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2005 Results

2006 Results

September 24, 2007, Denver, Colorado

The Denver International Wine Competition took place on Saturday and September 15 & 16, 2007 at The Warwick Denver Hotel.

Thank you to all of the wineries that participated this year. We received 485 entrees.

Congratulations to the winners!


2007 Label Competition Winners

Wine Label Design
Gold: Christiano Family Vineyards, North Fork of Long Island
Silver: The Winery At Holly Cross Abbey, American Riesling (NV), Colorado
Bronze: Merry Cellars, Washington State Crimson Red Wine 2005, WAWine

Label Series Design
Gold: Marlargo Wines, South Australia
Silver: Bonacquisti Wine Company, Colorado
Bronze: Marlargo Wines, Fingers Crossed series, South Australia

2007 Medal Winning Wines

Sparkling Wine
Gold: Barefoot Winery, Barefoot Bubbly, Premuim Extra Dry, NV, California
Gold: Gloria Ferrrer, Blanc de Noirs NV, Sonoma, CA
Silver: Domaine St Michelle, Frizzante NV, Columbia Valley, WA
Bronze: Domaine St Michelle, Blanc De Noir NV, Columbia Valley, WA

White Table Wine
Gold: Dunham Cellars, Four Legged White 2006, Columbia Valley, WA
Silver: Montevina, Terrad'Oro Moscato 2005, California
Bronze: Quady Winery, Deviation NV, California

White Dessert Wine
Gold: Gangl Wines, Pinot Blanc 2004, Austria
Silver: Wolffer Estate Vineyards, Late Harvest Chardonnay 2006, Long Island, NY
Bronze: Bonacquisti Wine Company, Muscat Blanc 2006, Clarksburg, CA

Pinot Grigio & Pinot Gris
Gold: Bridgeview Vineyards, "Blue Moon" Pinot Gris 2006, Oregon
Gold: Maso Canali, Pinot Grigio 2006, Trentino, Italy
Gold: Redwood Creek, Pinot Grigio 2005, California
Silver: Ecco, Domani Pinot Grigio 2006, Delle Venezie, Italy
Bronze: Erath Vineyards, Pinot Gris 2006, Oregon
Bronze: Gallo Family Winery, Pinot Gris 2006, Sonoma, CA

Sauvignon Blanc
Gold: Nobilo, Regional Collection Sauvignon Blanc 2006, Marlborough, NZ
Silver: White Oak Vineyard & Winery, Sauvignon Blanc 2006, Russian River Valley, CA
Bronze: Parducci, Sauvignon Blanc 2006, California

Sauvignon Blanc Premium
Gold: Hagafen Cellars, Sauvignon Blanc 2006, Napa Valley, CA
Silver: Brassfield Estate Winery, High Serenity Ranch, Sauvignon Blanc 2006, High Valley, CA
Bronze: The Winery at Holy Cross Abbey, Reserve Sauvignon Blanc 2006, California

Gold: Oak Ridge Winery, 3 Girls Chardonnay 2006, Lodi, CA
Silver: Michael David Winery, Windmill Chardonnay 2006, Lodi, CA
Bronze: Montage Cellars, California Chardonnay 2005, California
Bronze: Hayman & Hill, Chardonnay 2005, Russian River Valley, CA
Bronze: Insatiable Wines, Chardonnay 2005, California

Chardonnay Premium
Gold: Trinchero, Vista Montone, Chardonnay 2005, Napa Valley, CA
Silver: Napa Cellars, Chardonnay 2006, Napa Valley, CA
Bronze: Peconic Bay Winery, La Barrique 2005, North Fork of Long Island, NY

Gold: Chumeia Vineyards, Viognier 2006, California
Silver: Bridlewood Estate Winery, Reserve Viognier 2006, Central Coast, CA
Bronze: Praxis Cellars, Viognier 2006, Lodi CA

Gold: Leasingham, Bin 7 Riesling 2006, Clare Valley, Australia
Silver: Chateau Ste. Michelle, Dry Riesling 2006, Columbia Valley, WA
Bronze: Brassfield Estate Winery, High Serenity Ranch, Dry Riesling 2006, High Valley, CA

Gold: Lamoreaux Landing Wine Cellars, Gewurtraminer 2006, Finger Lakes, NY
Silver: Handley Cellars,Gewurtraminer 2006, Anderson Valley CA
Bronze: DeBeque Canyon Winery, Gewurtraminer 2005, Colorado

White Blend
Gold: Brassfield Estate Winery, Serenity 2006, High Valley, CA
Silver: Marlargo Wines, Fingers Crossed 2006, South Australia
Bronze:V. Satui Winery, Napa Valley Concinnare 2006, Napa Valley, CA

Gold: Ventana Vineyards, Dry Rosado 2006 Arroyo Seco, CA
Silver: Marlargo Wines, Temptation 2007, South Australia
Bronze: Angove's, Nine Vines Rose 2007, South Australia

Pinot Noir
Gold: Parducci, Pinot Noir 2006, California
Silver: Turning Leaf, Pinot Noir 2005, California
Bronze: Insatiable Wines, Pinot Noir 2006, California

Pinot Noir Premium
Gold: Oak Summit, Pinot Noir 2005, Hudson River, NY
Silver: Brancott, Brancott Reserve Pinot Noir 2005, Marlborough, NZ
Bronze: Silver Mountain Vineyards, Tondre's Grapefield, Pinot Noir 2004, Santa Lucia Highlands, CA
Bronze: Alfred Eames Cellars, Estate Bottled Pinot Noir 2005, West Elks CO

