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.”

Recent Acclaim

2013 Anthem Meritage, Sonoma County

Double Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Competition • January 2016

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon, Sonoma County

Double Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Competition • January 2016

2014 Pinot Noir, Sonoma County

Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Competition • January 2016

2013 Lagomarsino Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, Russian River Valley

Gold Medal • San Francisco Chronicle Competition • January 2016

2013 Behler Vineyard Merlot, Sonoma Valley

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 Banti Zinfandel, Dry Creek 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

2013 My Father's Vineyard Zinfandel, Dry Creek Valley

Double Gold Medal • California Zinfandel Championship • September 2015

2013 "Old Vines" Zinfandel, Sonoma County

Double Gold Medal • California Zinfandel Championship • September 2015

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