2016 Award Winners

LAWineFest Popular Choice Award winners.

Honorable Mentions were awarded for excitingly tight races. Congrats to all!

Pinot Noir: Winner:  Wedell Cellars 2011 Fiddlestix Vineyard, The Barn Find; Honorable Mention: Cloak and Dagger Wines 2012 “Foggy Bottom Reserve

Red –  Blend/Other: Winner: Epiphany Wine Co, 2011 Gypsy; Honorable Mention: Eagle Eye Wines, 2010 Infatuation

Cabernet Sauvignon: Clayhouse Wines – 2013 Clayhouse Estate Cabernet Sauvignon

Zinfandel: Vino Noceto – 2012 Original Grandpere Zinfandel

Syrah; Lucky Dogg Winery – 2014 Brady’s Blend Syrah

Rosé – Winner: Sleeping Indian Vineyard, 2015 Rosé of Sangiovese; Honorable Mention: Herzog Wine Cellars, 2015 Baron Herzog Rose of Cabernet Sauvignon

Chardonnay: Winner: Vinemark Cellars, 2012 Chardonnay Santa Lucia Highlands; Honorable Mention: Navarro Vineyards, 2013 Chardonnay, Mendocino

Sauvignon Blanc: Leese-Fitch 2014 Sauvignon Blanc

White – Other: Winner: Holman Cellars – 2015 Bacchus; Honorable Mention: Schlossadler, presenting Los Andes Torrontes

Sparkling: Vina Sympatica Sparkling White

Riesling: King Frosch –Dry Riesling Classic