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June 16, 2019

RM Wine Scores 100 Points Livermore Sweeps State Fair Competition

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Posted: Thursday, June 13, 2019 12:00 am

The California State Fair's Commercial Wine Competition is a big one, and happens to be the longest standing wine competition in the Golden state, having originated in 1855. It is the only competition of its type to partition California into 11 wine regions and to recognize the best wines in each region. It also recognizes the best of varietals and styles.

Rick Pickering, California State Fair General Manager and CEO, tells us, "The Commercial Wine Competition is not only the oldest wine competition in the country, but it continues to expand its prestige year after year. Winning top honors at the State Fair is seen as a pinnacle achievement and honor for California wine makers."

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