2017 Judging Results

Final 2017 Indiana Wine Fair Judging Results:

Our panel of independent judges completed their assessment on May 4th, 2017.

METHOD: Blind tasting in 9 categories. Tasters rotated among the 9 categories. 

RESULTS (by category):

Sparkling:
GOLD - Huber, Moscato
SILVER - Mallow Run, Signature
BRONZE - Mallow Run, Hopped Cider

Dessert:
GOLD - Huber, Indiana Uplands Knobstone Reserve
SILVER - Harmony, Black Forest
BRONZE - Cedar Creek, Harvest Moon

Non-Traditional:
GOLD - Patoka Lake, Biker's Black and Blue
SILVER - Winzerwald, Cherry Red
BRONZE - Ertel Cellars, Strawberry

Sweet Blush:
GOLD - Ertel Cellars, Ohio River Valley Steuben
SILVER - Creekbend Vineyard, Indiana Uplands Estate Catawba
BRONZE - Ertel Cellars, American Catawba

Sweet White:
GOLD - Winzerwald, Semi-Sweet Riesling
SILVER - Simmons, Autumn Late Harvest Vidal Blanc
BRONZE - Huber, Starlight White

Sweet Red:
GOLD - Simmons, Autumn Sweet Red Concord
SILVER - Huber, Sweet Marcella Concord
BRONZE - Winzerwald, Little Rhineland Concord

Dry/Semi-Dry Blush:
GOLD - Creekbend Vineyard, Indiana Uplands Chambourcin Rose
SILVER - Huber, Starlight Rose
BRONZE - Harmony, Staccato

Dry White:
GOLD - Creekbend Vineyards, Creekbend III
SILVER - Huber, Indiana Uplands Vignoles
BRONZE - Mallow Run, Dry Traminette

Dry Red:
GOLD - Huber, Heritage Red Blend
SILVER - Oliver, Shiraz Reserve
BRONZE - Huber, Generations Red Blend

Best in Show:
Huber, Heritage Red Blend