International Wine Competition
COMPETITION WINNERS ANNOUNCED
Guzzo Family Vineyard – 2016 LoCo Premium Red Blend Wins Silver Medal
Murphy Creek, Oregon March 2018 — The results are in after 772 wines from 137 wineries were professionally judged February 17-18 at the Del Mar Fairgrounds for the annual Toast of the Coast Wine Competition.
Guzzo Family Vineyard was awarded Silver in the Red Blend wine style category for its LoCo Premium Red Blend; a blend made with grapes from Rogue Valley, OR comprised of 50% Cabernet 25% Syrah and 25% Merlot. This wine is approachable with an exceptional balance of robust fruity flavors with a hint of pepper with a long and smooth finish. GFV’s LoCo Red is 13.82% alcohol / aged in New and 1 year old small format (30 gallon) American Oak Barrels. Guzzo Family Vineyard is located in Murphy, Oregon in the Applegate Valley AVA Artisan Winemakers and Owners - Paula and Tony Guzzo produce small-lot handcrafted Red wines “Only” from start to finish in their Murphy Creek facility located at 1386 Murphy Creek Rd, Murphy Creek, Oregon. Tasting Room by appointment only to open late spring of 2018.
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Come visit us in our new tasting room. Due to our limited parking area we are appointment only. We are offering 2 seatings at 11 AM and 1 PM on Friday, Saturdays and Sundays. Please visit our tasting room site for details.
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