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Wine Awards

Falkner Winery is proud of all of our recent successes in 2017 !

Red Wines Awarded

2010 Amante - Super Tuscan

Bronze Medal- 2014 LA Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2014 San Diego Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2014 Pacific Rim Competition
Silver Medal- 2014 Sunset Magazine Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2014 New World Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2014 Sommelier Challenge
Gold Medal- 2014 San Francisco International Wine Competition

2011 Amante - Super Tuscan

Bronze Medal – 2015 LA International Wine Competition
Bronze Medal- 2015 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition
Bronze Medal- 2015 San Francisco International Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2015 Inland Empire Magazine Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2015 New World International Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2015 Pacific Rim Competition
Silver Medal – 2015 Critics Challenge Wine Competition
Gold Medal- 2014 San Diego Wine Competition

2012 Amante - Super Tuscan

Bronze Medal- 2016 San Francisco Chronicle Wine
Gold Medal- Inland Empire Magazine Wine Competition
Gold Medal- 2016 San Diego County Fair Wine Competition
Platinum Medal-96 points -Beverage Tasting Institute
Platinum Medal-96 points- 2016 World Wide Tastings Championship
90 Rating from Wine Enthusiast Magazine

2013 Amante - Super Tuscan

Bronze Medal- 2016 Los Angeles Wine Competition
Bronze Medal-2016 Orange County Wine
Silver Medal- 2016 Pacific Rim Wine Competition
Platinum Medal-94 points-2016 San Diego Wine Competition
Bronze Medal- 2016 California State Fair
Bronze Medal- 2017 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition

2014 Amante - Super Tuscan

Silver Medal- 2017 Sommelier Challenge

2009 Cabernet Sauvignon

Silver Medal – Pacific Rim Wine Competition

2012 Cabernet Sauvignon

Silver Medal- 2014 San Francisco International Wine Competition
Gold Medal- 2014 Critics Challenge
Gold Medal – 2014 Sommelier Challenge

2014 Cabernet Sauvignon

Silver Medal- 2017 Sommelier Challenge

2013 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon

Gold Medal (91 points) 2016 Sommelier Challenge

2014 Estate Cabernet Sauvignon

Gold Medal -2017 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2017 Winemaker Challenge
Silver Medal-2017 Winemaker’s Challenge

2014 Reserve Sangiovese

Gold Medal- 2017 Winemaker Challenge
Gold Medal-2017 Winemaker’s Challenge

2012 Luscious Lips

Bronze Medal- 2015 Grand Harvest Awards

2013 Luscious Lips

Bronze Medal – 2014 Orange County Wine Society Wine Competition
Bronze Medal- 2014 International Women’s Wine Competition
Silver Medal- BTI Wine Tasting Institute
Silver Medal- (86 points) 2014 Tastings World Value Wine Challenge
Silver Medal-2016 Tastings World Value Wine Challenge

2009 Meritage - Bordeaux Blend

Bronze Medal – San Francisco Wine Competition
Bronze Medal- 2014 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition
Gold Medal – Critics Challenge Wine Competition
Gold Medal – 2014 Inland Empire Magazine Competition

2010 Meritage - Bordeaux Blend

Bronze Medal- 2014 California State Fair Wine Competition
Bronze Medal- 2014 LA Wine Competition
Bronze Medal- 2014 New World Wine Competition
Bronze Medal- 2014 California State Fair Wine Competition
Bronze Medal- 2014 San Francisco International Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2014 Pacific Rim Competition
Silver Medal- 2014 Long Beach Grand Cru Wine Competition
Gold Medal- 2014 Critics Challenge
Gold Medal (90 point rating)- 2014 BTI Tasting Institute

2011 Meritage - Bordeaux Blend

Silver Medal- 2014 San Diego Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2015 Winemaker Challenge
Gold Medal- 2015 Beverage Tasting Institute Wine Competition
Gold Medal – 2015 LA International Wine Competition
Gold Medal – 2015 Critics Challenge Wine Competition
Gold Medal- 2015 San Francisco International Wine Competition

2013 Meritage - Bordeaux Blend

Silver Medal-2016 Pacific Rim Wine Competition
Silver Medal-2016 San Diego Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2016 Orange County Wine Competition
Gold Medal-92 points-2016 Los Angeles Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2016 Orange County Wine Competition

2014 Meritage - Bordeaux Blend-(90 points)

Gold Medal- 2017 Sommelier Challenge

2009 Merlot

Silver Medal – Pacific Rim Wine Competition
Gold Medal – Critics Challenge Wine Competition

2012 Merlot-Estate

Bronze Medal- 2015 San Francisco International Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2014 Sommelier Challenge
Silver Medal- 2015 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2015 Sommelier Challenge
Gold Medal- 2015 BTI Competition

2012 Merlot

Bronze Medal-New World International Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2015 Orange County Wine Competition

