2013 Lone Star International Wine Competition Results

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The 2013 Lone Star International Wine Competition was held on June 3-4 at the Grapevine Convention Center. Judges from Texas and California judged wines from all over the world entered in three competitions: Texas Competition, International Competition, and Limited Production Competition.

Awards were given for Grand Star – Best of Show – in all three competitions in the Red Wine, White Wine, Fortified Wine, Late Harvest/ Dessert/Ice Wine, and Rose’/Blush Divisions. Gold, silver and bronze medals are awarded. Best Varietal and Wine Bottle Label awards were added for the 2013 competition.

These are the wine medal results of the Texas wineries from the competition in addition to the wine label winners at the bottom of the first table. You can download the entire final results from all the wineries here.

Texas Wineries

Winery/Brand NameSeen on LabelVintageCompetitionMedalAward 1Award 2Award 3
Almaza Wine CellarsMerlot Blend2009Limited ProductionBronze
Almaza Wine CellarsSuper Vintner's Blend2009Limited ProductionBronze
Almaza Wine CellarsMeritage2009Limited ProductionSilver
Almaza Wine CellarsVino Rosso2010Limited ProductionSilver
Arche' WinerySyrah2011TexasBronze
Arche' WineryVintner's Reserve Roussanne2010TexasBronze
Arche' WineryYellow Rose2012TexasBronze
Arche' WinerySyrah2011InternationalSilver
Becker VineyardsChardonnay Reserve2011TexasBronze
Becker VineyardsTexas Chenin Blanc2011InternationalBronze
Becker VineyardsTexas Gewurztraminer Bingham Vineyard2012InternationalBronze
Becker VineyardsTexas High Plains Cabernet Sauvignon
Reserve Canada Family Vineyard
2010TexasBronze
Becker VineyardsTexas High Plains Cabernet Sauvignon
Reserve Canada Family Vineyards
2010InternationalBronze
Becker VineyardsTexas High Plains Fleur Sauvage2012TexasBronze
Becker VineyardsTexas High Plains Fleur Sauvage2012InternationalBronze
Becker VineyardsTexas Reserve Cabernet Syrah2012TexasBronze
Becker VineyardsTexas Reserve Merlot2011InternationalBronze
Becker VineyardsTexas Reserve Merlot2011TexasBronze
Becker VineyardsTexas Vintage Port2010InternationalBronze
Becker VineyardsTexas Vintage Port2010TexasBronze
Becker VineyardsTexas High Plains Reserve Viognier2011TexasGoldBest in Varietal
Becker VineyardsChardonnay Reserve2011InternationalSilver
Becker VineyardsClaret Texas2011TexasSilver
Becker VineyardsClaret Texas2011InternationalSilver
Becker VineyardsTexas Chenin Blanc2011TexasSilver
Becker VineyardsTexas Gewurztraminer Bingham Vineyard2012TexasSilver
Becker VineyardsTexas High Plains Reserve Tempranillo2012TexasSilver
Becker VineyardsTexas High Plains Reserve Tempranillo2012InternationalSilver
Becker VineyardsTexas High Plains Viognier Reserve2011InternationalSilver
Becker VineyardsTexas Hill Country Raven2011InternationalSilver
Becker VineyardsTexas Hill Country Raven2011TexasSilver
Becker VineyardsTexas Reserve Cabernet Syrah2012InternationalSilver
Becker VineyardsTexas Viognier2012TexasSilver
Becker VineyardsTexas Viognier2012InternationalSilver
Bending Branch WineryCabernet Sauvignon Newsom Vineyards2010TexasBronze
Bending Branch WineryComfortage Roussanne2011InternationalBronze
Bending Branch WineryPicpoul Blanc Hall Ranch Vineyards2011InternationalBronze
Bending Branch WineryPicpoul Estate Grown2012TexasBronze
Bending Branch WineryTannat RF Bella Collina Vineyard2010InternationalGoldGrandStarDouble Gold
Bending Branch WineryTexas Tannat2010TexasGold
Bending Branch WineryVermentino Las Brisas Vineyard2011InternationalGold
