St. Francis Winery & Vineyards

OUR STORY : Accolades

“St. Francis Winery will consistently produce luscious, elegant, fruit driven wines that best interpret the richness and distinct varietal characteristics of Sonoma’s unique, diverse terroir.”

-St. Francis Winemaking Mission Statement

Recent Acclaim

2013 Banti Zinfandel, Dry Creek Valley

92 Points • Wine Spectator • April 2016

Gold Medal • Grand Harvest Awards • December 2015

2013 Anthem Meritage, Sonoma County

92+ Points • Robert Parker • March 2016

Double Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Competition • January 2016

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon, Sonoma County

90 Points • Robert Parker • March 2016

Double Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Competition • January 2016

2013 "Old Vines" Zinfandel, Sonoma County

90 Points • Robert Parker • March 2016

Double Gold Medal • California Zinfandel Championship • September 2015

Best of Show & Double Gold Medal • International Women's Wine Competition • July 2015

2013 Lagomarsino Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, Russian River Valley

95 Points • Robert Parker • March 2016

Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Competition • January 2016

2013 Behler Vineyard Merlot, Sonoma Valley

94 points • Robert Parker • March 2016

Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Competition • January 2016

2013 My Father's Vineyard Zinfandel, Dry Creek Valley

95 Points • Robert Parker • March 2016

Double Gold Medal • California Zinfandel Championship • September 2015

2013 Three Valleys Zinfandel, Sonoma County

95 Points • Robert Parker • March 2016

2013 Petite Sirah, Wild Oak Vineyard

94 Points • Robert Parker • March 2016

2013 Rockpile Cabernet Sauvignon

93 Points • Robert Parker • March 2016

2013 Zinfandel, Dry Creek Valley

93 Points • Robert Parker • March 2016

2014 Pinot Noir, Sonoma County

Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Competition • January 2016

2014 Sauvignon Blanc, Sonoma County

Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Competition • January 2016

2014 Behler Vineyard Chardonnay, Sonoma Valley

Best of Class & Double Gold • Grand Harvest Awards • December 2015

Gold Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • September 2015

2013 Wild Oak Vineyard Cabernet Franc, Sonoma Valley

Gold Medal • Grand Harvest Awards • December 2015

2013 Chardonnay, Sonoma County

Double Gold Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • September 2015

Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2015

90 Points & Gold Medal • San Diego International Wine Competition • January 2015

2012 Lagomarsino Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, Russian River Valley

Double Gold Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • September 2015

92 Points & Gold Medal • Press Democrat North Coast Wine Challenge • April 2015

90+ Points • Robert Parker • December 2014

2014 Estate Cuvée Blanc, Sonoma Valley

Gold Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • September 2015

2012 Behler Vineyard Merlot, Sonoma Valley

Gold Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • September 2015

90 Points • Wine Enthusiast • September 2015

2012 Claret, Sonoma County

Gold Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • September 2015

2012 Rockpile Red, Rockpile

Gold Medal • International Women's Wine Competition • July 2015

2013 Pinot Noir, Russian River Valley

Gold Medal • Sunset International Wine Competition • June 2015

95 Points & Gold Medal • Press Democrat North Coast Wine Challenge • April 2015

2012 Giovanetti Vineyard Zinfandel, Russian River Valley

Gold Medal • Sunset International Wine Competition • June 2015

91+ Points • Robert Parker • December 2014

Best of Class & Gold Medal • Grand Harvest Awards • December 2014

Gold Medal • California Zinfandel Competition • August 2014

2012 Merlot, Sonoma Valley

95 Points & Double Gold Medal • San Francisco International Wine Competition • June 2015

Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2015

2012 Cabernet Sauvignon, Sonoma County

90 Points & Gold Medal • San Francisco International Wine Competition • June 2015

90 Points & Gold Medal • San Diego International Wine Competition • January 2015

2013 Sauvignon Blanc, Sonoma County

91 Points & Gold Medal • Critics Challenge International Competition • May 2015

90 Points & Gold Medal • San Diego International Wine Competition • January 2015

2012 Petite Sirah, Dry Creek Valley

Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2015

94 Points • Robert Parker • December 2014

2013 Behler Vineyard Chardonnay, Sonoma Valley

Double Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2015

2012 Anthem Meritage, Sonoma County

Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2015

2012 My Father's Vineyard Zinfandel, Dry Creek Valley

Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2015

