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SOUTH COAST WINERY RESORT & SPA TOPS WINE COUNTRY CHARTS AS IT ENTERS TEN-YEAR ANNIVERSARY
TEMECULA, CA – May 9, 2013 – As South Coast Winery Resort & Spa approaches its 10–Year Anniversary of Excellence next month, Owner/Vintner Jim Carter along with Winemakers Jon McPherson and Javier Flores are topping the wine competition charts in grand style for Southern California Temecula Valley Wine Country. Garnering the most medals for the region so far for 2013, South Coast Winery has already brought in 1,878 wine awards to date for the premium quality wines it has grown and produced locally over the past ten years and officially judged in international and domestic circuits.
South Coast Winery earned 91 awards and medals from 2013 Wine competitions, and the competition results are just now starting to arrive:
2013 Wine Competition Results as of May 8, 2013
6 BEST OF CLASS
1 BEST OF COUNTY
31 Gold Medals
36 Silver Medals
17 Bronze Medals
From its deep, dark reds to passionately pink rosés, South Coast Winery’s top “Best of Class” winners include: 2012 South Coast Winery Viognier, 2011 South Coast Winery Chardonnay San Chene, 2012 South Coast Winery Sauvignon Blanc, 2012 Cabernet Rosé, 2011 South Coast Winery Merlot Rosé, 2012 Tempranillo Rosé, and 2008 South Coast Winery Wild Horse Peak Mountain Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon. Of course, the not–to–be–missed non–vintage sparkling wines produced by South Coast Winery have been met with the Double Gold distinction for both the Sparkling Gewurztraminer and Blanc de Blanc. Additional Double Gold medal holders from the Still Wine category include the 2011 South Coast Winery Sauvignon Blanc, 2008 South Coast Winery GSM, and everyone’s favorite summer sipper: NV South Coast Winery California Girl White Table Wine.
According to Jim Carter, “I am highly optimistic about Southern California Temecula Valley Wine Country’s future and the role it’s playing in expanding California’s wine industry. As we at South Coast Winery Resort & Spa celebrate our successes with a Ten–Year Anniversary of Excellence next month, I would like to personally invite all of you to come and experience the unique flavors and personalized hospitality we offer here.”
Several exclusive ten–year anniversary offers are planned by the winery and resort for guests during the month of June, including a special anniversary bottle of wine, a once–in–a–lifetime GrapeSeed Spa treatment, shopping credits for the Gift Boutique, delightful Vineyard Rose treats and distinctive overnight stays. Festivities will culminate on June 29, 2013, as Go Country 105 FM teams up with the winery to shine the Country Music spotlight on South Coast Winery for an After-Party Concert, with top contenders from this summer’s nationwide Texaco Country Music Showdown Competition. Details can be found by contacting the resort at SouthCoastWinery.com.
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South Coast Winery Resort & Spa produces five-star hospitality and a broad portfolio of premium wines. Over the course of the first ten years of its production, the winery has received over 1,800 awards and medals from both international and domestic wine competitions, including two-time winner of the coveted California State Best of State distinction. The winery graces the grounds of South Coast Winery Resort & Spa, a 39-acre destination property located in the heart of Southern California Temecula Valley Wine Country at 34843 Rancho California Road, Temecula, California. Details can be found online at www.southcoastwinery.com. For more information about this release, electronic photos or to schedule a private media tour of South Coast Winery Resort & Spa, contact Crystal Magon at (951) 587-9463 Ext. 7204 or firstname.lastname@example.org.