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Centine and La Pettegola Awarded Best of Class at LA Wine Competition

Banfi Centine and La Pettegola were both awarded “Best of Class” at the 2018 Los Angeles Wine Competition, earning Gold Medals and 94 and 93 points, respectively. Also winning a Gold Medal were Maschio Prosecco (93 points) and Riunite Lambrusco (92 points).

Here are the results for all Banfi Vintners wines entered into the competition:

Gold Medals:

Banfi Centine Rosso 2016 – 94 Points, Best in Class
Banfi La Pettegola Vermentino 2017 – 93 Points, Best in Class
Maschio Prosecco NV – 93 Points
Riunite Lambrusco NV – 92 Points

Silver Medals:

Albinea Canali Pennarossa Lambrusco NV
Banfi ASKA 2015
Banfi BelnerO 2014
Banfi Centine Rose 2017
Banfi Chianti Classico 2015
Banfi Chianti Classico Riserva 2014
Banfi l’Ardi Dolcetto 2014
Banfi Rosa Regale 2017
Banfi San Angelo Pinot Grigio 2017
Banfi Stilnovo Governo 2017
Bell’Agio Moscato
Bell’Agio Rose Dolce
Bell’Agio Rosso Dolce
Bolla Amarone 2013
Bolla Prosecco NV
Bolla Sparkling Rose NV
Natura Carmenere 2016
Natura Rose 2017
Sartori Amarone 2013
Sartori Valpolicella Superiore 2013

Bronze Medals:

Albinea Canali Ottocentonero Lambrusco NV
Natura Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
Natura Chardonnay 2017
Sartori L’Appassione 2013

See full results of the Los Angeles Wine Competition

Joe Janish is Director of Public Relations for Banfi Vintners, a Certified Specialist of Wine (CSW), and a veteran of the wine industry for over 20 years. He launched one of the first wine blogs back in 1997, the now-defunct “Wine Dictator,” and cut his teeth on his grandfather’s homemade wine. He still keeps a copy of Wine for Dummies nearby for reference.

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