Awards Archive: 2013

2013 BC Wine Institute Members' BC VQA Wine Awards

BC VQA wines are entered in many competitions around the world each year and are realizing amazing success. BCWI assisted our member wineries by consolidating shipments to 13 competitions in 2013. At these competitions our members entered more than 800 wines in the international competitions and hundreds more in BC and Canadian competitions. For the competitions BCWI consolidated for, our members won over 1100 awards. We cannot even estimate the number of awards they won elsewhere!

The following is a list of 2013 awards won by BCWI members. Please click on the competition of interest to link to see the BC VQA wines that were awarded trophies or medals.

20th Chardonnay du Monde (Burgundy, France)
23rd New World International Wine Competition (Ontario, California)
28th Pacific Rim International Wine Competition (San Bernardino, California)
Canadian Oyster Wine Competition (Osoyoos, British Columbia)
Okanagan Wine Festivals Society Spring Wine Festival (British Columbia)
33rd All-Canadian Wine Championships (Windsor, Ontario)
Northwest Wine Summit (Pomona, California)
30th International Wine Challenge (West Sussex, UK)
32nd Riverside International Wine Competition (Murrieta, California)
Decanter World Wine Awards (London, UK)
44th International Wine & Spirit Competition (London, UK)
74th Los Angeles International Wine Competition (Los Angeles, California)
San Francisco International Wine Competition (San Francisco, California)
Lieutenant Governor’s Awards for Excellence in British Columbia Wines (Victoria, British Columbia)
Mondial des Pinots (Sierre, Switzerland)
Okanagan Wine Festivals Society BC Wine Awards
Intervin International Wine Awards
Vancouver Magazine Wine Awards
WineAlign National Wine Awards of Canada

 

20th Chardonnay du Monde
(Burgundy, France) March 13 to 16, 2013

The 20th international competition of the world’s best chardonnay wines has our BC VQA chardonnay competing against a large concentration of chardonnay wine and vast geographical diversity. For the 2013 awards:

  • 300 International expert judges
  • 42 countries, 872 wines
  • 291 medals: 58 Gold, 183 Silver and 50 Bronze
  • 17 BC VQA wines entered

Gold (2)

  • Quails' Gate Winery 2010 Stewart Family Reserve Chardonnay
  • Sandhill 2011 Block B11 Small Lots Chardonnay

Silver (3)

  • Calona Vineyards 2011 Artist Series Unoaked Chardonnay
  • Quails' Gate Winery 2011 Chardonnay
  • Sandhill 2011 Chardonnay

Bronze (1)

  • Burrowing Owl Vineyards 2010 Chardonnay 

23rd New World International Wine Competition
(Ontario, California) March 03 & 04, 2013

Best of Varietal / Best of Class / Double Gold

  • Nk’Mip Cellars 2011 Qwam Qwmt Riesling Icewine

Best of Varietal / Best of Class / Gold

  • Burrowing Owl Vineyards 2010 Cabernet Franc

Double Gold (3)

  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2008 Mirage
  • Nk’Mip Cellars 2009 Qwam Qwmt Syrah
  • Red Rooster Winery 2011 Pinot Noir

Gold (6)

  • Burrowing Owl Vineyards 2010 Pinot Noir
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery 2009 Reserve Meritage
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery 2011 Pinot Grigio
  • Peller Estates Winery 2011 Family Series Pinot Blanc
  • Sandhill Wines 2011 Hidden Terrace Vineyard Pinot Gris
  • Sandhill Wines 2011 King Family Vineyard Pinot Gris

Silver (21)

  • Burrowing Owl Vineyards 2011 Sauvignon Blanc
  • Burrowing Owl Vineyards 2010 Syrah
  • Burrowing Owl Vineyards 2010 Athene
  • Burrowing Owl Vineyards 2009 Meritage Red
  • Burrowing Owl Vineyards 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Burrowing Owl Vineyards 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Calona Vineyards 2011 Artist Series Gewürztraminer
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2011 Gamay Noir
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2008 Syrah
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2011 Cactus White
  • Fort Berens Estate Winery 2011 Red Meritage
  • Fort Berens Estate Winery 2011 Chardonnay
  • Nk’Mip Cellars 2011 Pinot Blanc
  • Nk’Mip Cellars 2011 Riesling
  • Nk’Mip Cellars 2011 Qwam Qwmt Chardonnay
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery 2011 Mingle
  • Peller Estates Winery 2011 Family Series Sauvignon Blanc
  • Red Rooster Winery 2011 Riesling
  • Red Rooster Winery 2010 Reserve Meritage
  • Red Rooster Winery 2011 Reserve Pinot Noir
  • Sandhill Wines 2012 Sandhill Estate Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc

28th Pacific Rim International Wine Competition
(San Bernardino, California) April 24 & 25, 2013

Gold / Best of Class (9)

  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Athene
  • Cassini Cellars 2008 Collector's Series Syrah
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2009 Eagle's Nest Cabernet Franc
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2011 Eagle's Nest Gamay Noir
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2010 Cabernet Franc
  • Quails' Gate Winery 2010 Stewart Family Reserve Chardonnay
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Reserve Gewürztraminer
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Riesling

Gold (16)

  • Bench 1775 Winery 2011 Sauvignon Blanc Icewine
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2011 Chardonnay
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Meritage
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Merlot
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Syrah
  • Calona Vineyards 2012 Artist Series Gewürztraminer
  • Cassini Cellars 2009 Collector's Series Cabernet Franc
  • Church & State Wines 2010 Cabernet Franc
  • Church & State Wines 2011 Chardonnay
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2009 Merlot
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2007 Legacy
  • Quails' Gate Winery 2009 Stewart Family Reserve Pinot Noir
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Reserve Viognier
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2011 Oldfield Series Kerner Icewine

Silver (38)

  • Backyard Vineyards 2011 Syrah
  • Bench 1775 Winery 2011 Cabernet Franc Merlot Late Harvest
  • Bench 1775 Winery 2011 Merlot Icewine
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Cabernet Franc
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2009 Merlot
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Pinot Noir
  • Calona Vineyards 2012 Artist Series Sovereign Opal
  • Cassini Cellars 2009 Maximus
  • Cassini Cellars 2008 Nobilus
  • Cassini Cellars 2009 Syrah
  • Church & State Wines 2010 Coyote Bowl Series Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Church & State Wines 2011 Coyote Bowl Series Chardonnay
  • Church & State Wines 2009 Coyote Bowl Series Meritage
  • Church & State Wines 2010 Coyote Bowl Series Merlot
  • Church & State Wines 2009 Quintessential
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2008 Mirage
  • Fort Berens Estate Winery 2011 Cabernet Franc
  • Fort Berens Estate Winery 2012 Riesling
  • Little Straw Vineyards Estate Winery 2011 Old Vines Auxerrois
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery 2010 Chardonnay
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery 2011 Pinot Gris
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery 2009 Pinot Noir
  • Peller Estates Winery 2011 Family Series Chardonnay
  • Quails' Gate Winery 2011 Chardonnay
  • Quails' Gate Winery 2011 Pinot Noir
  • Quails' Gate Winery 2011 Stewart Family Reserve Chardonnay
  • Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery 2009 Merlot
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Reserve Pinot Gris
  • Sandhill Wines 2011 Sandhill Estate Vineyard Chardonnay
  • Sandhill Wines 2012 Sandhill Estate Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc/ Fume Blanc
  • Sandhill Wines 2011 Sandhill Estate Vineyard Small Lots Chardonnay
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2009 Oldfield Series 2Bench Red
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2011 Oldfield Series 2Bench Rosé
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2011 Oldfield Series 2Bench White
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2010 Oldfield Series Cabernet Franc
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2009 Oldfield Series Merlot

Bronze (17)

  • Backyard Vineyards 2010 Meritage
  • Backyard Vineyards 2011 Nosey Neighbour
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Chardonnay
  • Cassini Cellars 2010 Maximus
  • Church & State Wines 2010 Coyote Bowl Series Cabernet Franc
  • Church & State Wines 2009 Meritage
  • Church & State Wines 2010 Quintessential
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2009 Syrah
  • Fort Berens Estate Winery 2011 Meritage
  • Fort Berens Estate Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • McWatters Collection 2009 Meritage
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery 2009 Reserve Meritage
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2009 Merlot
  • Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery 2009 Obra-Prima
  • Sandhill Wines 2010 Sandhill Estate Vineyard Small Lots Barbera
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2009 Oldfield Series Pinot Noir

Canadian Oyster Wine Championships
(Osoyoos, British Columbia) April 2013

Winners (6)

  • Bench 1775 Winery 2011 Sauvignon Blanc:
  • Haywire Vineyards 2011 The Bub
  • Intrigue Wines 2012 Focus Riesling
  • Kraze Legz Vineyard & Winery 2012 Pinot Blanc
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2011 Un-Oaked Chardonnay
  • Upper Bench Estate Winery 2011 Oaked Chardonnay

Runners-Up (7)

  • Clos du Soleil Winery 2012 Fume Blanc
  • Dostana 2010 Oaked Chardonnay
  • Kalala Organic Estate Winery 2010 Riesling
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2012 Pinot Blanc
  • Meyer Family Vineyards 2011 Un-Oaked Chardonnay
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery The One 2009
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards Pinot Gris 2012
  • Wild Card: Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2011 2Bench White 

Okanagan Wine Festivals Society Spring Wine Festival
(British Columbia) May 2013 

The Best (17)

  • Cassini Cellars 2009 Reserve Chardonnay
  • Cassini Cellars 2009 Syrah
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2010 Cabernet Merlot
  • Clos du Soleil Winery 2012 Pinot Blanc Grower's Series Chegwin & Baessler
  • Clos du Soleil Winery 2012 Rosé
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2011 Dry Rock Vineyards UnOaked Chardonnay
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery 2012 Ehrenfelser
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Hester Creek Estate Winery 2012 Late Harvest Pinot Blanc
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2011 Reserve Riesling Icewine
  • Mission Hill Family Estate 2011 Reserve Riesling
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2009 QwAM QwMT Merlot
  • Painted Rock Estate Winery 2009 Red Icon
  • Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery 2009 Cabernet Franc
  • Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery 2009 Malbec
  • Sumac Ridge Estate Winery 2007 Steller's Jay Brut
  • Wild Goose Vineyards 2012 Gewürztraminer

Best of Varietal (71)

