Welcome to the Competition!

To make a great wine you bring all of your artistry, dedication, science and passion to the table. We bring the most respected judges from around the world to the other side of that table.

OUR GOAL IS TO INCREASE AWARENESS IN YOUR WINERY AND HELP YOU SELL MORE GREAT WINE!

Our Judges

WE HAVE THE BEST JUDGES. The 2021 competition has the greatest group of international judges in North America - 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. Introducing our 2021 line-up of Judges...

Competition Results

Over 900 entries from around the world were judged in 2020 ...

... by 24 judges over 2 days of competition ...

... click MORE to see the Results!

Shipping Your Wines

Each shipping box must have a SAMPLES ONLY label attached to the outside (click here to download and print this label)

Ship your entries to:
Raise A Glass Foundation Warehouse
763 Linden Avenue
Suite 2
Rochester, NY 14625
585-770-1022

Wines must be received by June 26, 2021

If you are local and prefer to drop-off your entries at our warehouse, please call 585-770-1022 to make an appointment.

If you are located in the western half of NY, we have arranged the following drop off locations for your wines.  We will be picking up all entries on June 26th – this will save you the shipping fees. 

Finger Lakes Region:

Fox Run Vineyards - Contact Tori or Amanda

670 NY 14, Penn Yan, NY

800-636-9786

Thirsty Owl - Contact Jon Cupp

6799 Elm Beach Road, Ovid, NY

866-869-5805

Wagner Vineyards Estate Winery - Contact Debbie Wagner

9322 NY 414, Lodi, NY 

607-582-6450

Niagara Region:

Freedom Run Winery - Contact Ryan

5138 Lower Mountain Rd, Lockport, NY

716-433-4136

Erie Region:

Merritt Estates Winery  - Contact Jason Merritt

2264 King Rd., Forrest Ville, NY

888-965-4800

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