Let’s give four cheers for Lemon Creek Winery! They’ve won four gold medals, six silver medals, and one bronze medal in the 2023 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition. Be sure to stop by to congratulate them and try some award winning wines!
The San Francisco Chronicle Wine Completion is one of the largest competitions of American Wine in the World. Over 60 experts come to this competition from around the country to judge the wines. There were 5500 entries from North American Wineries, and Lemon Creek took home 11 medals in total for this competition. An impressive feat for everyone’s favorite local winery!
In honor of the San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition Lemon Creek Winery will be offering the Award Winning Flight. It will feature 2021 Kerner, Compass Rosé, 2020 Shiraz, 2020 Cabernet Sauvignon, and 2020 Meritage. They will be offered for $20 a flight, and don’t forget your complimentary Lemon Creek wine glass!
The Gold Medal Winners are as follows:
2021 Kerner. A dry white wine, with a perfect balance between fruity and acidity. This wine is a rare find in the US, but is quite common in Germany. $19
2020 Shiraz. A dry red wine with well-developed tannins, and a subtle oak flavor that leans to its peppered spice fruit finish. $38
2020 Carmenere. A dry red wine, with notes of blackberry spice and unsweetened chocolate. $40
2020 Meritage. A dry red wine, with dark fruity flavors and a long lasting finish. A beautiful blend of six wine varieties to make a wonderful wine. $32
The Silver Medal Winners are as follows:
2021 Sauvignon Blanc $18, 2021 Gewurztraminer $25, Compass Rosé $25, 2020 Merlot $30, 2020 Cabernet Sauvignon $30, and 2020 Petit Verdot $38.
These silver medal winners are a stunning bouquet of red, white, and roséwines. All of which are worth the trip to Lemon Creek Winery to see what a winning selection of wines should and do taste like. They are all priced under forty dollars too!
Bronze Medal Winner:
2020 Cabernet Sauvignon-Shiraz $36
A gorgeous marriage between Cabernet Sauvignon and Shiraz. A dark cherry and toasted oak flavor profile with balanced tannins.
Lemon Creek would like to give a hearty thank you to all of its customers and staff for their continued patronage and loyalty. Without you Lemon Creek could not succeed in its ongoing endeavor to bring you great award winning wines! Remember “When your name is on it, your heart is in it.”