  • 50th Parallel Estate 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2009 Solstice Pinot Noir
  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2011 Pinot Noir
  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2011 Solstice Pinot Gris
  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2012 Bacchus
  • Bella Wines 2012 Sparkling Chardonnay Oliver East Side
  • Calona Vineyards 2011 Artist Series UnOaked Chardonnay
  • Cassini Cellars 2009 Maximus Collector's Series
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2010 Merlot
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2010 Shiraz Cabernet
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2012 Platinum "Block 3" Riesling
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2009 Syrah
  • Dirty Laundry Vineyard 2012 Threadbare Vines Gewürztraminer
  • Fort Berens Estate Winery 2012 Riesling
  • Ganton & Larsen Prospect Winery 2009 Regatta #1 Red
  • Ganton & Larsen Prospect Winery 2011 Broken Shadow Weathervane White
  • Ganton & Larsen Prospect Winery 2011 The Census Count Chardonnay
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2011 Dry Rock Vineyards Sauvignon Blanc
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2012 Desert Sun
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery 2012 Kerner Gray Monk Vineyard
  • Heaven's Gate Estate Winery 2011 Pinot Gris
  • Hester Creek Estate Winery 2011 Character Red
  • Hester Creek Estate Winery 2011 Selected Barrels Cabernet Merlot
  • Hester Creek Estate Winery 2011 Selected Barrels Merlot
  • Hillside Estate Winery 2012 Muscat Ottonel
  • Inniskillin Okanagan 2010 Dark Horse Vineyard Meritage
  • Inniskillin Okanagan 2012 Pinot Grigio
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2010 SunRock Vineyard Meritage
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2012 Reserve Rosé
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2010 Seven Poplars Pinot Noir
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2012 Pinot Blanc
  • Lang Vineyards 2011 Farm Reserve Riesling
  • Lang Vineyards 2011 Rosé
  • Lang Vineyards 2012 The Original Canadian Maple Wine White
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2009 Quatrain
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Reserve Chardonnay
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Reserve Riesling Icewine
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Reserve Sauvignon Blanc
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2012 Five Vineyards Rosé
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2008 QwAM QwMT Meritage
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2010 Winemaker's Merlot
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery 2009 Pinot Noir
  • Painted Rock Estate Winery 2009 Estate Grown Merlot
  • Painted Rock Estate Winery 2010 Estate Grown Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Peller Estates 2011 Family Series Pinot Blanc
  • Peller Estates Winery 2011 Family Series Pinot Gris
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2007 The Legacy
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2011 Chardonnay
  • Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery 2011 Chardonnay
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Bantam
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Reserve Pinot Gris
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Reserve Rosé
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Reserve Viognier
  • Robin Ridge Winery 2011 Gamay
  • Sandhill Vineyards 2010 Sandhill Estate Vineyard Merlot
  • Sandhill Vineyards 2011 Sandhill Estate Vineyard Chardonnay
  • Sandhill Wines 2010 Sandhill Estate Vineyard Small Lots Barbera
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2010 Rover
  • Serendipity Winery 2009 Private Reserve Estate Cab Franc
  • Serendipity Winery 2012 Sauvignon Blanc
  • SpierHead Winery 2012 Pinot Noir Rosé
  • Sumac Ridge Estate Winery 2010 Black Sage Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon
  • The View Winery 2012 Riesling
  • Therapy Vineyards 2012 Fizziotherapy Blanc
  • Thornhaven Estates Winery 2011 Sauvignon Blanc Chardonnay
  • Thornhaven Estates Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2010 Cabernet Franc
  • Volcanic Hills Estate Winery 2010 Pinot Noir
  • Volcanic Hills Estate Winery 2012 Rosé
  • Wild Goose Vineyards & Winery2012 Mystic River Gewürztraminer 

33rd All-Canadian Wine Championships
(Windsor, Ontario) May 12 to 14, 2013 

Double Gold & *Trophy, Best White Wine

  • Lang Vineyards 2011 Farm Reserve Riesling

Double Gold & *Trophy, Best Dessert Wine

  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Reserve Vidal Icewine

Double Gold (14)

  • 50th Parallel Estate 2012 Estate Gewürztraminer
  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2012 Snow Tropics Vidal
  • Bench 1775 Winery 2011 Whistler Sauvignon Blanc Icewine
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2009 Platinum Syrah
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2010 Merlot
  • House of Rose Winery 2011 Winter Wine
  • Kalala Organic Estate Winery 2009 Dostana Merlot
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2011 Touriga Nacional
  • Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery 2008 Obra-Prima
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Reserve Viognier
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Riesling
  • River Stone Estate Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • SpierHead Winery 2012 Rosé
  • Wild Goose Vineyards & Winery 2012 Pinot Blanc Mystic River

Gold (55)

  • 50th Parallel Estate 2012 Estate Rosé
  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2011 Pinot Noir
  • Bench 1775 Winery 2011 Paradise Ranch Merlot Icewine
  • Bench 1775 Winery 2012 Chill White
  • Black Sage Vineyard 2010 Cabernet Franc
  • Cassini Cellars 2009 Cabernet Franc
  • Cassini Cellars 2010 The Godfather
  • Cassini Cellars 2011 Syrah
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2010 Cabernet Merlot
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2010 Shiraz Cabernet
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2012 Riesling
  • Church & State Wines 2010 Coyote Bowl Syrah
  • Church & State Wines 2012 Syrah Rosé
  • Covert Farms Family Estate 2012 Sauvignon Blanc / Semillon
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2008 Mirage
  • Fort Berens Estate Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2011 Dry Rock Merlot
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2011 Dry Rock Sauvignon Blanc
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2012 Dry Riesling
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2012 Private Reserve Pinot Blanc
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2012 Private Reserve Riesling
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery 2010 Odyssey Merlot
  • Hillside Winery 2012 Estate Gewürztraminer
  • Inniskillin Okanagan 2010 Dark Horse Vineyard Meritage
  • Intrigue Wines 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Isabella Winery 2011 Little Beaver Riesling Icewine
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2009 SunRock Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon
  • JoieFarm Winery 2012 Think Pink Rosé
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2009 Tempest
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2009 Quatrain
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2010 Dead of Night
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2012 Viognier
  • Moraine Estate Winery 2012 Cliffhanger Red
  • Mt. Boucherie Family Estate Winery 2009 Estate Collection Semillon
  • Mt. Boucherie Family Estate Winery 2009 Family Reserve Zinfandel
  • Mt. Boucherie Family Estate Winery 2011 Family RSV Chardonnay
  • Muse Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • Nk’Mip Cellars 2010 Winemaker’s Merlot
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard and Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery 2009 Cabernet Franc
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Reserve Rosé
  • Robin Ridge Winery 2011 Chardonnay
  • Sandhill Wines 2012 Sauvignon Blanc ‘Sandhill Estate Vineyard’
  • Saxon Winery 2011 Leon Millot
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2010 Pinot Noir
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2010 Rover
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2011 Riesling
  • Sonoran Estate Winery 2011 Gewürztraminer Jazz Series
  • Thornhaven Estates Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • Township 7 Vineyards and Winery 2010 Merlot
  • Van Westen Vineyards 2009 Voluptuous
  • Van Westen Vineyards 2011 Vino Grigio
  • Van Westen Vineyards DiBello Wines 2011 Pinot Noir
  • Wild Goose Vineyards & Winery 2012 Blanc De Noirs

Silver (57)

  • Black Sage Vineyard 2010 Merlot
  • Cassini Cellars 2009 Maximus
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2010 Pinot Noir
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2010 Platinum Pinot Noir
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Church & State Wines 2010 Coyote Bowl Cabernet Franc
  • Church & State Wines 2010 Coyote Bowl Merlot (Okanagan)
  • Dirty Laundry Vineyard 2011 Cabernet Merlot
  • Dirty Laundry Vineyard 2011 Merlot
  • Fort Berens Estate Winery 2012 Rosé
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery 2011 Reflection
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery 2011 Riesling
  • Hester Creek Estate Winery 2012 Pinot Blanc
  • Hillside Winery 2010 Pinot Noir
  • Hillside Winery 2011 Viognier
  • Hillside Winery 2012 Muscat Ottonel
  • Inniskillin Okanagan 2009 Discovery Series Zinfandel
  • Intersection Estate Winery 2011 Milepost Red
  • Intersection Estate Winery 2012 Mile’s Edge White
  • Isabella Winery 2008 Little Beaver Grand Reserve Syrah
  • Isabella Winery 2011 Little Beaver 3- in 1 Icewine
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2010 Grand Reserve Cab/Shiraz/Viognier
  • JoieFarm Winery 2011 En Famille Reserve Pinot Noir
  • JoieFarm Winery 2012 Muscat
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2011 Riesling
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2012 “7 Poplars” Sauvignon Blanc
  • Lang Vineyards 2011 Maréchal Foch
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2011 Petit Verdot
  • Nk’Mip Cellars 2011 Winemaker’s Chardonnay
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard and Winery 2009 Meritage Reserve
  • Orofino Winery 2010 Beleza
  • Orofino Winery 2010 Passion Pit Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Orofino Winery 2011 Scout Vineyard Syrah
  • Peller Estates 2011 Family Select Merlot
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • Rollingdale Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Sandhill Wines 2010 Sandhill Estate Vineyard Small Lots Sangiovese
  • Sandhill Wines 2011 Sandhill Estate Vineyard Chardonnay
  • Saxon Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2011 Pinot Gris
  • Serendipity Winery 2010 Devil’s Advocate
  • Stag’s Hollow Winery & Vineyard 2010 Cabernet Franc
  • Stag’s Hollow Winery & Vineyard 2012 Syrah Rosé
  • Steller’s Jay 2007 Steller’s Jay Brut
  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery 2012 Organic Riesling
  • The View Winery 2012 Riesling
  • Therapy Vineyards 2012 Pink Freud
  • Thornhaven Estates Winery 2009 Merlot
  • Thornhaven Estates Winery 2011 Sauvignon Blanc Chardonnay
  • Township 7 Vineyards and Winery 2009 Reserve 7
  • Volcanic Hills Estate Winery 2008 Syrah
  • Wayne Gretzky Estates 2010 Estate Series Cabernet Merlot
  • Wild Goose Vineyards & Winery 2010 Merlot
  • Wild Goose Vineyards & Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • Young & Wyse Collection 2009 Blend

Bronze (74)

  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2010 Merlot
  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2010 Zweigelt
  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2011 Solstice Pinot Gris
  • Baillie-Grohman Estate Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • Bench 1775 Winery 2011 Chardonnay
  • Cassini Cellars 2009 Chardonnay Reserve
  • Cassini Cellars 2011 Syrah
  • Church & State Wines 2011 Coyote Bowl Chardonnay
  • Clos du Soleil Winery 2010 Signature
  • Dirty Laundry Vineyard 2010 Naughty Chardonnay
  • Dirty Laundry Vineyard 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Dirty Laundry Vineyard 2012 Riesling
  • Dirty Laundry Vineyard 2012 Threadbare Vines Gewürztraminer
  • EauVivre Winery & Vineyards 2010 Buddhafull
  • Fort Berens Estate Winery 2011 Pinot Noir
  • Fort Berens Estate Winery 2012 Riesling
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2011 Private Reserve Pinot Noir
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer/Schönburger
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2012 Private Reserve Pinot Gris
  • Hidden Chapel Winery 2010 The Collection
  • Hidden Chapel Winery 2012 Blushing Bride
  • Inniskillin Okanagan 2011 Dark Horse Vineyard Pinot Noir
  • Intrigue Wines 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • Isabella Winery 2011 Little Beaver Merlot – Pinot Noir
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2010 Grand Reserve Meritage
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2011 Reserve Riesling Icewine
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2012 Reserve Riesling
  • JoieFarm Winery 2011 Gamay
  • JoieFarm Winery 2012 A Noble Blend
  • Kalala Organic Estate Winery 2010 3 Cru Traveller
  • Kalala Organic Estate Winery 2011 3 Cru Wanderlust
  • Kraze Legz Vineyard & Winery 2012 Speakeasy Rosé’
  • Kraze Legz Vineyard & Winery 2012 The Bee’s Knees Pinot Blanc
  • Kraze Legz Vineyard & Winery 2012 The Charleston Chardonnay
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2012 Semillon
  • Larch Hills Vineyard & Winery 2012 Siegerrebe
  • Lulu Island Winery 2010 White Icewine
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Family Estate Reserve Riesling
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Family Estate Reserve Riesling Ice Wine
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Martin’s Lane Pinot Noir
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2012 Family Estate Five Vineyards Rosé
  • Monster Vineyards 2011 Merlot
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2010 Border Vines
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2012 Afraid of the Dark
  • Moraine Estate Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Mt. Boucherie Family Estate Winery 2008 Summit Reserve Syrah
  • Nk’Mip Cellars 2010 Talon
  • Nk’Mip Cellars 2011 Winemaker’s Pinot Noir
  • Orofino Winery 2010 Red Bridge Merlot
  • Orofino Winery 2012 Home Vineyard Riesling
  • Peller Estates 2011 Family Series Chardonnay
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2010 Cabernet Franc
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2012 Blanc de Noir
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Red Rooster Winery 2011 Pinot Noir
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Bantam
  • River Stone Estate Winery 2011 Merlot
  • Robin Ridge Winery 2011 Gamay
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2011 Chardonnay
  • Serendipity Winery 2009 Estate Merlot
  • Seven Directions Wine 2012 Kalala Vineyard Pinot Noir Rosé
  • Stag’s Hollow Winery & Vineyard 2010 Heritage Block
  • Stag’s Hollow Winery & Vineyard 2010 Renaissance Pinot Noir
  • Stag’s Hollow Winery & Vineyard 2010 Syrah
  • Terravista Vineyards 2011 Figaro
  • The View Winery 2012 Red Shoe White
  • Therapy Vineyards 2009 Freud’s Ego
  • Therapy Vineyards 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • Therapy Vineyards 2012 Sauvignon Blanc
  • Upper Bench Estate Winery 2011 Merlot
  • Volcanic Hills Estate Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • Wild Goose Vineyards & Winery 2012 Riesling
  • Wild Goose Vineyards & Winery 2012 Riesling God’s Mountain 

Northwest Wine Summit
(Pomona, California) April 28 to 30, 2013

Preliminary results - more to come when available.

