Virginia Governor's Cup

2021 Competition Details


In 2021, world-class judges will sample 544 of the best Virginia wines from wineries across the Commonwealth. The 12 highest-ranking red and white wines will become the Governor's Case, with one taking home the coveted Cup. New to the competition, expert judges will also select the 2021 Best in Show Cider award. 

Join us live on March 9th at 7pm on the Virginia Wine Facebook to find out this year's winners!


Taste the Best of Virginia

Stay tuned for the first-ever Gold Medal Wine Trail, a mobile passport that brings all the gold-medal-winning wineries from the 2021 Governor’s Cup Competition right to your fingertips. 


More Information

Check out a recap of the 2020 Governor's Cup Competition.

View all previous award winners and learn more about the competition