Jessica Altieri Wine TV San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition2017 SFCWC SWEEPSTAKE MEDAL-WINNING WINES:


Sparkling Sweepstake Winner 

Korbel, 2013 Brut, Russian River Valley, CA

White Sweepstake Winner (tie)

Hanna, 2016 Sauvignon Blanc, Russian River Valley, CA

White Sweepstake Winner (tie)

Castello di Amorosa, 2015 Gewurztraminer, Anderson Valley, CA

Red Sweepstake Winner

Tonti Family Wines, 2013 Barrel Aged Zinfandel, Russian River Valley, CA

Pink Sweepstake Winner

Trentadue, 2015 Rosato di Sangiovese Estate, Alexander Valley, CA

Specialty/Dessert Sweepstake Winner

Coopers Hawk Winery and Restaurants, Icewine – Vidal Blanc, IL

Wine Label Sweepstake Winner

Tolosa, 2000 Primera, Edna Valley, CA

2017 SFCWC BEST-OF-CLASS WINES:

Class Winery Vintage AVA Vineyard/Other Varietal Price
Blanc de Blancs Gloria Ferrer NV Carneros Blanc de Blancs $22.00
Blanc de Noirs Breathless NV Sonoma County Blanc de Noirs $30.00
Blanc de Noirs Gloria Ferrer NV Carneros Blanc de Noirs $22.00
Brut Korbel Sparkling Sweepstake Winner 2013 Russian River Valley Natural’ Methode Champenoise $15.99
Other Sparkling Allure NV California Pink Bubbly Moscato $9.99
Sauvignon Blanc/Fume – $0.00 – $14.99 Kirigin Cellars 2016 California; Santa Clara Valley Sauvignon Blanc $14.90
Sauvignon Blanc/Fume – $15.00 – $18.99 Blue Quail 2015 Mendocino County; Potter Valley Sauvignon Blanc $16.00
Sauvignon Blanc/Fume – $19.00 – $22.99 Hanna – White Sweepstake Winner 2016 Russian River Valley Sauvignon Blanc $20.99
Sauvignon Blanc/Fume – $23.00 and above Pezzi King 2015 Dry Creek Valley Sauvignon Blanc $24.00
Semillon Yorkville Cellars 2015 Yorkville Highlands Randle Hill VIneyard Semillon $24.00
Chardonnay – $0.00 – $9.99 Forestville Vineyards 2015 California Chardonnay $6.99
Chardonnay – $10.00 – $13.99 McManis Family Vineyards 2015 River Junction (San Joaquin) Chardonnay $10.00
Chardonnay – $14.00 – $17.99 Myka Cellars 2015 Central Coast (AVA) Mitzi’s Chardonnay $15.00
Chardonnay – $18.00 – $21.99 Chamisal Vineyards 2015 California; Central Coast Stainless Chardonnay $18.00
Chardonnay – $22.00 – $25.99 Lafond Winery 2015 Sta. Rita Hills SRH Chardonnay $23.00
Chardonnay – $26.00 – $29.99 Lost Creek Winery 2015 Virginia Chardonnay $29.00
Chardonnay – $30.00 – $33.99 Selby Winery 2015 Russian River Valley Chardonnay $32.00
Chardonnay – $34.00 – $37.99 Hook & Ladder 2015 California; Sonoma County; Russian River Valley Third Alarm Chardonnay $34.00
Chardonnay – $38.00 – $41.99 Balletto Vineyards 2014 Russian River Valley Sexton Hill Vineyard Chardonnay $38.00
Chardonnay – $42.00 and above V. Sattui Winery 2015 Los Carneros (Napa) Chardonnay $45.00
Gewurztraminer – $0.00 – $14.99 Fetzer Vineyards 2015 Monterey County Shaly Loom Gewurztraminer $9.99
Gewurztraminer – $15.00 and above Castello di Amorosa – White Sweepstake Winner 2015 Anderson Valley Gewurztraminer $25.00
Riesling – Bone Dry RS <.99 Imagery Estate Winery 2015 Pine Mountain-Cloverdale Peak (Sonoma) Upper Ridge Riesling $26.00
Riesling – Bone Dry RS <.99 Navarro Vineyards 2015 Anderson Valley Riesling $19.50
Riesling – Medium RS 1.00 – 1.99 Ca’ Del Grevino 2014 Santa Maria Valley Riesling $36.00
Riesling – Sweet RS > 2.00 Atwater Estate Vineyards 2014 Finger Lakes Riesling $16.00