Bending Branch WineryCabernet Sauvignon Newsom Vineyards2010InternationalSilver
Bending Branch WineryPetite Sirah Shell Creek Vineyard2010InternationalSilver
Bending Branch WineryPicpoul Estate Grown2012InternationalSilver
Bending Branch WinerySouzaoNVInternationalSilver
Bending Branch WineryTannat RF Bella Collina Vineyard2010Limited ProductionSilver
Bending Branch WineryTannat RF Silva Spoons Vineyard2010InternationalSilver
Bending Branch WineryTempranillo Newsom Vineyards2010InternationalSilver
Bending Branch WineryTempranillo Newsom Vineyards2010TexasSilver
Bending Branch WineryTexas Tannat2010Limited ProductionSilver
Bending Branch WineryTexas Tannat2010InternationalSilver
Blue OstrichMerlot Texas2011TexasBronze
Blue OstrichViognier TexasNVTexasBronze
Blue OstrichRoussanne2011TexasSilver
Blue OstrichMeritage Premium Red WineNVInternationalSilver
Braman WineryM10 MeritageNVInternationalBronze
Braman WineryEaglefire Syrah2009Limited ProductionSilver
Brennan VineyardsBuffalo Roam2010TexasBronze
Brennan VineyardsReserve Cabernet Sauvignon Newburg
Vineyard
2010TexasBronze
Brennan VineyardsLily2012TexasGoldGrandStar
Brennan VineyardsChardonnay2012TexasSilver
Brennan VineyardsDark Horse Nero d'Avola2011TexasSilver
Brennan VineyardsTempranillo2011TexasSilver
Brennan VineyardsViognier2012TexasSilver
Brennan VineyardsViognier2011TexasSilver
Bruno CollectionArapaho BlackberryNVLimited ProductionBronze
Bruno CollectionCardinal CranberryNVLimited ProductionBronze
Brushy Creek VineyardsRuby Port2005TexasBronze
Brushy Creek VineyardsMoscato2011TexasSilver
Caney Creek WineryBlanc du Bois Semi-Sweet2012TexasSilver
Caney Creek WineryLenoir Por'Tejas2012TexasSilver
Chisholm Trail WineryGhostriderNVTexasSilver
Chisholm Trail WineryThe Yellow Parasol2010TexasSilver
Cowtown WineryBob's Barrel Aged Beauty BBBNVLimited ProductionBronze
Cowtown WineryWild West WhiteNVInternationalBronze
Dry Comal Creek VineyardsBlack Spanish2011TexasBronze
Dry Comal Creek VineyardsFrench Colombard Bone Dry2012InternationalBronze
Dry Comal Creek VineyardsPetit Syrah2011InternationalBronze
Dry Comal Creek VineyardsRed PortNVTexasBronze
Dry Comal Creek VineyardsWhite-Black SpanishNVInternationalBronze
Eden Hill VineyardRoussanne Sweet Dessert Wine2012Limited ProductionBronze
Eden Hill VineyardTempranillo2011TexasBronze
Eden Hill VineyardRoussanne2012Limited ProductionSilver
Eden Hill VineyardRoussanne2012TexasSilver
Eden Hill VineyardRoussanne Sweet Dessert Wine2012TexasSilver
Enoch's Stomp Vineyard &
Winery
Blanc du Bois Dry2011TexasBronze
Enoch's Stomp Vineyard &
Winery
Blanc du Bois Sweet2011TexasBronze
Enoch's Stomp Vineyard &
Winery
Cabernet Sauvignon2010InternationalBronze
Enoch's Stomp Vineyard &
Winery
Norton2009TexasBronze
Enoch's Stomp Vineyard &
Winery
Sweet Lenoir2011TexasBronze
Enoch's Stomp Vineyard &
Winery
Blanc du Bois Off Dry2011TexasSilver
Fall Creek VineyardsCache2010TexasBronze
Fall Creek VineyardsMeritus2010InternationalBronze
Fall Creek VineyardsMeritus2010TexasSilver
Fredericksburg WineryCome and Take it Diamante Doble
Vineyards
2010TexasBronze
Fredericksburg WineryMuscat Canelli Indian Blanket Diamante
Doble Vineyards
2010TexasBronze
Fredericksburg WineryTexitage2010TexasBronze
Georgetown WineryCapitol RedNVLimited ProductionBronze
Georgetown WineryCowboy RedNVTexasBronze
Georgetown WineryJubilee ReserveNVTexasBronze
Georgetown WineryPinot NoirNVLimited ProductionBronze
Georgetown WineryRuby Red ReserveNVTexasBronze
Georgetown WineryLone Star FrostNVTexasGold
