Gold & Silver Medals at the 2016 Sunset International Wine Competition
We are thrilled to announce our Gold & Silver Medal winners from the Sunset International Wine Competition held at Sunset’s new Cornerstone Sonoma campus on April 25 and 26. The judging was conducted by 50 of the most respected wine experts in the West, led by honorary chairs Joel Peterson, founder and winemaker, Ravenswood; and Sara Schneider, Sunset’s Wine Editor. There were 3000 entries from the United States and around the world.
Gold Medal Winner
- 2012 Suendero This Meritage bottling features aromas and flavors of dark fruit leading into structured tannins for a long finish.
$54.00/retail; $43.20/Wine Club
Silver Medal Winners
- 2012 Syrée A full-bodied blend featuring aromas of dark cherries and figs with notes of cherry and a smooth, structured finish.
$42.00/retail; $33.60/Wine Club
- 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon - Estate Full-bodied and structured with rich dark fruit aromas, hints of fine tobacco and chewy tannins on the finish.
$24.00/retail; $19.20/Wine Club