Gold (24)

  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2011 Chardonnay
  • Church & State Wines 2011 Gravelbourg Chardonnay
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2009 Syrah
  • Dirty Laundry Vineyard 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer Schönburger
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2012 Private Reserve Riesling
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery 2011 Chardonnay UnWooded
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery 2010 Odyssey Merlot
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery 2011 Riesling
  • Hillside Winery 2012 Muscat Ottonel
  • House of Rose Winery 2011 Chardonnay Icewine
  • House of Rose Winery 2011 Hot Flash
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2012 Pinot Blanc
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2012 Semillon
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2012 Windfall
  • Lang Vineyards 2011 Farm Reserve Riesling
  • Lang Vineyards 2011 Riesling Icewine
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2011 QwAM QwMT Chardonnay
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2010 QwAM QwMT Pinot Noir
  • Paradise Ranch Wines 2011 Cabernet Merlot Late Harvest
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2011 Chardonnay
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2011 Oldfield Series 2Bench White

Silver (68)

  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Cabernet Franc
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2009 Meritage
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Meritage
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2009 Merlot
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Merlot
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Pinot Noir
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2011 Sauvignon Blanc
  • Calona Vineyards 2012 Artist Series Sovereign Opal
  • Cassini Cellars 2009 Maximus
  • Cassini Cellars 2010 Maximus
  • Cassini Cellars 2009 Syrah
  • Celista Estate Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • Church & State Wines 2009 Quintessential
  • Church & State Wines 2010 Cabernet Franc
  • Church & State Wines 2010 Coyote Bowl Cabernet Franc
  • Church & State Wines 2010 Coyote Bowl Syrah
  • Church & State Wines 2010 Quintessential
  • Church & State Wines 2011 Coyote Bowl Chardonnay
  • Dirty Laundry Vineyard 2010 Bordello
  • Dirty Laundry Vineyard 2011 Cabernet Merlot
  • Dirty Laundry Vineyard 2012 Not So Knotty Chardonnay
  • Dirty Laundry Vineyard 2012 Riesling
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2012 Desert Sun
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2011 Dry Rock Cabernet/Merlot
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2012 Dry Rock Sauvignon Blanc
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2012 Dry Rock UnOaked Chardonnay
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2012 Ehrenfelser
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2011 Merlot
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2011 Optimum Pinot Noir
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2012 Private Reserve Pinot Blanc
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2011 Private Reserve Pinot Noir
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery 2009 Odyssey Traditional Brut
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery 2011 Pinot Auxerrois
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery 2011 Reflection
  • Hillside Winery 2010 Cabernet Franc
  • Hillside Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • Hillside Winery 2011 Pinot Noir
  • Hillside Winery 2012 Rosé
  • Hillside Winery 2011 UnOaked Pinot Gris
  • Hillside Winery 2011 Viognier
  • House of Rose Winery 2009 Vintage Okanagan Port
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2010 7 Poplars Pinot Noir
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2012 7 Poplars Sauvignon Blanc
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2010 Meritage
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2012 Viognier
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2010 XV Pinot Noir
  • Lang Vineyards 2011 Bravo White
  • Lang Vineyards 2011 Maréchal Foch
  • Lang Vineyards 2011 Rosé
  • Monster Vineyards 2011 Cabs
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2009 QwAM QwMT Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2011 QwAM QwMT Riesling Icewine
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2010 Winemaker's Merlot
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2011 Winemaker's Riesling
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery2010 Chardonnay
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery2011 Meritage Estate
  • Paradise Ranch Wines 2011 Merlot Icewine
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2010 Cabernet Franc
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2009 Merlot
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2010 Syrah
  • Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery 2009 Alagria
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Sonoran Estate Winery 2011 Riesling Gewürztraminer Jazz Series
  • Tantalus Vineyards 2012 Tantalus Riesling
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2010 Cabernet Franc
  • Wild Goose Vineyards & Winery2012 Riesling

Bronze (41)

  • Calona Vineyards 2012 Artist Series Gewürztraminer
  • Celista Estate Winery 2012 Ortega
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2011 Gamay
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2009 Malbec
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2008 Mirage
  • Dirty Laundry Vineyard 2012 Madam's Vines Gewürztraminer
  • Dirty Laundry Vineyard 2011 Merlot
  • Dirty Laundry Vineyard 2012 Woo Woo Vines Gewürztraminer
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2012 Dry Riesling
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2012 Optimum Pinot Gris
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2012 Private Reserve Pinot Gris
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery 2010 Odyssey Meritage
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery 2009 Odyssey Rosé Brut
  • Hillside Winery 2011 Reserve Pinot Gris
  • Hillside Winery 2009 Syrah
  • House of Rose Winery 2011 Cool Splash
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2009 Tempest
  • Lang Vineyards 2011 Maple Wine Red
  • Monster Vineyards 2011 Merlot
  • Monster Vineyards 2011 Riesling
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2009 QwAM QwMT Merlot
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2008 QwAM QwMT Meritage
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2010 QwAM QwMT Syrah
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2010 Talon
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2011 Winemaker's Pinot Blanc
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery2011 Mingle
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery2011 Pinot Grigio
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery2011 Pinot Noir
  • Paradise Ranch Wines 2011 Whistler Sauvignon Blanc Icewine
  • Peller Estates 2011 Family Select Cabernet Merlot
  • Peller Estates 2011 Family Series Chardonnay
  • Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery 2011 Chardonnay
  • Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery 2009 Merlot Cabernet
  • Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery 2009 Obra-Prima
  • Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery 2010 Syrah
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Riesling
  • Sonoran Estate Winery 2007 Cabernet Sauvignon Jazz Series
  • Sonoran Estate Winery 2011 Gewürztraminer Jazz Series
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2009 Oldfield Series Merlot 

30th International Wine Challenge
(West Sussex, UK) April 08 to 23, 2013

Silver (4)

  • Poplar Grove Winery 2010 Syrah
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2011 Reserve Chardonnay
  • Red Rooster Winery 2011 Riesling
  • Sandhill Wines 2011 Small Lots Single Block B11 Chardonnay

Bronze (8)

  • Cassini Cellars 2009 Syrah
  • Peller Estates 2011 Family Series Chardonnay
  • Peller Estates 2011 Family Series Pinot Blanc
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2008 The Legacy
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2010 Cabernet Franc
  • Red Rooster Winery 2011 Chardonnay
  • Red Rooster Winery 2011 Reserve Pinot Gris,
  • Sandhill Wines 2011Sandhill Estate Vineyard Chardonnay

Commended (8)

  • Cassini Cellars 2009 Cabernet Franc
  • Cassini Cellars 2009 Maximus
  • Cassini Cellars 2010 Maximus
  • Cassini Cellars 2010 Quattro
  • Peller Estates 2011 Family Series Sauvignon Blanc
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2011 Chardonnay
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2010 Oldfield Series Cabernet Franc
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2011 Pinot Gris

32nd Riverside International Wine Competition
(Murrieta, California) May 07 to 09, 2013

Chairman's Award (Unanimous Gold)

  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Reserve Viognier

Chairman's Award (Unanimous Gold) / Best of Class

  • Calona Vineyards 2012 Artist Series Sovereign Opal

Best of Class / Gold

  • JoieFarm Winery 2011 Gamay
  • JoieFarm Winery 2011 PTG

Best of Class / Sweepstakes RoséWine

  • JoieFarm Winery 2012 Think Pink Rosé

Gold (3)

  • Paradise Ranch Wines 2011 Cabernet Franc Merlot
  • Paradise Ranch Wines 2011 Merlot Icewine
  • Paradise Ranch Wines 2011 Sauvignon Blanc Icewine

Silver (15)

  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2012 Viognier
  • JoieFarm Winery 2011 En Famille Reserve Gewürztraminer
  • JoieFarm Winery 2012 A Noble Blend
  • JoieFarm Winery 2012 Muscat
  • JoieFarm Winery 2012 Riesling
  • JoieFarm Winery 2012 UnOaked Chardonnay
  • Peller Estates 2011 Family Select Merlot
  • Peller Estates 2011 Family Series Chardon
  • Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery 2011 Chardonnay
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Reserve Gewürztraminer
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Reserve Pinot Gris
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Riesling
  • Sandhill Wines 2011 Sandhill Estate Vineyard Chardonnay

Bronze (20)

  • Calona Vineyards 2012 Artist Series Gewürztraminer
  • Cassini Cellars 2008 Nobilus
  • Cassini Cellars 2008 Syrah
  • Cassini Cellars 2009 Cabernet Franc
  • Cassini Cellars 2009 Maximus
  • Cassini Cellars 2010 Maximus
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2009 Cabernet Franc
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2009 Merlot
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2009 Syrah
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2011 Cactus White
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2011 Gamay
  • JoieFarm Winery 2011 En Famille Reserve Chardonnay
  • JoieFarm Winery 2011 En Famille Reserve Pinot Noir
  • JoieFarm Winery 2011 Pinot Noir
  • JoieFarm Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • JoieFarm Winery 2012 Pinot Blanc
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Reserve Rosé
  • Sandhill Wines 2012 Sandhill Estate Vineyard Rosé
  • Sandhill Wines 2012 Sandhill Estate Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc 

Decanter World Wine Awards
(London, UK) April 29 to May 03, 2013

International Trophy: Pinot Noir under £15 Trophy

  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Martin's Lane Pinot Noir

Regional (Canada) Trophy: Sweet over £15 Trophy

  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2011 QwAM QwMT Riesling Icewine

Gold (3)

  • JoieFarm Winery 2011 En Famille Reserve Chardonnay
  • Quails' Gate Winery 2010 Stewart Family Reserve Chardonnay
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2011 Riesling

Silver (16)

  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2011 Sauvignon Blanc
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2009 Entourage Grand Reserve
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2009 Grand Reserve Riesling Icewine
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2011 Reserve Riesling Icewine
  • JoieFarm Winery 2012 A Noble Blend
  • JoieFarm Winery 2012 The Pure Grape Muscat
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2010 Perpetua
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Reserve Riesling Icewine
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2011 Afraid Of The Dark
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2010 QwAM QwMT Pinot Noir
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2010 Talon
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2010 Syrah
  • Quails' Gate Winery 2011 Chenin Blanc
  • Red Rooster Winery 2011 Riesling
  • Sumac Ridge Estate Winery 2007 Steller’s Jay Brut

Bronze (26)