91 Points • Robert Parker • December 2014

Double Gold Medal • California Zinfandel Competition • August 2014

Double Gold Medal • International Women's Wine Competition • July 2014

2011 Lagomarsino Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, Russian River Valley

90 Points • Wine Enthusiast • December 2014

Gold Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • October 2014

Double Gold • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2014

2012 "Old Vines" Zinfandel, Sonoma County

Silver Medal • Grand Harvest Awards • December 2014

Gold Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • October 2014

2012 Three Valleys Zinfandel, Sonoma County

90 Points • Wine Spectator • November 2014

Gold Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • October 2014

Double Gold Medal • California Zinfandel Competition • August 2014

2010 Merlot, Sonoma Valley

90 Points • Wine Enthusiast • December 2014

2012 Zinfandel, Dry Creek Valley

91 Points • Wine Spectator • November 2014

90 Points • Robert Parker • December 2014

Gold Medal • California Zinfandel Competition • August 2014

2012 Chardonnay, Sonoma County

Gold Medal • International Women's Wine Competition • July 2014

2011 Rockpile Red, Rockpile

Best of Class & Gold Medal • Sunset International Wine Competition • June 2014

2011 "Old Vines" Zinfandel, Sonoma County

92 Points & Gold Medal • San Francisco International Wine Competition • June 2014

92 Points & Gold Medal • San Diego International Wine Competition • April 2014

Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2014

Silver Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • October 2013

2011 Tres Viejos Zinfandel, Sonoma County

98 points & Double Gold Medal • North Coast Wine Challenge • May 2014

89 Points • Robert Parker • December 2013

Silver Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • October 2013

2011 Cabernet Sauvignon, Sonoma County

92 Points & Gold Medal • San Diego International Wine Competition • April 2014

2011 Amann Vineyard Zinfandel, Dry Creek Valley

92 Points • Robert Parker • December 2013

90 Points • Wine Spectator • February 2014

Gold Medal • Grand Harvest Awards • November 2013

Silver Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • October 2013

2011 Zinfandel, Dry Creek Valley

90 Points • Wine Spectator • February 2014

Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2014

2011 Anthem Meritage, Sonoma County

Gold Medal • American Fine Wine Competition • January 2014

Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2014

89+ Points • Robert Parker • December 2013

2011 Giovanetti Vineyard Zinfandel, Russian River Valley

92 Points • Robert Parker • December 2013

Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2014

Gold Medal • Grand Harvest Awards • November 2013

Gold Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • October 2013

2011 My Father's Vineyard Zinfandel, Dry Creek Valley

92 Points • Robert Parker • December 2013

Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2014

2011 Petite Sirah, Dry Creek Valley

Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2014

2011 Port, Sonoma County

Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2014

Best of Class & Double Gold Medal • Grand Harvest Awards • November 2013

2012 Wild Oak Vineyard Chardonnay, Sonoma Valley

Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2014

2012 Behler Vineyard Chardonnay, Sonoma Valley

Silver Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2014

89 Points • Robert Parker • December 2013

2012 Chardonnay, Sonoma County

Silver Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2014

2009 Merlot, Sonoma Valley

Silver Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2014

2011 Petite Sirah, Dry Creek Valley

91+ Points • Robert Parker • December 2013

2009 Merlot, Sonoma Valley

Gold Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • October 2013

2010 Lagomarsino Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, Russian River Valley

95 Points • Robert Parker • December 2013

89 Points & Cellar Selection • Wine Enthusiast • December 2013

Silver Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • October 2013

2011 Caro Santo Sangiovese, Sonoma Valley

89 Points • Robert Parker • December 2013

2010 Petite Sirah, Dry Creek Valley

92 Points & Editor's Choice • Wine Enthusiast • December 2013

2010 Zinfandel, Dry Creek Valley

91 Points • Wine Enthusiast • December 2013

Double Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2013

Gold Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • October 2012

2012 Estate Cuvée Blanc, Sonoma Valley

Best of Class & Double Gold Medal • Grand Harvest Awards • November 2013

Silver Medal • International Wine Channel TV Awards • September 2013

Silver Medal • International Women's Wine Competition • July 2013

2010 Behler Vineyard Merlot, Sonoma Valley

Best of Class & Double Gold Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • October 2013