Riesling – Sweet RS > 2.00 V. Sattui Winery 2015 California Off Dry Riesling $24.00
Viognier – $0.00 – $24.99 Cellardoor Winery 2014 American Viognier $17.00
Viognier – $0.00 – $24.99 Lawer Estates 2015 California; Sonoma County; Knights Valley Betsy’s Vineyard Viognier $24.00
Viognier – $25.00 and above Brennan Vineyards 2015 Texas; Comanche County Newburg Vineyard Viognier $25.00
Pinot Gris/Grigio – $0.00 – $9.99 Trinity Oaks 2015 California Pinot Grigio $9.00
Pinot Gris/Grigio – $10.00 – $19.99 Noble Vines 2015 Monterey; San Bernabe 152 Pinot Grigio $12.99
Pinot Gris/Grigio – $20.00 and above King Estate 2015 Willamette Valley AVA Domaine Pinot Gris $29.00
Pinot Gris/Grigio – $20.00 and above Luna Black Label 2015 Napa Valley (AVA) Luna Vineyard Pinot Grigio $32.00
Muscat/Albarino/Chenin Blanc Bokisch Vineyards 2015 Clements Hills-Lodi Albarino $18.00
Muscat/Albarino/Chenin Blanc Sutter Home Family Vineyards NV California Moscato $6.00
White Native American/Hybrid Farmer’s Daughter Vineyards HellRaiser 2015 Georgia Blanc du Bois $19.00
Other White Varietals Muddy Arch 2015 California (State Appellation) Roussanne $33.00
Other White Varietals Reustle Prayer Rock Vineyards 2015 Umpqua Valley (AVA) Gruner Veltliner $24.00
White Blends – $0.00 – $19.99 Menage a Trois 2015 California $10.00
White Blends – $20.00 and above Wedding Oak Winery 2015 Texas High Plains Wildseed Farms Vineyard Sweet Alyssum $23.00
De-Alcoholized White Wines Fre NV California Sparkling Brut $12.00
Dry Rose/Blush – RS <.2499 Trentadue – Pink Sweepstake Winner 2015 Alexander Valley Rosato di Sangiovese $20.00
Dry Rose/Blush – RS >.25 Los Pinos Ranch Vineyards NV Texas Sweet Blush Colibri $17.00
Pinot Noir – $0.00 – $14.99 Bubo 2014 California Bubo Cellars Pinot Noir $8.99
Pinot Noir – $0.00 – $14.99 Three Thieves 2015 California Pinot Noir $7.99
Pinot Noir – $15.00 – $19.99 Ink Works Wine Co. 2013 Central Coast Pinot Noir $16.99
Pinot Noir – $20.00 – $23.99 MacMurray Estate Vineyards 2014 Central Coast Pinot Noir $23.00
Pinot Noir – $24.00 – $27.99 D & L Carinalli Vineyards 2013 Russian River Valley D & L Carinalli Vineyards Pinot Noir $25.00
Pinot Noir – $24.00 – $27.99 Iris Vineyards 2014 Oregon Pinot Noir $24.00
Pinot Noir – $28.00 – $31.99 Dusk To Dawn 2015 California; Russian River Valley Pinot Noir $29.95
Pinot Noir – $32.00 – $35.99 LaZarre Wines 2012 Central Coast Pinot Noir $34.00
Pinot Noir – $36.00 – $39.99 Gregory Graham 2013 California; Sonoma Coast Sangiacomo Vineyards Pinot Noir $38.00
Pinot Noir – $36.00 – $39.99 Row Eleven 2015 Russian River Valley Dutton Sanchietti Pinot Noir $38.00
Pinot Noir – $40.00 – $43.99 Balletto Vineyards 2014 Russian River Valley Pinot Noir $42.00
Pinot Noir – $44.00 – $47.99 Page Mill Winery 2015 Sonoma Mountain Farina Vyd Pinot Noir $45.00
Pinot Noir – $48.00 – $51.99 Sonoma Cutrer Vineyards 2014 Sonoma County; Russian River Valley Owsley Vineyard Pinot Noir $50.00
Pinot Noir – $52.00 and above Amphora 2013 Russian River Valley Peters Vineyard Pinot Noir $55.00
Pinot Noir – $52.00 and above Argyle 2014 Dundee Hills Knudsen Vineyard Spirithouse Pinot Noir $75.00
Pinot Noir – $52.00 and above Lazy Creek Vineyards 2014 Anderson Valley Pinot Noir $58.00
Zinfandel – $0.00 – $14.99 OZV 2014 Lodi Zinfandel $14.00
