2013

 

San Francisco International Competition

 

Bending Branch Winery Comfort Tx. Double Gold Cabernet Sav. Newsom Vineyards.
Note: First Texas Cab Sav. to ever win a Double Gold @ San Francisco IWC

 

2009

 

Lone Star International Competition

 

Tempranillo 05: Gold (Newsom Vineyards), Merlot 04: Silver, Three Brothers: Silver (Newsom Vineyards), Cab Reserve 05: Silver (Newsom Vineyards), Ramos Cab 05: Bronze (Newsom Vineyards), Cab 06: Bronze (Newsom Vineyards), Cab 05 Special Barrel Select: Bronze (Newsom Vineyards), Concept II: Bronze (80% Newsom Vineyards).

 

2005

 

San Martino Awards

 

Silver: Tempranillo 05, 100% Texas grapes from Newsom Vineyards
Bronze: (All 100% Texas grapes: Newsom Vineyards) Cabernet Sauvignon 06 (under $25 category), Cabernet Sauvignon 05 Special Barrel Select (Premium category $25 to $40), Ramos Cabernet Sauvignon 05 (Ultra-premium Cab category above $40)
Bronze: the Concept II (Ultra premium Bordeaux style category $40 and above) 90% Texas grapes

 

Texas Best Wine Competition

 

Top 10 Scoring Wines:
Texas Hills, 2003 Orange Muscato Newsom Vineyards.
Becker Vineyards, 2003 Claret
Llano Estacado, 2002 Cabernet Sauvignon Cellar Reserve, Newsom Vineyards.
Flat Creek, Travis Peak Select, Reserve Cabernet Sav.

Best Single Vineyard Designation:
Texas Hills, Orange Muscato, Newsom Vineyards.


Best of Show:


Texas Hills, 2003 Orange Muscato, Newsom Vineyards.

 

Merlot, $16 & Over:
Bronze, Light Catcher Winery, 2003 Merlot, Newsom Vineyard.

 

Cabernet Sav. Under $20:


Gold, Llano Estacado, 2002 Cabernet Sav Cellar Reserve Newsom Vineyard.
Silver, San Martino Winery, 2003 Cabernet Sav. Reserve Newsom Vineyard.

 

Cabernet Over $20:


Gold; Flat Creek Estate, 2002 Reserve Cabernet Sav.
Bronze; Travis Peak Select Cabernet Sav. 2002
Bronze, Light Catcher, Newsom Vineyards, Cabernet Sav, Port 2003.

 

Muscat Sweet:

 

Gold, Texas Hills, 2003 Orange Muscat, Newsom Vineyards

Bronze; Light Catcher 2004 Orange Muscat ‘Dulce De Amore’ Dessert Wine 2004.

 

Vintage Port:

 

Bronze; Light Catcher Winery, 2003 Port.

 

Dallas Morning News, Wine Competition    

 

Gold; Claret, Becker Vineyards, Les Trois Dames 2003

Bronze; San Martino Cab. Sav. Newsom Vineyard NV

Silver; Becker Vineyards, Iconoclast, Cabernet Sav. 2003

 

Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo International

 

Texas Grand Champion, Flat Creek Estate Via Travis Peak Cabernet Sav. Reserve 2002.

Texas Grand Champion; Llano Estacado, Cabernet Sav. 2002.

Bronze, Light Catcher, Merlot, Newsom Vineyard 2002.

 

Lone Star International Competition

 

Bronze, Flat Creek Estate Via Travis Peak Cabernet Sav. Reserve 2002.

Silver, Light Catcher Winery, Cabernet Sav. Port 2003

Bronze, Light Catcher, Dulce De Amore’ Dessert Wine 2004.

 

San Antonio International Wine Competition

 

Bronze, San Martino, Decadencia Dessert Wine

 

Pacific Rim International:

 

Bronze, Flat Creek Estate Via Travis Peak Cabernet Sav. Reserve 2002.

 

San Antonio Express-News Wine Competition

 

Bronze, Travis Peak Select Cabernet Sav. 2000.

 

New World International Wine Competition San Bernardino CA.

 

Silver, Llano Estacado, 2002 Cellar Reserve Cabernet Sav. Newsom Vineyard.

 

 

2004

 

Texas Best Wine Competition Austin.

 

All Round Winner Public Taste Off; Light Catcher Winery, 2002 Reserve Merlot. Newsom Vineyards.

Best of Show Red; Light Catcher Winery, 2002 Reserve Merlot, Newsom Vineyard.

Best Vineyard Designation; Light Catcher Winery, Reserve Merlot Newsom Vineyard, $16 &             Up.

Texas Grand Champion Wine “Lead Steer”; Light Catcher, Merlot, Newsom Vineyard 2002.

Gold; Light Catcher Winery, Reserve Merlot 2002, Newsom Vineyard.

Gold; $20 7 Up, Barking Rocks, Cabernet Sav. Newsom Vineyards.

Gold; Red Blend, Becker Vineyards, 2002 Claret, Les Trios Dames.

Bronze; Light Catcher, 2002 Reserve Cabernet Sav. Newsom Vineyards.

Sweet, 2-5% Residual Sugar; Silver, Texas Hills 2003 Orange Muscato Newsom Vineyards.

Bronze; Flat Creek, Muscat D’ Arancia 2003.