Georgetown WineryLone Star GoldNVTexasGoldDouble Gold
Georgetown WineryFunky MonkeyNVLimited ProductionSilver
Georgetown WineryLenoir2011TexasSilver
Georgetown WinerySuper Big TexanNVTexasSilver
Georgetown WineryTempranilloNVTexasSilver
Grape Creek VineyardsCabernet Blanc2011InternationalBronze
Grape Creek VineyardsCabernet Trois2011TexasBronze
Grape Creek VineyardsCuvee Blanc2012TexasBronze
Grape Creek VineyardsMerlot2011TexasBronze
Grape Creek VineyardsMuscat Canelli2011TexasBronze
Grape Creek VineyardsRiesling2012InternationalBronze
Grape Creek VineyardsBellissimo2011TexasSilver
Grape Creek VineyardsCabernet Sauvignon/Syrah2011InternationalSilver
Grape Creek VineyardsGrand Rouge - Sweet Red Wine2012TexasSilver
Grape Creek VineyardsMosaic2011InternationalSilver
Grape Creek VineyardsRendezvous2011TexasSilver
Grape Creek VineyardsViognier2012TexasSilver
Haak Vineyards & WineryBlanc du Bois Dry Table Wine2012TexasBronze
Haak Vineyards & WineryBlanc du Bois Reserve2011TexasBronze
Haak Vineyards & WineryBlanc du Bois Sweet Table Wine2011TexasBronze
Haak Vineyards & WineryMalbec2010TexasBronze
Haak Vineyards & WineryTempranillo Reddy Vineyards2011TexasBronze
Haak Vineyards & WineryJacquez Madeira2008TexasGoldGrandStarDouble Gold
Haak Vineyards & WineryBlanc du Bois Madeira2010TexasSilver
Haak Vineyards & WineryBlanc du Bois Semi Sweet Table Wine2012TexasSilver
Homestead WineryChocolate Portejas2011TexasBronze
Homestead WineryTempranillo2011TexasBronze
Homestead WineryBois d'Arc Red2012TexasSilver
Kerrville Hills WineryPurple Cab High Valley Lake County2009InternationalSilver
Kerrville Hills WineryJust Hangin' High Valley Lake County2010InternationalBronze
Kerrville Hills WineryGold Cab High Valley Lake County2009InternationalSilver
Kiepersol EstatesBarrel No. 33 Texas Wish2010TexasBronze
Kiepersol EstatesBridge Sweet MengselNVTexasBronze
Kiepersol EstatesPinot Grigio2012TexasBronze
Kiepersol EstatesSauvignon Blanc2012InternationalBronze
Kiepersol EstatesSauvignon Blanc2012TexasBronze
Kiepersol EstatesSemillon2012TexasBronze
Kiepersol EstatesSemillon2012InternationalBronze
Kiepersol EstatesTexas Merlot2008InternationalBronze
Kiepersol EstatesTexas Syrah2008TexasBronze
Kiepersol EstatesTjaila2011TexasBronze
Kiepersol EstatesWhite Zinfandel2012InternationalBronze
Kiepersol EstatesTexas Cabernet Sauvignon2009TexasGoldBest in Varietal
Kiepersol EstatesTexas Cabernet Sauvignon2009InternationalGold
Kiepersol EstatesBridge MengselNVTexasSilver
Kiepersol EstatesBridge Sweet MengselNVInternationalSilver
Kiepersol EstatesMoscato2012TexasSilver
Kiepersol EstatesStainless Cabernet Sauvignon2010TexasSilver
Kiepersol EstatesStainless Cabernet Sauvignon2010InternationalSilver
Kiepersol EstatesStainless Syrah2010InternationalSilver
Kiepersol EstatesStainless Syrah2010TexasSilver
Kiepersol EstatesTexas Merlot2008TexasSilver
Kiepersol EstatesTexas Syrah2008InternationalSilver
Kiepersol EstatesVit2012InternationalSilver
Kiepersol EstatesVit2012TexasSilver
Kiepersol EstatesWhite Zinfandel2012TexasSilver
Kiepersol EstatesBridge MengselNVInternationalBronze
Lakeview WineryChardonnayNVLimited ProductionBronze
Lakeview WineryWinery MalbecNVLimited ProductionBronze
Lakeview WinerySweet RedNVTexasBronze
Lakeview WineryWindy Point ReserveNVTexasSilver
Landon WineryDolcetto2012TexasBronze
Landon WineryGrand Finale Texas Tawny2002TexasSilver
Landon WineryOrange Muscat2012TexasSilver
Landon WineryViognier2012TexasSilver
LightCatcher Winery10 Pt. Cabernet Sauvignon2010TexasSilver
Llano Estacado WineryCabernet Sauvignon Texas High Plains
