Wine Competition
Best of Class

2019 INDY International

Vinifera Varieties

White Vinifera

Brand Origin Fruit Designator Vintage
Chardonnay (unoaked)
Seaglass California, US Chardonnay (unoaked)   2017
Chardonnay (oaked)
Peace Water Winery Indiana, US Chardonnay Soulful 2017
Gewurztraminer
Ferrante Winery Ohio, US Gewurztraminer   2017
Gruner Veltliner
St. Julian Wine Company, Inc Michigan, US Gruner Veltliner Braganini Reserve 2018
Muscat
Galena Cellars Vineyard & Winery Illinois, US Muscat Canelli   NV
Pinot Grigio/Gris
Barefoot Cellars California, US Pinot Grigio   NV
Riesling
Montezuma Winery New York, US Riesling   2018
Sauvignon Blanc
College Cellars Washington, US Sauvignon Blanc   2018
Viognier
Maryhill Winery Washington, US Viognier   2017
Other White Vinifera
Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery Canada Ehrenfelser   2018
White Vinifera Blends
Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery Canada Auxerrois, Chardonnay, Riesling Desert Sun 2018

Red Vinifera

Brand Origin Fruit Designator Vintage
Cabernet Franc
Barrister Winery Washington, US Cabernet Franc Bacchus Vineyard 2016
Cabernet Sauvignon
Peace Water Winery Indiana, US Cabernet Sauvignon Passion 2017
Malbec
Alamos California, US Malbec   2016
Merlot
Maryhill Winery Washington, US Merlot Proprietor's Reserve 2016
Petit Verdot
Barrister Winery Washington, US Petit Verdot Dionysus Vineyard 2015
Petite Sirah
Maryhill Winery Washington, US Petite Sirah Art Den Hoed 2016
Pinot Noir
Apolloni Vineyards Oregon, US Pinot Noir Estate 2016
Sangiovese
Barrister Winery Washington, US Sangiovese Kiona Estate 2016
Syrah/Shiraz
Michael Gill Cellars California, US Syrah Black Tie 2016
Zinfandel
Maryhill Winery Washington, US Zinfandel   2016
Other Red Vinifera
Maryhill Winery Washington, US Grenache Proprietor's Reserve 2016
Red Vinifera Blends
Maryhill Winery Washington, US Grenache, Syrah, Mourvedre Elephant Mountain Marvell GSM 2016
Vinifera Rose' & Blush
Etude California, US Pinot Noir Rose' Santa Barbara Co. 2018

Hybrid Varieties

White Hybrid

Brand Origin Fruit Designator Vintage
Brianna
Soldier Creek Winery Iowa, US Brianna   2018
Cayuga White
Wildcat Creek Winery Indiana, US Cayuga White   NV
Chardonel
Narmada Winery Virginia, US Chardonel Reserve 2017
Edelweiss
Cellar 426 Nebraska, US Edelweiss Sunflower White 2018
Frontenac Gris
Mackinaw Trail Winery Michigan, US Frontenac Gris Estate Grown 2018
La Crescent
Dubuque Heritage Winery Iowa, US La Crescent Eagle Point White 2018
Seyval Blanc
Holy-Field Vineyard & Winery Kansas, US Seyval Blanc   2018
Traminette
Butler Winery Indiana, US Traminette   2018
Valvin Muscat
Holy-Field Vineyard & Winery Kansas, US Valvin Muscat   2017
Vidal Blanc
Fossenvue Winery New York, US Vidal Blanc Kindle White 2017
Other White Hybrid
Drumlin Ridge Winery Wisconsin, US St. Pepin May Wine 2017
White Hybrid Blends
Dancing Dragonfly Winery Wisconsin, US La Crescent Ballet 2017
Vignoles
Huber's Orchard & Winery Indiana, US Vignoles   2017

