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Splash Wine Lounge and Bistro

San Diego, USA

Address: 3043 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92104, USA


Splash provides an arena in which to try many different wines and uncover your passions. With over 90 different wines from around the world offered by the “Splash” (one ounce taste), glass and bottle, Splash accommodates the most discerning palate as well as those just beginning to discover wine.

“I feel very honored to be chosen as one of the few locations from around the world to host this prestigious tasting event. It is a true testament to the integrity of Splash and the Enomatic Wine Machines.”

Traci Smith, owner and operator at Splash Wine Lounge

The selected award winning wines available are:

  • Bodega Norton, Reserva Cabernet Sauvignon, Luján de Cuyo, Mendoza 2008 Argentina (Bronze)
  • Painted Wolf, The Den Chenin Blanc, Coastal Region 2010 South Africa (Silver)
  • Pascual Toso, Alta Reserve Syrah, Mendoza 2007 Argentina (Bronze)
  • Pascual Toso, Alta Reserve Malbec, Maipó, Mendoza 2008 Argentina (Bronze)
  • Altamira de los Andes, Reserve Malbec, Uco Valley, Mendoza 2009 Argentina (Bronze)
  • Henry’s Drive, Morse Code Chardonnay, Padthaway, South Australia 2010 Australia (Bronze)
  • Henry’s Drive, Dead Letter Office Shiraz, South Australia 2008 Australia (Bronze)
  • Bodegas Muriel, Selección, Rioja 2009 Spain (Bronze)
  • Henry’s Drive, Parson’s Flat Shiraz-Cabernet, Padthaway, South Australia 2008 Australia (Commended)
  • Fleur Du Cap, Merlot, Western Cape 2009 South Africa (Bronze)
  • Guelbenzu, Azul, Ribera del Queiles 2007 Spain (Commended)
  • Bodegas Martín Códax, Albarino, Rias Baixas, Galicia 2010 Spain (Commended)
  • Domaine de Mourchon, Fermily Reserve, Côtes du Rhône Villages Séguret, Rhône 2009 France (Commended)
  • Golan Heights Winery, Yarden Chardonnay, Odem Organic Vineyard, Galilee 2009 Israel (Bronze)
  • Felsina, Berardenga, Chianti Classico, Tuscany 2009 Italy (Silver)
  • Da Vinci, Chianti, Tuscany 2009 Italy (Commended)
  • Delas, Saint-Esprit, Côtes du Rhône, Rhône 2009 France (Bronze)
  • Delas, Les Launes, Crozes-Hermitage, Rhône 2009 France (Bronze)
  • Pieropan, La Rocca, Soave Classico, Veneto 2008 Italy (Silver)
  • Orma, Orma, Bolgheri, Tuscany 2007 Italy (Commended)
  • Graham’s, Six Grapes, Reserve, Port NV Portugal (Bronze)
  • Tohu Wines, Sauvignon Blanc, Awatere Valley, Marlborough 2010 New Zealand (Bronze)
  • Torres, Viña Esmeralda, , Catalunya 2010 Spain (Commended)

Events arranged to celebrate the DWWA Global Tasting:

Saturday October 1st – Decanter & Customer Appreciation Party

Having been voted San Diego’s BEST wine bar! To thank you for your support we will be having a party!

We will feature 24 of the Decanter award winning wines as well as the first 30 people to buy a tasting card will receive a 2011 collector Decanter Tasting Card to keep. We will show our appreciation to our customers by inviting you to join us for the initial night of the Decanter Tasting event as well as complimentary hors d’oeuvres and door prizes. The event will run from 5 to 8. We will also be giving away prizes throughout the night!

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