Newsom Vineyards
2010TexasBronze
Llano Estacado WineryCellar Reserve Tempranillo Texas High Plains2011InternationalBronze
Llano Estacado WineryCellar Reserve Tempranillo Texas High Plains2011TexasBronze
Llano Estacado WineryCellar Select Port TexasNVTexasBronze
Llano Estacado WineryGewurztraminerNVInternationalBronze
Llano Estacado WinerySignature RedNVInternationalBronze
Llano Estacado WineryMoscatoNVInternationalGold
Llano Estacado WineryCellar Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon Texas2009TexasSilver
Llano Estacado WineryPinot Grigio Texas High Plains Reddy
Vineyard
2012TexasSilver
Llano Estacado WinerySangiovese Texas High Plains Reddy
Vineyard
2011TexasSilver
Llano Estacado WineryViva RossoNVInternationalGoldGrandStar
Llano Estacado WineryViviano Superiore Rosso2008TexasSilver
Los Pinos Ranch VineyardsAll My X'sNVTexasBronze
Los Pinos Ranch VineyardsGrand Reserve Meritage Bin 112011InternationalBronze
Los Pinos Ranch VineyardsLost Draw Vermentino2012TexasBronze
Los Pinos Ranch VineyardsPinky Tuscan DeroNVInternationalBronze
Los Pinos Ranch VineyardsRosie the RiveterNVTexasBronze
Los Pinos Ranch VineyardsTexas Torte2006TexasBronze
Los Pinos Ranch VineyardsTexican2011TexasGoldGrandStar
Los Pinos Ranch VineyardsSangiovese Bin 102010InternationalSilver
Lost Oak WineryTexas Mosaic2011TexasBronze
Lost Oak WineryTexas Blanc du Bois2012TexasSilver
Lost Oak WineryTexas Merlot2011TexasSilver
Lost Oak WineryTexas Tempranillo2010TexasSilver
Lost Oak WineryTexas Viognier2012TexasSilver
Lost Oak WineryTres Uvas2012TexasSilver
McPherson CellarsAlbarino2012TexasGold
McPherson CellarsLes Copains2012TexasGold
McPherson CellarsReserve Roussanne2012TexasGold
McPherson CellarsDry Rose Vin Gris2012TexasSilver
Paris VineyardsLe Vin Doux RougeNVTexasBronze
Paris VineyardsBlanc du Bois (Sweet)NVTexasSilver
Pedernales CellarsTempranillo Reserve2011TexasGoldDouble Gold
Pedernales CellarsTexas GSM2011TexasGold
Pedernales CellarsTexas High Plains Tempranillo2010TexasGoldDouble Gold
Pedernales CellarsTexas Tempranillo2010TexasSilver
Pedernales CellarsTexas Viognier2012TexasSilver
Pedernales CellarsTexas Viognier Reserve2012TexasSilver
Pelle Legna VineyardsCabernet Sauvignon2008InternationalBronze
Pelle Legna VineyardsCabernet Sauvignon2008TexasBronze
Pelle Legna VineyardsAllegro2012InternationalSilver
Pelle Legna VineyardsCabernet Sauvignon2009TexasSilver
Pelle Legna VineyardsCabernet Sauvignon2009InternationalSilver
Perissos VineyardsLucy Texas Grown2011TexasBronze
Perissos VineyardsTempranillo Estate Grown2011TexasGoldBest in Varietal
Perissos VineyardsAglianico Estate Grown2011TexasSilver
Perissos VineyardsSyrah Estate Grown2011TexasSilver
Perissos VineyardsViognier Estate Grown2012TexasSilver
Perrine WineryRed HuguenotNVLimited ProductionBronze
Pilot Knob VineyardViognier2012TexasSilver
Pleasant Hill WineryCollina BiancaNVTexasBronze
Pleasant Hill WineryCollina BiancaNVInternationalBronze
Pleasant Hill WineryPortejas BlancoNVLimited ProductionBronze
Pleasant Hill WineryPortejas BlancoNVTexasBronze
Pleasant Hill WinerySauvignon Blanc2012Limited ProductionBronze
Pleasant Hill WineryTawny Rosso ForteNVTexasBronze
Pleasant Hill WineryTawny Rosso ForteNVLimited ProductionBronze
Pleasant Hill WineryBlanc du BoisNVLimited ProductionSilver
Queen's WineryCellar DryNVLimited ProductionBronze
Queen's WinerySweet BanquetNVTexasBronze
Queen's WineryFinale Chocolate Mayan VoyageNVLimited ProductionSilver
Queen's WinerySweet BanquetNVLimited ProductionSilver
Rohan MeaderyHoneymoon Old World Style MeadNVTexasBronze
