Awards

Trattore Farms have been awarded by prestigious competitions from New York to our home state of California. Take a peek below for a summary of recent awards for our Trattore Estate Wines and our Dry Creek Olive Company olive oils.


DRY CREEK OLIVE OIL COMPANY AWARDS

TRATTORE ESTATE WINE AWARDS


2015 SONOMA COUNTY HARVEST FAIR

Dry Creek Olive Oil Co. brought home three Gold wins this year in their own backyard Harvest Fair!

Double Gold - Jalapeño
Gold - Mediterranean Blend
Gold - Alta Mesa
Gold - Tavola Toscana

2016 SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE WINE COMPETITION

Our inaugural 2013 Pinot Noir rose to the top at this year's prestigious San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition

Double Gold - 2013 Tf Pinot Noir

2015 Central Coast Olive Oil Competition

Hosted by California Mid-State Fair and featuring near on 150 olive oils, Dry Creek Olive Co. oils brought home the gold for the following oils:

Gold – Lime
Gold – Tavola Toscana
Gold – Healdsburg Blend

2015 INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S WINE COMPETITION


This competition, with all-women judges, aims to choose quality wines that will also appeal to female wine consumers, and they thought Trattore Estate Wines fit the bill!

Gold - 2011 Tractor Red Rhône Blend

2015 CALIFORNIA STATE FAIR

The California State Fair's inaugural Olive Oil competition recognized Dry Creek Olive Co. right from the start!

Gold - Alta Mesa

2015 WORLD WINE CHAMPIONSHIP


The Beverage Testing Insitute's Annual Competition awarded our wines with two Golds in their Rhone Style Wines category

Gold - 2013 mR
Gold - 2013 Roussanne
Gold - 2013 Viogner

2015 YOLO COUNTY FAIR OLIVE OIL COMPETITION



Once again, Dry Creek Olive Company Oils impressed at the second largest olive oil competition in the United States, second only to the L.A. County Fair Wine and Olive Oil Competition.

Best in Class/Gold Medal – Alta Mesa, Robust
Gold – Tavola Toscana, Robust
Gold - Jalapeño

2015 SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE WINE COMPETITION

The 35th anniversary of this large and influential competition recognized Trattore Estate Wines with Gold

Gold - 2013 Roussanne

2015 NAPA VALLEY OLIVE OIL COMPETITION


Dry Creek Olive Oil Co.'s Alta Mesa Blend brought home the gold medal from this prestigious competition, hosted by the Napa Valley Fair

Gold – Alta Mesa

2015 SONOMA COUNTY HARVEST AWARDS

Trattore Wines continued to dazzle at this year's Fair, including our first release of Pinot Noir

Best of Class - 2013 Roussanne
Best of Class - 2012 Grenache

2015 NEW YORK INTERNATIONAL OLIVE OIL COMPETITION


We did it again: in April we were awarded a gold medal for our Alta Mesa Blend extra virgin olive oil! An international panel of experts judge hundreds of entries from every olive oil producing region in the world. The winners are recognized by the international press and share the prestige of winning the world's most important extra virgin olive oil competition.

Gold – Alta Mesa Blend

2014 SONOMA COUNTY HARVEST AWARDS


Trattore Estate Wines continued to shine at the Sonoma County Harvest Fair in September 2014, with two of our wines bringing home three gold medals!

Double Gold – 2013 mR
Gold - 2012 Viognier

2014 SONOMA COUNTY HARVEST FAIR


Yet again Dry Creek Olive Company came up big at the local harvest fair in 2014! We took 9 total medals, including 5 golds!

Double Gold – Mediterranean Blend
Double Gold – Lime
Double Gold – Maurino
Gold – Healdsburg Blend
Gold – Alta Mesa

2014 SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE WINE COMPETITION


The largest competition of American wines in the world! It continues to grow and entries grew to a staggering 4,913 entries from all across the country in 2010. Today, 60 prestigious experts within the media, trade, hospitality and education industries from around the country join together to judge these wines each year. Trattore was proud to win big in 2014!

Double Gold – 2011 Petite Sirah
Gold – 2012 Viognier

2014 NAPA VALLEY OLIVE OIL COMPETITION


Another big win for Dry Creek Olive Company! Results are in and we took BEST OF SHOW for our Mediterranean Blend extra virgin olive oil! Hosted by the Napa Valley Fair, this is a very prestigious competition just over the hill from Dry Creek Olive Company's Sonoma County mill. We took home six gold medals, including a Best in Class for citrus oils for our Lime Olive Oil.

Best in Show – Mediterranean Blend
Best in Class/Gold Medal – Meyer Lemon

2014 LOS ANGELES INTERNATIONAL WINE COMPETITION


We are so proud that our luscious white Rhône brought home a gold from this top competition!
For 75 years, the Los Angeles International Wine Competition has showcased the finest domestic and international vintages through a wine-tasting event that is widely considered to be one of the most prestigious in the United States. An esteemed panel of judges use a blind-tasting method, maintaining the highest standards of integrity and professionalism that has remained the competition’s foundation for 75 years.

Gold Medal – 2012 Roussanne

2014 LOS ANGELES INTERNATIONAL OLIVE OIL COMPETITION


This is one of the premier olive oil competitions in the world, bringing together the highest standards of integrity and professionalism in awarding medals to the best oils from around the globe. We were so proud to bring home a gold medal in 2014 for our Maurino extra virgin olive oil!

Gold – Maurino

2013 SONOMA COUNTY HARVEST AWARDS


Trattore Estate Wines made big news in October 2013 at the Sonoma County Harvest Fair. Our 2011 Roussanne was awarded the Best in Class for white wines! This means judges unanimously believed the wine deserved a gold medal and they felt it was one of the three best white wines in Sonoma County.

