Translate this page
L-R Gricelda López, Winemaker Javier Flores, Ana Isabel Hernández Sánchez, owner Jim Carter, Jim Carter’s wife, Master Winemaker Jon McPherson
L-R Gricelda López, Winemaker Javier Flores, Ana Isabel Hernández Sánchez, owner Jim Carter, Jim Carter’s wife, Master Winemaker Jon McPherson
Jim Carter
Jim Carter
Wine display at the presentation of the awards
Wine display at the presentation of the awards

South Coast Winery receives awards from international competition


Friday, April 27th, 2012
Issue 17, Volume 16.


TEMECULA – On Monday, April 23, South Coast Winery Resort & Spa Owner Jim Carter, Master Winemaker Jon McPherson and Winemaker Javier Flores accepted awards during a presentation ceremony after winning Gold and Silver awards at Mexico’s XIX Internacional/Tierra del Vino-Ensenada Competition.

The nation’s most award winning winery, South Coast Winery Owner Jim Carter, Master Winemaker Jon McPherson, Winemaker Javier Flores with XIX Internacional/Tierra del Vino-Ensenada Mexico Wine Competition representatives Ana Isabel Hernández Sánchez and Gricelda López who presented South Coast Winery with six Grand Gold, Gold and Silver Medals. South Coast Winery was also most recently the only American winery to win a Gold medal in the French Vinalies Internationales Wine Competition and won five awards and medals in Spain.

The XIX International Competition "Ensenada Wine Country" is an annual crème-de-la-creme global competition in Mexico and South America. Wineries in Temecula were also invited to compete. Wine-derived products were judged for their recognition based on their quality and evaluated by a specialized jury. The event encourages the expansion of wine culture among countries and relationships between wineries in the United States and abroad. South Coast winery won 6 Outstanding Awards.

Master Winemaker Jon McPherson stated, "We are very honored to receive the awards from this Advertisement
Advertisement for Berry-Bell and Hall Mortuary
[ Berry-Bell and Hall Mortuary ]
prestigious competition. South Coast Winery has a great relationship and enjoys sharing our knowledge with other wineries in Mexico."

Winemaker Javier Flores said, "I grew up in Mexico and went to work in a winery with my father and relatives when I was 12 years old. I have always loved working in wineries and creating wine in Mexico and Temecula. I am happy and proud that the country of my origin is honoring our Winery. I have been with South Coast Winery since its inception in 2003, and love the process of growing grapes and making wine."

South Coast Winery at South Coast Winery is building international acclaim after winning additional awards at the 2012 wine competition in Paris, France. South Coast Winery is the nation’s most award-winning winery and garnered over 1,600 awards and medals in regional and international competitions.

South Coast Winery Resort & Spa is a 38-acre destination property in the heart of Southern California’s Temecula Country that produces award-winning wines. Since opening its doors in 2003, South Coast Winery has been named "Best Winery in California" two years in a row. For more information, visit www.SouthCoastWinery.com.

South Coast Winery Resort & Spa is located at 34843 Rancho California Road in Temecula.


 

0 comments


arrow Be the first to share your opinion on this article!
 

Add your Comment


Name

Images, Formatting, or HTML is not allowed : plain text only. You may post up to 5 website addresses within your comment.




Disclaimer

The Valley News has tightened its' policy regarding comments.
While we invite you to contribute your opinions and thoughts, we request that you refrain from using vulgar or obscene words and post only comments that directly pertain to the specific topic of the story or article.
Comments that are derogatory in nature have a high likelihood for editing or non-approval if they carry the possibility of being libelous.
The comment system is not intended as a forum for individuals or groups to air personal grievances against other individuals or groups.
Please, no advertising or trolling.
In posting a comment for consideration, users understand that their posts may be edited as necessary to meet system parameters, or the post may not be approved at all. By submitting a comment, you agree to all the rules and guidelines described here.
Most comments are approved or disregarded within one business day.

RSS FeedFacebookTwitter



Advertisement for Stellar Solar





Subscribe


Most Commented


Reach Local Customers



The Valley News The Valley News
760-723-7319 - 1588 S. Mission Rd. Suite 200, Fallbrook CA 92028
All contents copyright ©2014
About Us
Earthquake Information
Business Listings
Contact Us
Letter to the Editor
Report a website error
Sitemap
Online Digital Edition
RSS Feeds
Login