010            Livermore Valley                        $25.00

Silver

3 Steves Winery            2010            Dry Creek Valley                        $26.00

Stony Ridge Winery            2010                                     $25.00

 

Bronze

Rios-Lovell  Estate Winery            2007            Livermore Valley                        $29.00

 

Zinfandel – $35.00 to $39.99 – 2013 Award Winners 

Gold

Occasio Winery            2010            Livermore Valley            Del Arroyo Vineyard            $35.00

 

Sangiovese – 2013 Award Winners

Bronze

Rodrigue Molyneaux   2009           Livermore Valley            Estate                       $28.00

 

BronzeNebbiolo – 2013 Award Winners

Tamas Estates            2009            Livermore Valley                        $23.99

 

Syrah/Shiraz- $20.00 to $24.99 – 2013 Award Winners

 Gold

Bent Creek Wines            2010            Livermore Valley                        $20.00

Silver

Fenestra Winery            2008            Livermore Valley            Estate            $23.00

 

Syrah/Shiraz – $25.00 to $29.99 – 2013 Award Winners

 Silver

Concannon            2009            Livermore Valley            Reserve            $25.00

Stony Ridge Winery            2009                                     $25.00

Bronze

Cuda Ridge Wines            2010            Livermore Valley                        $28.00

 

Petite Sirah – Up to $19.99 – 2013 Award Winners

 Double Gold

Darcie Kent            2010            Livermore Valley            Madden Ranch            $15.00

 

Petite Sirah – $20.00 & Over – 2013 Award Winners

 Double Gold

Bent Creek Wines            2010            Livermore Valley                        $25.00

Gold

Concannon            2008            Livermore Valley            Reserve-Polo Field            $35.00

Silver

Charles R Vineyards            2008            Livermore Valley            Casa de Vinus            $28.00

Crooked Vine Winery            2009            Livermore Valley            Del Arroyo            $34.00

Fenestra Winery            2010            Livermore Valley            Ghielmetti Vineyard            $32.00

Mitchell Katz Winery            2010            Livermore Valley            Falling Star Vineyard            $26.00

Mitchell Katz Winery            2009            Livermore Valley            Falling Star Vineyard            $24.00

Nottingham Cellars            2010            Livermore Valley            Casa De Vinas            $36.00

Bronze

Concannon            2009            Livermore Valley            Reserve-Captain Joe’s            $36.00

Concannon            2008            Livermore Valley            Reserve            $40.00

Concannon            2007            Livermore Valley            Heritage            $60.00

Occasio Winery            2010            Livermore Valley            Del Arroyo Vineyard            $34.00

 

Grenache – 2013 Award Winners

 Silver

Fenestra Winery            2010            Livermore Valley            Estate            $27.00

Bronze

Thomas Coyne Winery            2007            Livermore Valley                        $18.00

 

Rhone Blends – 2013 Award Winners

 Double Gold

Nottingham Cellars            2010            Livermore Valley                        Awakening            $36.00

Silver

Longevity Wines            2009            California                        Debru-vee’            $38.00

 

Merlot – $10.00 to $ 14.99 – 2013 Award Winners

 Gold

Wente Vineyards            2010            Livermore Valley                        $14.99

 

Merlot- $15.00 to $19.99 – 2013 Award Winners

 Gold

Darcie Kent            2010            Livermore Valley            Picazo            $18.00

Bronze

Concannon            2009            Livermore Valley            Conservancy            $15.00

 

Merlot – $20.00 to $24.99 – 2013 Award Winners

 Gold

Mitchell Katz Winery            2010            Livermore Valley            Falling Star Vineyard            Merlot            $21.00

 

Merlot – $25.00 to $29.99 – 2013 Award Winners

 Silver

Concannon            2009            Livermore Valley            Reserve            $25.00

Cuda Ridge Wines            2010            Livermore Valley                        $25.00

 

Merlot- $30.00 to $39.99 – 2013 Award Winners

 Gold

Occasio Winery            2010            Livermore Valley            Thatcher Bay Vineyard            $34.00