2013 Merlot-Estate

94 Rating from Tastings Institute and Gold Medal

2013 Merlot

Silver Medal- 2017 Toast of the Coast Wine Competition
Bronze Medal-2017 California State Fair Wine Competition
Silver Medal-2014 Orange County Wine Society Wine Competition

2014 Merlot-Estate

Silver Medal- 2016 Sommelier Challenge
Silver Medal- 2017 Winemaker Challenge
Silver Medal; Best in Class in Region-2017 California State Fair Wine Competition
Gold Medal (90 points) 2017 Los Angeles International Wine Competition
Bronze Medal-2014 Orange County Wine Society Wine Competition
Gold Medal (91 points) 2017 Critics Challenge Wine Competition
Gold Medal (90 points) Los Angeles International Wine Competition
Silver Medal-2017 Winemaker’s Challenge

2012 Rosato

Bronze Medal – 2013 Grand Harvest Awards
Bronze Medal- 2014 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition
Silver Medal – San Francisco Wine Competition
Gold Medal/Best Buy -2014 BTI Tasting Competition
Best of Show Rose – 2013 Sommelier Challenge

2013 Irresistible Rosato

Bronze Medal- BTI Wine Tasting Institute
Bronze Medal- (84 points) 2014 Tastings World Value Wine Challenge
Silver Medal- 2015 Pacific Rim Wine Competition

2014 Irresistible Rosato

Silver Medal- 2015 Sommelier Challenge

2015 Irresistible Rosato

Silver Medal- 2016 Tastings World Value Wine Challenge

2016 Irresistible Rosato

Silver Medal- 2017 Sommelier Challenge

2010 Syrah - Rock Creek Vineyard

Bronze Medal – 2013 Pacific Rim Wine Competition

2011 Syrah - Rock Creek Vineyard

Bronze Medal -2014 Orange County Wine Society Wine Competition
Bronze Medal- 2014 LA Wine Competition
Bronze Medal- 2014 San Francisco International Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2014 Critics Challenge
Silver Medal (87 Rating)- BTI Testing Institute

2012 Syrah - Rock Creek Vineyard

Bronze Medal- 2015 Pacific Rim Competition
Silver Medal-2014 Sommelier Challenge
Silver Medal- 2014 San Diego Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2015 New World International Wine Competition

2013 Syrah - Rock Creek Vineyard

Bronze Medal -2016 Wine Tastings Competition
Silver Medal- Inland Empire Magazine Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2015 Grand Harvest Awards
Silver Medal- 2016 Winemaker Challenge
Gold Medal- 2016 Tastings World Wine Championships
Double Gold Medal- 2016 San Francisco Chronicle Wine
92 Rating from Wine Enthusiasts

2014 Syrah - Rock Creek Vineyard

Gold Medal; (95 points)Best in Class in Region-2017 California State Fair Wine Competition
Gold Medal (94 points)-New World International Wine Competition
Gold Medal- 2017 Pacific Rim Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2017 Toast of the Coast Wine Competition
Gold Medal (93 points) 2017 Critics Challenge Wine Competition

2011 Port

Silver Medal- 2014 New World Wine Competition
Bronze Medal- 2014 Pacific Rim Competition

2012 Port

Silver Medal- 2015 New World International Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2015 Winemaker Challenge
Silver Medal- 2015 Pacific Rim Competition

2013 Port

Silver Medal- 2016 San Francisco Chronicle Wine
Silver Medal- 2016 Winemaker Challenge
Silver Medal-New World International Wine Competition
Silver Medal-2016 San Diego Wine Competition

White Wines Awarded

2008 Chardonnay

Silver Medal – Sommelier Challenge International Wine Competition

2011 Chardonnay

Bronze Medal – Los Angeles International Wine Competition

2013 Chardonnay

Bronze Medal- 2014 Grand Harvest Awards
Bronze Medal- 2015 Pacific Rim Wine Competition
Silver Medal -2015 BTI Competition
Silver Medal- 2015 Winemaker Challenge

2014 Chardonnay

Bronze Medal-New World International Wine Competition
Silver Medal -2015 Grand Harvest Awards
Silver Medal- 2016 San Diego County Fair Wine Competition

2015 Chardonnay

Bronze Medal- 2016 Orange County Wine Competition
Silver Medal-2016 Los Angeles Wine Competition
Gold Medal- Pacific Rim Wine Competition
Bronze Medal- 2016 Orange County Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2016 Tasting World Wide Wine Competition

2016 Chardonnay

Silver Medal 2017 Critics Challenge Wine Competition
Silver Medal-2017 Sommelier Challenge

2011 Riesling

Bronze Medal – 2012 San Francisco Wine Competition
Silver Medal – 2013 Pacific Rim Wine Competition
Silver Medal – 2013 New World International Wine Competition
Silver Medal – 2012 Tasters Guild Wine Competition
Silver Medal – 2012 California State Fair
Silver Medal – 2012 Tasters Guild Wine Competition
Silver Medal – Riverside International Wine Competition
Gold Medal – Tasters Guild International Competition