Salt Lick CellarsBBQ WhiteNVInternationalBronze
Salt Lick CellarsMourvedre2011Limited ProductionBronze
Salt Lick CellarsGSM2011InternationalSilver
Salt Lick CellarsSangiovese2011Limited ProductionSilver
San Martino Winery &
Vineyards
Tempranillo2010TexasBronze
San Martino Winery &
Vineyards
Sangiovese2007TexasGold
San Martino Winery &
Vineyards
Tempranillo Texas Dessert Wine2008TexasGoldDouble Gold
San Martino Winery &
Vineyards
Cabernet Sauvignon2009TexasSilver
San Martino Winery &
Vineyards
Tango2010TexasSilver
Singing Water VineyardsFreedom2010InternationalBronze
Singing Water VineyardsMerlot2012InternationalBronze
Singing Water VineyardsPinot Grigio2011InternationalBronze
Singing Water VineyardsSweet Lupe2012InternationalBronze
Singing Water VineyardsVintner's Reserve2010InternationalBronze
Spicewood VineyardsAlbarino Texas High Plains2012Limited ProductionBronze
Spicewood VineyardsChardonnay Texas Hill Country Estate2012TexasBronze
Spicewood VineyardsSauvignon Blanc Texas Hill Country Estate2011Limited ProductionBronze
Spicewood VineyardsTempranillo Rose' Texas High Plains2012TexasBronze
Spicewood VineyardsTempranillo Rose' Texas High Plains2012Limited ProductionBronze
Spicewood VineyardsViognier Texas High Plains2012Limited ProductionBronze
Spicewood VineyardsTenny Wren Texas2012TexasGold
Spicewood VineyardsAlbarino Texas High Plains2012TexasSilver
Spicewood VineyardsChardonnay Texas Hill Country Estate2012Limited ProductionSilver
Spicewood VineyardsMerlot Texas Hill Country Estate2010Limited ProductionSilver
Spicewood VineyardsTempranillo Texas High Plains2011InternationalSilver
Spicewood VineyardsTempranillo Texas High Plains2011TexasSilver
Spicewood VineyardsTenny Wren Texas2012Limited ProductionSilver
Spicewood VineyardsViognier Texas High Plains2012TexasSilver
Su Vino WineryCabernet SauvignonNVLimited ProductionBronze
Sunset WineryTwilight Tango Malbec Texas High Plains
Newsom Vineyards
2007TexasBronze
Sunset WinerySun Ray Cabernet Sauvignon Texas High
Plains Newsom Vineyards
2005TexasSilver
Tara WineryBlanc du Bois DryNVTexasBronze
Tara WineryTexas TwangNVTexasBronze
Tara WineryCarriage HouseNVLimited ProductionSilver
Texas Hills VineyardMalbec2010TexasBronze
Texas Hills VineyardOrange Moscato2011TexasBronze
Texas Hills VineyardSangiovese2010TexasBronze
Texas Hills VineyardToro de Tejas2010TexasBronze
Texas Hills VineyardKick Butt Cab2009TexasSilver
Texas LegatoSweet Peggy SueNVTexasSilver
Torre di Pietra VineyardsPorto BlancoNVTexasBronze
Torre di Pietra VineyardsTangoNVTexasGoldGrandStarBest in Varietal
Torre di Pietra VineyardsMidnight NymphNVTexasSilver
Wedding Oak WineryBridal Blush2012TexasSilver
Wedding Oak WineryBridal Veil2012TexasSilver
Wedding Oak WineryMuscat Canelli2012TexasSilver
Wedding Oak WinerySangiovese2010TexasSilver
Wedding Oak WineryTerre Blanc2012TexasSilver
Wedding Oak WineryTerre Blanc2012InternationalSilver
William Chris VineyardsArtist2011InternationalBronze
William Chris VineyardsBlanc du Bois2012TexasBronze
William Chris VineyardsCurrent2012InternationalBronze
William Chris VineyardsCurrent2012TexasBronze
William Chris VineyardsEmotion2012TexasBronze
William Chris VineyardsEmotion2012InternationalSilver
William Chris VineyardsEnchante'2011InternationalSilver
William Chris VineyardsEnchante'2011TexasSilver
William Chris VineyardsMary Ruth2012InternationalSilver
William Chris VineyardsMary Ruth2012TexasSilver
Woodrose WineryChenin Blanc2011TexasBronze
Woodrose WineryTempranillo2010TexasGold
Woodrose WineryViognier2011TexasSilver

