North Mountain Vineyards in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia was awarded a Silver Medal for its 2013 Zweigelt by the International Wine Challenge in Vienna, Austria.AWC Vienna is the largest officially recognized wine competition in the world
Wine writer Richard Leahy today presented and autographed copies of his newly released second, revised edition of Beyond Jefferson’s Vines to Secretary of Agriculture Todd Haymore at the Patrick Henry Building today along with copies for Governor and Mrs. McAuliffe.
The Monticello Cup Awards ceremony was held on Thursday, April 9, 2015 at the Jefferson Theater to celebrate the winning wines of the Monticello Cup, the competition of the 32 wineries of the Monticello American Viticultural Area (AVA). 71 wines were entered in the Monticello Cup competition, all with at least 75% fruit from the Monticello AVA and from wineries within the Monticello AVA. There were 10 gold (including the cup winner and three “best of” awards), 25 silver, and 31 bronze medals.
International Wine Review Releases Virginia Wine Report 45 page edition Virginia Wine Comes of Age, provides an in-depth account of the impressive growth in the Virginia wine industry and the many improvements made in the quality of the wines. Read about one of America’s most exciting wine regions and its many outstanding wineries and wines in this report available for download.
Virginia Wins 29 Medals at 2015 San Diego International Wine Competition Two Best of Class, 10 Golds, 16 Silvers, and 3 Platinum Medals added to growing list of international awards