Zinfandel – $15.00 – $19.99 Zynthesis Cellars 2014 California; Lodi Zinfandel $16.99
Zinfandel – $20.00 – $23.99 Macchia 2015 Lodi (AVA) Mischievous Zinfandel $21.00
Zinfandel – $24.00 – $27.99 Shed Horn Cellars 2014 Lake County Zinfandel $24.00
Zinfandel – $28.00 – $31.99 Hawley 2015 Russian River Valley Ponzo Vineyard Zinfandel $31.99
Zinfandel – $32.00 – $35.99 Hawley 2014 Russian River Valley Block 1912; Ponzo Vineyard Zinfandel $35.99
Zinfandel – $32.00 – $35.99 Wood Family Vineyards 2014 California; Livermore Valley Zinfandel $32.00
Zinfandel – $36.00 – $39.99 deLorimier Winery 2014 Alexander Valley; Sonoma County Two Pear Vineyard Zinfandel $38.00
Zinfandel – $40.00 – $43.99 Benovia Winery 2014 Sonoma County Zinfandel $40.00
Zinfandel – $44.00 – $47.99 Matrix Winery 2014 Russian River Valley Forchini Vineyard Zinfandel $46.00
Zinfandel – $48.00 and above Tonti Family Wines – Red Sweepstake Winner 2013 Russian River Valley Artisan Series; Old Vines Zinfandel $60.00
Primitivo Jeremy Wine Co. 2014 Amador County Fischer Vineyard Primitivo $28.00
Sangiovese – $0.00 – $19.99 Story Winery 2015 Shenandoah Valley; Amador County Sangiovese $19.00
Sangiovese – $20.00 and above Macchia 2015 Amador County Harmonious Sangiovese $23.00
Barbera – $0.0 – $19.99 Boeger 2014 El Dorado Barbera $18.00
Barbera – $20.00 and above Portalupi 2014 Mendocino County Pauli Ranch Barbera $36.00
Dolcetto Perissos Vineyards and Winery 2015 Texas High Plains AVA Diamante Doble Vineyards Dolcetto $38.00
Dolcetto Walla Walla Vintners 2014 Walla Walla Valley Dwelley Vineyard Dolcetto $24.00
Nebbiolo Shadow Mountain Vineyards 2014 San Diego County Nebbiolo $40.00
Montepulciano Sunce Winery & Vineyard 2013 Mendocino County Fox Hill Vineyard Montepulciano $30.00
Carignan/Carignane Jessies Grove Winery 2013 California; Lodi Carignane $32.00
Alicante Bouschet Jeff Runquist 2014 El Dorado Serendipity Hill Alicante Bouschet $29.00
Syrah/Shiraz – $0.00 – $24.99 Gregory Graham 2012 Red Hills Lake County Crimson Hill Vineyard Syrah $24.00
Syrah/Shiraz – $25.00 – $28.99 Fenestra 2012 Livermore Valley Syrah $28.00
Syrah/Shiraz – $29.00 – $32.99 Ron Rubin 2013 Green Valley of Russian River Valley Dutton-Cherry Ridge Vineyard Syrah $32.00
Syrah/Shiraz – $33.00 – $36.99 Cooper-Garrod Estate Vineyards 2013 Santa Cruz Mountains Finley Vineyard Syrah $35.00
Syrah/Shiraz – $37.00 – $40.99 Red Soles Winery 2014 Paso Robles; Willow Creek District Miracles Ranch Syrah $38.00
Syrah/Shiraz – $41.00 and above Landa Vineyards 2013 California; Sonoma Valley Syrah $45.00
Petite Sirah – $0.00 – $24.99 Tahto 2013 Mendocino Johnson Petite Sirah $24.00
Petite Sirah – $25.00 – $28.99 Rosa-Lucca Estates 2014 El Dorado County; Sierra Foothills Borello Family Vineyard Petite Sirah $27.99
Petite Sirah – $29.00 – $32.99 Sarzotti 2014 Paso Robles (AVA) Petite Sirah $29.00
Petite Sirah – $33.00 and above Loma Prieta Winery 2014 California; Lodi Amorosa Petite Sirah $35.00
Petite Sirah – $33.00 and above Matrix Winery 2014 Russian River Valley Matrix Estate Petite Sirah $34.00
Mourvedre Oak Cliff Cellars 2014 Lake County Wild Diamond Mourvedre $32.00
Grenache – $0.00 – $19.99 Andis Wines 2014 Amador County Grenache $19.99
Grenache – $20.00 and above Shadow Ranch Vineyard 2014 El Dorado Grenache $24.00
