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Come celebrate the Best of Wine Country Award winners recognized for their excellence in the community by both the public and wine industry leaders. The winners will also be featured in our January issue of both San Francisco and Silicon Valley Magazine.
Best of Wine Country Awards 2019
Date: November 12, 2019
Time: VIP: 6:00-7:00, GA: 7:00-10:00
Where: The Pearl, SF
Catering by 3 Star Michelin Estate Events by Meadowood
Entertainment by pop-rock singer and songwriter, Andrew Ripp
Emceed by ABC7 Bay Area’s beloved broadcaster, Spencer Christian
Beneficiary: Napa Valley Farmworker Foundation
Napa Valley Farmworker Foundation has reached over 18,000 vineyard workers and their families, and provided over 2,370 hours of education.
Their steadfast commitment to the betterment of the farmworker community is driven by conviction to build and support a sustainable workforce and to the continued success of the Napa Valley wine industry.
The 2019 Best of Wine Country Nominees
2019 VOTING IS NOW CLOSED
Winners will be announced at the event on November 12th!
Frequently Asked Questions
NOMINATIONS & VOTING
Who nominates for the final winners? The Steering Committee is responsible for selecting the nominees.
Who is eligible for nomination? All wineries, festivals, transportation companies and wine educators located in Northern California from Monterey to Mendocino.
Can a candidate be nominated in more than one category? Yes, as long as a candidate is eligible in each category.
How do I submit my vote? The voting form is available on our site under the “VOTE” tab.
What is the voting deadline? October 1, 2019.
When will the final award winners be announced? The winners will be announced at the Awards Gala on November 12 at The Pearl and will also be featured in the November issue of San Francisco magazine.
Who will attend the Awards Gala? The Awards Gala will comprise of a specially curated group of individuals who are wine connoisseurs, industry professionals, and VIPs of the Steering Committee and San Francisco magazine. All final award nominees will receive invitations for themselves and guests. We also have an exclusive amount of tickets available to the general public.
How will the winners be announced? Halfway through the event all nominees will be asked to gather on the first floor of The Pearl. On stage we will announce the winner of each category. The winner will have a moment on stage to accept his or her award, take a photo and be presented with a special gift.
What's the dress code? Cocktail attire
Where will the Awards Gala be held? The Pearl in San Francisco (601 19th St, San Francisco, CA 94107
What is the timing of the Gala: VIP: 6:00-7:00, GA: 7:00-10:00