2015 INDY International Wine Competition

Congratulations to all the winners of the 2015 INDY International Wine Competition!

Results

Entire Competition

Wines Entered:
2,105

Commercial Competition

Wines Entered:
1,720

Indiana Commercial Competition (Subcategory of Commercial Competition)

Wines Entered:
368

Amateur Competition

Wines Entered:
385

Committee

Christian Butzke
Chief Judge

Jill Blume
Executive Director

Jeanette Merritt
Marketing Director

Phil Rawles
Director of Management Informational Systems

Sophy Sanders
Entry Coordinator

Colton Underwood
Entry Specialist

Clara Vasquez
Entry Director

Pit Cru

Kim Allbaugh

Carl Bandy

Janet Bucciconi

Suzi Butz

Bruce Clark

Greg Clark

Zack Clark

Joe Cross

Steve Fivecoate

Ed Geswein

Sherri Harper

Jack Hubertz

Judy Hubertz

Amber Jannasch

Nate Jannasch

Kathy Kinnett

Larry Leverenz

Brian Lewis

Rodney Litwiller

Jim Lizon

Lois Ludwig

Craig McCloud

Tom Oldag

Frank Piaskowy

Peg Purdue

Brent Russell

Lou Sachse

Eunice Showers

Janet Smith

Jim Stacey

Sally Stacey

Bonnie Warren

Don Whicker

Judges

Judge Business From
Donna Adams Winzerwald Winery Indiana
Nancy Bandy Davidson College North Carolina
Bruce Bordelon Purdue Wine Grape Team Indiana
Jeanne Burgess Seavin, Inc. Florida
Tina Caputo Vineyard & Winery Mangagement California
Vicky Carwein Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne Indiana
Christopher Cook Michigan Wine Competition Michigan
David Davis World of Wines Indiana
Kim Doty French Lick Winery & Spirits Indiana
Jane Duralia President, American Wine Society North Carolina
Traci Dutton Culinary Institute of America California
David Ebert VinSense LLC Indiana
Thom England Ivy Tech Community College Indiana
Brian Farkas Professor and Head of the Department of Food Science, Purdue University Indiana
Mark Fisher Dayton Daily News Ohio
Jim Gooley Big Red Liquors Indiana
Dan Hansen Lakeshore Inn Michigan
Eric Harris Two-EE's Winery Indiana
Charlotte Horton-Davis Tasters Guild Michigan
Penn Jensen American Craft Spirits Indiana
Suzanne Johanningsmeier North Carolina
Kris Kane 21 Brix Winery New York
Chris Lawlor-White Galena Cellars Winery and Vineyard Illinois
Morgan Lee Two Vintners / Covington Cellars Washington
Kristen Lindelow AWS Certified Judge Alabama
Aaron Mandel American Wine Society Missouri
Joe McKinney Carpenter Creek Cellars Indiana
Ann Miller Les Bourgeois Vineyards Missouri
Erik Miller Kokomo Winery California
John Miller Blackhawk Winery Indiana
Nikolas Pappas Krasi LLC Indiana
Michel Pascal Carroll Wine & Spirits Indiana
Rachael Peake Capital Cellars Kentucky
Jonas Schrodt Brown County Winery Indiana
Stephen Somermeyer Chateau Thomas Winery Indiana
Liz Thach Sonoma State University California
Kevin Tonne Tonne Winery Indiana
Jim Trezise New York Wine & Grape Foundation New York
Kathryn Webb Wine Augusta AWS Georgia
Rhonda Wood Wood Family Vineyards California
Steve Young AWS Alabama
Anne Zwink Soldier Creek Vineyard Iowa