  • Black Sage Vineyard 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2009 Merlot
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Athene
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Chardonnay
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Pinot Noir
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2011 Chardonnay
  • Inniskillin Okanagan 2008 Dark Horse Vineyard Riesling Icewine
  • Inniskillin Okanagan 2011 Riesling Icewine
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2010 Grand Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon-Shiraz-Viognier
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2012 Reserve Riesling
  • JoieFarm Winery 2011 En Famille Reserve Pinot Noir
  • JoieFarm Winery 2012 A Delicate Balance Riesling
  • JoieFarm Winery 2012 Pinot Blanc
  • JoieFarm Winery 2012 Rosé
  • Kalala Organic Estate Winery 2010 Gewürztraminer
  • Laughing Stock Vineyards 2010 Portfolio
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2009 Quatrain
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2011 Chardonnay
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2011 Riesling
  • Painted Rock Estate Winery 2009 Estate Grown Syrah
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2010 Cabernet Franc
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2010 Rover
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2011 Chardonnay
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2012 Unleashed Gewürztraminer
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2009 Oldfield Series Syrah

Commended (30)

  • Black Sage Vineyard 2010 Merlot
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Cabernet Franc
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Syrah
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2012 Reserve Rosé
  • JoieFarm Winery 2010 Reserve Pinot Noir
  • Kalala Organic Estate Winery 2010 Pinot Gris
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2009 Compendium 2009
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2010 Reserve Shiraz
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Reserve Chardonnay
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Reserve Pinot Noir
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Reserve Riesling
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Select Lot Collection Riesling Icewine
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2010 Border Vines
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2010 Dead Of Night
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2009 QwAM QwMT Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2009 QwAM QwMT Merlot
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2009 QwAM QwMT Syrah
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2011 Pinot Blanc
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2011 Pinot Noir
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2011 QwAM QwMT Chardonnay
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2011 Chardonnay
  • Red Rooster Winery 2011 Reserve Pinot Gris
  • Sandhill Wines 2011 King Family Vineyard Pinot Gris
  • Sandhill Wines 2011 Sandhill Estate Vineyard Chardonnay
  • Sandhill Wines 2011 Sandhill Estate Vineyard Small Lots Single Block B11 Chardonnay
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2010 Ping
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2010 Pinot Noir
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2011 Hunny Late Harvest Riesling
  • Sumac Ridge Estate Winery 2012 Private Reserve Gewürztraminer
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2011 Oldfield Series 2Bench White 

44th International Wine & Spirit Competition
(London, UK) Judging March through April 2013

Gold Outstanding (1)

  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Reserve Vidal Icewine

Gold (3)

  • Inniskillin Okanagan 2011 Riesling Icewine
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Select Lot Collection Riesling Icewine
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2010 Syrah

Silver Outstanding (6)

  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2011 Reserve Riesling Icewine
  • Nk’Mip Cellars 2010 Talon
  • Nk'Mip Cellars QwAM QwMT 2011 Riesling Icewine
  • Quails' Gate Winery 2011 Chenin Blanc
  • Red Rooster Winery 2011 Riesling
  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery 2011 Zweigelt Icewine

Silver (35)

  • Black Sage Vineyard 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2009 Meritage
  • Cassini Cellars 2009 Cabernet Franc
  • Church & State Wines 2009 Coyote Bowl Meritage
  • Church & State Wines 2010 Cabernet Franc
  • Church & State Wines 2010 Coyote Bowl Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Church & State Wines 2010 Coyote Bowl Syrah
  • Church & State Wines 2011 Gravelbourg Vineyard Chardonnay
  • Inniskillin Okanagan 2008 Dark Horse Vineyard Riesling Icewine
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2009 Grand Reserve Riesling Icewine
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2010 Grand Reserve Cabernet Shiraz Viognier
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2010 SunRock Vineyard Shiraz
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2011 Grand Reserve White Meritage
  • Kalala Organic Estate Winery 2010 Pinot Gris
  • Kalala Organic Estate Winery 2011 Late Harvest Viognier
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Martin's Lane Riesling
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Reserve Riesling Icewine
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2008 QwAM QwMT Syrah
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2009 QwAM QwMT Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2009 QwAM QwMT Meritage
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery 2009 Pinot Noir
  • Peller Estates 2011 Family Series Pinot Blanc
  • Quails' Gate Winery 2009 Stewart Family Reserve Pinot Noir
  • Quails' Gate Winery 2010 Stewart Family Reserve Chardonnay
  • Sandhill Wines 2010 Sandhill Estate Vineyards Small Lots Sangiovese
  • Sandhill Wines 2011 Sandhill Estate Vineyard Small Lots Chardonnay Single Block B11
  • Sandhill Wines 2012 Sandhill Estate Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2010 Ping
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2011 Gewürztraminer
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2011 Hunny Late Harvest Riesling
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2011 Riesling
  • Sumac Ridge Estate Winery 2012 Private Reserve Gewürztraminer
  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery 2009 Organic Cabernet Franc
  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery 2011 Syrah Icewine
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2009 Oldfield Series Merlot

Bronze (60)

  • 50th Parallel Estate Winery 2011 Pinot Noir
  • Black Sage Vineyard 2010 Merlot 
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2009 Merlot
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Athene
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Cabernet Franc
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Chardonnay
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Merlot
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Syrah
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2011 Chardonnay
  • Cassini Cellars 2010 Collector's Series Maximus
  • Church & State Wines 2010 Coyote Bowl Cabernet Franc 
  • Church & State Wines 2010 Coyote Bowl Merlot 
  • Church & State Wines 2011 Coyote Bowl Chardonnay 
  • Clos du Soleil Winery 2009 Signature
  • Clos du Soleil Winery 2009 Winemaker's Reserve
  • Hester Creek Estate Winery 2010 Cabernet Franc Block 3
  • Inniskillin Okanagan 2009 Discovery Series Zinfandel
  • Inniskillin Okanagan 2010 Dark Horse Vineyard Meritage
  •  Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2010 Grand Reserve Meritage
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2010 SunRock Vineyard Meritage
  •  Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2012 Reserve Rosé
  •  Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2012 Reserve Sauvignon Blanc
  • Kalala Organic Estate Winery 2009 Zweigelt
  • Meyer Family Vineyards 2011 McLean Creek Vineyard Chardonnay 
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2009 Compendium
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2009 Quatrain
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2010 Perpetua
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2010 Reserve Shiraz
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Reserve Chardonnay
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Reserve Pinot Noir
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Reserve Riesling
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2009 QwAM QwMT Syrah 
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2010 QwAM QwMT Pinot Noir 
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2011 Chardonnay 
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2011 Pinot Blanc 
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2011 Pinot Noir 
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2011 QwAM QwMT Chardonnay 
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2011 Riesling 
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery 2009 Chardonnay 
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery 2009 Meritage Reserve 
  • Red Rooster Winery 2010 Reserve Meritage 
  • Red Rooster Winery 2010 Reserve Syrah 
  • Red Rooster Winery 2011 Pinot Noir 
  • Sandhill Wines 2010 Phantom Creek Vineyard Small Lots ONE 
  • Sandhill Wines 2010 Sandhill Estate Vineyard Small Lots TWO 
  • Sandhill Wines 2011 Hidden Terrace Vineyard Pinot Gris 
  • Sandhill Wines 2011 King Family Vineyard Pinot Gris 
  • Sandhill Wines 2011 Sandhill Estate Vineyard Chardonnay 2011
  • See Ya Later Ranch Chardonnay 2011
  • Signature Series Vidal Icewine 2011
  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery 1998 Cipes Ariel  
  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery 2010 Organic Alive Red 
  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery 2011Merlot Icewine
  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery 2012 Organic Riesling 
  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery NV Cipes Brut 
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2009 Oldfield Series Pinot Noir 
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2011 Chardonnay 
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2011 Gewürztraminer 
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2011 Oldfield Series 2Bench White  

74th Los Angeles International Wine Competition
(Los Angeles, California) May 15 to 16, 2013

Best of Class / Gold Medal (6)

97 Points          Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2009 Merlot

96 Points          Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon

96 Points          Poplar Grove Winery 2010 Cabernet Franc

95 Points          Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2012 Auxerrois

92 Points          JoieFarm 2011 En Famille Reserve Gewürztraminer

91 Points          Fort Berens Estate Winery 2012 Riesling

Gold (12)

95 Points          Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2012 Riesling

94 Points          Red Rooster Winery 2012 Riesling

93 Points          Desert Hills Estate Winery 2008 Mirage

92 Points          Church & State Wines 2011 Coyote Bowl Chardonnay

92 Points          Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2012 Ehrenfelser

92 Points          Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2012 Private Reserve Pinot Gris

92 Points          Nk’Mip Cellars 2009 QwAM QwMT Meritage

92 Points          Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery2009 Reserve Meritage

92 Points          Red Rooster Winery 2012 Pinot Gris

91 Points          Poplar Grove Winery 2011 Chardonnay

90 Points          Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2012 Private Reserve Riesling

90 Points          Sandhill Wines 2011 Sandhill Vineyard Small Lots Block B11 Chardonnay

Silver - Marketing Segment (1)

  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery 2010 Alive

Silver (45)

  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2012 Bacchus
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2009 Meritage
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Cabernet Franc
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Merlot
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2011 Sauvignon Blanc
  • Calona Vineyards 2012 Artist Series Gewürztraminer
  • Calona Vineyards 2012 Artist Series Sovereign Opal
  • Cassini Cellars 2009 Collector Series Syrah
  • Cassini Cellars 2009 Maximus
  • Cassini Cellars 2010 Maximus
  • Church & State Wines 2009 Meritage
  • Church & State Wines 2010 Cabernet Franc
  • Church & State Wines 2010 Quintessential
  • Church & State Wines 2012 Cuvee Blanc
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2011 Gamay
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • Fort Berens Estate Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2012 Desert Sun
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2012 Dry Rock Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2012 Private Reserve Pinot Blanc
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2012 Riesling
  • JoieFarm 2011 En Famille Reserve Pinot Noir
  • JoieFarm 2011 Gamay
  • JoieFarm 2012 A Noble Blend
  • JoieFarm 2012 Pinot Blanc
  • JoieFarm 2012 Rosé
  • McWatters Collection 2009 Meritage
  • Nk’Mip Cellars 2009 QwAM QwMT Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Nk’Mip Cellars 2009 QwAM QwMT Merlot
  • Nk’Mip Cellars 2011 Chardonnay
  • Nk’Mip Cellars 2011 Pinot Blanc
  • Nk’Mip Cellars 2011 Pinot Noir
  • Nk’Mip Cellars 2011 QwAM QwMT Chardonnay
  • Nk’Mip Cellars 2011 QwAM QwMT Riesling Icewine
  • Nk’Mip Cellars 2011 Riesling
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2010 Merlot
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Reserve Gewürztraminer
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Reserve Pinot Gris
  • Sandhill Wines 2010 Sandhill Vineyard Small Lots Sangiovese
  • Sandhill Wines 2011 Osprey Ridge Vineyard Small Lots Viognier
  • Sandhill Wines 2012 Sandhill Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc
  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2010 Cabernet Franc
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2010 Pinot Noir 

Bronze (41)

  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2011 Pinot Noir
  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Athene
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Meritage
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Syrah
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2011 Chardonnay
  • Cassini Cellars 2010 Quattro
  • Church & State Wines 2010 Coyote Bowl Cabernet Franc
  • Church & State Wines 2010 Coyote Bowl Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Church & State Wines 2011 Gravelbourg Chardonnay
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2012 Viognier
  • Fort Berens Estate Winery 2011 Meritage
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2012 Dry Rock Vineyard Chardonnay
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2012 Optimum Pinot Gris
  • JoieFarm 2011 En Famille Chardonnay
  • JoieFarm 2012 Muscat
  • JoieFarm 2012 Riesling
  • JoieFarm 2012 Un-Oaked Chardonnay
  • Nk’Mip Cellars 2009 QwAM QwMT Syrah
  • Nk’Mip Cellars 2010 QwAM QwMT Pinot Noir
  • Nk’Mip Cellars 2011 Talon
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery2009 Pinot Noir
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery2011 Mingle
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery2011 Pinot Grigio
  • Peller Estates 2011 Family Select Merlot
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2008 The Legacy
  • Red Rooster Winery 2010 Reserve Meritage
  • Red Rooster Winery 2011 Pinot Noir
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Reserve Rosé
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Reserve Viognier
  • Rocky Creek Winery  Katherine's Sparkle
  • Rocky Creek Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Sandhill Wines 2011 Chardonnay
  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery 2009 Cabernet Franc
  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery 2010 Baco Noir
  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery 2010 Alive
  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery NV Cipes Brut
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2009 Oldfield Series Merlot
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2010 Merlot
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2011 Oldfield Series 2Bench White 

San Francisco International Wine Competition
(San Francisco, California) June 14 to 16, 2013

Fifty two judges from the arenas of retail, restaurant, winemaking, media and consulting from New Zealand to Las Vegas judged 4,539 wines from 1,400 wineries and 30 countries. Best of the Nation awards went to 22 countries, including Canada’s Inniskillin.