 

International Wine Competition


Silver, Travis Peak, Select, Cabernet Sav. 2002.

 

Texas Open

 

Gold, Llano Estacado, 2002 Cabernet Sav.

Gold, Llano Estacado, 2002 Cellar Reserve Cabernet Sav, Newsom Vineyards.

Silver, Travis Peak, Select Cabernet Sav. 2002.

 

San Francisco International Wine Competition

 

Bronze Travis Peak Select Cabernat Sav. 2002

 

Los Angeles Count y Fair Wine Competition;

 

Silver, Light Catcher Winery, Cabernet Sav 2002, Newsom Vineyards.

 

Wines of the South Wine Competition, Knoxville TN;

 

Bronze, Llano Estacado, Cabernet Sav. 2002

Bronze, Llano Estacado, Cellar Reserve, Cabernet Sav. 2002.

 

Jefferson Cup invitational Wine Competition, Columbia, MO.

 

Certificate of American Merit”; Llano Estacado, 2002 Cellar Reserve, Cabernet Sav. Newsom Vineyards.

 

 

2003

 

San Francisco International World Wine Comp.

 

Double Gold, Cap-Rock 2000 Reserve Orange Muscat  Newsom Vineyard

Bronze, Cap-Rock, 2001 Reserve Orange Muscat, Newsom Vineyard.

 

Jerry Meads New World International Wine Comp

 

Bronze, Cap-Rock 2001 Reserve Orange Muscat, Newsom Vineyards.

 

Dallas Morning News

 

Gold, Cap-Rock, Reserve 2001 Orange Muscat, Texas High Plains, Newsom Vineyard.

 

Lone Star Wine Competition

 

Gold, Cap-Rock Reserve, 2001 Orange Muscat, Newsom Vineyards.

Bronze, Travis Peak Select Cabernet Sav. 2002.

Bronze, Fredericksburg Winery, 2001 Cabernet Sav. “Bin 214” Late Harvest.

 

Texas Best Wine Competition

 

Bronze, Light Catcher Merlot, Newsom Vineyard, 2003.

 

 

2002

 

Lone Star Wine Competition


Gold Lee Foster Fuqua, Non-Commercial 2001 Orange Muscat Newsom Vineyards Ultra Late Harvest
Gold, Fredericksburg Winery, 2000 Orange Muscat “Newsom” Special Late Harvest.

 

Texas Best Wine Competition


Grand Star of Texas & Gold Metal Best of Class, Fredericksburg Winery, 2000 Orange Muscat Newsom” Special Late Harvest
 

Texas Open Wine & Food Festival – Houston

 

Bronze, Fredericksburg Winery, 2000 Orange Muscat  “Newsom”  Special Late Harvest.

 

Southwest Wine Competition – Las Cruses NM

 

Silver, Fredericksburg Winery, 2000 Orange Muscat  “Newsom”  Special Late Harvest.

 

 

2001

 

Dallas Morning News

 

Gold, Cap-Rock, 2000 Reserve Orange Muscat, Newsom Vineyard.

 

Southwest Wine Competition Ruidoso New Mexico,


Silver, Cap-Rock Winery, 2000 Reserve Orange Muscat, Newsom Vineyard.

 

 

2000

 

Dallas Morning News

 

Bronze, Cap-Rock Reserve Cab Sav 1997, Newsom Vineyards.

 

Southwest Wine Competition Ruidoso New Mexico

 

Fredericksburg Winery, Orange Muscat, Newsom Vineyard, Gold for Best Presentation, Gold For Best of Show; Cap-Rock Winery; Silver Reserve Orange Muscat Newsom Vineyards & Silver, Most Artistic.

 

John E Crosby Award; Industry Achievement Award

 

October 21, 2000

 

 

1999

 

San Francisco International Wine Comp.

 

Bronze, Cap-Rock Winery Vitners Select Orange Muscat Newsom vineyards.

 

Lone Star Wine Competition

 

Silver, Cap-Rock Reserve Cab Sav, Newsom Vineyard.

 

Food & Wine Classic Competition Houston, TX

 

Silver, Fredericksburg Winery, 1998 Orange Muscat “Newsom” Special Select Late Harvest.

 

 

1997

 

World Wine Championships Chicago

 

Silver, Fredericksburg Winery, Reserve Orange Muscat, Newsom Vineyard, 1996 Late Harvest Vitners Select.

 

Lone Star Wine Competition

 

Bronze, Fredericksburg Winery, 1996 Reserve Orange Muscat. Newsom Vineyard.

 

International Eastern Wine Competition NY

 

Gold, Fredericksburg Winery, 1996 Orange Muscat “Newsom” Special Select Late Harvest.

 

Wine Society of Texas


Texas Wine of the Year, Fredericksburg Winery, 1996 Orange Muscat “Newsom” Special Select Late Harvest.

 

T V Munson Award.

 

September 27, 1997

  

1996

 

Wines:

Lone Star Wine Competition

 

Bronze 1994 Reserve Cabernet Sav, Newsom Vineyard Cap-Rock

 Winery.

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Vineyard:

Forth Worth Star Telegram

 

Newsom Family for Farm & Ranch Outstanding Agriculture Operator of the Year.

 

1995

 

Expo-Vino International Wine Competition Zurich Switzerland

 

Gold, Cap-Rock Winery, Reserve  Cabernet Savignon 1993, Newsom Vineyard.