Wineries

Wine Awards and Scores

CANNONBALL

WINEYEARACCOLADE
Sauvignon Blanc, California 2018GOLD SF Chronicle Wine Competition
Sauvignon Blanc, California 201794 pts + Platinum Medal Critics’ Challenge 2018
Sauvignon Blanc, California 2016 91 pts + Critics’ Gold Critics’ Challenge 2017
90 pts + Best Buy Wine Enthusiast May 2018
Sauvignon Blanc, Sonoma County201590 pts + Best Buy Wine Enthusiast April 2017
DOUBLE GOLD SF Chronicle Wine Competition 2017
Chardonnay, California 2018 90 Points GOLD Sommelier Challenge (Sep. 2020)
Chardonnay, California 201791 pts Ultimate Wine Challenge May 2019
90 pts + GOLD 2019 Sommelier Challenge
Chardonnay, Sonoma County201488 pts + Editor’s Choice Wine Enthusiast Aug 2016
Best Buy Tastings.com World Wine Championships 2016
Silver Medal SF Chronicle Wine Competition 2016
Silver Medal Sommelier Challenge 2016
Merlot, California201790 pts Tasting Panel October 2019
90 pts Anthony Dias Blue July 2019
90 pts + Gold Medal S. F. International Wine Competition October 2019
Merlot, California 2016 90 pts + Gold Medal Critics Challenge 2018
95 pts + Double Gold SF Int’l Wine Comp 2018
Merlot, Sonoma County2015BEST BUY / MVPs 2018 Wine & Spirits Magazine June 2018
Merlot, Sonoma County201490 pts: Somm Journal October/November 2016
Cannonball Cabernet, California201790 pts Critics’ Challenge 2019
90 pts Tasting Panel July 2019
Cannonball Cabernet, California2016‘BEST OF CLASS’ SF Chronicle Wine Competition January 2019
Cabernet Sauvignon, California201493 pts Ultimate Wine Challenge 2017
93 pts+ Gold Medal: Sommelier Challenge 2017
Cabernet Sauvignon, California201391 pts Ultimate Wine Challenge 2016
91 pts + Gold Medal SF Int’l Wine Comp 2016
88 pts + Editor’s Choice Wine Enthusiast Dec 2016
Silver Medal Sommelier Challenge 2016

CANNONBALL ELEVEN

WINEYEARACCOLADE
Dry Creek Valley Sauvignon Blanc2018 90 pts Wine Enthusiast September 2020
Dry Creek Valley Sauvignon Blanc201794 pts + ‘Publisher’s Pick’ Tasting Panel November 2018
90 pts Anthony Dias Blue September 2018
90 pts Wine Enthusiast February 2019
Russian River Valley Chardonnay201896 pts DOUBLE GOLD Sommelier Choice Award 2020
90 pts Decanter World Wines Awards 2020
Sonoma Coast Chardonnay201792 pts Tasting Panel September 2018
91 pts The Wine Advocate April 2019
90 pts Wine Enthusiast April 2019
Sonoma County Cabernet201791 pts GOLD Sommelier Choice Awards 2020
90 pts Decanter World Wine Awards 2020
Sonoma County Cabernet201696 pts + GOLD North Coast Wine Challenge 2019
92 pts Decanter World Wine Awards 2019
90 pts Wine Enthusiast Dec 2019
Sonoma County Merlot201695 pts + Double Gold Medal S. F. International Wine Competition October 2019

ANGELS & COWBOYS

WINEYEARACCOLADE
Rosé, Sonoma County201791 pts Anthony Dias Blue April 2018
Rosé, Sonoma County201690 pts Anthony Dias Blue June 2017
Rosé, Sonoma County201598 pts Critics’ Challenge Int’l Wine Comp 2016
88 pts Wine Enthusiast August 2016
92 pts Ultimate Wine Challenge 2016
90 pts + Gold Medal SF Intl Wine Comp 2016
Proprietary Red Blend, Sonoma County201792 pts + GOLD North Coast Wine Challenge 2019
91 pts Tasting Panel October 2019
91 pts Ultimate Wine Challenge 2019
90 pts Critics’ Challenge 2019
Gold medal – 90 pts – S. F. International Wine Competition October 2019
Proprietary Red Blend, Sonoma County201690 pts + Gold Medal Critics’ Challenge 2018
96 pts Decanter Asia Wine Awards 2018
Proprietary Red Blend, Sonoma County2015BEST BUY Wine Enthusiast May 2018
Proprietary Red Blend, Sonoma County201489 pts Robert Parker The Wine Advocate April 2017
94 pts Ultimate Wine Challenge 2016
Silver Medal Sommelier Challenge 2016
Proprietary Red Blend, Sonoma County201391 pts Tasting Panel May 2016
Proprietary Red Blend, Sonoma County201288 pts Robert Parker The Wine Advocate December 2014

HIGH DIVE

WINEYEARACCOLADE
Napa Valley Red Blend201791 pts The Wine Advocate 09/30/2019
92 pts Jeb Dunnuck January 2020
Napa Valley Red Blend201695 pts Tasting Panel September 2018
90 pts Jeb Dunnuck January 2020
Napa Valley Red Blend201590 pts Tasting Panel September 2018
90 pts Connoisseurs’ Guide Dec 2017
94 pts Anthony Dias Blue Dec 2017
95 pts Meredith May,Tasting Panel March 2018

ASTROLABE

WINEYEARACCOLADE
Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough201895 pts + Double Gold Medal S. F. International Wine Competition October 2019
90 pts Wine Spectator September 2019
Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough201790 pts Wine Spectator June 2018
Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough201692 pts Wine Spectator March 2017
Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough201595 pts Bob Campbell 2016
90 pts + Smart Buy Wine Spectator May 2016
90 pts Wine Enthusiast 2016
90 pts Tasting Panel April 2016
Pinot Gris, Marlborough201590 pts Vinous December 2018
90 pts Wine Enthusiast July 2017
90 pts Tasting Panel May 2016
89 pts Wine Spectator October 2016
Pinot Noir, Marlborough201593 pts Tasting Panel June 2017
92 pts Wine Spectator June 2018
92 pts Bob Campbell July 2017
91 pts James Suckling March 2017
Pinot Noir, Marlborough201492 pts Wine Spectator August 2016
92 pts Tasting Panel April 2016
91 pts Burghound 2016
90 pts Wine Enthusiast July 2016
Wrekin Vineyard Chenin Blanc, Marlborough201489 pts Wine Spectator Web Only 2016
Wrekin Vineyard Chenin Blanc, Marlborough201390 pts Wine Spectator September 2015
Taihoa Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough201592 pts Wine Spectator July 2017
Taihoa Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough201391 pts Connoisseurs' Guide
Awatere Valley Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough201890 pts Wine Spectator Sept 2019
Awatere Valley Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough201790 pts Wine Spectator June 2018
Awatere Valley Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough201690 pts Robert Parker, The Wine Advocate Dec 2016
92 pts Wine Spectator June 2017
Awatere Valley Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough201595 pts Decanter 2016
89 pts Wine Spectator Web only 2016
Awatere Valley Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough201490 pts Robert Parker The Wine Advocate Dec 2014
Kekerengu Coast Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough201391 pts Wine Spectator May 2016