Chronicle awards for winery

Courtesy Truckee River Winery

Truckee River Winery has been recognized in the 20th annual San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition with four awards: Silver for 2018 Pinot Noir, Silver for 2018 Chardonnay, Bronze for 2018 Zinfandel and Bronze for 2016 Malbec.

“For 30 years we’ve been climbing the ladder. Every year we learn and every year we make better wine,” says founder and winemaker Russ Jones in a press release. “It’s great to be recognized for all of our hard work.”

Nearly 6,700 wines from more than 1,000 wineries were entered into this year’s competition. There were more than 65 judges representing various North American wine regions. |