San Francisco International Wine Competition
Goose Watch Winery -- Best Rosé and Double Gold for its 2016 Cabernet Franc Rosé, Best Native American White and Double Gold for its 2016 Diamond, and Gold for its 2013 Lemberger. Click here for all results.
Osprey's Dominion Vineyards -- Best Cabernet Sauvignon for its 2013 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon.
Arbor Hill Grapery -- Best Fortified Wine for its Ambrosia and Best Traminette for its 2016 Traminette.
Coyote Moon Vineyards -- Best Sweet Fruit Wine for its 2015 Razzle Dazzle.
World Wine Championships
Drink Outside the Grape
Kaneb Orchards -- Best Cider for its Cranberry Crisp.
Dan Berger International Terroir Trophy
Coyote Moon Vineyards -- The Terroir Trophy recognizing the winery for producing exceptional wine in a region considered challenging for growing grapes.
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