Best in Show - Pinot Blanc

  • JoieFarm Winery 2012 Pinot Blanc

Best of Nation - Canada

  • Inniskillin

Gold Medal Award - Series Entry Label Design

  • Serendipity Winery: White Lie, Rosé, Viognier, Pinot Noir, Devil’s Advocate
    Canada Designer: Bekki Draper

Double Gold (10)

  • Church & State Wines 2010 Coyote Bowl Cabernet Franc
  • Church & State Wines 2010 Coyote Bowl Cabernet Merlot
  • Inniskillin Okanagan 2011 Riesling Icewine
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estates 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estates 2012 Reserve Riesling
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Estate Reserve Riesling Icewine
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2010 Talon
  • Quails' Gate Winery 2010 Stewart Family Reserve Chardonnay
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2010 Ping 

Gold (11)

  • Broken Shadow 2010 Wind Station Red
  • Burrowing Owl Vineyards 2010 Merlot
  • Burrowing Owl Vineyards 2011 Sauvignon Blanc
  • Calona Vineyards 2012 Artist Series Sovereign Opal
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Church & State Wines 2009 Coyote Bowl Meritage
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estates 2010 Grand Reserve Meritage
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2009 Compendium
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Estate Reserve Riesling
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2012 Five Vineyards Rosé
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2011 Nelly 

Silver (39)

  • Burrowing Owl Vineyards 2010 Athene
  • Burrowing Owl Vineyards 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Burrowing Owl Vineyards 2010 Syrah
  • Cassini Cellars 2009 Maximus
  • Cassini Cellars 2010 Maximus
  • Cassini Cellars 2010 Quattro
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2011 Platinum Block 5 Chardonnay
  • Church & State Wines 2010 Cabernet Franc
  • Church & State Wines 2011 Gravelbourg Vineyard Chardonnay
  • Ganton & Larsen Prospect Winery 2012 Ogopogo’s Lair
  • Inniskillin Okanagan 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estates 2009 Proprietor’s Grand Reserve Riesling Icewine
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estates 2010 Grand Reserve Cabernet Shiraz Viognier
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estates 2010 SunRock Vineyard Meritage
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estates 2011 Reserve Riesling Icewine
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estates 2012 Reserve Rosé
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estates 2012 Reserve Sauvignon Blanc
  • JoieFarm Winery 2011 EnFamille Reserve Gewürztraminer
  • JoieFarm Winery 2011 Gamay
  • JoieFarm Winery 2012 A Noble Blend
  • JoieFarm Winery 2012 Muscat
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Chardonnay
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Five Vineyards Pinot Grigio
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Select Lot Collection Riesling Icewine
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2009 Meritage
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2009 Syrah
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2011 Riesling Icewine
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery 2009 Reserve Meritage
  • Peller Estates 2011 Family Series Chardonnay
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Reserve Gewürztraminer
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Reserve Pinot Gris
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Riesling
  • Sandhill Wines 2011 Osprey Ridge Vineyard Small Lots Block B11 Chardonnay
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2011 Pinot Gris
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2011 Viognier
  • Serendipity Winery 2009 Premium Bordeaux Blend
  • Serendipity Winery 2009 Private Reserve Merlot
  • Serendipity Winery 2010 Red Serendipity Devil’s Advocate
  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery NV Cipes Brut 

Bronze (56)

  • Black Sage Vineyard 2010 Cabernet Franc
  • Black Sage Vineyard 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Black Sage Vineyard 2010 Merlot
  • Broken Shadow 2011 Weathervane White
  • Burrowing Owl Vineyards 2010 Cabernet Franc
  • Burrowing Owl Vineyards 2010 Chardonnay
  • Burrowing Owl Vineyards 2010 Meritage
  • Burrowing Owl Vineyards 2010 Pinot Noir
  • Calona Vineyards 2012 Artist Series Gewürztraminer
  • Cassini Cellars 2009 Cabernet Franc
  • Cassini Cellars 2010 Godfather
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2010 Merlot
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2012 Riesling
  • Church & State Wines 2010 Coyote Bowl Merlot
  • Church & State Wines 2011 Coyote Bowl Chardonnay
  • Church & State Wines 2012 Cuvée Blanc
  • Church & State Wines 2012 Syrah Rosé
  • Ganton & Larsen Prospect Winery 2011 Birch Canoe
  • Inniskillin Okanagan 2009 Discovery Series Zinfandel
  • Inniskillin Okanagan 2010 Discovery Series Chenin Blanc
  • Inniskillin Okanagan 2011 Merlot
  • Inniskillin Okanagan 2011 Pinot Noir
  • Inniskillin Okanagan 2012 Pinot Grigio
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estates 2008 Gold Series Merlot
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estates 2009 Blanc de Blancs Entourage
  • JoieFarm Winery 2011 EnFamille Reserve Chardonnay
  • JoieFarm Winery 2011 EnFamille Reserve Pinot Noir
  • JoieFarm Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • JoieFarm Winery 2012 Riesling
  • JoieFarm Winery 2012 UnOaked Chardonnay
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2009 Quatrain
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2010 Perpetua
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Estate Reserve Sauvignon Blanc
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Five Vineyards Pinot Blanc
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery 2012 Chardonnay
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery 2012 Pinot Grigio
  • Peller Estates 2011 Family Select Red Bordeaux Blend
  • Quails' Gate Winery 2009 Stewart Family Reserve Pinot Noir
  • Quails' Gate Winery 2011 Chardonnay
  • Quails' Gate Winery 2011 Pinot Noir
  • Quails' Gate Winery 2012 Chenin Blanc
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Bantam
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Reserve Rosé
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Reserve Viognier
  • Sandhill Wines 2010 Sandhill Estate Vineyard Small Lots Sangiovese
  • Sandhill Wines 2011 Osprey Ridge Vineyard Small Lots Viognier
  • Sandhill Wines 2011 Sandhill Estate Vineyard Chardonnay
  • Sandhill Wines 2012 Sandhill Estate Vineyard Rosé
  • Sandhill Wines 2012 Sandhill Estate Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2010 Rover
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2011 Chardonnay
  • Steller’s Jay 2007 Brut
  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery 2010 Baco Noir
  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery 2012 Organic Gewürztraminer 

Lieutenant Governor’s Awards for Excellence in British Columbia Wines
(Victoria, British Columbia) June 2013 

  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Cabernet Franc
  • Calona Vineyards 2011 Artist Series Pinot Noir
  • Church & State Wines 2010 Coyote Bowl Syrah
  • Eau Vivre Winery 2010 Pinot Noir
  • Hester Creek Estate Winery 2010 Block 3 Reserve Cabernet Franc
  • Inniskillin Okanagan Vineyards 2011 Riesling Icewine
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Reserve Viognier
  • Red Rooster Winery 2010 Reserve Syrah
  • Stag's Hollow Winery 2010 Cachet No. 03 Limited Edition
  • Stoneboat Vineyards 2010 Pinot Noir
  • Wild Goose Vineyards and Winery 2012Mystic River Vineyard Pinot Blanc

Mondial des Pinots
(Sierre, Switzerland) August 16 to 18, 2013 

Gold (1)

  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2012 Pinot Gris

Silver (2)

  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2011 Pinot Noir
  • Quails’ Gate Winery 2011 Stewart Family Reserve Pinot Noir

Okanagan Wine Festivals Society BC Wine Awards
October 2013 

Best of British Columbia (3)

  • Dessert: Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2011 Reserve Riesling Icewine
  • Red: See Ya Later Ranch 2010 Rover
  • White: Clos du Soleil 2011 Capella

Gold (21)

  • 50th Parallel Estate 2012 Rosé
  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2010 First Crush Red
  • Clos du Soleil 2011 Capella
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery 2012 Ehrenfelser
  • Hester Creek Estate Winery 2012 Pinot Blanc
  • Inniskillin Okanagan Vineyards 2011 Riesling Icewine
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2010 SunRock Red Meritage
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2011 Reserve Riesling Icewine
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2010 Seven Poplars Merlot
  • Liquidity 2012 Viognier
  • Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery 2012 Gamay
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2009 QwAM QwMT Syrah
  • Quails’ Gate Winery 2011 Stewart Family Reserve Pinot Noir
  • Quails’ Gate Winery 2012 Chenin Blanc
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Pinot Noir
  • Sandhill 2011 Small Lots Syrah Phantom Creek Vineyard
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2010 Rover
  • SpierHead Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Sumac Ridge Estate Winery 2011 Black Sage Vineyard Cabernet Franc
  • Thornhaven Estates Winery 2011 Syrah
  • Thornhaven Estates Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer 

Silver (73)

