2011 SYRAH GETS 98 POINTS, BEST SYRAH IN STATE AT CALIFORNIA STATE FAIR, JUNE 2015
2011 HAIKU RED BORDEAUX BLEND GETS 97 POINTS AT SAN FRANCISCO INTL. WINE COMP, JUNE 2015
2011 INDEPENDENCE RED BORDEAUX BLEND GETS BEST OF CLASS AT SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE WINE COMP, JAN 2015
2013 CHARDONNAY GETS 94 POINTS AND PLATINUM MEDAL AT SAN DIEGO INTL WINE COMP, JAN 2015
2010 CINQUAIN BORDEAUX BLEND GETS 92 POINTS AT LOS ANGELES INTL WINE COMP, MAY 2014
2010 CABRADOR GETS 90 POINTS AT SAN DIEGO INTL WINE COMP, APRIL 2014
CINQUAIN CELLARS wins NINE MEDALS AT SF CHRONICLE WINE COMP - INCLUDING 1 DOUBLE GOLD AND 4 GOLDS, JAN 2014
CINQUAIN CELLARS wins a PLATINUM MEDAL for PORT and GOLD for CHARDONNAY at San Diego Intl. Wine Comp, March 2013
CINQUAIN CELLARS wins TWO GOLDS at San Francisco Intl Wine Competition, June 2012
CINQUAIN CELLARS wins TWO GOLDS and 2009 Syrah gets 94 POINTS at Los Angeles Intl. Wine Competition, May, 2012
CINQUAIN CELLARS wins TWO BEST OF CLASS Awards SF Chronicle Competition, Feb. 2011
2007 Syrah Wins Gold at the SF Intl Wine Competition, July 2010
Laurie Daniel, The Tribune, Sept 24, 2008, "At Cinquain Cellars, the wine is bottled poetry."
Robert Parker, Jr. on the 2006 Syrah, "This delicious, sexy Syrah possesses a deep plum/ruby color as well as copious quantities of sweet black cherry and black currant fruit, smoke, earth, and a gamy meatiness. Enjoy this lush 2006 over the next 2-3 years."
to reserve your private tasting in the barrel room and among the vines with winemaker and owner, Dave Nagengast. Cinquain Cellars is located just minutes off Highway 46 East in Paso Robles.