 

 

Wine Bottle Label Competition Winners

Winery/Brand NameSeen on LabelVintageCompetitionMedal
Bending Branch WineryComfortage Roussanne2011Label - White/SparklingSilver
Bending Branch WineryTannat PortNVLabel-Dessert/Fruit/SweetDouble Gold
Braman WinerySparkles Presents Pink FlamingoNVLabel - White/SparklingDouble Gold
Eden Hill VineyardGarden Red Semi Sweet Red Table WineNVLabel - Red WineDouble Gold
Eden Hill VineyardAlbarino2012Label - White/SparklingBronze
Los Pinos Ranch VineyardsAll My X'sNVLabel - Red WineGold
Los Pinos Ranch VineyardsPinky Tuscan DeroNVLabel-Dessert/Fruit/SweetSilver
Queen's WineryFinale Chocolate Mayan VoyageNVLabel-Dessert/Fruit/SweetBronze
Texas LegatoSweet Peggy SueNVLabel - White/SparklingGold
Torre di Pietra VineyardsPorto BlancoNVLabel-Dessert/Fruit/SweetGold
Torre di Pietra VineyardsParadaNVLabel - Red WineSilver
William Chris VineyardsArtist2011Label - Red WineBronze

Comments

  1. Jeff – thank you for the great post on the Lone Star International Wine competition. It is very interesting to see the wide variety of wineries, wines and styles being produced in Texas!

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