Winemaker at Aristo Wines

Meredith Sarboraria, Winemaker 

Aristo Wines

Awards & Accolades: 

  • Best of Class of Region (2017), Gold (2017), 95 pts (2017) for 2014 Crooked Vine Cabernet Franc
  • Best of Class of Region (2017), Double Gold (2017), 98 pts (2017) for 2014 Crooked Vine Moxie (a meritage blend)
  • Best of Class of Region (2017), Gold (2017), 95 pts (2017) for 2014 Stony Ridge Trifecta (a Syrah/Petite Sirah/Cab Sauv blend)
  • Gold (2017), 95 pts (2017) for 2014 Stony Ridge Petite Sirah
  • Best of Class of Region (2017), Silver (2017), 91 pts (2017) for 2015 Crooked Vine Sauvignon Blanc
  • Best of California (2017), Best of Class of Region (2017), Double Gold (2017), 98 pts (2017) for 2014 Stony Ridge Zinfandel
  • Silver (2017) for 2015 Crooked Vine Chardonnay
  • Bronze (2017) for 2015 Crooked Vine Fumé Blanc
  • Silver (2017) for 2015 Crooked Vine Viognier
  • Bronze (2017) for 2015 Crooked Vine Charvé (a Chardonnay/Viognier blend)
  • Silver (2017) for 2015 Crooked Vine Pinot Noir
  • Silver (2017) for 2015 Stony Ridge Chardonnay
  • 1 Silver (2014), 3 Bronzes (2014) for Fenestra True Red Lot 28 (a red blend)
  • Silver (2015), Bronze (2015) for 2013 Fenestra Riesling
  • Bronze (2014) for 2013 Fenestra Chardonnay
  • 3 Silvers (2014, 2015), 1 Bronze (2015), 90 pts (2015) for 2013 Fenestra Semillon
  • 2 Silvers (2015), 3 Bronzes (2015), 88 pts (2015), 89 pts (2015) for 2013 Fenestra Semonnay (a Semillon/Chardonnay blend)
  • Gold (2014), Best of Show White (2014), 2 Silvers (2014), 2 Bronzes (2014) for Fenestra True White Lot 2 (a white blend)
  • Gold (2014), 5 Silvers (2014, 2015), 3 Bronzes (2014), 86 pts (2015) for 2013 Fenestra Verdelho
  • 2 Silvers (2014), 2 Bronzes (2014), 90 pts (2015) for 2012 Fenestra Semillon
  • Silver (2013) for 2012 Fenestra Semonnay
  • Bronze (2016) for 2012 Fenestra Zinfandel
  • Gold (2015) for 2011 Fenestra Zinfandel
  • Best of Class of Region (2016), 3 Silvers (2016) for 2011 Fenestra Tempranillo (Livermore Valley AVA)
  • Gold (2016),  Silver (2016) for 2011 Fenestra Tempranillo (Lodi AVA)
  • Silver (2014) for 2011 Fenestra Dolce Francesca (a white dessert wine)
  • Gold (2014), Bronze (2014) for 2010 Fenestra Zinfandel
  • 5 Silvers (2014, 2015, 2016), 1 Bronze (2015) for 2010 Fenestra Tempranillo (Livermore Valley AVA)
  • Best of Class of Region (2015), 2 Double Golds (2015), Gold (2014), Silver (2015) for 2010 Fenestra Tempranillo (Lodi AVA)
  • Silver (2012), Bronze (2012) for 2010 Fenestra Semillon
  • Silver (2012), 87 pts (2012) for 2009 Fenestra Zinfandel
  • Best of Class of Region (2013), 4 Silvers (2013, 2014), 1 Bronze (2013), 86 pts (2013) for 2009 Fenestra Tempranillo (Livermore Valley AVA)
  • 2 Best of Class (2012), 1 Unanimous Gold (2012), 3 Golds (2012), 4 Silvers (2012, 2013), 1 Bronze (2012), 88 pts (2013) for 2009 Fenestra Tempranillo (Lodi AVA)
  • Best Zinfandel (2011), 1 Double Gold (2011), 3 Golds (2010, 2011), 1 Silver (2012), 1 Bronze (2011) for 2008 Fenestra Zinfandel
  • 2 Golds (2011, 2012), 2 Silvers (2012), 87 pts (2013) for 2008 Fenestra Tempranillo (Livermore Valley AVA)
  • 2 Golds (2011), 2 Silvers (2011) for 2008 Fenestra Tempranillo (Lodi AVA)
  • Best of Class of Appellation (2009), Best of Class (2010), Best of Varietal (2010), 1 Double Gold (2010), 3 Silvers (2009, 2010) for 2007 Fenestra Tempranillo (Lodi AVA)

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