Wine Competition
Best of Class

2018 Indy International

Vinifera Varieties

White Vinifera

Brand Origin Fruit Designator Vintage
Chardonnay (unoaked)
Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery Canada Chardonnay (unoaked) Dry Rock, Unoaked 2017
Chardonnay (oaked)
Kokomo California, US Chardonnay (oaked) Peters Vineyard, Russian River Valley 2016
Gewurztraminer
Oliver Winery Indiana, US Gewurztraminer   2017
Gruner Veltliner
St. Julian Wine Company, Inc Michigan, US Gruner Veltliner Braganini Reserve 2017
Muscat
Barefoot Cellars California, US Muscat Moscato NV
Pinot Grigio/Gris
California Roots California, US Pinot Grigio   2016
Riesling
St. Julian Wine Company, Inc Michigan, US Riesling Mountain Road 2017
Sauvignon Blanc
Echo Bay California, US Sauvignon Blanc Marlborough 2017
Viognier
Creeks Edge Winery Virginia, US Viognier   2016
Other White Vinifera
Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery Canada Auxerrois Old Vines 2017
White Vinifera Blends
Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery Canada Auxerrois, Chardonnay, Riesling Desert Sun 2017

Red Vinifera

Brand Origin Fruit Designator Vintage
Cabernet Franc
Piezo Winery Texas, US Cabernet Franc Antonina's Vineyard, Fountaingrove District 2015
Cabernet Sauvignon
Maryhill Winery Washington, US Cabernet Sauvignon Proprietor's Reserve 2015
Malbec
Nodland Cellars Washington, US Malbec   2014
Merlot
Two Vintners Washington, US Merlot Merlot, Columbia Valley 2014
Petit Verdot
Barrister Winery Washington, US Petit Verdot Columbia Valley Dionysus Vineyard 2014
Petite Sirah
South Coast Winery California, US Petit Sirah Wild Horse Peak 2015
Pinot Noir
Joel Gott California, US Pinot Noir   2016
Sangiovese
Banfi Italy Sangiovese Centine Rosso 2016
Syrah/Shiraz
Barefoot Cellars California, US Syrah   NV
Zinfandel
Bargetto California, US Zinfandel Lodi, Old Vine 2016
Other Red Vinifera
Bella Grace Vineyards California, US Barbera Amador County 2015
Red Vinifera Blends
McGrail Vineyards and Winery California, US Cabernet Sauvignon Shamus Patrick Red Blend 2015
Vinifera Rose' & Blush
South Coast Winery California, US Grenache   2017

Hybrid Varieties

White Hybrid

Brand Origin Fruit Designator Vintage
Brianna
Hartland Winery Indiana, US Brianna Lakeside White 2017
Cayuga White
Wildcat Creek Winery Indiana, US Cayuga White   NV
Chardonel
St. James Winery Missouri, US Chardonel Chardonel 2017
Edelweiss
Breezy Hills Vineyard Iowa, US Edelweiss   2017
Frontenac Gris
Soldier Creek Winery Iowa, US Frontenac Gris   2017
La Crescent
Danzinger Vineyards Wisconsin, US La Crescent Crescent Moon 2016
Seyval Blanc
The Ridge Winery Inc. Indiana, US Seyval Blanc Country White 2017
Traminette
Two EE's Winery Indiana, US Traminette   2017
Valvin Muscat
Two EE's Winery Indiana, US Valvin Muscat   2017
Vidal Blanc
Rettig Hill Winery Indiana, US Vidal Blanc   2017
Other White Hybrid
Huber's Orchard & Winery Indiana, US Aurora Lakeside White NV
White Hybrid Blends
Carlos Creek Winery Minnesota, US Frontenac Gris, Brianna, Frontenac Blanc, Vidal Wobegon White 2017
Vignoles
St. James Winery Missouri, US Vignoles Dry 2017

