Results of the 2012 Washington State Wine Competition

June 15, 2012 

— Results of the 2012 Washington State Wine Competition

Best in show/best red

Coyote Canyon 2009 Tres Cruces, Horse Heaven Hills

Best white

Jones of Washington 2011 Riesling, Columbia Valley

Best Cabernet Sauvignon

Barnard Griffin 2008 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon, Columbia Valley

Double gold/best Syrah

Skylite Cellars 2007 Syrah, Yakima Valley

Best Merlot

Wineglass Cellars 2008 Merlot, Yakima Valley

Double gold

Brian Carter Cellars 2007 Solesce, Columbia Valley

Chateau Ste. Michelle 2010 Eroica Riesling, Columbia Valley

Hard Row to Hoe Vineyards 2009 Burning Desire Cabernet Franc, Lake Chelan

Thurston Wolfe 2011 Orange Muscat, Yakima Valley

Gold

Airfield Estates Winery 2010 Mustang, Yakima Valley

Antolin Cellars 2009 Syrah, Yakima Valley

Antolin Cellars 2010 Viognier, Yakima Valley

Chateau Ste. Michelle 2010 Dry Riesling, Columbia Valley

Chateau Ste. Michelle 2011 Harvest Select Riesling, Columbia Valley

Chateau Ste. Michelle 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon, Horse Heaven Hills

Chateau Ste. Michelle 2009 Merlot, Horse Heaven Hills

Coyote Canyon 2011 Albarino, Horse Heaven Hills

Domaine Ste Michelle NV Blanc de Blancs, Columbia Valley

Glen Fiona Winery 2008 Mourvedre, Columbia Valley

Hyatt Vineyards 2009 Roza Ridge Petit Verdot, Rattlesnake Hills

Jones of Washington 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon, Wahluke Slope

Jones of Washington 2011 Viognier, Wahluke Slope

Jones of Washington 2011 Pinot Gris, Columbia Valley

Jones of Washington 2011 Late Harvest Riesling, Columbia Valley

Kiona Vineyards 2006 Late Harvest Sauvignon Blanc, Washington

Milbrandt Vineyards 2009 Malbec, Wahluke Slope

Milbrandt Vineyards 2009 Tasting Room Red, Wahluke Slope

Saviah Cellars 2011 The Jack Riesling, Columbia Valley

Siren Song Wines 2009 Night in Madrid, Washington

Thurston Wolfe 2010 Zinfandel, Horse Heaven Hills

Tsillan Cellars 2009 Estate Bellissima Rossa, Lake Chelan

Windy Point Vineyard 2006 Malbec, Yakima Valley

Silver

AboveStandard M2 2006 Chocolate Paradisio, Washington

Airfield Estates Winery 2011 Gewurztraminer, Yakima Valley

Airfield Estates Winery 2010 Spitfire, Yakima Valley

Almquist Family Vintners 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon, Horse Heaven HIlls

Almquist Family Vintners 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon, Wahluke Slope

Almquist Family Vintners 2009 Carmenere, Yakima Valley

Almquist Family Vintners 2009 Dolcetto, Wahluke Slope

Almquist Family Vintners 2009 Ambassador Syrah, Red Mountain

Antolin Cellars 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon, Columbia Valley

Aspenwood Cellars 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon , Yakima Valley

Aspenwood Cellars 2009 Elegance Cab-Merlot, Yakima Valley

Barnard Griffin 2010 Syrah, Columbia Valley

Brian Carter Cellars 2008 Corrida, Columbia Valley

Brown Box Wines 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon, Washington