2012 Riesling

Silver Medal – 2013 Sommelier Challenge
Silver Medal – 2013 Grand Harvest Awards
Silver Medal- 2014 BTI Tasting Competition

2013 Risqué Riesling

Silver Medal-2014 Sommelier Challenge
Gold Medal- BTI Wine Tasting Institute
Gold Medal- (90 points) 2014 Tastings World Value Wine Challenge

2014 Risqué Riesling

Bronze Medal- 2015 Orange County Wine Competition
Silver Medal- Inland Empire Magazine Wine Competition
Gold Medal- 2016 San Francisco Chronicle Wine

2015 Risqué Riesling

Bronze Medal- 2016 Pacific Rim Wine Competition
Bronze Medal- 2016 Tastings World Value Wine Challenge
Silver Medal- New World International Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2017 San Diego Wine Competition
Gold Medal- 2017 Pacific Rim Wine Competition

2016 Risqué Riesling

Silver Medal-2017 Winemaker’s Challenge

2010 Sauvignon Blanc

Bronze Medal – 2012 Tasters Guild Wine Competition
Bronze Medal – San Francisco International Competition
Silver Medal – 2012 Pacific Rim Wine Competition
Silver Medal – San Diego Wine Competition

2011 Sauvignon Blanc

Bronze Medal – 2013 Pacific Rim Wine Competition
Bronze Medal – 2012 San Francisco Wine Competition
Silver Medal – Tasters Guild International Competition
Silver Medal – 2013 San Diego Wine Competition

2012 Sauvignon Blanc

Bronze Medal – San Francisco Wine Competition
Silver Medal – 2014 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2014 Winemaker Challenge
Silver Medal- 2014 BTI Tasting Competition
Silver Medal- 2014 San Diego Wine Competition
Gold Medal – 2014 Inland Empire Magazine Competition

2013 Sauvignon Blanc

Bronze Medal- 2014 San Francisco International Wine Competition
Silver Medal – 2014 California State Fair Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2014 Long Beach Grand Cru Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2014 California State Fair Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2014 Sommelier Challenge
Silver Medal- BTI Wine Tasting Institute
Silver Medal- (85 points) 2014 Tastings World Value Wine Challenge
Silver Medal- 2014 Grand Harvest Awards

2014 Sauvignon Blanc

Silver Medal- 2015 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2015 New World International Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2015 Winemaker Challenge
Silver Medal- 2015 Pacific Rim Competition
Silver Medal -2015 LA International Wine Competition
Gold Medal- 2015 Inland Empire Magazine Wine Competition

2015 Sauvignon Blanc

Bronze Medal- 2016 Orange County Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2016 Pacific Rim Wine Competition
Bronze Medal- 2016 Orange County Wine Competition
Silver Medal -2017 California State Fair Wine Competition

2015 CA Sauvignon Blanc

Best of Class-2017 Pacific Rim Wine Competition
Bronze Medal- New World International Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2017 Toast of the Coast Wine Competition

2016 Estate Sauvignon Blanc

Gold Medal-(93 points) 2017 Los Angeles International Wine Competition
Bronze Medal-2014 Orange County Wine Society Wine Competition
Gold Medal (93 points) Los Angeles International Wine Competition

2008 Viognier

Silver Medal – Tasters Guild International Competition

2009 Viognier

Silver Medal – Riverside International Wine Competition
Gold Medal – Pacific Rim Wine Competition

2011 Viognier

Silver Medal – 2013 Winemaker Challenge
Best of Class, Double Gold Medal – 2013 New World International Wine Competition

2013 Viognier

Bronze Medal- 2014 California State Fair Wine Competition
Bronze Medal- 2014 California State Fair Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2014 Long Beach Grand Cru Wine Competition
Gold Medal-2014 Orange County Wine Society Wine Competition
Gold Medal (93 Rating)- BTI Testing Institute
Gold Medal -2015 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition

2015 Viognier

Silver Medal- 2016 Pacific Rim Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2016 Los Angeles Wine Competition
Silver Medal- 2016 Wine Tastings Competition
Gold Medal-91 points-2016 San Diego Wine Competition
Bronze Medal- 2016 California State Fair
Silver Medal- 2017 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition

2016 Viognier

Bronze Medal- 2017 Los Angeles International Wine Competition
Gold Medal (92 points) 2017 Critics Challenge Wine Competition
Bronze Medal – Los Angeles International Wine Competition

2013 White Luscious Lips

Bronze Medal- 2014 International Women’s Wine Competition
Gold Medal-2014 Orange County Wine Society Wine Competition

2014 White Luscious Lips

Bronze Medal- 2015 Grand Harvest Awards
Silver Medal- 2016 San Diego County Fair Wine Competition
Bronze Medal- 2016 Tastings World Value Wine Challenge

2016 White Luscious Lips

Silver Medal- 2017 Critics Challenge Wine Competition