Bronze

Occasio Winery            2009            Livermore Valley            Thatcher Bay Vineyard            $34.00

 

Merlot – $40.00 & Over – 2013 Award Winners

Bronze

Nottingham Cellars            2010            Livermore Valley            Tkiska Crane Ridge            $40.00

 

Cabernet Sauvignon – up to $14.99 – 2013 Award Winners

 Bronze

Wente Vineyards            2010            Livermore Valley                        $14.99

 

Cabernet Sauvignon – $15.00 to $19.99 – 2013 Award Winners

 Gold

Concannon            2010            Livermore Valley            Conservancy            $15.00

Silver

Darcie Kent            2010            Livermore Valley            Madden Ranch            $15.00

 

Cabernet Sauvignon – $20.00 to $24.99 – 2013 Award Winners

 Gold

Harris Tesla            2009            Livermore Valley            Harris Telsa            $24.00

Silver

Harris Tesla            2008            Livermore Valley            Harris Tesla            $24.00

Harris Tesla            2007            Livermore Valley            Harris Tesla            $24.01

Wente Vineyards            2010            Livermore Valley            Charles Wetmore            $24.99

 

Cabernet Sauvignon – $25.00 to $29.99 – 2013 Award Winners

 Double Gold

Bent Creek Wines            2010            Livermore Valley                        $25.00

Gold

Stony Ridge Winery            2009                                     $26.00

Tate Dog            2009            Livermore Valley            Wisner            $25.00

 

Silver

3 Steves Winery            2008            Livermore Valley                        $25.00

Charles R Vineyards            2008            Livermore Valley            Casa de Vinus            $26.00

Charles R Vineyards            2008            Livermore Valley            Casa de Vinus            $26.00

Bronze

Concannon            2009            Livermore Valley            Reserve            $25.00

 

Cabernet Sauvignon – $30.00 to $34.99 – 2013 Award Winners

 Silver

Crooked Vine Winery            2009            Livermore Valley            Del Arroyo            $32.00

Cuda Ridge Wines            2010            Livermore Valley                        $34.00

 

Cabernet Sauvignon – $35.00 to $39.99 – 2013 Award Winners

 Gold

Concannon            2008            Livermore Valley            Reserve-Mother Vine            $35.00

Silver

McGrail Vineyards & Winery            2009            Livermore Valley            Reserve            $39.99

Nottingham Cellars            2010            Livermore Valley                        $36.00

Bronze

Occasio Winery            2010            Livermore Valley                        $39.00

 

Cabernet Sauvignon – $40.00 to $49.99 – 2013 Award Winners

 Silver

Rodrigue Molyneaux          2009            Livermore Valley            Reserve Estate                   $45.00

Bronze

Nottingham Cellars            2009            Livermore Valley            Micro Lot Reserve            $48.00


BronzeCabernet Sauvignon – $50.00 to $59.99 – 2013 Award Winners

Nottingham Cellars            2009            Livermore Valley            Casa De Vinas            $52.00

 

Cabernet Sauvignon – $60.00 & Over – 2013 Award Winners

 Best of Class

The Steven Kent Winery            2009            Livermore Valley   Smith Ranch Vineyard            $65.00

Silver

En Garde Winery            2008 Diamond Mountain District – Napa Valley            $68.00

En Garde Winery            2008 Diamond Mountain District – Napa Valley Reserve            $88.00

The Steven Kent Winery            2009            Livermore Valley            Folkendt Vineyard            $65.00

Bronze

Auburn James            2009            Calistoga-Napa Valley            BellaVista Block #2            $75.00

Auburn James            2009            Calistoga-Napa Valley            BellaVista Block #14            $75.00

Concannon            2009            Livermore Valley            Heritage            $60.00

 

Cabernet Franc – 2013 Award Winners

 Gold

Wente Vineyards            2010            Livermore Valley            Small Lot            $39.99

Silver

Cuda Ridge Wines            2010            Livermore Valley                        $29.00

Bronze

Bent Creek Wines            2010            Livermore Valley                        $24.00

