Sunday, February 25, 2007

Hudson Valley Wineries Competition Winners

The 2007 Hudson Valley Wine Awards were announced!!!!
Hats off the Hudson Valley Wine & Grape Association!!
This really is a great kist f wines, and I cannot urge everyone enough to go out and try these wines. They are excellent!

I have listed below the Grand Award Winners and the Gold Medal Winners. You can go to the following URL to see the entire list:

The Awards will presented at the Awards Banquet on Saturday March 24, 2007. The Awards Banquet is open to the public and is being held at Stoutridge Vineyards in Marlboro, New York. The Main Course Restaurant will be pairing the winning wines with delectable dishes for your enjoyment. The Awards Banquet starts at 2pm and concludes at 4pm with the awards ceremony. Tickets cost $55 per person and include, admission, 2007 HVWGA wine glass, each of the winning wines from every category paired with food from the Main Course in New Paltz. Click here to order tickets.

Stoutridge Vineyards will host this year's Awards Banquet.

Grand Winnersof the 2007 Hudson Valley Commercial Wine Competition
The Best Hudson River Region (AVA) Wine -The Cornell Cup
Brookview Station's "2006 Semi-Dry Apple Wine."
The Best of Show Cup
Warwick Valley Winery & Distillery "American Fruits Cherry (Sour) Liquor."
The Best White Wine
Brotherhood Winery "2005 Seyval Blanc"
The Best Red Table Wine
Oak Summit Vineyard "2005 Pinot Noir"
2007 Hudson Valley Commercial Wine WinnersGold Medals
Sparkling (grape)
Baldwin Vineyards
Millbrook Vineyard and Winery
2005 Castle Hill Chardonnay
White Hybrid
Brotherhood Winery
2005 Seyval Blanc
White Riesling & Flowery
Adair Vineyards
2006 Cayuga White
Pinot Noir
Oak Summit Vineyard
2005 Pinot Noir
Cabernet Franc
Millbrook Vineyard and Winery
2005 Proprietor's Special Reserve
Whitecliff Vineyard
2005 Merlot
Red Hybrid
2005 Bacco Noir
Sparkling Fruit
Warwick Valley Winery & Distillery
Doc's Hard Apple Cider
Semi-Dry Apple
Other Fruit
Adair Vineyard
2006 Peach
Dessert Not Fortified
Warwick Valley Winery & Distillery
American Fruits Cherry (Sour) Liquor