Best of Class/Gold Medal – 2011 Roussanne

2014 YOLO COUNTY FAIR OLIVE OIL COMPETITION


The Yolo County Fair Olive Oil Competition is the second largest olive oil competition in the United States, second only to the L.A. County Fair Wine and Olive Oil Competition. Dry Creek Olive Company Oils took home four gold medals in 2014!

Best in Class/Best Flavored Oil/Gold Medal – Lime
Best in Class/Gold Medal – Maurino
Best in Class/Gold Medal – Valencia
Gold – Alta Mesa Blend
Gold – Mediterranean Blend

2013 SAN DIEGO INTERNATIONAL WINE COMPETITION


Trattore wins big in San Diego in 2013!!
This competition is held in southern California city every spring and draws a team of judges from all over California to taste and classify wines into more than 200 possible categories. Wines entered are from California and the Pacific North-West, Italy, Australia and Chile. They are judged by a panel drawn from various areas of the food, wine and hospitality trades, led by chief judge Michael Franz, editor of the Wine Review Online. The competition’s director is Robert Whitely, who also directs the Critics Challenge, also held in San Diego.

Platinum Medal – 2010 Zinfandel
Platinum Medal – 2010 Tractor Red
Gold Medal – 2011 Tractor White
Gold Medal – 2011 Roussanne

2014 CA MID-STATE FAIR OLIVE OIL COMPETITION


Our Alta Mesa Blend won big at this prestigious olive oil competition in May 2014! This was the 5th annual Central Coast Olive Oil Competition, which is hosted by the California Mid-State Fair.
The overall goal of the Central Coast Olive Oil Competition is to provide a venue for California olive oils to be professionally judged and to educate consumers regarding the quantity and styles of olive oil produced in California.

Best in Class/Gold Medal – Alta Mesa Blend
Gold Medal – Mediterranean Blend
Gold Medal – Maurino
Gold Medal – Lime

2013 SUNSET MAGAZINE INTERNATIONAL WINE COMPETITION


Sunset Magazine hosts a stellar wine competition each year and we took home a beautiful gold medal in 2013 for our signature red blend, the Tractor Red. Sunset is quickly becoming one of the most important wine competitions in America. We were very pleased with our results!

Gold Medal – 2010 Tractor Red

2013 SONOMA COUNTY HARVEST FAIR


2013 was a fantastic year for Dry Creek Olive Company at our Sonoma County Harvest Fair. We took the best olive oil of the competition and came home with many medals!

Best in Show – Mediterranean Blend
Double Gold – Three Orchards Blend
Double Gold – Mediterranean
Double Gold – Lime
Double Gold – Frutteto
Gold – Healdsburg Blend
Gold – Cara Cara Orange
Gold – Meyer Lemon

Click here for competition results

2013 SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE WINE COMPETITION


Trattore took home a couple of golds for our delicious Zins and one for our Grenache in 2013!
The largest competition of American wines in the world! It continues to grow and entries grew to a staggering 4,913 entries from all across the country in 2010. Today, 60 prestigious experts within the media, trade, hospitality and education industries from around the country join together to judge these wines each year.

Gold – 2010 Zinfandel
Gold – 2009 Zinfandel
Gold – 2011 Grenache

2013 YOLO COUNTY FAIR CALIFORNIA OLIVE OIL COMPETITION


The Yolo County Fair Olive Oil Competition is the second largest olive oil competition in the United States, second only to the L.A. County Fair Wine and Olive Oil Competition. Dry Creek Olive Company Oils took home four gold medals in 2013!

Gold – Frutteto
Gold – Healdsburg
Gold – Meyer Lemon
Gold – Lime

2012 NEW YORK INTERNATIONAL WINE COMPETITION

WHAT A WIN!
Trattore's first year of making the pink stuff and we win big in New York! The NY competition has become one of the most respected international wine competition in the world because its judges are real trade buyers judging the wine by category and actual price. They say "If you can make it in New York you can make it anywhere!"

Rosé of the Year/Gold Medal – 2011 Grenache Rosé

2013 NAPA VALLEY OLIVE OIL COMPETITION


Hosted by the Napa Valley Fair, this is a very prestigious competition just over the hill from Dry Creek Olive Company's Sonoma County mill. We took home six gold medals, including a Best in Class for citrus oils for our Lime Olive Oil.

Best in Class – Lime
Gold – Cara Cara Orange
Gold – Three Orchards Blend
Gold – Healdsburg Blend
Gold – Mediterranean Blend
Gold – Pink Grapefruit

2012 NEXTGEN WINE COMPETITION


This competition was established in 2007 to provide young wine drinkers with a public forum for declaring their tastes. All judges range from 21-35 years of age and include chefs, winemakers, sommeliers, wine educators, bloggers, media and other qualified wine professionals from the Millennial Generation.

Best of Class/Double Gold Medal – 2010 Viognier
Best of Class/Gold Medal – 2010 Tractor Red
Gold Medal – 2010 Roussanne

2013 LOS ANGELES INTERNATIONAL OLIVE OIL COMPETITION


This is one of the premier olive oil competitions in the world, bringing together the highest standards of integrity and professionalism in awarding medals to the best oils from around the globe. We were so proud to bring home four gold medals in 2013!

Gold – Trattore Farms Blend
Gold – Lime
Gold – Cara Cara Orange
Gold – Frutetto Blend

2013 NEW YORK INTERNATIONAL OLIVE OIL COMPETITION


An international panel of experts judge hundreds of entries from every olive oil producing region in the world. The winners are recognized by the international press and share the prestige of winning the world's most important extra virgin olive oil competition. In 2013 Dry Creek Olive Company came home with two awards from this truly international competition.

Gold – Mediterranean Blend
Silver – Healdsburg Blend