Red Hybrid

Brand Origin Fruit Designator Vintage
Chambourcin
Blue Sky Vineyard Illinois, US Chambourcin Reserve Shawnee Hills 2014
Foch
Spirits of Norway Vineyard Wisconsin, US Foch Attitude Adjustment NV
Frontenac
Dancing Dragonfly Winery Wisconsin, US Frontenac Sashay 2017
Marquette
Carlos Creek Winery Minnesota, US Marquette Reserve 2016
Noiret
Liberty Vineyards & Winery New York, US Noiret   NV
Other Red Hybrid
Oliver Winery Indiana, US Crimson Cabernet Creekbend 2016
Red Hybrid Blend
Hartland Winery Indiana, US Red Hybrid, Bourbon Barrel Chalet Reserve 2016
Hybrid Rose' & Blush
Door Peninsula Winery Wisconsin, US Marquette, Frontenac Soiree 2017

American Varieties

American (White & Red)

Brand Origin Fruit Designator Vintage
Catawba
Rettig Hill Winery Indiana, US Catawba   2017
Concord
Satek Winery Indiana, US Concord 101 Lakes Red NV
Muscadine
Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards Florida, US Noble Southern Red NV
Niagara
Old Mason Winery & Vineyard Inc. Ohio, US Niagara   2017
Norton/Cynthiana
Noboleis Vineyards Missouri, US Norton   2016
Other American
Byler Lane Winery Indiana, US Delaware   2017
American Blend
Nissley Vineyards Pennsylvania, US Niagara Grapeful White 2017
American Rose' & Blush
Liberty Vineyards & Winery New York, US Diamond, Concord, Vidal Lucy's in the Sky NV

Dessert Wines

Brand Origin Fruit Designator Vintage
Port-style
Holtkamp Winery Indiana, US Syrah Port Syrah 2015
Fruit
Country Heritage Winery & Vineyard Indiana, US Red Raspberry Red Satin 2017
Flavored (fruit, spices, chocolate)
Rose Bank Winery Pennsylvania, US Red Raspberry Raspberry Secret 2013
Late Harvest-style
Country Heritage Winery & Vineyard Indiana, US Vignoles, La Crescent Ice Age White 2017
Ice Wine-style
Two EE's Winery Indiana, US Vidal Blanc   2016

Sparkling Wines

Brand Origin Fruit Designator Vintage
Bottle Fermented
Comte De Brismand France Chardonnay Champagne Brut NV
Tank Fermented
Barefoot Bubbly California, US Muscat Moscato Spumante NV
Sparkling Fruit Wines
St. Julian Wine Company, Inc Michigan, US Peach Sweet Nancie Peach NV
Carbonated
Lakewood Vineyards, Inc. New York, US Cayuga White Bubbly Candeo 2017

Fruit Wines

Brand Origin Fruit Designator Vintage
Apple/Pear
Dakota Sun Gardens North Dakota, US Crabapple   2017
Stone Fruit
Ackerman Winery Iowa, US Peach   NV
Berry
Harvest Ridge Winery Delaware, US Blueberry 47 2017
Flower/Vegetable/Tropical Fruit
Eagles Landing Winery - Marquette Maid Iowa, US Rhubarb Sassy Cindys NV
Fruit Blends
Purple Toad Kentucky, US Blackberry, Peach Black Peach NV
Grape Wine & Fruit Blends
Oliver Winery Indiana, US Blueberry, Muscat Pilot Project Blueberry Moscato NV
Naturally Flavored
Byler Lane Winery Indiana, US Strawberry, Pinot Gris, Endless Crush 2017
Hard Cider
Door Peninsula Winery Wisconsin, US Apple Heritage Cider 2017
Fruit Hard Ciders
Country Heritage Winery & Vineyard Indiana, US Apple, Cherry Country Core Hard Cider NV

Honey Wines

Brand Origin Fruit Designator Vintage
Pure Honey
Galena Cellars Vineyard & Winery Illinois, US Honey Mississippi Valley Wildflower Honey NV
Honey & Fruit Blend
Purple Toad Kentucky, US Blackberry, Honey Hannah's Black Honey NV
Naturally Flavored
Costa Rica Meadery Costa Rica Hibiscus, Honey Amapola NV