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Paul Young Joins Taft Street Winery as Director of Sales

Taft Street Winery is very happy to announce the addition of Paul Young to the Taft Street family. He comes to Taft Street with 23 years of experience as Director of Sales and Marketing for Heck Estates and Kenwood Vineyards. “Paul is a true professional who understands the needs of distributors and the demands of …

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Double Gold Medal & Best of Class

This past weekend, our 2011 Russian River Valley Chardonnay was awarded a Double Gold Medal and Best of Class at the 2012 Sonoma County Harvest Fair Wine Competition. Judged by renowned wine critics and sommeliers from throughout the country, the Sonoma County’s Harvest Fair is one of the most exciting and prestigious California wine competitions. With over 1,000 of …

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2012 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition

The results are in and Taft Street was awarded 8 medals and two golds! Gold – 2010 Sonoma County Rose of Pinot Noir Gold – 2009 Russian River Valley Riesling Silver – 2008 Alexander Valley Cabernet Sauvignon Silver – 2008 Russian River Valley Garagistes Chardonnay Silver – 2008 Russian River Valley Pinot Noir Bronze – …

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2011 Sonoma County Harvest Fair

Our 2010 Russian River Valley Pinot Gris was a 2011 Gold Medal Winner! Nine other wines were also awarded: Silver: 2008 Russian River Valley Chardonnay Garagistes 2009 Russian River Valley Riesling 2010 Sonoma County Rose of Pinot Noir 2008 Russian River Valley Pinot Noir 2009 Russian River Valley Chardonnay Bronze: 2008 Alexander Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2008 Russian …

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2011 Orange County Fair Wine Competition

More awards for Taft Street! At the Orange County Fair Wine Competition, Taft Street was awarded one gold medal, two silvers, and three bronze medals! Gold Medal – 2010 Russian River Valley Sauvignon Blanc Silver Medal – 2008 Garagistes Chardonnay Silver Medal – 2010 Sonoma County Rose of Pinot Noir Bronze Medal – 2010 Russian River Valley Pinot Gris …

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California State Fair Wine Competition

Another great showing at the California State Fair! Our 2007 Garagistes Pinot Noir was awarded 98pts, Double Gold, Best of Region – Red North Coast Appellations, and Best of Class – North Coast Appellations! A few other Taft Street wines also took home some hardware: Gold Medal, 94pts – 2008 Garagistes Chardonnay Silver Medal – 2008 Alexander Valley Cabernet …

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