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Vineyard and winery update

Events

»» Vineyard and winery update

Pruning is completed. Even though warmer weather pushed buds earlier, we pruned our usual time - in early March. A little extra care had to be taken to keep from knocking off some good buds, but since the vines were "bleeding" we avoided the need to spray protectant on the cut ends.

Now more caution being taken as we move wire and tie the cordons down. Busy repairing wire, posts, replacing drippers, mulching the prunings in place in the vine rows etc.

»» 2012 Competitions - Award Medals received

BTI International - Tastings.com

  • Estate Bottled Cabernet Sauvignon - Gold medal 91 pts

»» 2011 Competitions - Award Medals received

NextGen Wine Competition

  • Sparkling Viognier - Double Gold - Best of Class. See the results.

BTI World wide Championship

  • 2007 Cabernet Sauvignon - Gold medal 90pts Best Buy
  • Sparkling Viognier - Silver medal Best Buy
  • 2007 Tempranillo - Silver medal - Best Buy

»» 2010 Competitions - Award Medals received

National Womens Wine Competition

  • Silver - Viognier
  • Silver - Sparkling Viognier
  • Silver - 2004 Syrah

BTI World wide Championship

  • Silver - Sparkling Viognier
  • Gold and best buy - 2004 Syrah

Long Beach Grand Cru

  • Gold - 2009 Viognier

Jerry Mead New World Competition

  • Silver - Sparkling Viognier

»» 2009 Competitions - Award Medals received

BTI Worldwide Championships

  • Silver - 2008 Viognier

California State Fair

  • Silver - 2004 Syrah

Orange County Fair

  • Silver - 2008 Viognier - highest score awarded in our price category !

Jerry Mead New World Competition

  • Silver - 2006 Tempranillo

Long Beach Grand Cru

  • Bronze - 2008 Viognier

National Women's Wine Competition

  • Bronze - 2006 Tempranillo

Lodi International

  • Bronze - 2004 Syrah
  • Bronze - 2007 Viognier
  • Bronze - 2006 Tempranillo

»» 2008 Competitions - Award Medals received

National Women's Wine Competition

  • Gold - 2004 Cabernet

New World Wine Competition

  • Bronze - 2004 Tempranillo

California State Fair

  • Bronze 2006 Tempranillo

San Francisco Wine Competition

  • Bronze - 2007 Viognier

Indy Intl Wine Competition

  • Bronze - 2007 Viognier
  • Bronze - 2004 Syrah

»» 2007 Competitions - Award Medals received

Long Beach Grand Cru

  • Silver - 2003 Syrah
  • Silver - 2004 Cabernet
  • Silver - 2004 Tempranillo
  • Bronze - 2006 Viognier

San Francisco Chronicle

  • Silver - 2003 Cabernet
  • Bronze - 2005 Viognier

National Women's Wine Competition

  • Silver medal - 2006 Viognier - highest medal given for Viognier

Jerry Meade New World Wine Comp

  • Silver - 2003 Syrah

»» 2006 Competitions - Award Medals received

San Francisco Chronicle

  • Silver - 2005 Viognier
  • Silver - 2003 Tempranillo

International Eastern Wine Competition

  • Gold - 2003 Cabernet

Jerry Mead's New World International Wine Competition

  • Silver - 2005 Viognier
  • Bronze - 2001 Syrah
  • Bronze - 2003 Tempranillo

California State Fair

  • Best of Class - red meritage - 2003 Cabernet

»» Roots to Wine - 4th Annual Wine,Art, & Music in the Park

Saturday, April 26 - 12-5pm Rotary Park, 201 Railroad Ave, Winters $15 in advance; $20 day of event. Come taste wine from 11 wineries in the Western Yolo County region. Add great artists, olive oil, and music. Local food for sale.

Your ticket will be valid for additional music from 5-9. Wine by the glass and food for sale all evening.

More event info at http://rootstowine.com/wine-art-music-festival-2014/
Advance ticket sales at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/597490
or purchase at any of our tasting rooms.

»» Epicurean Esprit - a benefit for Meals on Wheels

Thursday May 15 - 6-9pm Always a lovely evening - great wine and food in a lovely backyard in Woodland. contact Friends of Meals on Wheels 662-7035 for tickets.

the tasting room