Pillsbury Wine Company

Sam Pillsbury of Pillsbury Wine Company produces 14 varieties of 100% Cochise County Arizona wines at his 100-acre Willcox Bench Vineyard and Winery—mostly Rhone blends. Pillsbury Wine Company has won gold medals and some of the highest scores for any Arizona wines, Sam Pillsbury was named Best Local Winemaker by Phoenix Magazine, voted Best Arizona Winery by Arizona Foothills Magazine, and named “one of the rising stars of the Southwest” by Wine Spectator Magazine. Jancis Robinson in her seminal 2013 American Wine book wrote: he makes “some of the finest wines in Arizona,” and Hugh Johnson in his 2015 Pocket Wine Guide says, “Sam Pillsbury makes excellent WildChild White and Roan Red.”

Pillsbury Wines won ‘Best Arizona Red’ for Diva 2012 from a blind tasting of a range of AZ wines by 12 winemakers at Yavapai College; ‘Best Arizona White’ for WildChild White 2012 at the 5th Annual Whole Foods Arizona Wine Awards out of 18 Wineries; and four 90-point scores from the prestigious California Tasting Panel Magazine for WildChild White 2012, Symphony 2012, Chardonnay 2012 and Shiraz ‘Guns and Kisses’ 2012. And November 15th 2014, his wines won the Growers Cup for best AZ dessert wine for Sweet Lies 2013, and Golds for the Petite Sirah 2012 and WildChild White 2012. He won an additional 6 other medals at the AZ Winegrowers Festival at The Farm

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