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Wineries

Wine Awards and Scores

CANNONBALL

WINEYEARACCOLADE
Sauvignon Blanc, California 202090 pts Tasting Panel 2021
90 pts + BEST BUY Wine Enthusiast 2021
90 pts Wine & Spirits 2021
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, California201989 pts Wine Enthusiast 2021
91 pts + GOLD Winemaker Challenge 2021
Chardonnay, California 2018 90 pts 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, California201890 pts GOLD Winemaker Challenge 2021
89 pts Wine Enthusiast 2021
90 pts DECANTER World Wind Awards 2021
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 Awards 2020
92 pts Tasting Panel Nov 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
Brut Rosé, CaliforniaNon-Vintage92 pts USA Wine Ratings (2021)
SF Chronicle DOUBLE GOLD 2021
89 pts Wine Enthusiast 2021
88 pts Wine & Spirits 2021
Brut, CaliforniaNon-Vintage90 pts Tasting Panel 2021
88 pts Wine & Spirits 2021
Rosé, Sonoma County2020GOLD SF Chronicle 2021
90 pts + GOLD Winemaker Challenge 2021
91 pts Wine Enthusiast 2021
Rosé, Sonoma County2019 94 pts PLATINUM Sommelier Challenge 2020
92 pts Press Democrat 2020
90 pts Decanter World Wine Awards 2020
Rosé, Sonoma County2018GOLD Women's Wine & Spirits Awards 2019
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 County201895 pts + GOLD Sommelier Choice Awards Wine of the Year (by varietal) 2020
GOLD San Francisco Int'l Wine Competition 2020
91 pts James Suckling 2021
BEST OF CLASS SF Chronicle 2021
92 pts + GOLD Int'l Women's Wine Competition 2021
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 2019
92 pts Jeb Dunnuck January 2020
Napa Valley Red Blend201695 pts Tasting Panel September 2018
90 pts Jeb Dunnuck January 2020
91 pts The Wine Advocate September 2019
90 pts James Suckling 2020
Napa Valley Red Blend201591 pts Decanter World Wine Awards 2019
92 pts + GOLD Sommeliers Choice Awards 2019
92 pts Jeb Dunnuck 2020
90 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, Marlborough202094 pts Decanter World Wine Awards 2020
90 pts + "Excellent" Wine Enthusiast 2021
97 pts Int'l Women's Wine Comp 2021
90 pts Robert Parker 2021
95 pts + "Excellent" Bob Campbell Master of Wine, The Real Review 2020
94 pts + "Excellent": Cameron Douglas, Master Somelier 2020
4.5 STARS + "Excellent": Michaela Cooper, NZ Wines Michael Cooper's Buyer's Guide
Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough2019 90 pts Planet Grape Wine Review 2020
94 pts + "Excellent" Cameron Douglass-Master Sommelier 2020 86 pts Wine Spectator 2020
90 pts Wine Enthusiast 2020
95 pts + "Excellent" Bob Campbell, Master of Wine The Real Review 2019
94 Pts + "Classic": Cameron Douglas, Master Somm 2020
5 STARS + "Outstanding" Michael Cooper, NZ Wines: Michael Cooper's Buyer's Guide 2020
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, Marlborough201993 pts Cameron Douglas, Master Somm 2020
90 pts Robert Parker 2021
Pinot Gris, Marlborough2018 93 pts "Very Good" Cameron Douglas Master Somm
Pinot Gris, Marlborough2016 96 pts Vinous/Neal Martin Nov 2018
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, Marlborough201793 pts Cameron Douglas, Master Sommelier 2020
90 pts Burghound 2020
90 pts + "Outstanding": Rebecca Gibb Master of Wine, Vinous 2021
4 STARS + "Excellent" - NZ Wines: Michael Cooper's buyer's Guide 2020
18.5/20 Joelle Thomson, DrinksBiz 2021
Pinot Noir, Marlborough2016 93 pts Cameron Douglas Master Sommelier April 2018
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, Marlborough201990 pts Robert Parker 2021
Wrekin Vineyard Chenin Blanc, Marlborough201890 pts Wine spectator 2020
94 pts Cameron Douglas, Master Somm 2020
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, Marlborough201992 pts Robert Parker 2021
Taihoa Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough201791 pts Planet Grape Wine Review 2019
96 pts + "Excellent" Bob Campbell 2019
91 pts Robert Parker, Wine Advocate NZ 2020
Taihoa Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough201592 pts Wine Spectator July 2017
Taihoa Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough201391 pts Connoisseurs' Guide
Awatere Valley Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough202091 pts + "Smart Buy" : Wine Spectator 2021
96 pts + "Outstanding" Cameron Douglass 2020
95 pts + "Excellent": Bob Campbell, master of Wine, The real Review 2020
93 pts + "Outstanding" Rebecca Gibb, Master of Wine, Vinous 2020
92 pts "Outstanding" Robert Parker, Wine Advocate NZ 2018
Awatere Valley Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough201890 pts Wine Spectator 2019
95 pts + "Excellent" Bob Campbell 2018
94 pts + "Outstanding" Cameron Douglass 2019
91 pts Planet Grape Wine Review 2019
90 pts Robert Parker, Wine Advocate NZ 2020
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, Marlborough201991 pts Robert Parker 2021
Kekerengu Coast Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough201890 pts Cameron Douglas Master Sommelier 2019
92 pts Planet Grape Wine Review 2020
Kekerengu Coast Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough201391 pts Wine Spectator May 2016