ANNOUNCING 2018

The NEW date for next year is April 28-29, 2018

Our Judges

WE HAVE THE BEST JUDGES. Our judges include the most influential people in the wine industry, including Masters of Wine, Master Sommeliers, sommeliers, educators, enologists, winemakers, retailers, importers and wine industry writers and consultants.

 

Competition Results

Over 1,000 wines from 12 countries were judged ...

... by 25 judges representing 9 countries over 2 days of competition ...

... and the Results Are In!

White

  • 101 - Blanc du Bois
  • 102 - Brianna
  • 103 - Cayuga
  • 104 - Chardonel
  • 105 - Chardonnay
  • 106 - Chenin Blanc
  • 107 - Diamond
  • 108 - Edelweiss
  • 109 - Frontenac Gris
  • 110 - Gewurztraminer
  • 111 - Gruner Veltliner
  • 112 - La Crescent
  • 113 - Malvasia
  • 114 - Muscadine
  • 115 - Muscat
  • 116 - Muscat Canelli
  • 117 - Niagara
  • 118 - Petit Manseng
  • 119 - Pinot Blanc / Weissburgunder
  • 120 - Pinot Gris / Pinot Grigio
  • 121 - Riesling — Dry
  • 122 - Riesling — Semi Dry
  • 123 - Riesling — Semi Sweet
  • 124 - Riesling — Sweet
  • 125 - Sauvignon Blanc
  • 126 - Seyval Blanc (Seyval)
  • 127 - St. Pepin
  • 128 - Torrontes
  • 129 - Traminette
  • 130 - Valvin Muscat
  • 131 - Verdelho
  • 132 - Vidal Blanc
  • 133 - Vignoles (Ravat 51)
  • 134 - Viognier
  • 150 - Other White Varietal — Vinifera
  • 155 - Other White Varietal — Non-vinifera
  • 160 - White Blend — Vinifera
  • 165 - White Blend — Non-vinifera
  • 170 - White Blend — Vinifera + Non-vinifera

Blush / Pink / Rose

  • 201 - Dry Rose (0-0.99% RS)
  • 202 - Semi Dry Rose (1.0-2.99% RS)
  • 203 - Sweet Rose (3.0+% RS)

Red

  • 301 - Baco Noir
  • 302 - Barbera
  • 303 - Brunello
  • 304 - Cabernet Franc
  • 305 - Cabernet Sauvignon
  • 306 - Carmenere
  • 307 - Catawba
  • 308 - Chambourcin
  • 309 - Concord
  • 310 - Frontenac
  • 311 - Gamay Noir
  • 312 - Lemberger
  • 313 - Leon Millot
  • 314 - Malbec
  • 315 - Marechal Foch
  • 316 - Marquette
  • 317 - Meritage
  • 318 - Merlot
  • 319 - Muscadine (Noble)
  • 320 - Nebbiolo
  • 321 - Noiret
  • 322 - Norton (Cynthiana)
  • 323 - Petite Sirah
  • 324 - Petit Verdot
  • 325 - Pinot Noir
  • 326 - St. Vincent
  • 327 - Sangiovese
  • 328 - Shiraz / Syrah
  • 329 - Tempranillo
  • 330 - Zinfandel
  • 350 - Other Red Varietal - Vinifera
  • 355 - Other Red Varietal - Non-vinifera
  • 360 - Red Blend - Vinifera
  • 365 - Red Blend - Non-vinifera
  • 370 - Red Blend - Vinifera + Non-vinifera

Sparkling

  • 401 - White Sparkling
  • 402 - Blush / Rose Sparkling
  • 403 - Red Sparkling
  • 404 - Dessert Sparkling
  • 405 - Sparkling Ice Wine
  • 406 - Fruit Sparkling

Dessert Wines

  • 501 - Madeira
  • 502 - Port
  • 503 - Tawny Port
  • 504 - Sherry
  • 505 - Vintage Sherry
  • 506 - Late Harvest White (24 Brix+)
  • 507 - Late Harvest Red (24 Brix+)
  • 508 - Icewine
  • 509 - Frozen Off the Vine
  • 510 - OTHER Dessert Wine

Fruit Wines

  • 601 - Apple
  • 602 - Ice Cider
  • 603 - Blackberry
  • 604 - Blackcurrant
  • 605 - Blueberry
  • 606 - Cherry
  • 607 - Cranberry
  • 608 - Peach
  • 609 - Pear
  • 610 - Strawberry
  • 611 - Raspberry
  • 650 - OTHER Fruit Varieties
  • 660 - Fruit Blend

Others

  • 701 - Hard Cider
  • 702 - Mead
  • 703 - Flavored Mead
  • 704 - Flavored Grape Wines