  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2011 Pinot Noir
  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2011 Solstice Reserve
  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2012 Bacchus
  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2012 First Crush Rosé
  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Baillie-Grohman Estate Winery 2012 Blanc de Noir
  • Bella Wines 2012 Sparkling Chardonnay - Oliver East Side
  • Bella Wines 2012 Sparkling Chardonnay - Oliver West Side
  • Black Hills Estate Winery 2011 Cellar Hand Punch Down Red
  • Black Hills Estate Winery 2011 Syrah
  • Calona Vineyards 2012 Artist Series Pinot Gris
  • Cassini Cellars 2010 Syrah Collector's Series
  • Cassini Cellars 2010 The Godfather
  • Cassini Cellars 2011 Collectors Series Cabernet Franc
  • Cassini Cellars 2011 Quattro Collector's Series
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2010 Shiraz Cabernet
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2012 Ehrenfelser
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • Church & State Wines 2010 Coyote Bowl Series Petit Verdot Malbec
  • Church & State Wines 2011 Chardonnay - Gravelbourg
  • Church & State Wines 2012 Trebella
  • Clos du Soleil Winery 2011 Celestiale
  • Clos du Soleil Winery 2012 Fume Blanc
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2009 Syrah
  • Fort Berens Estate Winery 2011 Meritage
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer Schönburger
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2012 Private Reserve Riesling
  • Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery 2012 Signature Riesling Icewine
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery 2009 Odyssey Traditional Brut
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery 2012 Siegerrebe
  • Inniskillin Okanagan Vineyards 2011 Discovery Series Tempranillo
  • Intersection Estate Winery 2012 Sauvignon Blanc
  • Intrigue Wines 2012 Riesling
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2010 Grand Reserve Cabernet/Shiraz/Viognier
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2010 SunRock Shiraz
  • Kalala Organic Estate Winery 2009 Dostana Merlot
  • Kraze Legz Vineyard and Winery 2012 Shhh.... Icewine Merlot
  • Kraze Legz Vineyard and Winery 2012 The Bee's Knees Pinot Blanc
  • Kraze Legz Vineyard and Winery 2012 The Charleston Chardonnay
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2012 Rosé
  • Mission Hill Family Estate 2012 Five Vineyards Chardonnay
  • Mission Hill Family Estate 2012 Late Harvest Vidal
  • Mission Hill Family Estate 2012 Martin's Lane Riesling
  • Mission Hill Family Estate 2012 Martin's Lane Viognier
  • Mission Hill Family Estate 2012 Reserve Riesling Icewine
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2010 Dead of Night
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2011 Border Vines
  • Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery 2009 Estate Collection Semillon
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2009 QwAM QwMT Meritage
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2010 QwAM QwMT Pinot Noir
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2011 Winemaker's Talon
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard and Winery 2011 Meritage Estate
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2009 Merlot
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Quails’ Gate Winery 2011 Chardonnay
  • Quails’ Gate Winery 2012 Dry Riesling
  • Recline Ridge Vineyards and Winery Ltd. 2011 Hawk's Haven
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Riesling Icewine
  • Sandhill 2010 Small Lots Merlot Single Block C8 Sandhill Estate Vineyard
  • Sandhill 2010 Small Lots two Sandhill Estate Vineyard
  • Sandhill 2012 Small Lots Chardonnay Block B11 Sandhill Estate Vineyard
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • Stag's Hollow Winery & Vineyard 2012 Sauvignon Blanc
  • Sumac Ridge Estate Winery 2005 Steller's Jay Pinnacle
  • Sumac Ridge Estate Winery 2008 Steller's Jay Brut
  • Sunnybrae Vineyards & Winery 2012 Rosé
  • Thornhaven Estates Winery 2012 Decadence
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Volcanic Hills Estate Winery 2009 Eruption
  • Volcanic Hills Estate Winery 2012 Rosé
  • Wild Goose Vineyards and Winery 2011 Merlot
  • Wild Goose Vineyards and Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Wild Goose Vineyards and Winery 2012 Stoney Slope Riesling 

Bronze (84)

  • 50th Parallel Estate 2012 Pinot Gris
  • 50th Parallel Estate 2012 Riesling
  • Ancient Hill Estate Winery 2011 Gewürztraminer
  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2012 Snow Tropics Vidal
  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2012 Solstice Pinot Gris
  • Baillie-Grohman Estate Winery 2011 Merlot Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Bartier Bros. 2011 Syrah
  • Bartier Bros. 2011 The Cowboy Red
  • Bartier Bros. 2011 The Goal
  • Bartier Bros. 2012 Barrel Fermented Chardonnay
  • Bench 1775 2011 Cabernet Merlot
  • Cassini Cellars 2010 Maximus Collector's Series
  • Cassini Cellars 2012 UnOaked Chardonnay
  • Church & State Wines 2009 Coyote Bowl Meritage
  • Church & State Wines 2010 Coyote Bowl Series Syrah
  • Church & State Wines 2012 Viognier
  • Covert Farms Family Estate 2009 Amicitia
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2009 Mirage
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2012 Viognier
  • Dirty Laundry Vineyard 2011 Cabernet Merlot
  • Dirty Laundry Vineyard 2011 Kay-Syrah
  • Dirty Laundry Vineyard 2012 Riesling
  • Fort Berens Estate Winery 2012 Chardonnay
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery 2012 Pinot Auxerrois
  • Heaven's Gate Estate Winery 2011 Pinot Gris
  • Heaven's Gate Estate Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • Hester Creek Estate Winery 2011 Character Red
  • Hester Creek Estate Winery 2011 Merlot Block 2 Reserve
  • Hester Creek Estate Winery 2012 Late Harvest Pinot Blanc
  • Hester Creek Estate Winery 2012 Selected Barrels Cabernet Merlot
  • Hillside Estate Winery 2012 Un-oaked Pinot Gris
  • Intersection Estate Winery 2011 Milepost Red
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2008 Gold Merlot
  • Kalala Organic Estate Winery 2012 3 Cru Traveller
  • Kalala Organic Estate Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Kraze Legz Vineyard and Winery 2011 All That Jazz Red Blend
  • Kraze Legz Vineyard and Winery 2011 The Black Bottom Stomp Merlot Cabernet Franc
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2010 Seven Poplars Pinot Noir
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2011 Meritage
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2012 Pinot Blanc
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2012 Viognier
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards NV Fortified Muscat
  • Lang Vineyards 2011 Merlot
  • Lang Vineyards 2012 Farm Reserve Riesling
  • Mission Hill Family Estate 2011 Reserve Chardonnay
  • Mission Hill Family Estate 2011 Reserve Pinot Noir
  • Mission Hill Family Estate 2012 Five Vineyards Sauvignon Blanc
  • Moraine Estate Winery 2011 Red Mountain
  • Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery 2009 Family Reserve Pinot Noir
  • Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery 2011 Riesling
  • Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery 2012 UnOaked Chardonnay
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2012 QwAM QwMT Riesling Icewine
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2012 Winemaker's Riesling
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard and Winery 2011 Chardonnay Reserve
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard and Winery 2012 Pinot Grigio
  • Painted Rock Estate Winery 2011 Estate Grown Red Icon
  • Peller Estates Okanagan 2012 Family Series Pinot Gris
  • Perseus Winery and Vineyards 2010 Invictus
  • Perseus Winery and Vineyards 2010 Tempus Syrah
  • Perseus Winery and Vineyards 2011 Cabernet Shiraz
  • Perseus Winery and Vineyards 2012 Viognier
  • Prospect Winery 2012 Origins Map Merlot Icewine
  • Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery 2009 Alagria
  • Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery 2009 Obra-Prima
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Reserve Pinot Gris
  • Robin Ridge Winery 2011 Chardonnay
  • Sandhill 2012 Chardonnay Sandhill Estate Vineyard
  • Sandhill 2012 Pinot Gris Hidden Terrace Vineyard
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2011 Pinot Noir
  • SpierHead Winery 2011 Pinot Noir
  • Stoneboat Vineyards 2011 Pinot Noir
  • Sumac Ridge Estate Winery 2012 Private Reserve Pinot Grigio
  • Sumac Ridge Estate Winery 2012 Private Reserve Sauvignon Blanc
  • The View Winery 2012 Riesling
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2010 Oldfield Series 2Bench Red
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • Volcanic Hills Estate Winery 2010 Pinot Noir
  • Volcanic Hills Estate Winery 2010 Reserve Pinot Noir
  • Volcanic Hills Estate Winery 2011 Magma Red
  • Volcanic Hills Estate Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Wayne Gretzky Okanagan 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon Syrah
  • Wayne Gretzky Okanagan 2012 Chardonnay
  • Wild Goose Vineyards and Winery 2012 Mystic River Pinot Gris 

Intervin International Wine Awards
August 2013 

British Columbia Winery of the Year

  • Painted Rock Estate Winery

Winery of the Year Finalists

  • Church & State Wines
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery
  • Nk'Mip Cellars
  • Painted Rock Estate Winery
  • Wild Goose Vineyards & Winery

#1 – Gold (3)

  • #1 SPARKLE Steller's Jay 2008 Brut
  • #1 SWEET Inniskillin Okanagan Vineyards 2011 Riesling Icewine
  • #1 WHITE Tyler Harlton Wines 2012 Viognier Pinot Gris

Best Value - Silver (3)

  • Ganton & Larsen Prospect Winery 2012 Ogopogo's Lair Pinot Grigio
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2012 Five Vineyards Pinot Grigio
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2012 Five Vineyards Rosé

Best Value – Honours (4)

  • Gray Monk Estate Winery 2011 Riesling
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2012 Reserve Rosé
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2012 Five Vineyards Pinot Blanc
  • Sumac Ridge Estate Winery 2012 Private Reserve Pinot Grigio

Gold (13)

  • Church & State Wines 2012 Viognier
  • Church & State Wines 2012 Trebella
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2009 Compendium
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2012 QwAM QwMT Riesling Icewine
  • Painted Rock Estate Winery 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Painted Rock Estate Winery 2009 Syrah
  • Painted Rock Estate Winery 2010 Syrah
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Quails' Gate Winery 2012 Chenin Blanc
  • Quails' Gate Winery 2012 Dry Riesling
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2009 Oldfield Series Pinot Noir
  • Wild Goose Vineyards & Winery 2012 Mystic River Vineyard Pinot Blanc
  • Wild Goose Vineyards & Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer

Silver (51)

  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2012 Bacchus
  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Baillie-Grohman Estate Winery 2011 Merlot Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Baillie-Grohman Estate Winery 2011 Pinot Noir
  • Burrowing Owl Vineyards 2009 Athene
  • Burrowing Owl Vineyards 2010 Athene
  • Burrowing Owl Vineyards 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Burrowing Owl Vineyards 2010 Pinot Noir
  • Cassini Cellars 2009 Chardonnay
  • Cassini Cellars 2010 The Godfather
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2012 Platinum Viognier
  • Church & State Wines 2009 Coyote Bowl Meritage
  • Clos du Soleil Winery 2010 Signature Red Meritage
  • Clos du Soleil Winery 2012 Grower's Series Pinot Blanc
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery 2010 Odyssey Meritage
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery 2010 Odyssey Merlot
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery 2011 Odyssey White Brut
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Hester Creek Estate Winery 2010 Cabernet Franc Block 3 Reserve
  • Hester Creek Estate Winery 2011 Character Red
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2010 Grand Reserve Meritage
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2011 Reserve Riesling Icewine
  • Kraze Legz Vineyard and Winery 2011 The Black Bottom Stomp Merlot/Cabernet Franc
  • Kraze Legz Vineyard and Winery 2012 Shh… Merlot Icewine
  • Kraze Legz Vineyard and Winery 2012 Speakeasy Rosé
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2009 Quatrain
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Chardonnay Reserve
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Martin's Lane Pinot Noir
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Pinot Noir Reserve
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2011 Touriga Nacional
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2010 QwAM QwMT Pinot Noir
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2010 Winemaker's Merlot
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2011 Winemaker's Riesling
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard and Winery 2012 Pinot Grigio
  • Painted Rock Estate Winery 2009 Red Icon
  • Painted Rock Estate Winery 2012 Chardonnay
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2008 The Legacy
  • Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery 2009 Alagria
  • River Stone Estate Winery 2010 Cornerstone
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2010 Ping
  • Stag's Hollow Winery & Vineyard 2011 Cabernet Franc
  • Stag's Hollow Winery & Vineyard 2012 Sauvignon Blanc
  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery 1998 Cipes Ariel
  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery 2011 Merlot Icewine
  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery 2011 Syrah Icewine
  • Therapy Vineyards 2012 Fizzio Therapy
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2009 Oldfield Series Merlot
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2011 Merlot
  • Wild Goose Vineyards & Winery 2012 Autumn Gold
  • Wild Goose Vineyards & Winery 2012 Pinot Gris

Honours (95)

