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Peirano Estate Awarded Gold Medals
Summary: International Wine Competition

Proceeds from event benefit children with cancer and their families

Lodi, CA - - - for immediate release - - - Peirano Estate Vineyards, one of the Lodi Appellation’s premier grape growers and wine producers, was awarded several medals for their wines, including 2 Gold Medals, at the recently held Finger Lakes International Wine Competition. Peirano Estate received Gold Medals for their 2003 Barbera and 2003 Petite Sirah, both from The Heritage Collection. They also garnered medals for their 2004 Autumn’s Blush, as well as 2003 ‘The Other’ red blend. Competition was tough, with well over 1,000 entries from around the world, so any medal, especially a Gold, is highly prized.
In addition, the net proceeds from this event, along with companion wine action and dinner gala, benefit Camp Good Days and Happy Times, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for children and their families whose lives have been touched by cancer and other life threatening challenges through residential camping programs and year-round activities and events, based in the Finger Lakes region of New York. In a statement from Peirano Estate, “We are honored by the recognition our wines received, but we are even more touched to be able to help such a worth while organization.” For more information on Peirano Estate Vineyards, please contact them at 209-369-9463, or through their website at