FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

A Golden Award Season for the Paso Robles CAB Collective

Member wineries receive Gold Medals from wine competitions far and wide

July 9, 2014 (Paso Robles, Calif) – Members of the Paso Robles CAB (Cabernet and Bordeaux) Collective (PRCC) have brought in a total of 38 Gold Medals over the course of the 2014 wine award season thus far for their Cabernet and red Bordeaux varietals. The PRCC promotes producers of Paso Robles Cabernet Sauvignon and red Bordeaux-varietal wines. Gold Medal-awarded wines from recent competitions include:

2014 California State Fair Wine Competition

  • J. Lohr Vineyards & Wines 2010 “Cuvée St. E” DOUBLE GOLD/BEST OF CLASS, SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
  • J. Lohr Vineyards & Wines 2010 “Cuvée POM”
  • Red Soles Winery 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon

2014 Central Coast Wine Competition

  • Ancient Peaks Winery 2012 Merlot – BEST OF CLASS
  • Ancient Peaks Winery 2011 “Oyster Ridge”
  • B&E Vineyard 2009 Meritage – BEST BORDEAUX BLEND
  • B&E Vineyard 2010 Merlot
  • Calcareous Vineyard 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Clautiere Vineyard 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • DAOU Vineyards & Winery 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon – BEST OF CLASS
  • Opolo Vineyards 2011 Bordeaux Blend, “Concerto”

2014 Orange County Wine Competition

  • Halter Ranch Vineyard 2011 “Ancestor” – FOUR STAR GOLD
  • Halter Ranch Vineyard 2011 Cabernet
  • J. Lohr Vineyards & Wines 2012 Merlot, ‘Los Osos’
  • Pomar Junction Vineyard & Winery 2011 Merlot
  • Red Soles Winery 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Robert Hall Winery 2011 Merlot – CHAIRMAN’S AWARD

2014 Los Angeles International Wine Competition

  • Halter Ranch Vineyard 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • JUSTIN Vineyards & Winery 2011 Bordeaux Blend, “Justification”

2014 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition

  • ADELAIDA Cellars 2010 Cabernet Franc
  • DAOU Vineyards & Winery 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Eberle Winery 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon, “Vineyard Selection”
  • Eberle Winery 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon, “Estate”
  • J. Lohr Vineyards & Wines 2010 “Cuvee St. E” – DOUBLE GOLD
  • J. Lohr Vineyards & Wines 2011 Merlot, ‘Los Osos’
  • JUSTIN Vineyards & Winery 2010 Bordeaux Blend, “Isosceles”
  • Opolo Vineyards 2011 “Concerto”
  • PEACHY CANYON Winery 2011 Malbec
  • Robert Hall Winery 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Robert Hall Winery 2011Meritage
  • Vina Robles Vineyards & Winery 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon

2014 San Francisco International Wine Competition

  • Ancient Peaks Winery 2012 Merlot
  • Ancient Peaks Winery 2012 Bordeaux Blend “Oyster Ridge”
  • DAOU Vineyards & Winery 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Eberle Winery 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon, “Estate” – DOUBLE GOLD
  • Halter Ranch Vineyard 2011 “Ancestor”
  • JUSTIN Vineyards & Winery 2011 “Isosceles” – BEST BORDEAUX BLEND
  • JUSTIN Vineyards & Winery 2011 Bordeaux Blend, “Justification” – DOUBLE GOLD

For more information on the Paso Robles CAB Collective or its members, please visit www.pasoroblescab.com.

ABOUT THE PASO ROBLES CAB COLLECTIVE

Formed in 2012, the Paso Robles CAB (Cabernet and Bordeaux) Collective (PRCC) is an independent collaborative effort of leading Paso Robles growers and producers of Cabernet and red Bordeaux varietals specific to the Paso Robles AVA in California. The PRCC strives to promote the full potential of the Paso Robles region in producing superior quality, classic and age-worthy Cabernet and red Bordeaux varietals that compete with like varietals on a global stage to consumers and media worldwide. For more information, please visit www.pasoroblescab.com.

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