  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2011 Pinot Noir
  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2011 Zweigelt
  • Bench 1775 Winery 2011 Cabernet Merlot
  • Bench 1775 Winery 2011 Whistler Merlot Icewine
  • Bench 1775 Winery 2011 Whistler Sauvignon Blanc Icewine
  • Black Hills Estate Winery 2012 Sauvignon Blanc/Semillon
  • Black Sage Vineyard 2007 Pipe
  • Broken Shadows 2010 Wind Station Red
  • Burrowing Owl Vineyards 2009 Merlot
  • Burrowing Owl Vineyards 2009 Syrah
  • Burrowing Owl Vineyards 2010 Cabernet Franc
  • Burrowing Owl Vineyards 2010 Meritage
  • Burrowing Owl Vineyards 2011 Chardonnay
  • Burrowing Owl Vineyards 2011 Sauvignon Blanc
  • Cassini Cellars 2009 Cabernet Franc
  • Cassini Cellars 2009 Syrah
  • Cassini Cellars 2010 Quattro
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2012 Platinum Riesling Block 3
  • Church & State Wines 2009 Quintessential
  • Church & State Wines 2010 Coyote Bowl Syrah
  • Church & State Wines 2012 Syrah Rosé
  • Clos du Soleil Winery 2011 Célestiale
  • Clos du Soleil Winery 2012 Rosé
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery 2010 Odyssey Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery 2011 Reflection
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery 2012 Rotberger
  • Hester Creek Estate Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Inniskillin Okanagan Vineyards 2009 Discovery Series Zinfandel
  • Inniskillin Okanagan Vineyards 2010 Dark Horse Vineyard Meritage
  • Inniskillin Okanagan Vineyards 2011 Dark Horse Pinot Noir
  • Inniskillin Okanagan Vineyards 2011 Discovery Series Zinfandel
  • Inniskillin Okanagan Vineyards 2012 Pinot Grigio
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2009 Entourage
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2010 Grand Reserve Cabernet/Shiraz/Viognier
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2010 SunRock Vineyard Meritage
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2010 SunRock Vineyard Shiraz
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2011 Grand Reserve Chardonnay
  • Kraze Legz Vineyard and Winery 2011 All That Jazz Merlot Cabernet Franc
  • Kraze Legz Vineyard and Winery 2012 The Bee's Knees Pinot Blanc
  • Kraze Legz Vineyard and Winery 2012 The Charleston Chardonnay
  • Little Straw Vineyards Estate Winery 2011 Cuvée Blanc
  • Little Straw Vineyards Estate Winery 2012 La Petite Paille Sauvignon Blanc
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2010 Shiraz Reserve
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Riesling Icewine Reserve
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2011 Border Vines
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2011 Contraband Syrah
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2011 Dead of Night
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2011 Petit Verdot
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2011 Pinot Noir
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2011 Syrah
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2012 Afraid of the Dark
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2012 Nothing to Declare Rosé
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2009 QwAM QwMT Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2009 QwAM QwMT Meritage
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2009 QwAM QwMT Merlot
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2009 QwAM QwMT Syrah
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2010 QwAM QwMT Chardonnay
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2011 QwAM QwMT Chardonnay
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2011 Winemaker's Pinot Blanc
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2012 Winemaker's Pinot Blanc
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2012 Winemaker's Riesling
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard and Winery 2009 Meritage Reserve
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard and Winery 2011 Chardonnay
  • Painted Rock Estate Winery 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Painted Rock Estate Winery 2010 Red Icon
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2010 Cabernet Franc
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2010 Merlot
  • Quails' Gate Winery 2009 Stewart Family Reserve Pinot Noir
  • Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery 2009 Merlot Cabernet
  • Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery 2010 Malbec
  • Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery 2011 Chardonnay
  • River Stone Estate Winery 2011 Cabernet Franc
  • River Stone Estate Winery 2011 Merlot
  • River Stone Estate Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Sage Hills Vineyard and Winery 2012 Syrah Rosé
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2010 Rover
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2011 Chardonnay
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2012 Nelly
  • Stag's Hollow Winery & Vineyard 2010 Syrah
  • Stag's Hollow Winery & Vineyard 2011 Renaissance Merlot
  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery Cipes Rosé
  • The View Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer Reserve
  • Therapy Vineyards 2011 Freudian Sip White Blend
  • Therapy Vineyards 2012 Sauvignon Blanc
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2010 Oldfield Series 2Bench Red
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2010 Oldfield Series Cabernet Franc
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2010 Pinot Noir
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2011 Cabernet Franc
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2012 Chardonnay
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2012 Oldfield Series 2Bench White
  • Tyler Harlton Wines 2011 Cabernet Merlot
  • Wild Goose Vineyards & Winery 2011 Merlot
  • Wild Goose Vineyards & Winery 2012 God's Mountain Riesling 

Vancouver Magazine Wine Awards
October 2013 

Best of Category

  • Poplar Grove Winery 2012 Blanc de Noirs

Category Wins

  • Calona Vineyards 2012 Artist Series Unoaked Chardonnay
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2011 Platinum Block 2 Pinot Noir
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2010 Shiraz Cabernet
  • Church & State Wines 2011 Coyote Bowl Chardonnay
  • Church & State Wines 2010 Coyote Bowl Syrah
  • Church & State Wines 2012 Trebella
  • Clos du Soleil Winery 2012 Rosé
  • Clos du Soleil Winery 2010 Signature
  • Eau Vivre Winery & Vineyards 2011 Cabernet Franc
  • Eau Vivre Winery & Vineyards 2011 Chardonnay
  • Haywire 2011 Gamay Noir Rosé
  • Haywire 2011 Pinot Noir
  • Haywire 2011 The Bub
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2009 SunRock Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2012 Pinot Blanc
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2012 Five Vineyards Rosé
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2012 Martin’s Lane Viognier
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2012 Martin's Lane Riesling
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2010 Perpetua
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2009 Quatrain
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2012 Reserve Riesling
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2012 Reserve Riesling Icewine
  • Nk’Mip Cellars 2012 QwAM QwMT Riesling Icewine
  • Nk’Mip Cellars 2011 Talon
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2010 Merlot
  • Quails’ Gate Winery 2011 Stewart Family Reserve Pinot Noir
  • Thornhaven Estates Winery 2012 Gewurztraminer

WineAlign National Wine Awards of Canada
June 2013 

Platinum (6)

  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Meritage
  • Meyer Family Vineyards 2011 McLean Creek Chardonnay McLean Creek Vineyard
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2009 Compendium
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Reserve Riesling
  • Painted Rock Estate Winery 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Quails' Gate Winery 2011 Stewart Family Reserve Chardonnay

Gold (20)

  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2009 Platinum Syrah
  • Clos du Soleil Winery 2010 Signature
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery N/V Ambassador Port
  • Howling Bluff Estate Winery2012 Sauvignon Blanc
  • Laughing Stock Vineyards Syrah 2011
  • Liquidity Wines 2012 Viognier
  • Meyer Family Vineyards 2011 Pinot Noir Reimer Family Vineyard
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2010 Perpetua Osoyoos Vineyard Estate
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Reserve Chardonnay
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery Reserve Riesling Icewine 2011
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2010 Border Vines
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2011 Touriga Nacional
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2012 Afraid of the Dark
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2010 QwAM QwMT Pinot Noir
  • Peller Estates 2012 Family Select Pinot Blanc
  • Perseus Winery 2011 Cabernet Shiraz
  • Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery 2009 Cabernet Franc
  • Red Rooster Winery 2011 Reserve Meritage
  • Tantalus Vineyards Riesling 2012
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2010 Cabernet Franc

Silver (130)

  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2010 First Crush Red
  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2011 Zweigelt
  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2012 First Crush White
  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2012 Gewurztraminer
  • Baillie-Grohman Estate Winery 2011 Chardonnay Baillie-Grohman Vineyard
  • Baillie-Grohman Estate Winery 2012 Gewurztraminer Creston Valley Vineyards
  • Bartier Bros. 2012 Semillon Cerqueira Vineyard
  • Bella Sparkling Wines 2012 East Side Chardonnay
  • Black Sage Vineyard 2007 Pipe
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Athene
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Cabernet Franc
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Syrah
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2011 Chardonnay
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2011 Sauvignon Blanc
  • Calona Vineyards 2011 Artist Series Pinot Gris
  • Cassini Cellars 2010 Quattro
  • Cassini Cellars 2010 the Godfather
  • Cassini Cellars 2011 Cabernet Franc Collector Series Bella Vineyard
  • Cassini Cellars Collector Series 2010 Syrah
  • Cassini Cellars Collectors Series 2011 Syrah
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2010 Merlot
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2010 Pinot Noir
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2012 Platinum Viognier
  • Clos du Soleil Winery 2011 Celestiale
  • Covert Farms Family Estate 2010 The Bluff
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2011 Gamay
  • Eau Vivre Winery & Vineyards2010 Pinot Noir
  • Ganton & Larsen Prospect Winery 2011 The Census Count Chardonnay
  • Gold Hill Winery 2011 Syrah II
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery2012 Rotberger
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery2012 Siegerrebe
  • Inniskillin Okanagan Vineyards 2009 Discovery Series Zinfandel
  • Inniskillin Okanagan Vineyards 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Inniskillin Okanagan Vineyards 2011 Merlot
  • Inniskillin Okanagan Vineyards 2011 Pinot Noir Dark Horse Vineyard
  • Inniskillin Okanagan Vineyards 2011 Riesling Icewine
  • Intrigue Wines 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Intrigue Wines 2012 Twelve
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2010 Grand Reserve Cabernet/Shiraz/Viognier
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2010 Shiraz SunRock Vineyard
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2011 Reserve Riesling Icewine
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate Entourage 2009 Grand Reserve Sparkling Chardonnay
  • JoieFarm 2011 En Famille Reserve Chardonnay
  • JoieFarm 2011 Gamay
  • JoieFarm 2011 Pinot Noir
  • JoieFarm 2012 Muscat
  • JoieFarm 2012 Noble Blend
  • JoieFarm 2012 Pinot Blanc
  • JoieFarm 2012 Riesling
  • Kraze Legz Vineyard and Winery The Bee's Knees 2012 Pinot Blanc
  • Kraze Legz Vineyard and Winery The Charleston 2012 Chardonnay
  • Kraze Legz Vineyard and Winery The Lindy Hop 2012 White Blend
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2012 Pinot Blanc
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2012 Seven Poplars Sauvignon Blanc
  • Laughing Stock Vineyards Blind Trust White 2012
  • Laughing Stock Vineyards Pinot Gris 2012
  • Meyer Family Vineyards 2011 McLean Creek Pinot Noir McLean Creek Vineyard
  • Meyer Family Vineyards 2011 Tribute Series Chardonnay Old Main Road Vineyard
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Reserve Pinot Noir
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2012 Martin's Lane Riesling
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery SLC Riesling Icewine 2011
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2010 Dead of Night
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2011 Petit Verdot
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2011 Syrah
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2009 QwAM QwMT Merlot
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2010 Talon
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2012 QwAM QwMT Riesling Icewine
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery2009 Meritage Reserve
  • Okanagan Crush Pad 2010 Haywire Pinot Noir
  • Okanagan Crush Pad 2011 Bartier Scholefield Red
  • Okanagan Crush Pad 2011 Haywire Gamay Noir
  • Okanagan Crush Pad 2012 Haywire Pinot Blanc
  • Okanagan Crush Pad Haywire 2011 The Bub
  • Orofino Vineyards 2010 Beleza
  • Orofino Vineyards 2011 Home Vineyard Pinot Noir
  • Orofino Vineyards 2011 Riesling
  • Orofino Vineyards 2011 Scout Vineyard Syrah
  • Orofino Vineyards 2012 Gamay Celentano Vineyard
  • Orofino Vineyards 2012 Old Vines Home Vineyard Riesling
  • Painted Rock Estate Winery 2010 Merlot
  • Painted Rock Estate Winery 2010 Syrah
  • Painted Rock Estate Winery 2011 Chardonnay
  • Perseus Winery 2009 Invictus
  • Platinum Bench Estate Winery 2011 Gamay Noir Platinum Bench Vineyard
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2010 Syrah
  • Quails' Gate Winery 2011 Totally Botrytis Affected Optima
  • Quails' Gate Winery 2012 Chenin Blanc
  • Red Rooster Winery 2011 Pinot Noir
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Gewurztraminer
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Reserve Pinot Gris
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Reserve Rose
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Reserve Viognier
  • Red Rooster Winery 2012 Riesling
  • Sandhill 2010 Small Lots Merlot Single Block C8 Sandhill Estate Vineyard
  • Sandhill 2011 Small Lots Syrah Phantom Creek Vineyard
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2011 Pinot Gris
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2011 Riesling
  • Serendipity Winery 2009 Private Reserve Estate Merlot
  • Sperling Vineyards 2008 Sparkling Brut
  • Sperling Vineyards 2011 Late Harvest Gewürztraminer
  • Sperling Vineyards 2011 Old Vines Riesling
  • Sperling Vineyards 2012 Pinot Gris
  • SpierHead Winery 2010 Vanguard
  • SpierHead Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Stag's Hollow Winery 2010 Syrah
  • Stag's Hollow Winery 2011 Tempranillo Stag's Hollow Vineyard
  • Stag's Hollow Winery 2012 Sauvignon Blanc
  • Sumac Ridge Estate Winery 2011 Cellar Selection Merlot
  • Sumac Ridge Estate Winery 2012 Private Reserve UnOaked Chardonnay
  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery 2009 Cabernets
  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery 2011 Syrah Icewine
  • Tantalus Vineyards Pinot Noir 2010
  • Therapy Vineyards 2009 Merlot
  • Therapy Vineyards 2012 Sauvignon Blanc
  • Thornhaven Estates Winery 2012 Gewurztraminer
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2009 Oldfield Series Pinot Noir
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2012 Oldfield Series 2Bench White
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Upper Bench Estate Winery 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Upper Bench Estate Winery 2011 Chardonnay
  • Van Westen Vineyards 2012 Vicicle Granite Ridge
  • Van Westen Vineyards 2012 Vino Grigio Homelot
  • Volcanic Hills Estate Winery 2008 Syrah
  • Volcanic Hills Estate Winery 2011 Magma Red
  • Volcanic Hills Estate Winery 2012 Rose
  • Volcanic Hills Estate Winery 2012 Single Vineyard Gewürztraminer
  • Wild Goose Vineyards 2012 Gewurztraminer Mystic River
  • Wild Goose Vineyards 2012 Pinot Gris Mystic River

