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!

Best in show
Reserve Riesling
Riesling - Semi Dry
Reserve Riesling 2019
United States - NY
California Chardonnay
Chardonnay
California Chardonnay 2019
United States - CA
Pinot Noir Rosé
Dry Rose (0-0.99% RS)
Pinot Noir Rosé 2019
United States - NY
Štěpán Maňák Tramín červený
Gewurztraminer
Štěpán Maňák Tramín červený 2019
Czech Republic
Rulandské šedé
Pinot Gris/Pinot Grigio
Rulandské šedé 2020
Czech Republic
Modra frankinja
Lemberger
Modra frankinja 2017
Slovenia
Jaraman Cabernet Sauvignon
Cabernet Sauvignon
Jaraman Cabernet Sauvignon 2018
Australia - Clare Valley
Sauvignon Blanc
Sauvignon Blanc
Sauvignon Blanc 2020
New Zealand
Platinum
Barefoot Fruitscato , United States
Mango NV Other Fruit Varieties
Bodega Trapiche , Argentina - Mendoza
Terroir Series Cabernet Sauvignon Finca Laborde 2017 Cabernet Sauvignon
Bodegas Vegamar, S.L. , Spain - Valencia
Vegamar Esencia 2018 Red Blend - Vinifera
Bodegas Vegamar, S.L. , Spain - Valencia
Vegamar Reserva 2018 Red Blend - Vinifera
Čebelarna Novak d.o.o. , Slovenia
Medica gozdna 2019 Mead
Cellar 426 Winery , United States - NE
Linoma Lighthouse 2020 White Blend - Non-vinifera
Ferrante Winery , United States - OH
Golden Bunches Dry Riesling 2019 Riesling - Dry
Ferrante Winery , United States - OH
Signature Chardonnay 2019 Chardonnay
Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards , United States - NY
Red Cat NV Red Blend - Vinifera + Non-vinifera
Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards , United States - NY
Pink Cat NV Catawba
Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards , United States - NY
Homestead Reserve Riesling 2019 Riesling - Dry
Jenny Dawn Cellars , United States - KS
Wichita Passion 2021 Blackberry
Knotty Vines , United States - CA
Red Blend 2018 Other Red Varietal - Vinifera
Kosicek Vineyards , United States - OH
Anthony 2020 Dry Rose (0-0.99% RS)
Kosicek Vineyards , United States - OH
Traminette 2020 Traminette
KOSÍK vinařství z Tvrdonic , Czech Republic
Saphira 2020 Other White Varietal - Vinifera
Maggie Malick Wine Caves LLC , United States - VA
Dry Petit Manseng 2020 Other White Varietal - Vinifera
PEREG, spol. s r.o. , Slovakia
Cuvée Čierny Pereg 2020 Blackcurrant
PEREG, spol. s r.o. , Slovakia
Cabernet Sauvignon rosé A semisweet 2020 Semi Dry Rose (1.0-2.99% RS)
Penina gold brut 2017 White Sparkling
Rodney Strong Wine Estates , United States - CA
Symmetry 2016 Red Blend - Vinifera
Rodney Strong Wine Estates , United States - CA
Sonoma County Cabernet Sauvignon 2018 Cabernet Sauvignon
Rodney Strong Wine Estates , United States - CA
Rosé of Pinot Noir 2020 Dry Rose (0-0.99% RS)
Spero Winery , United States - CO
Barbera 2013 Barbera
Vinařství Dvořáček LTM, s.r.o. , Czech Republic
Cabernet Sauvignon Barrique 2018 Cabernet Sauvignon
Vinařství Štěpán Maňák , Czech Republic
Štěpán Maňák Cabernet Sauvignon 2017 Cabernet Sauvignon
Vinařství Žůrek , Czech Republic
Rulandské Bílé 2020 Pinot Blanc/Weissburgunder
Vino Marc , Slovenia - Vipavska dolina
Barbera 2018 Barbera
Vinofol s.r.o. , Czech Republic
Pálava B 2020 Other White Varietal - Vinifera
Vintage Wine Estates , United States - CA
Seasons Greetings Merlot 2019 Merlot
Vintage Wine Estates , United States - CA
Happy Dance Pinot Noir 2019 Baco Noir
Vipava 1894 d.o.o. , Slovenia - Vipava
TERASE Merlot 2018 Merlot
VRO Group s.r.o. , Czech Republic
Pálava 2020 Other White Varietal - Vinifera
Wakefield Taylors Wines , Australia - Clare Valley
St Andrews Shiraz 2018 Shiraz/Syrah
Wakefield Taylors Wines , Australia - Clare Valley
St Andrews Cabernet Sauvignon 2018 Cabernet Sauvignon
Wine house Pečarič , Slovenia - Bela krajina
Frankinja 2016 Lemberger
ZNOVÍN Znojmo a.s. , Czech Republic
Tramín Červený 2017 Gewurztraminer