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 Judges

WE HAVE THE BEST JUDGES. The 2022 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 2022 line-up of Judges...

Competition Results

Over 900 entries from around the world were judged in 2022 ...

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

... click MORE to see the Results!

Double Gold
Bodega Estancia Mendoza , Argentina
Estancia Mendoza Malbec Roble 2015 Malbec
Calamus Estate Winery , Canada - Ontario
Cabernet Franc 2013 Cabernet Franc
Cellar 426 Winery , United States - NE
Vignoles 2015 Vignoles (Ravat 51)
Chateau Kamnik , Republic of Macedonia
Terroir Vranec 2012 Grand Reserva 2012 Other Red Varietal - Vinifera
Diseno , Argentina
Old Vine Malbec 2014 Malbec
Door Peninsula Winery , United States - WI
Cranberry Wine 2016 Cranberry
E&J Gallo Winery , United States - CA
Barefoot Bubbly Berry NV Fruit Sparkling
Ferrante Winery , United States - OH
Vidal Blanc 2016 Vidal Blanc
Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards , United States - NY
Light Port NV Port
Istenič International , Slovenija
Prestige Extra Brut 2011 White Sparkling
Krause Berry Farms , Canada - British Columbia
Blackberry Porto NV Port
La Rusticana d'Orsa , United States - CA
Dorsa Family 2013 Red Blend - Vinifera
La Rusticana d'Orsa , United States - CA
La Rusticana d'Orsa Cinque 2013 Red Blend - Vinifera
Maan Farms Estate Winery , Canada - British Columbia
Maan Trois 2013 Meritage
Madigan Winery , United States - IA
Red Moon Rising 2016 Marechal Foch
Mermaid Winery , United States - VA
My Beach Peach NV Peach
Merritt Estate Winery , United States - NY
Bella Ice NV OTHER Dessert Wine
MOVINO s.r.o. , Slovakia
Movino Frankovka modrá 2015 2015 Lemberger
Plagido's Winery , United States - NJ
Cabernet Franc 2015 Cabernet Franc
Rodney Strong Wine Estates , United States - CA
Davis Bynum Jane's Vineyard, Single Vineyard Pinot Noir 2014 Pinot Noir
Scotto Cellars , United States - CA
Rare 2012 Red Blend - Vinifera
Silver Mountain Vineyards , United States - CA
Pinot Noir - 2013 2013 Pinot Noir
Silver Springs Winery LLC , United States - NY
Merlot NV Merlot
Silveri Estate , Slovenija - Brda
Silveri Nature Zero N/V White Sparkling
Sycamore Lake Wine Company , United States - OH
Sycamore White 2016 Diamond
The Prisoner , United States - CA
Blindfold 2014 White Blend — Vinifera
Valenzano Winery LLC , United States - NJ
Malbec 2014 Malbec
Valenzano Winery LLC , United States - NJ
Sangiovese 2015 Sangiovese
Velvet & Wild , Slovakia
Velvet & Wild Blackcurrant N.V. NV Blackcurrant
Vican Rodinne vinartstvi , Czech Republic
Vican Gruner Veliner PS 2016 Gruner Veltliner
Chateau Topolcianky President Rose 2016 2016 Blush / Rose Sparkling
Vinárstvo Bognár , Slovakia
Bognár Cserszegi Füszeres 2016 2016 Other White Varietal — Vinifera
VINOFOL s.r.o. , Czech Republic
Vinofol Veltilinske zelene 2015 Gruner Veltliner
Wagner Vineyards , United States - NY
Wagner Vineyards Riesling Dry 2015 Riesling — Dry
Winegrowing JNK , Slovenija
Jakob 2008 OTHER Dessert Wine
Wyldewood Cellars , United States - KS
Spiced Elderberry Wine with Cinnamon and Cloves NV OTHER Fruit Varieties