Bronze (167)

  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2011 Solstice Reserve Suncrest Vineyard
  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2012 First Crush Rosé
  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Arrowleaf Cellars 2012 Solstice Pinot Gris Suncrest Vineyard
  • Baillie-Grohman Estate Winery 2012 Blanc de Noirs Baillie-Grohman Vineyard
  • Bartier Bros. 2011 Syrah Cerqueira Vineyard
  • Bartier Bros. 2011 The Goal Cerqueira Vineyard
  • Bartier Bros. 2012 Barrel Fermented Chardonnay Cerqueira Vineyard
  • Bartier Bros. 2012 UnOaked Chardonnay Cerqueira Vineyard
  • Bella Sparkling Wines 2012 Gamay Noir
  • Bella Sparkling Wines 2012 West Side Chardonnay
  • Broken Shadow 2011 Weathervane White
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Chardonnay
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2010 Pinot Noir
  • Cassini Cellars 2010 Maximus
  • Cassini Cellars 2011 Maximus Collector Series
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2010 Cabernet Merlot
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2010 Platinum Pinot Noir Home Block
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2010 Shiraz Cabernet
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2011 Platinum Chardonnay Block 5
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2012 Ehrenfelser
  • CedarCreek Estate Winery 2012 Riesling
  • Clos du Soleil Winery 2012 Fume Blanc
  • Covert Farms Family Estate 2009 Amicitia
  • Covert Farms Family Estate 2012 Rosé
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2008 Mirage
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2012 Gewurztraminer
  • Desert Hills Estate Winery 2012 Viognier
  • Eau Vivre Winery & Vineyards2011 Chardonnay
  • Eau Vivre Winery & Vineyards2012 Riesling
  • Fort Berens Estate Winery2012 Pinot Gris
  • Ganton & Larsen Prospect Winery 2009 Haynes Barn Merlot Cabernet
  • Ganton & Larsen Prospect Winery 2009 Regatta #1 Red
  • Ganton & Larsen Prospect Winery 2011 Ogopogo's Lair Pinot Grigio
  • Gold Hill Winery 2011 Merlot II
  • Gold Hill Winery 2011 Pinot Noir
  • Gold Hill Winery 2012 Gewurztraminer II
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery2010 Odyssey Meritage
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery2012 Ehrenfelser
  • Gray Monk Estate Winery2012 Kerner
  • Gray Monk Estate WineryOdyssey 2009 Traditional Brut
  • Harper's Trail Estate Winery2012 Late Harvest Riesling Thadd Springs Vineyard
  • Harper's Trail Estate Winery2012 Pinot Gris Thadd Springs Vineyard
  • Hester Creek Estate Winery 2011 Character Red
  • Hester Creek Estate Winery 2012 Late Harvest Pinot Banc
  • Hester Creek Estate Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Hester Creek Estate Winery 2012 Trebbiano
  • Hillside Winery & Bistro2010 Mosaic
  • Hillside Winery & Bistro2012 K White Blend
  • Hillside Winery & Bistro2012 Pinot Gris Un-oaked
  • Howling Bluff Estate Winery2010 Pinot Noir Summa Quies Vineyard
  • Howling Bluff Estate Winery2010 Sin Cera Summa Quies Vineyard
  • Howling Bluff Estate Winery2012 Pinot Gris
  • Inniskillin Okanagan Vineyards 2012 Pinot Grigio
  • Intrigue Wines 2012 Gewurztraminer
  • Intrigue Wines 2012 Riesling - Two Wong's Make a White
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2008 Gold Series Merlot
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2009 Grand Reserve Riesling Icewine
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2010 Gold Series Cabernet Sauvignon SunRock Vineyard
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2010 Grand Reserve Red Meritage
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2010 Meritage SunRock Vineyards
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2011 Grand Reserve Chardonnay
  • Jackson-Triggs Okanagan Estate 2012 Reserve Sauvignon Blanc
  • JoieFarm 2011 PTG
  • JoieFarm 2012 Chardonnay
  • JoieFarm 2012 Think Pink Rosé
  • Kraze Legz Vineyard and Winery Shhh... 2012 Merlot Icewine
  • Kraze Legz Vineyard and Winery Speakeasy 2012 Rose'
  • Kraze Legz Vineyard and Winery The Black Bottom Stomp 2010 Merlot / Cabernet Franc
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2009 Tempest
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2010 Seven Poplars Pinot Noir
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2011 Seven Poplars Chardonnay
  • Lake Breeze Vineyards 2012 Viognier
  • Lang Vineyards 2011 Rosé
  • Meyer Family Vineyards 2011 Okanagan Valley Pinot Noir
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2009 Quatrain
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2010 Reserve Shiraz
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery 2011 Martin's Lane Pinot Noir
  • Mission Hill Family Estate Winery Five Vineyards Rosé 2012
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2011 Contraband Syrah Bartsch Vineyard
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2011 Dead of Night
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2011 Merlot
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2011 Pinot Noir
  • Moon Curser Vineyards 2012 Nothing to Declare Rosé
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2009 QwAM QwMT Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2009 QwAM QwMT Syrah
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2010 Winemaker's Merlot
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2011 Winemaker's Chardonnay
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2011 Winemaker's Riesling
  • Nk'Mip Cellars 2012 Winemaker's Rosé
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery2009 The One Sparkling Wine
  • Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery2010 Pinot Noir
  • Okanagan Crush Pad 2011 Bartier Scholefield White
  • Okanagan Crush Pad 2011 Haywire Canyonview Pinot Noir Canyonview Vineyard
  • Okanagan Crush Pad 2011 Haywire Chardonnay Canyonview Vineyard
  • Okanagan Crush Pad 2011 Haywire Gamay Noir Rosé
  • Okanagan Crush Pad 2012 Haywire Pinot Gris
  • Orofino Vineyards 2010 Petit Verdot Hendsbee Vineyard
  • Painted Rock Estate Winery 2009 Merlot
  • Painted Rock Estate Winery 2009 Red Icon
  • Painted Rock Estate Winery 2009 Syrah
  • Painted Rock Estate Winery 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Painted Rock Estate Winery 2010 Red Icon
  • Perseus Winery 2011 Merlot
  • Perseus Winery 2011 Pinot Gris
  • Platinum Bench Estate Winery 2012 Pinot Gris
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2009 Merlot
  • Poplar Grove Winery 2010 Cabernet Franc
  • Quails' Gate Winery 2011 Chardonnay
  • Quails' Gate Winery 2011 Pinot Noir
  • Quails' Gate Winery 2012 Dry Riesling
  • Quails' Gate Winery 2012 Gewurztraminer
  • Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery 2008 Obra-Prima
  • Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery 2009 Alagria
  • Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery 2010 Malbec
  • Quinta Ferreira Estate Winery 2011 Chardonnay
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2010 Ping
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2010 Pinot Noir
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2010 Rover
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2011 Chardonnay
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2011 Hunny - Late Harvest Riesling
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2011 Nelly
  • See Ya Later Ranch 2012 Gewurztraminer
  • Serendipity Winery 2010 Devil's Advocate
  • Serendipity Winery 2012 Sauvignon Blanc
  • Sperling Vineyards 2010 Old Vines Riesling
  • Sperling Vineyards 2011 Pinot Noir
  • Sperling Vineyards 2012 Market White
  • SpierHead Winery 2011 Pinot Noir
  • SpierHead Winery 2012 Riesling
  • SpierHead Winery 2012 Rosé
  • Stag's Hollow Winery 2010 Cachet No. 03 Stag's Hollow Vineyard
  • Stag's Hollow Winery 2010 Renaissance Pinot Noir
  • Stag's Hollow Winery 2012 Viognier Balwant's Vineyard
  • Sumac Ridge Estate Winery 2008 Steller's Jay Methode Classique Brut
  • Sumac Ridge Estate Winery 2012 Private Reserve Gewurztraminer
  • Sumac Ridge Estate Winery 2012 Private Reserve Pinot Grigio
  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery 1998 Cipes Ariel
  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery 2009 Organic Cabernet Franc
  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery 2010 Alive Red
  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery 2011 Merlot Icewine
  • Summerhill Pyramid Winery 2012 Riesling
  • Therapy Vineyards 2012 Fizzio Therapy Blanc
  • Therapy Vineyards 2012 Gewurztraminer
  • Therapy Vineyards 2012 Pink Freud
  • Thornhaven Estates Winery 2010 Syrah
  • Thornhaven Estates Winery 2012 Rosé
  • Thornhaven Estates Winery 2012 Tortured Grape
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2009 Oldfield Series Syrah
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2010 Merlot
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2010 Oldfield Series Cabernet Franc
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2010 Pinot Noir
  • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards 2012 Chardonnay
  • Upper Bench Estate Winery 2011 Merlot
  • Upper Bench Estate Winery 2012 Pinot Blanc
  • Upper Bench Estate Winery 2012 Riesling
  • Van Westen Vineyards 2009 Voluptuous
  • Van Westen Vineyards 2010 V
  • Van Westen Vineyards 2012 Vivacious Homelot
  • Van Westen Vineyards/Dibello Wines 2011 Pinot Noir Granite Ridge
  • Volcanic Hills Estate Winery 2012 Gewürztraminer
  • Volcanic Hills Estate Winery 2012 Magma White
  • Wild Goose Vineyards 2012 Autumn Gold
  • Wild Goose Vineyards 2012 God's Mountain Riesling
  • Wild Goose Vineyards 2012 Pinot Blanc Mystic River
  • Wild Goose Vineyards 2012 Riesling
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