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Awards

Grande River Vineyards is laden with hundreds of awards. Here are our most recent, but you decide for yourself with a taste . . .

 Sauvignon Blanc 2013

Bronze – 2014 Tastings World Wine Championships

Bronze – 2014 Colorado Mountain Winefest

 

 Lavande Vin Blanc NV  (Lavender Infused Viognier/Semillon)

Bronze – 2013 Mesa County Fair

 

 Viognier 2012

Silver – 2014 Colorado State Fair

Bronze – 2014 Colorado Governor’s Cup

Silver – 2014 Tastings World Value Wine Challenge (88 pts)

Silver – 2013 Tasters Guild International Consumer Wine Competition (83 pts)

Bronze – 2013 Beverage Testing Institute

 Meritage White 2012Silver – 2014 Mesa County FairBronze – 2014 Colorado Governor’s Cup

Silver – 2013  Beverage Testing Institute (88 pts)

Silver/Medal of American Merit -2013 Jefferson Cup Invitational

 

 Chardonnay 2012

Gold – 2014 Tastings World Value Wine Challenge (92 pts)

Silver – 2014 Mesa County Fair

Silver – 2014 Colorado Governor’s Cup

Gold – 2013 Tasters Guild International Consumer Wine Competition

Silver  “Highly Recommended” – 2013 Beverage Testing Institute Wine Competition (85 pts)

 

Syrah 2012

Gold Medal of Excellence – 2014 Jefferson Cup Invitational

 

 Malbec 2012

Gold Medal of Excellence – 2014 Jefferson Cup Invitational

Silver – 2014 Tastings World Value Wine Challenge 2014

 

 Merlot 2012

Silver -2013  Beverage Testing Institute (89 pts)

Silver – 2013 Tasters Guild International Wine Competition

Bronze – 2013 American Wine Society- Governor’s Cup Wine Competition

 

 Havin’ a Cow NV 

Silver – “Highly Recommended” 2013 Beverage Testing Institute

 

 Cabernet Franc 2011

Rated Best Buy and 93 points – Beverage Tasting Institute

Best of Show Gold – 2014 Colorado State Fair

Gold – 2014 Tastings World Value Wine Challenge (93 pts)

Bronze – 2014 Colorado Mountain Winefest

Double Gold – 2013 Taster’s Guild

Silver – 2013 American Wine Society – 2013 Colorado Governor’s Cup Wine Competition

Bronze – 2013 Finger Lakes international Wine Competition

Silver – 2013 Beverage Testing Institute (87 pts)

Bronze – 2013 Finger Lakes International Competition

 

 Sweet Red

Silver – 2012 Wine Lovers’ Consumer Wine Competition

Bronze – 2011 Colorado Cup  Denver Wine Competition

 

 Desert Blush 2013

Silver – 2014 Tastings World Value Wine Challenge (86 pts)

Bronze – 2014 Colorado Mountain Winefest

 

 Semi-Sweet

Silver – 2012 Wine Lovers’ Consumer Wine Competition

Bronze -2012  Mesa County Fair Wine Competition

 

Late Harvest Viognier 2009

Bronze – 2014 Mesa County Fair

Silver  “Highly Recommended” – 2013 Beverage Testing Institute Wine Competition (85 pts)

 

Tawny Merlot Port NV

Gold – 2011 Colorado Mountain Winefest Wine Competition

Silver – 2011 Tasters Guild  Wine Lovers International Wine Competition

Bronze – 2011 Colorado Cup Denver Wine Competition

Bronze – 2011 Mesa County Fair Wine Competition

Nestled at the base of western Colorado's Bookcliffs mountain range near the Colorado River in Palisade is Grande River Vineyards, Colorado's Premium Wine Growing Estate™. Grande River Vineyards produces world-class, award-winning wines in traditional styles.

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