Cedar River Cellars 2010 Confluence, Columbia Valley

College Cellars of Walla Walla 2011 Lemberger, Red Mountain

Columbia Crest Winery 2008 Walter Clore Private Reserve, Columbia Valley

Columbia Crest Winery 2010 Reserve Chardonnay, Horse Heaven Hills

Coyote Canyon 2011 Life is Rose, Horse Heaven Hills

Coyote Canyon 2009 Sangiovese, Horse Heaven Hills

Coyote Canyon 2009 Michael Andrews Red Reserve, Horse Heaven Hills

Coyote Canyon 2011 Roussanne, Horse Heaven Hills

Daven Lore Winery 2009 Aridisol Red, Columbia Valley

Domaine Ste Michelle NV Brut, Columbia Valley

Eleven Winery 2009 La Ronde, Washington

Eleven Winery 2009 Sweet Syrah, Horse Heaven Hills

Gamache Vintners 2007 Syrah, Columbia Valley

Girly Girl Wines 2010 Pinot Gris, Columbia Valley

Glen Fiona Winery 2008 Syrah, Columbia Valley

Harbinger Winery 2009 Tempranillo, Rattlesnake Hills

Harbinger Winery 2008 Barbera, Columbia Valley

Hard Row to Hoe Vineyards 2011 Sauvignon Blanc, Columbia

Hard Row to Hoe Vineyards 2011 Semillon, Columbia

Hard Row to Hoe Vineyards 2009 Shameless Hussy Merlot, Wahluke Slope

Hyatt Vineyards 2009 Roadside Market Red, Rattlesnake Hills

Jones of Washington 2011 Chardonnay, Wahlupe Slope

Jones of Washington 2011 Sauvignon Blanc, Columbia Valley

Jones of Washington 2011 Rose of Syrah, Columbia Valley

Kiona Vineyards 2009 Estate Merlot, Red Mountain

Kiona Vineyards 2009 Estate Zinfandel, Red Mountain

Kiona Vineyards NV Cyclops, Red Mountain

Kiona Vineyards 2010 Rose of Sangiovese, Washington

Kiona Vineyards 2010 Late Harvest Gewurztraminer, Washington

Kiona Vineyards 2009 Ice Wine, Red Mountain

Kyra Wines 2010 Dolcetto, Wahluke Slope

L'Ecole No 41 2011 Chenin Blanc, Washington

L'Ecole No 41 2010 Semillon, Columbia Valley

L'Ecole No 41 2008 Perigee, Walla Walla Valley

Lake Chelan Winery 2009 Syrah, Columbia

Leone Italian Cellars 2004 Vin Dolce Traditional, Columbia Valley

Leone Italian Cellars 2006 Miscela Rossa, Columbia Valley

Lookout Point Winery 2008 Malbec, Columbia Valley

Malaga Springs Winery 2009 Malbec, Washington

Mayfly Wine 2008 Red Wine, Washington

Milbrandt Vineyards 2009 Traditions Cabernet Sauvignon, Columbia Valley

Milbrandt Vineyards 2009 Merlot, Columbia Valley

Milbrandt Vineyards 2010 Riesling, Columbia Valley

Omnivore Cellars 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon, Columbia Valley

Portteus 2010 Late Harvest Zinfandel, Rattlesnake Hills

Riley Sexton Vintners 2008 The Falconer, Wahluke Slope

Rolling Bay Winery 2008 Manitou Red, Snipes Mountain

Saviah Cellars 2009 Syrah, Walla Walla Valley

Saviah Cellars 2010 Une Vallee, Walla Walla Valley

Saviah Cellars 2009 Malbec, Walla Walla Valley

Saviah Cellars 2009 Petit Verdot, Walla Walla Valley

Skylite Cellars 2007 Estate Malbec, Walla Walla Valley

Skylite Cellars 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon, Walla Walla Valley

Stomani Cellars 2009 Aglianico, Wahluke Slope

Thurston Wolfe 2008 The Geologist, Columbia Valley

Thurston Wolfe 2010 Lemberger, Yakima Valley

Thurston Wolfe 2010 Spaniard, Horse Heaven Hills

Trio Vintners 2009 Zinfandel, Yakima Valley

Tsillan Cellars 2009 Reserve Estate Syrah, Lake Chelan

Tsillan Cellars 2010 Estate Gewurztraminer, Lake Chelan

Tsillan Cellars 2011 Estate Pinot Grigio, Lake Chelan

Upland Estates 2010 Inception, Snipes Mountain

Upland Estates 2009 Ampeli Ice Wine, Snipes Mountain

Vin du Lac 2010 Red Cafe Pinot Noir, Columbia Valley

Vin du Lac 2009 Barrel Select Syrah, Columbia Valley

Westport Winery 2010 Bordello Blonde, Washington

Wind Rose Cellars 2009 Barbera, Red Mountain

Windy Point Vineyard 2006 Cabernet Franc, Yakima Valley

Wineglass Cellars 2007 Elerding Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, Yakima Valley