Red Hybrid

Brand Origin Fruit Designator Vintage
Chambourcin
Hartland Winery Indiana, US Chambourcin   2017
Foch
At The Barn Winery Indiana, US Foch   2018
Frontenac
Dancing Dragonfly Winery Wisconsin, US Frontenac Sashay 2017
Marquette
Indian Island Winery Minnesota, US Marquette   2017
Noiret
Country Heritage Winery & Vineyard Indiana, US Noiret   2017
Other Red Hybrid
Eagles Landing Winery - Marquette Maid Iowa, US Petite Pearl Outstanding Red Reserve 2017
Red Hybrid Blend
Les Bourgeois Vineyards Missouri, US Chambourcin, Syrah Jeunette Rouge NV
Hybrid Rose' & Blush
Indian Island Winery Minnesota, US Frontenac Gris Maiden Blush 2018

American Varieties

American (White & Red)

Brand Origin Fruit Designator Vintage
Catawba
Brown County Winery Indiana, US Catawba Vista Rose' Wine 2018
Concord
Satek Winery Indiana, US Concord 101 Lakes 2018
Muscadine
Holemans Virginia, US Muscadine Holiday Heaven 2017
Niagara
The Ridge Winery Inc. Indiana, US Niagara Sweet Harvest 2018
Norton/Cynthiana
St. James Winery Missouri, US Norton 42 2017
Other American
Hartland Winery Indiana, US Steuben   2018
American Blend
Running Vines Indiana, US Concord, Niagara Marathon NV
American Rose' & Blush
Huber's Orchard & Winery Indiana, US Catawba, Chambourcin Starlight Rose NV

Dessert Wines

Brand Origin Fruit Designator Vintage
Port-style
Breitenbach Wine Cellars, Inc. Ohio, US Tawny   NV
Sherry-style
French Lick Winery Indiana, US Sherry-style Crema Dolce, Solera 2013
Fruit
Saint Croix Vineyards Minnesota, US Raspberry Raspberry Infusion NV
Flavored (fruit, spices, chocolate)
Liberty Vineyards & Winery New York, US Traminette, White Chocolate White Chocolette NV
Late Harvest-style
St. Julian Wine Company, Inc Michigan, US Vignoles Late Harvest Braganini Reserve 2018
Ice Wine-style
Oliver Winery Indiana, US Vidal Blanc Ice Wine Creekbend 2017

Sparkling Wines

Brand Origin Fruit Designator Vintage
Bottle Fermented
21 Brix Winery New York, US Chardonnay Brutella 2016
Tank Fermented
Barefoot Bubbly California, US Pink Moscato Champagne   NV
Sparkling Fruit Wines
Barefoot Bubbly California, US Berry   NV
Carbonated
Carlos Creek Winery Minnesota, US Frontenac, Valiant, Catawba Ruby Minnescato NV

Fruit Wines

Brand Origin Fruit Designator Vintage
Apple/Pear
Pomona Winery Illinois, US Apple Jonathan 2017
Stone Fruit
Sugar Lips Kentucky, US Peach   NV
Berry
21 Brix Winery New York, US Raspberry   NV
Flower/Vegetable/Tropical Fruit
Eagles Landing Winery - Marquette Maid Iowa, US Rhubarb Sassy Cindys 2018
Fruit Blends
Purple Toad Kentucky, US Blueberry, Blackberry Midnight Blue NV
Grape Wine & Fruit Blends
Eagles Landing Winery - Marquette Maid Iowa, US Berry, Grape Campfire Hootch NV
Naturally Flavored
Purple Toad Kentucky, US Strawberry, Chocolate Chocolate Strawberry NV
Hard Cider
Rebel Seed Cider Delaware, US Apple, Hop Hard Cider Colonial Jack Hoptimized NV
Fruit Hard Ciders
The Winery at Kindred Pointe Virginia, US Apple, Cherry, Habernero Hard Cider Life is Hard Cider, Cherry Bomb NV

Honey Wines

Brand Origin Fruit Designator Vintage
Pure Honey
Ackerman Winery Iowa, US Honey   NV
Honey & Fruit Blend
Pirtle Winery Missouri, US Honey, Blackberry   NV
Naturally Flavored
Fireside Winery Iowa, US Honey, Peach, La Crescent Sunset NV