January 28, 2013
The San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition is the largest competition of American wines in the world, pulling in more than 5,500 entries. This year, six brands in the Wine Sisterhood family brought home medals – including four Gold medals and one Double Gold!
Held over four days, the judging began on January 8 with the sweepstakes (selecting the best of the best) on January 11. After the judges chose their silver, gold and double gold wines, a select group of winners participated in the annual public tasting event on February 16th in San Francisco.
Here are some of the awards our wines brought home from the competition:
Middle Sister Wines
Surfer Chick Sauvignon Blanc – Gold
Rebel Red Blend – Bronze
Mischief Maker Cabernet Sauvignon – Silver
Drama Queen Pinot Grigio – Bronze
Forever Cool Merlot – Silver
Monogamy Cabernet Sauvignon – Bronze
PromisQous Red Blend – Double Gold
Purple Cowboy Wines
Trail Boss Cabernet Sauvignon – Bronze
Night Rider Merlot – Gold
Tenacious Red Blend – Silver
Deep Purple Wines
Deep Purple Zinfandel – Gold
Wine Sisterhood Wines
Courageous Cabernet Sauvignon – Silver
Savvy Chardonnay – Gold
View the full list of winners.
Ever wonder how judges determine what wines receive what medals or what it’s like to taste that much wine?!? Our friend Tim McDonald, one of the most sought-after wine judges in the business, gave us a behind-the-scenes look into the wine-judging world in this episode of Wine Sisterhood TV.
Can’t find some of our award winners in your local store? Our online Wine Shop has all of our brands in stock.