Yakima Valley Vintners 2009 Mid Term Merlot, Yakima Valley

Yakima Valley Vintners 2009 Dean's List Syrah, Horse Heaven Hills

Yakima Valley Vintners 2009 Campus Blend, Columbia Valley

Bronze

Airfield Estates Winery 2011 Riesling, Yakima Valley

Almquist Family Vintners 2009 Cabernet Franc, Rattlesnake Hills

Almquist Family Vintners 2009 Cabernet Franc, Wahluke Slope

Almquist Family Vintners 2009 Grenache, Wahluke Slope

Almquist Family Vintners 2009 Griffin's Cuvee, Washington

Almquist Family Vintners 2009 Mourvedre, Wahluke Slope

Almquist Family Vintners 2009 Petit Verdot, Wahluke Slope

Almquist Family Vintners 2009 Petite Sirah, Wahluke Slope

Amelia Wynn Winery 2009 Cuvee, Washington

Antolin Cellars 2009 Merlot, Yakima Valley

Array Cellars 2010 Chardonnay, Columbia Valley

Barnard Griffin 2011 Fume, Columbia Valley

Basalt Cellars 2008 Sangiovese, Columbia Valley

Basalt Cellars 2007 Cabernet Sauvignon, Columbia Valley

Brian Carter Cellars 2010 Oriana, Columbia Valley

Brian Carter Cellars 2010 Opulento, Yakima Valley

Brian Carter Cellars 2008 Byzance, Columbia Valley

Brian Carter Cellars 2008 Trentenaire, Columbia Valley

Brown Box Wines 2010 Chardonnay, Washington

Brown Box Wines 2009 Merlot, Washington

Chateau Ste. Michelle 2009 Chardonnay, Horse Heaven Hills

Convergence Zone Cellars 2009 Storm Front, Red Mountain

Coyote Canyon 2011 Andrews White, Horse Heaven Hills

Coyote Canyon 2009 Primitivo, Horse Heaven Hills

Daven Lore Winery 2009 Merlot, Columbia Valley

Domaine Ste Michelle NV Brut Rose, Columbia Valley

Eleven Winery 2010 Rousanne, Yakima Valley

Falling Rain Cellars 2008 Mischief, Columbia Valley

Falling Rain Cellars 2008 Arc-en-ciel, Columbia Valley

Gamache Vintners 2008 Merlot, Columbia Valley

Girly Girl Wines 2009 Chardonnay, Columbia Valley

Glen Fiona Winery 2009 Viognier, Walla Walla Valley

Harbinger Winery 2009 Sangiovese, Columbia Valley

Harbinger Winery 2007 Petite Sirah, Rattlesnake Hills

Hard Row to Hoe Vineyards 2009 Burning Desire Petit Verdot, Yakima Valley

Hard Row to Hoe Vineyards 2011 Nauti Buoy, Lake Chelan

Hard Row to Hoe Vineyards 2011 Shameless Hussy , Columbia

Hyatt Vineyards 2009 Zillah Gorilla Zinfandel, Rattlesnake Hills

Kiona Vineyards 2009 Lemberger, Red Mountain

Kiona Vineyards 2011 Chenin Blanc, Columbia Valley

Kiona Vineyards 2009 First Crush Rose, Red Mountain

Kyra Wines 2008 PSV Red Wine, Wahluke Slope

Kyra Wines 2009 Sangiovese, Wahluke Slope

L'Ecole No 41 2010 Chardonnay, Columbia Valley

Lake Chelan Winery 2009 Pinot Noir, Columbia

Leone Italian Cellars 2006 Vin Dolce Cab Franc, Columbia Valley

Leone Italian Cellars 2008 Pinot Grigio, Columbia Valley

Leone Italian Cellars 2007 Primitivo, Columbia Valley

Little Monsters Wine 2009 Red Wagon Red, Washington

Lookout Point Winery 2009 Malbec, Rattlesnake Hills

