Best of Wines

Best of Show Wine Judges

Scott Davis
45th Parallel

David Anderson
France 44

Bill Belkin
Lunds/Byerly's

Colin Murray
Wandering Kitchen

Kyle Bille
Society and Guild

Chuck Kanski
Solo Vino

Mitch Zavada
South Lyndale Liquors

 

2014 BEST OF Show WINES

Cabernet Sauvignon

Cabernet Sauvignon 2010
Northstar Winery

Chardonnay

Grand Estates Unoaked Chardonnay 2012
Columbia Crest

Red Blend

IW Red Blend 2010
Chateau Ste. Michelle

Imported White

Springfield Wild Yeast Chardonnay 2011
Z Wines USA

Meritage/Blends

Trutina 2011
Dunham Cellars

Best Midwest Regional

Hot Dish Red 2013
Carlos Creek Winery

Pinot Grigio

Traditions Pinot Gris 2013
Milbrandt Vineyards

Pinot Noir

Cambria Julia's Vineyard Pinot Noir 2012
Jackson Family Fine Wines

Riesling

Eroica 2012
Chateau Ste. Michelle

Sauvignon Blanc

Matanzas Creek Sauvignon Blanc 2011
Jackson Family Fine Wines

Syrah

Ruckus Syrah 2011
Sparkman Cellars

Best Midwest Regional

MUSETTA 2012
Villa Bellezza Winery and Vineyards

Best Minnesota Red

Marquette 2011
Carlos Creek Winery

Best Minnesota White

Wobegon White
Carlos Creek Winery

2014 BEST VALUE Wines
($15 AND UNDER)

Cabernet Sauvignon

Powers Cabernet Sauvignon 2011
Badger Mountain Vineyard/Powers Winery

Chardonnay

Chardonnay 2011
O Wines

Imported Red

Piattelli Premium Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2010
Vinocopia - A World of Wine & Spirits

Meritage/Blends

Powers Spectrum Red Blend 2011
Badger Mountain Vineyard/Powers Winery

Merlot

Merlot 2012
Boomtown by Dusted Valley

Pinot Grigio

Pinot Gris 2012
Boomtown by Dusted Valley

Pinot Noir

Six Degrees Pinot Noir 2012
Bronco Wine Company

Red Blend

Red Blend 2010
O Wines

Riesling

Riesling 2012
Two Mountain Winery

Sauvignon Blanc

Tygerberg Sauvignon Blanc 2013
Z Wines USA

Syrah

Syrah 2011
Boomtown by Dusted Valley