Merlot – $0.00 -$14.99 Bota Box NV California (State Appellation) Merlot $22.99
Merlot – $0.00 -$14.99 Cupcake Vineyards 2014 Central Coast Merlot $12.99
Merlot – $15.00 – $18.99 Messina Hof Winery 2015 Texas Merlot $16.99
Merlot – $19.00 – $22.99 Lindsay Creek Vineyards 2013 Washington Merlot $22.00
Merlot – $23.00 – $26.99 Martin Ranch 2013 Santa Clara Valley J.D. Hurley Merlot $25.95
Merlot – $27.00 – $30.99 Hook & Ladder 2013 Chalk Hill Los Amigos Ranch Merlot $29.00
Merlot – $31.00 – $34.99 Nichelini Family Winery 2014 Napa Valley Merlot $33.00
Merlot – $35.00 and above Singer Cellars 2014 Napa County; Carneros Moon Vineyard Merlot $40.00
Cab Sauv – $0.00 – $9.99 Silver Creek Vineyard 2015 California Cabernet Sauvignon $9.99
Cab Sauv – $10.00 – $14.99 Mirassou Sun 2014 California Cabernet Sauvignon $12.00
Cab Sauv – $15.00 – $$18.99 Austerity 2014 Paso Robles (AVA) Cabernet Sauvignon $18.00
Cab Sauv – $19.00 – $22.99 Francis Coppola Diamond Collection 2014 California Ivory Label Cabernet Sauvignon $19.00
Cab Sauv – $23.00 – $26.99 Alexander Valley Vineyards 2014 Alexander Valley; Sonoma County Cabernet Sauvignon $24.00
Cab Sauv – $23.00 – $26.99 Casto Oaks 2013 Sierra Foothills Gardner Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon $25.00
Cab Sauv – $27.00 – $30.99 Skylite Cellars 2012 Walla Walla Valley Cabernet Sauvignon $29.00
Cab Sauv – $31.00 – $34.99 St. Anne’s Crossing Winery 2011 Sonoma County Cabernet Sauvignon $32.00
Cab Sauv – $35.00 – $38.99 Sequoia Grove 2014 Napa Valley (AVA) Cabernet Sauvignon $38.00
Cab Sauv – $39.00 – $42.99 H*L*R Cellars 2014 Sonoma County Fountaingrove District Cabernet Sauvignon $39.00
Cab Sauv – $43.00 – $46.99 Kokomo Winery 2014 Alexander Valley Ruth’s Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon $44.00
Cab Sauv – $47.00 – $50.99 Peju 2013 California; Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon $50.00
Cab Sauv – $51.00 – $54.99 St. Francis 2014 Alexander Valley Cabernet Sauvignon $52.00
Cab Sauv – $55.00 – $58.99 Hoyt Family Vineyards 2012 Paso Robles (AVA) Cabernet Sauvignon $55.00
Cab Sauv – $59.00 – $62.99 Terlato Vineyards 2013 Rutherford Cabernet Sauvignon $62.00
Cab Sauv – $63.00 – $66.99 The Steven Kent Winery 2013 Livermore Valley Home Ranch Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon $65.00
Cab Sauv – $67.00 and above Fortunati Vineyards 2014 Napa Valley; Rutherford Morisoli Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon $110.00
Cab Sauv – $67.00 and above Viszlay Vineyards 2013 Russian River Valley Winemaker’s Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon $98.00
Cab Franc – $0.00 – $24.99 Writer’s Block 2014 California; Lake County Cabernet Franc $17.00
Cab Franc – $25.00 and above pureCru Winery 2012 California; Napa Valley MC Signature Cabernet Franc $50.00
Cab Franc – $25.00 and above Zerba Cellars 2014 Walla Walla Valley Cabernet Franc $36.00
Malbec – $0.00 – $24.99 Layer Cake 2014 Argentina; Mendoza Malbec $15.99
Malbec – $25.00 and above Trilogy Cellars 2015 Texas High Plains AVA Amanecer Vineyards; Bolen Vineyards; Krick Hill Vineyards Malbec $29.00
Petit Verdot Oak Farm Vineyards 2014 Lodi Certified Green under Lodi Rules Petit Verdot $30.00
Red Native/Hybrid Varietals Blue Sky Vineyard 2013 Shawnee Hills Chambourcin $25.00
