Wine Competition
Trophy Recipients

2018 Indy International

Trophies Presented to Wineries

Winery of the Year

Dakota Sun Gardens Winery, Carrington, North Dakota, United States

Winemaker of the Year

Richard Batchelor, Maryhill Winery, Goldendale, Washington, United States

Indiana Farm Winery of the Year (<50k gal)

Holtkamp Winery, New Alsace, Indiana, United States


Amateur Winemaker of the Year

JoAnn & Michael Nall, Louisville, Kentucky, United States

Trophies Presented for Wines

Wine of the Year

Nodland Cellars, 2014 Malbec, Washington, United States

Sparkling Wine of the Year

Barefoot Bubbly, Moscato Spumante (Muscat), California, United States

Red Wine of the Year

Barrister Winery, 2014 Columbia Valley Dionysus Vineyard (Petit Verdot), Washington, United States

White Wine of the Year

St. Julian Wine Company, Inc, 2017 Mountain Road (Riesling), Michigan, United States

Rosé Wine of the Year

Rettig Hill Winery, 2017 Catawba, Indiana, United States

Dessert Wine of the Year

Ice Wine, Two EE's Winery, 2016 Vidal Blanc, Indiana, United States

Fruit Wine of the Year

Harvest Ridge Winery, 2017 47 (Blueberry), Delaware, United States

Wine Packaging Design of the Year

Luxury Edition, Brut (Pinot Noir Rose'), Italy

Label Design of the Year

Eye Chart, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Petite Sirah, Petite Verdot, California, United States

Indiana Wine of the Year

Two EE's Winery, 2017 Valvin Muscat, Indiana, United States

Indiana Traminette of the Year

Two EE's Winery, 2017 Traminette, Indiana, United States


Amateur Wine of the Year

Chuck Gower & Cheryl Dipanfilo, 2016 Cabernet Sauvignon, Colorado, United States

Amateur Fruit Wine of the Year

Pamela Hemmerling, 2017 Mustang Villa, Estate (Blackberry), Indiana, United States