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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 2012

Silver – 2014 Mesa County Fair
Bronze – 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