Tuesday, June 30, 2009

Jewell Towne Vineyards Takes Title of Best New Hampshire Wine at 2009 Big E

Jewell Towne Vineyards of South Hampton won "Best New Hampshire Wine" at the 2009 Big E Northeast Gold Wine Competition.

New Hampshire's oldest and most awarded winery entered 12 wines, and each was awarded a medal, with an additional award for the Best Wine of New Hampshire granted to their estate grown 2008 Aurore Private Reserve. Jewell Towne deals exclusively with grape wines, specializing in eastern hybrid varietals.

In 2009, The Big E Northeast Gold wine competition remained regional. It continued to be available to all vinifera, hybrid and native grape wines, meads, fruit wines and fortified wines produced in wineries located in New England and New York.