2017 Indy International

Congratulations to all the winners of the 2017 INDY International Wine Competition!

Results

Entire Competition

Wines Entered:
1,911

Commercial Competition

Wines Entered:
1,672

Indiana Commercial Competition (Subcategory of Commercial Competition)

Wines Entered:
397

Amateur Competition

Wines Entered:
239

Committee

Christian Butzke
Chief Judge

Jill Blume
Director

Katie Barnett
Marketing & Promotion

Phil Rawles
Director of IT

Joe Brisco
Entry Specialist

Marissa Munoz-Ruiz
Entry Assistant

Calvin Barnett
Entry Assistant

Erin Holderfield
Entry Assistant

Pit Cru

Jeannene Ackerman

Kim Allbaugh

Paige Allen

Jim Bolt

Janet Buccicone

Suzi Butz

Lou Camilotto

Barry Casey

Bruce Clark

Greg Clark

Jeff Clark

Zach Clark

Joe Cross

Steve Fivecoate

Dana Goodman

John Hubertz

Judy Hubertz

Amber Jannasch

Nate Jannasch

Elena Karlsen-Ayala

Kathy Kinnett

Larry Leverenz

Rodney Litwiller

Jim Lizon

Craig McCloud

Tyson McFall

Susan Mintert

Olivia Nesbitt

Richard Nesbitt

Tom Oldag

Frank Piaskowy

Peg Purdue

Marty Quinn

Brent Russell

Lou Sachse

Eunice Showers

Kim Somermeyer

Jim Stacey

Sally Stacey

George (Tony) Strickler

Bonnie Warren

Judges

Judge Business From
Jay Bileti American Wine Society Arizona
John Buechsenstein Wine Education & Consultation California
Jeanne Burgess Seavin, Inc. Florida
Mark Chien Oregon Wine Research Institute Oregon
Christopher Cook Michigan Wine Competition Michigan
Tyler Daniels Two-EEs Winery Indiana
Allen Dossey Purple Toad Winery Kentucky
Kim Doty French Lick Winery & Spirits Indiana
Dennis Dunham Oliver Winery Indiana
Jeff Durm Buck Creek Winery Indiana
Traci Dutton Culinary Institute of America California
David Ebert VinSense LLC Indiana
Mark Fisher Dayton Daily News Ohio
Russ Funk Carlos Creek Winery Minnesota
Jim Gooley Big Red Liquors Indiana
Carole Hackett American Wine Society Kentucky
Dan Hansen Lakeshore Inn Michigan
Eric Harris Two-EE's Winery Indiana
Charlotte Horton-Davis Tasters Guild Michigan
Kris Kane 21 Brix Winery New York
Jolene Ketzenberger EatDrinkIndy.com Indiana
Will Kimberley Calico Skies Vineyard & Winery Iowa
Matthew Kipper Virgil's Vineyard California
Lise Kruer Huber Winery Indiana
Morgan Lee Two Vintners / Covington Cellars Washington
Blake Loudermilk Easley Winery Indiana
Tyler Madison Kentucky Grape & Wine Council Kentucky
Dennis Martin Fetzer Vineyards California
Erik McQueeney Monarch Beverage Indiana
Andrew Meggitt St. James Winery Missouri
Ann Miller Les Bourgeois Vineyards Missouri
Nancie Oxley St Julian Wine Company Michigan
Michel Pascal Carroll Wine & Spirits Indiana
Rachael Peake Capital Cellars Kentucky
Celina Pennisi Sommelier Nebraska
Micheal Pyle RNDC of Indiana Indiana
Jonas Schrodt Brown County Winery Indiana
Nick Smith University of Wisconsin-Madison Wisconsin
Stephen Somermeyer Chateau Thomas Winery Indiana
Mary Studt WineDirt.com Washington
Paul Tonnaci Atlantic Seaboard Wine Association New Jersey
Jennifer Valenta Wine Acumen Oregon
Bill Ward Star Tribune Minnesota
Karen Warner Confrérie des Compagnons Goustevin de Normandie Indiana
Kathryn Webb Wine Augusta AWS Georgia
Aaron Welch Florida International University Florida
Barry Wiss Trinchero Family Estates California
Danny Wood Midwest Wine Press Missouri
Anne Zwink Soldier Creek Vineyard Iowa