2010 Claret, Sonoma County

Gold Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • October 2013

Silver Medal • International Wine Channel TV Awards • September 2013

Double Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2013

2011 Wild Oak Vineyard Chardonnay, Sonoma Valley

Gold Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • October 2013

Silver Medal • International Women's Wine Competition • July 2013

Silver Medal • Orange County Fair Wine Competition • June 2013

2011 Chardonnay, Sonoma County

Silver Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • October 2013

Silver Medal • International Wine Channel TV Awards • September 2013

2010 "Old Vines" Zinfandel, Sonoma County

Double Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2013

89 points • Wine Spectator • December 2012

Silver Medal • International Wine Channel TV Awards • September 2013

Silver Medal • Dallas Morning News and TexSom Wine Competition • March 2013

2012 Pinot Gris, Russian River Valley

Silver Medal • International Wine Channel TV Awards • September 2013

Gold Medal • International Women's Wine Competition • July 2013

2010 Anthem Meritage, Sonoma County

89 Points • Wine Spectator • August 2013

90 Points • Wine & Spirits Magazine • June 2013

Gold Medal • Sunset Magazine Wine Competition • Spring 2013

90 Points • Wine Enthusiast • December 2012

2008 Merlot, Sonoma County

Gold Medal • International Women's Wine Competition • July 2013

2011 Chardonnay, Sonoma County

Silver Medal • International Women's Wine Competition • July 2013

Silver Medal • Orange County Fair Wine Competition • June 2013

2009 "Old Vines" Zinfandel, Sonoma County

Gold Medal • Critics Challenge X • June 2013

2010 Behler Vineyard Merlot, Sonoma Valley

Gold Medal • Sunset Magazine Wine Competition • Spring 2013

2011 Chardonnay, Sonoma County

Silver Medal • Sunset Magazine Wine Competition • Spring 2013

2010 Behler Vineyard Merlot, Sonoma Valley

Gold Medal • Dallas Morning News & TexSom Wine Competition • March 2013

2010 Port, Sonoma County

Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2013

2011 Estate Cuvée Blanc, Sonoma Valley

Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2013

2010 Montecillo Vineyard Zinfandel, Sonoma Valley

Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2013

2010 Three Valleys Zinfandel, Sonoma County

Silver Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2013

2011 Chardonnay, Sonoma County

Silver Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2013

2010 Amann Vineyard Zinfandel, Dry Creek Valley

89 Points • Wine Spectator • January 2013

2010 Montecillo Vineyard Zinfandel, Sonoma Valley

89 Points • Wine Enthusiast • December 2012

2009 Tres Viejos Zinfandel, Sonoma County

Silver Medal • Sunset International Wine Competition • November 2012

2010 Chardonnay, Sonoma County

Silver Medal • Sunset International Wine Competition • November 2012

2010 Behler Vineyard Chardonnay, Sonoma Valley

Silver Medal • Sunset International Wine Competition • November 2012

2010 Montecillo Vineyard Zinfandel, Sonoma Valley

91 Points • Wine Spectator • October 2012

2009 Behler Vineyard Merlot, Sonoma Valley

Best of Class & Double Gold Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • October 2012

2010 Three Valleys Zinfandel, Sonoma County

Gold Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • October 2012

2010 Rowe Vineyard Zinfandel, Sonoma Valley

Gold Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • October 2012

2010 Montecillo Vineyard Zinfandel, Sonoma Valley

Gold Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • October 2012

2009 Lagomarsino Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, Russian River Valley

Silver Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • October 2012

2009 Port, Sonoma County

Silver Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • October 2012

2010 Montecillo Vineyard Zinfandel, Sonoma Valley

Best of Class & Gold Medal • International Women's Wine Competition • October 2012

2009 Cabernet Sauvignon, Sonoma Valley

Best of Class & Gold Medal • International Women's Wine Competition • October 2012