Red Native/Hybrid Blends Les Bourgeois Vineyards NV Missouri Fleur du Vin $12.00
Tempranillo – $0.00 – $24.99 Bokisch Vineyards 2014 Lodi Tempranillo $23.00
Tempranillo – $0.00 – $24.99 Haak 2015 Texas High Plains Reddy Vineyards Tempranillo $24.95
Tempranillo – $25.00 and above Inner Sanctum Cellars 2014 Tuolumne County Zuni Vineyards Torro 4 Tempranillo $27.00
Bordeaux Blends – up to $24.99 Cinnabar 2014 California Mercury Rising $22.00
Bordeaux Blends – $25.00 – $34.99 Derby Wine Estates 2013 California; Paso Robles Laura’s Vineyard ‘Implico’ $34.00
Bordeaux Blends – $35.00 – $44.99 Narmada Winery 2014 Virginia Yash-Vir $36.00
Bordeaux Blends – $35.00 – $44.99 Sculpterra 2014 California; Paso Robles Maquette $40.00
Bordeaux Blends – $45.00 and above Woodward Canyon 2013 Walla Walla Valley Woodward Canyon Estate Estate Reserve $79.00
Cabernet Dominant Blends – Up to $24.99 La Honda Winery 2014 Santa Cruz Mountains (AVA) Exponent Red Blend $24.00
Cabernet Dominant Blends over $25.00 Stony Ridge 2014 California; Livermore Valley Del Arroyo Vineyards Trifecta $30.00
Merlot Dominant Blends – Up to $24.99 Sean Minor 2014 North Coast Nicole Marie $21.99
Merlot Dominant Blends – $25.00 and Over Left Bend 2014 Santa Cruz Mountains (AVA) Camel Hill Vineyard Sierra Morena $38.00
Rhone Style Blends – Up to $24.99 Brassfield Estate Winery 2013 Lake County; High Valley Eruption $24.00
Rhone Style Blends over $25.00 Airfield Estates 2013 Yakima Valley Mustang $25.00
Syrah Dominant Blends up to $24.99 Troublemaker NV California; Central Coast Syrah Dominant Blend $20.00
Syrah Dominant Blends $25.00 and over Infinity+17 2012 California; Central Coast Red Blend $52.00
Grenache Dominant Blends $25.00 and over DaMa Wines 2013 Columbia Valley Grenache $38.00
Zinfandel Based Blends (inc CORO) – Up to $24.99 Trader Moon NV California MoonX Dark Red Blend $6.99
Zinfandel Based Blends (inc CORO) -$25.00 and over Tank Garage Winery 2014 California; Napa Valley All Or Nothing Red Wine $38.00
All Other Red Blends – Up to $24.99 Zerba Cellars 2013 Walla Walla Valley Wild Z $24.00
All Other Red Blends – $25.00 and over Opolo Vineyards 2013 Paso Robles (AVA) Montagna Mare $28.00
All Other Red Blends – $25.00 and over PasoPort Wine Company 2013 Paso Robles; Adelaida District Iberian Blend $49.00
All Other Red Blends – $25.00 and over Pezzi King 2014 Dry Creek Valley Red Blend Three Kings $36.00
Other Red Varietals Imagery Estate Winery 2014 Pine Mountain-Cloverdale Peak (Sonoma) Upper Ridge Lagrein $45.00
White Dessert – RS >3.50 Coopers Hawk Winery & Restaurants – Specialty / Dessert Sweepstake Winner NV American Icewine – Vidal Blanc $27.99
Red Dessert – RS >3.5 Bass Note NV California Sangria Peach Tarragon Sangria $14.99
Red Dessert – RS >3.5 Merritt Estate Winery NV New York; Lake Erie Bella Ice $15.99
Fruit Wine Prairie Berry Winery NV American Strawberry Fusion $16.50
Port St. Amant Winery NV Amador County Lot #9 Tawny Port $35.00
Distilled/Fortified Rancho de Philo NV Cucamonga Valley California Triple Cream Sherry $38.95
Distilled/Fortified Renegade NV El Dorado County Sweet Sue $30.00
Culinary Cider The Far West Cider Company 2015 California Chinchiolo Family Farms Orchard Blend No 1 $12.00
Fruit Cider Bite Hard NV California Semi Sweet Apple Cider $7.00