 

Petit Verdot – 2013 Award Winners

 Silver

Crooked Vine Winery            2010            Livermore Valley            Del Arroyo            $30.00

Cuda Ridge Wines            2010            Livermore Valley                        $34.00

Fenestra Winery            2009            Livermore Valley            Ghielmetti Vineyard            $33.00

Longevity Wines            2009                                     $29.00

Bronze

The Steven Kent Winery            2009            Livermore Valley            Ghieimetti Vineyard            $50.00

Thomas Coyne Winery            2010            Lodi                        $20.00

 

Malbec – 2013 Award Winners

 Silver

Auburn James            2009            Napa Valley            laCerezas            $50.00

Nottingham Cellars            2010            Livermore Valley            Aguirre Vineyard            $38.00

 

Bordeaux Blends – $20.00 to $29.99 – 2013 Award Winners

 Silver

Thomas Coyne Winery            2010            California  Confluence  Bordeaux Blend            $20.00

 

Bordeaux Blends – $30.00 to $39.99 – 2013 Award Winners

 Gold

Retzlaff Estate Winery 2005  Livermore Valley Retzlaff Estate Bordeaux Blend $39.00

Silver

Crooked Vine Winery 2010 Livermore Valley Del Arroyo Moxie $32.00

 

Bordeaux Blends – $40.00 to $49.99 – 2013 Award Winners

 Double Gold

Fenestra Winery 2009 Livermore Valley Conjugation $42.00

Gold

Nottingham Cellars 2009 Livermore Valley Supremacy $45.00

Silver

Longevity Wines 2009 California Philosophy $42.00

 

Bordeaux Blends – $50.00 & Over – 2013 Award Winners

 Silver

Auburn James 2008 Napa Valley Artist Series Meritage $85.00

En Garde Winery 2009 Napa Valley Diamond Mountain District Adamus $78.00

 

All Other Red Varietals – 2013 Award Winners

 Gold

Fenestra Winery 2010 Lodi Graciano $28.00

Fenestra Winery 2009 Lodi Silvaspoons Vineyard Touriga $23.00

 

All Red Blends – Up to $14.99 – 2013 Award Winners

 Silver

Fenestra Winery NV California True Red, Lot 27 $12.95

 

All Red Blends – $15.00 – $24.99 – 2013 Award Winners

 Gold

Murrietas Well 2010 Livermore Valley The Spur $24.99

Stony Ridge Winery 2009   Trifecta $24.00

Silver

Concannon 2010 Livermore Valley Reserve Assemblage Red $20.00

Concannon 2010 Livermore Valley Reserve Stampmaker’s Red $20.00

Bronze

Concannon 2010 Livermore Valley Conservancy Crimson & Clover $15.00

 

All Red Blends – $25.00 – $34.99 – 2013 Award Winners

Bronze

Bent Creek Wines 2010 Livermore Valley Red on Red $25.00

 

Port – 2013 Award Winners

 Double Gold

Rios-Lovell  Estate Winery NV Livermore Valley Cab/Merlot Port $24.00

Gold

En Garde Winery NV   Magdalena $38.00

Mitchell Katz Winery 2010 Livermore Valley Falling Star Vineyard Petite Sirah Port $28.00

Mitchell Katz Winery 2005 Livermore Valley Falling Star Vineyard Tawny Port $30.00

Silver

Fenestra Winery NV California Tawny Port $35.00

Mitchell Katz Winery 2010 Livermore Valley Liquid Love Zinfandel Port $24.00

Rios-Lovell  Estate Winery NV Livermore Valley Sangiovese Port $24.00

Rios-Lovell  Estate Winery NV Livermore Valley Zinfandel Port $24.00

 

Other Fortified Wines – 2013 Award Winners

Bronze

Eagle Ridge Vineyard 2011 Livermore Valley Eagle Ridge Vineyard MadCait $27.00

Longevity Wines 2010 Lodi Zinfandel Dessert Wine $24.00

 

Go to winejudging.com for a full listing of all the winners from the San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition

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