2009 Lagomarsino Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, Russian River Valley

Silver Medal • International Women's Wine Competition • October 2012

2009 Behler Vineyard Merlot, Sonoma Valley

Silver Medal • International Women's Wine Competition • October 2012

2010 Three Valleys Zinfandel, Sonoma County

Silver Medal • International Women's Wine Competition • October 2012

2009 Pagani Vineyard Old Vines Zinfandel, Sonoma Valley

Gold Medal • Orange County Wine Competition • June 2012

2009 Tres Viejos Zinfandel, Sonoma County

Gold Medal • Orange County Wine Competition • June 2012

2010 Chardonnay, Sonoma County

Gold Medal • Orange County Wine Competition • June 2012

2009 Tres Viejos Zinfandel, Sonoma County

Gold Medal • Best of the Bay Zinfandel Challenge • Summer 2012

Gold Medal • North of the Gate Wine Competition • Summer 2012

2009 Pagani Vineyard Old Vines Zinfandel, Sonoma Valley

93 Points • Wine Enthusiast • March 2012

2009 Montecillo Vineyard Zinfandel, Sonoma Valley

88 Points • Wine Enthusiast • March 2012

2009 "Old Vines" Zinfandel, Sonoma County

89 Points • Wine Enthusiast • March 2012

91 Points • Wine & Spirits Magazine • February 2012

2009 Tres Viejos Zinfandel, Sonoma County

91 Points • Wine & Spirits Magazine • February 2012

2009 Port, Sonoma County

Double Gold • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2012

2010 Behler Vineyard Chardonnay, Sonoma Valley

Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2012

2009 Tres Viejos Zinfandel, Sonoma County

Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2012

2010 Chardonnay, Sonoma County

Silver Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2012

2009 "Old Vines" Zinfandel, Sonoma County

Silver Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition • January 2012

2010 Chardonnay, Sonoma County

Best of Class • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • Fall 2011

2009 Montecillo Vineyard Zinfandel, Sonoma Valley

Gold Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • Fall 2011

2009 "Old Vines" Zinfandel, Sonoma County

Gold Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • Fall 2011

2007 Wild Oak Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, Sonoma County

90 Points • Wine & Spirits Magazine • June 2011

2008 Tres Viejos Zinfandel, Sonoma County

93 Points • Wine & Spirits Magazine • Spring 2011

2007 Wild Oak Vineyard Zinfandel, Sonoma County

89 Points • Wine Spectator • Winter 2010

2005 Wild Oak Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, Sonoma County

91 Points • Beverage Dynamics Magazine • December 2010

2007 Claret, Sonoma County

90 Points • Beverage Dynamics Magazine • December 2010

2007 "Old Vines" Zinfandel, Sonoma County

Best Buys • Quarterly Review of Wines • Winter 2010

2007 Wild Oak Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, Sonoma County

90 Points • Wine Enthusiast • October 2010

2008 Montecillo Vineyard Zinfandel, Sonoma Valley

90 Points • Wine Spectator • October 2010

2008 Pagani Vineyard Old Vines Zinfandel, Sonoma Valley

90 Points • Wine Spectator • October 2010

2008 "Old Vines" Zinfandel, Sonoma County

Silver Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • September 2010

2007 Rowe Vineyard Zinfandel, Sonoma Valley

Gold Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • September 2010

2007 Tres Viejos Zinfandel, Sonoma County

Silver Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • September 2010

2006 Lagomarsino Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, Russian River Valley

Gold Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • September 2010

2009 Sauvignon Blanc, Sonoma County

Silver Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • September 2010

2007 Wild Oak Vineyard Syrah, Sonoma County

Gold Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • September 2010

2008 Caro Santo Sangiovese, Sonoma Valley

Best of Class • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • September 2010