Gold: Montevina, Terra d' Oro, Sangiovese 2003, Amador County, CA
Silver: Heck Estates, Valley of the Moon, Sangiovese 2004, Sonoma, CA
Bronze: Niner Wine Estates, Boot Jack Ranch, Sangiovese 2004, Paso Robles, CA

Gold: Insatiable Wines, Merlot 2004, California
Silver: Praxis Cellars, Merlot 2004, Alexander Valley, CA
Bronze: Columbia Crest Winery, Grand Estates Merlot 2005, Columbia Valley, WA

Merlot Premium
Gold: White Oak Vineyard & Winery, Merlot 2003, Napa Valley, CA
Silver: V. Sattui Winery, Henry Ranch, Merlot 2004, Caneros, CA
Bronze: Napa Cellars, Merlot 2003, Napa Valley, CA

Cabernet Franc
Gold: Creekside Cellars, Cabernet Franc 2005, Grand Valley, CO
Silver: Mesa Park Vineyards, Cabernet Franc 2005, Grand Valley, CO
Bronze: Casa Rondena Winery, Cabernet Franc 2004, New Mexico

Cabernet Sauvignon
Gold: Michael David Winery, Windmill Cabernet Sauvignon 2005, Lodi, CA
Silver: EOS Estate Winery, Novella Cabernet Sauvignon 2004, Paso Robles, CA
Bronze: Climbing, Cabernet Sauvignon 2005, Orange, NSW

Cabernet Sauvignon Premium
Gold: Galante Vineyards, Red Rose Hill, Cabernet Sauvignon 2003, Carmel Valley, CA
Silver: Niner Wine Estates, Boot Jack Ranch,Cabernet Sauvignon 2004, Paso Robles, CA
Bronze: Peju Province, Cabernet Sauvignon 2004, Napa Valley, CA

Cabernet Sauvignon Ultra Premium
Gold: d'Arenberg, The Coppermine Road, Cabernet Sauvignon 2004, South Australia
Silver: Trinchero, Stagecoach Vineyard, Cabernet Sauvignon 2004, Napa Valley, CA
Bronze: d'Arenberg, The Coppermine Road, Cabernet Sauvignon 2005, South Australia

Gold: Michael David Winery, Windmill, Zinfandel 2006, Lodi, CA
Gold: Gallo Family Vineyards, Zinfandel 2004, Sonoma, CA
Silver: Bonacquisti Wine Company, Zinfandel 2006, Lodi, CA
Bronze: Alexander Valley Vineyards, Temptation Zinfandel 2005, Alexander Valley, CA

Zinfandel Premium
Gold: Michael David Winery, 7 Deadly Zins, Zinfandel 2006, Lodi, CA
Silver: Oak Ridge, Moss Roxx, Ancient Vines Zinfandel 2005, Lodi, CA
Bronze: Taft Street, Zinfandel 2004, Russian River Valley, CA

Petite Sirah
Gold: Michael David Winery, Earthquake, Petite Sirah 2005, Lodi, CA
Silver: Parducci, True Grit, Petite Sirah 2004, Mendocino, CA
Bronze: Bianchi Winery, Petite Sirah 2004, Paso Robles, CA

Gold: Gloria Ferrrer Caves & Vineyards, 2003, Caneros, CA
Silver: Climbing, Shiraz, 2005 Orange, NSW
Bronze: McWilliams Hanwood Estate, Shiraz 2005, South Eastern Australia
Bronze: Jacobs Creek, Shiraz Reserve 2004, South Australia
Bronze: Toasted Head, Shiraz 2004, California

Syrah/Shiraz Premium
Gold: Bianchi Wineery, Syrah 2004, Paso Robles, CA
Silver: Halter Ranch, Syrah 2004, Paso Robles, CA
Bronze: Michael David Winery, Earthquake Syrah 2005, Lodi CA

Red Blend Meritage style
Gold: Kiona Vineyards Winery 2003, Washington
Silver: Rollling Estate Wines 2005, Central Ranges NSW
Bronze: Bridgeview Vineyards, Blue Moon 2004, Southern Oregon

Red Blend Meritage style Premium
Gold: Silver Mountian Vineyard, Oscars Wild Red 2005, Califonia
Silver: d'Arenberg, The Galvo Garrage 2004, South Austrailia
Bronze: Niner Wine Estates, Fog Catcher 2004, Paso Robles

Red Blend New World
Gold: Wattle Creek, The Triple Play
2004, Mendocino, CA
Silver: Tapena 2005, Tieria de Castilla, Spain
Silver: Andrediti Winery, Red Table Wine 2005, Napa Valley, CA
Bronze: d'Arenberg, The Twenty-eight Road 2005, South Austrailia

Red Dessert Wine
Gold: Gangl Wines, Zweigelt Red Dessert Wine NV, Austria
Silver: Quady Winery, Elysium 2005 California
Bronze: QuadyWinery, Electra Red Muscat 2006 California

Gold: Chateau Reynella, Old Cave Tawny Port NV, McLaren Vale, AU
Silver: MonteVina, Terra d'Oro Zinfandel Port NV, Amador County, CA
Bronze: Two Rivers Winery, Chateau Deux Fleuves Vineyards 2005
Grand Valley, CO

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