Napa-Valley based Crystal Geyser Water Co.'s signature Sparkling Mineral Water was recently named by San Francisco Chronicle's "Taster's Choice" panel the top sparkling water in a taste test of 14 domestic and imported sparkling water brands. Points were given for taste and texture, and Crystal Geyser Sparkling Mineral Water earned an overall score of 83 out of a possible 100 points. The judging panel included culinary directors, chefs, food writers, consultants and cookbook authors from the greater San Francisco region.
"Our Napa Valley heritage and focus on great tasting, all natural products has made our sparkling waters a consumer favorite for more than 35 years," said Doug MacLean, CEO Crystal Geyser Water Co., in a prepared statement. "We're honored that the Chronicle's taste experts have chosen our sparkling water as their favored brand."