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 2020 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 2020 line-up of Judges...

Competition Results

Over 1,400 entries from around the world were judged in 2019 ...

... by 32 judges representing 12 countries over 2 days of competition ...

... click MORE to see the Results!

Platinum
Agrodružstvo Nový Šaldorf - Modrý sklep , Czech Republic
Ryzlink rýnský 2017 Riesling - Semi Sweet
Chateau Topoľčianky , Slovakia
Prezident blanc NV White Sparkling
Château Valtice - Vinné sklepy Valtice, a.s. , Czech Republic
Château Valtice Rulandské Modré Rose 2019 Dry Rose (0-0.99% RS)
Château Valtice - Vinné sklepy Valtice, a.s. , Czech Republic
Château Valtice Merlot Premium Collection 2017 Merlot
Ferrante Winery , USA - OH
Vidal Blanc Ice Wine 2017 Icewine
Ferrante Winery , USA - OH
Golden Bunches Dry Riesling 2017 Riesling - Dry
Ferrante Winery , USA - OH
Gewurztraminer 2019 Gewurztraminer
Vidal Blanc Ice Wine 2014 Icewine
Cabernet Franc 2017 Cabernet Franc
Port NV Tawny Port
Laurello Vineyards , USA - OH
Sweet Genevieve Vidal Ice Wine 2019 Icewine
MJA Vineyards , USA - CA
2016 DaVine Cellars Sangiovese "Simpatico" Hollister 2016 Sangiovese
Ostrožovič spol. s r.o. , Slovakia
Furmint 2018 Late Harvest White (24 Brix+)
Ostrožovič spol. s r.o. , Slovakia
Tokaj cuvée 2018 Icewine
Pereg, spol. s r.o. , Slovakia
Cuvée Bazulienka 2019 Other Fruit Varieties
Stags Leap Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon
Rodinné vinařství Košut s.r.o. , Czech Republic
Pálava 2019 Late Harvest White (24 Brix+)
Rodney Strong Sonoma County Merlot 2016 Merlot
Russian River Valley Rose of Pinot Noir 2019 Dry Rose (0-0.99% RS)
Sing wine s.r.o. , Czech Republic
Irsai Oliver 2019 Other White Varietal - Vinifera
Simply Peach 2020 Peach
Sonberk, a.s. Popice , Czech Republic
Pálava 2018 Late Harvest White (24 Brix+)
Spero Winery , USA - CO
Merlot 2012 Merlot
Trojak Knier Winery , USA - CA
Cabernet Sauvignon 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon
Velvet & Wild , Slovakia
Jahodové víno 2019 Strawberry
Vinařství Bauman s.r.o. , Czech Republic
Cuvée Jan 2018 White Blend - Vinifera
Vinařství Bočko , Czech Republic
Grüner Veltliner 2019 Gruner Veltliner
Vinařství Bočko , Czech Republic
Tramin Červeny 2019 Gewurztraminer
Vinařství Maděřič spol. s r.o. , Czech Republic
Blaufränkisch 2018 Icewine
Vinařství Maděřič spol. s r.o. , Czech Republic
Pálava 2018 Other White Varietal - Vinifera
Vinařství Obelisk , Czech Republic
Pálava 2018 Other White Varietal - Vinifera
Vinařství U Kapličky , Czech Republic
Víno Dalibor - Sauvignon 2019 Late Harvest White (24 Brix+)
Vinařství Volařík , Czech Republic
Rulandské bílé 2017 Other Dessert Wine
Vinařství Volařík , Czech Republic
Welschriesling 2017 Late Harvest White (24 Brix+)
Vinařství Volařík , Czech Republic
Pálava 2018 Late Harvest White (24 Brix+)
Vinařství Zapletal (Václav) , Czech Republic
Kerner 2019 Other White Varietal - Vinifera
Vinárstvo Miluron (Miluron s.r.o.) , Slovakia
Cuvée Ríbezľa & Arónia 0,75l 2020 Other Fruit Varieties
Víno Blatel, a.s. , Czech Republic
Solaris 2018 Other Dessert Wine
VPS - Vinohradníctvo Pavelka a syn, s.r.o. , Slovakia
Rosé cuvée 2019 Dry Rose (0-0.99% RS)
VPS - Vinohradníctvo Pavelka a syn, s.r.o. , Slovakia
Sekt Rizling rýnsky 2016 White Sparkling
Wagner Vineyards , USA - NY
Riesling Dry 2019 Riesling - Dry