2007 Claret, Sonoma County

Silver Medal • Sonoma County Harvest Fair • September 2010

2006 Wild Oak Vineyard Merlot, Sonoma County

5 Stars • Quarterly Review of Wines (QRW) • Summer 2010

2006 Wild Oak Vineyard Syrah, Sonoma County

5 Stars • Quarterly Review of Wines • Summer 2010

2006 Syrah, Sonoma County

5 Stars • Quarterly Review of Wines • Summer 2010

2006 Bacchi Vineyard Zinfandel, Russian River Valley

Silver Medal • West Coast Wine Competition • May 2010

2006 Wild Oak Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, Sonoma County

Best of Class & Double Gold Medal • West Coast Wine Competition • May 2010

2006 McCoy Vineyard Cabernet Franc, Sonoma County

Silver Medal • West Coast Wine Competition • May 2010

2008 Chardonnay, Sonoma County

Silver Medal • West Coast Wine Competition • May 2010

2008 Wild Oak Vineyard Chardonnay, Sonoma Valley

Silver Medal • West Coast Wine Competition • May 2010

2006 Petite Sirah, Dry Creek Valley

Bronze Medal • West Coast Wine Competition • May 2010

2006 Rockpile Red, Rockpile

Silver Medal • West Coast Wine Competition • May 2010

2007 Rowe Vineyard Zinfandel, Sonoma Valley

Gold Medal • West Coast Wine Competition • May 2010

2006 Wild Oak Vineyard Zinfandel, Sonoma County

Silver Medal • West Coast Wine Competition • May 2010

2006 Lagomarsino Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, Russian River Valley

Silver Medal • West Coast Wine Competition • May 2010

2006 "Old Vines" Zinfandel, Sonoma County

92 Points • Beverage Dynamics • March 2010

2005 Wild Oak Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, Sonoma County

90 Points • Wine Enthusiast • December 2009

2007 Montecillo Vineyard Zinfandel, Sonoma Valley

92 Points • Wine Spectator • November 2009

2008 Sauvignon Blanc, Sonoma County

Gold Award • Sonoma Valley Wine Competition • August 2009

2007 Wild Oak Vineyard Chardonnay, Sonoma Valley

5 Stars • Quarterly Review of Wines • Summer 2009

2004 Wild Oak Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, Sonoma County

91 Points • Wine Enthusiast • October 2008

2005 Wild Oak Vineyard Zinfandel, Sonoma County

88 Points • Wine Enthusiast • September 2008

2006 Chardonnay, Sonoma County

Rated "89" • Wine Enthusiast • September, 2008

2004 Syrah, Sonoma County

5 Stars • Quarterly Review of Wines • Summer 2008

2004 Pagani Vineyard Old Vines Zinfandel, Sonoma Valley

5 Stars • Quarterly Review of Wines • Summer 2008

5 Stars • Quarterly Review of Wines • Summer 2008

2003 Cabernet Sauvignon, Sonoma County

93 Points • Wine News Buyline • October 2007

2005 Wild Oak Vineyard Chardonnay, Sonoma Valley

90 Points • Wine & Spirits Magazine • October 2007

2003 Syrah, Sonoma Valley

91 Points • Wine Review Online • May 2006

2002 Cabernet Sauvignon, Sonoma County

90 Points • Wine Spectator • January 2006

2001 Nuns Canyon Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon, Sonoma Valley

94 Points • The Wine Report • December 2005

2002 Pagani Vineyard Old Vines Zinfandel, Sonoma Valley

89 Points • The Wine Report • October 2005

2002 "Old Vines" Zinfandel, Sonoma County

92 Points • Wine & Spirits Magazine • October 2005

2002 Behler Vineyard Chardonnay, Sonoma Valley

90 Points • Wine & Spirits Magazine • April 2005

2003 Behler Vineyard Chardonnay, Sonoma Valley

5 Stars • Quarterly Reviews of Wine • April 2005

2001 Nuns Canyon Vineyard Syrah, Sonoma Valley

92 Points • Wine Enthusiast • December 2004

1999 Kings Ridge Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, Sonoma County

92 Points • Wine Access Magazine • October 2004

1999 Nuns Canyon Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon, Sonoma Valley

92 Points • Wine Enthusiast • November 2003

2001 "Old Vines" Zinfandel, Sonoma County

89 Points • Wine Advocate • October 2003

2001 Behler Vineyard Chardonnay, Sonoma Valley

90 Points • Wine Spectator • October 2003

2000 Cabernet Sauvignon, Sonoma County

90 Points • Wine Enthusiast • September 2003

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