Lopez Island Vineyards 2011 Siegerrebe, Puget Sound

Malaga Springs Winery 2009 Sangiovese, Washington

Milbrandt Vineyards 2010 Pinot Gris, Columbia Valley

Naches Heights Vineyard 2010 Riesling, Columbia Valley

Omnivore Cellars 2009 Cabernet Franc, Columbia Valley

Omnivore Cellars 2009 Tempranillo, Columbia Valley

Orca Wines 2009 Pinot Gris, Columbia Valley

Orca Wines 2008 Chardonnay, Columbia Valley

Orca Wines 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon, Columbia Valley

Orca Wines 2008 Cab-Merlot, Columbia Valley

Orca Wines 2010 Riesling, Columbia Valley

Prosser Vineyard & Winery 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon, Horseheaven Hills

Reininger Winery 2007 Carmenere, Walla Walla Valley

Rolling Bay Winery 2009 Syrah, Snipes Mountain

Rolling Bay Winery 2009 Cuvee Aldaro, Snipes Mountain

San Juan Vineyards 2011 Riesling, Yakima

San Juan Vineyards 2011 Pinot Gris, Yakima

San Juan Vineyards 2009 Red Wine, Horse Heaven Hills

Saviah Cellars 2010 The Jack Red, Columbia Valley

Saviah Cellars 2010 The Jack Cabernet Sauvignon, Columbia Valley

Skylite Cellars 2008 Soiree, Walla Walla Valley

Spencer Fruit Organics 2011 Bing Cherry , Washington

Stomani Cellars 2009 Velutto, Columbia Valley

Swakane Winery 2011 Chardonnay, Columbia Valley

Swakane Winery 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon, Columbia Valley

Thurston Wolfe 2009 Petite Sirah, Horse Heaven Hills

Thurston Wolfe 2011 PGV, Washington

Trio Vintners 2009 Mourvedre, Yakima Valley

Trio Vintners 2009 Grenache, Yakima Valley

Tsillan Cellars 2009 Estate Malbec, Lake Chelan

Tsillan Cellars 2009 Estate Sangiovese, Lake Chelan

Tsillan Cellars 2009 Estate Barbera, Lake Chelan

Tsillan Cellars 2010 Estate Chardonnay, Lake Chelan

Tucker Cellars Winery 2010 Viognier, Yakima Valley

Upland Estates 2008 Malbec, Snipes Mountain

Upland Estates 2008 Teunis, Snipes Mountain

Useless Bay Wines 2011 Dry Riesling, Columbia Valley

Useless Bay Wines 2011 Sunset, Washington

Vin du Lac 2010 Red Cafe Syrah, Columbia Valley

Vin du Lac 2010 Red Cafe Cabernet Sauvignon, Columbia Valley

Vin du Lac 2010 Barrel Select Cabernet Sauvignon, Columbia Valley

Vin du Lac 2009 Barrel Select Cabernet Franc, Columbia Valley

Vin du Lac 2010 Lehm Gewurztraminer, Columbia Valley

Vin du Lac 2010 Lehm Sauvignon Blanc, Columbia Valley

Vin du Lac 2010 Lehm Riesling, Columbia Valley

Whitestone Winery 2008 Cabernet Franc, Columbia Valley

Whitestone Winery 2008 St. Vincent Meritage, Columbia Valley

Wind Rose Cellars 2009 Nebbiolo, Wahluke Slope

Wind Rose Cellars 2011 Sparkling Orange Muscat, Yakima Valley

Wind Rose Cellars 2010 Dolcetto, Columbia Valley

Wineglass Cellars 2007 Capizimo, Yakima Valley

Wineglass Cellars 2007 Cabernet Sauvignon, Yakima Valley

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