Friday, September 11, 2009

20th ANNUAL MARYLAND WINE GOVERNOR’S CUP COMPETITION WINNER TO BE AWARDED TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2009


WHAT: Maryland Department of Agriculture Secretary Buddy Hance will present the Governor's Cup Trophy to Sarah O'Herron and Ed Boyce of Black Ankle Vineyards.

WHY: Black Ankle's 2007 Crumbling Rock one the 20th Annual Governor's Cup Competition—the second year in a row this wine has been named "Best in Show"

WHO: Maryland Department of Agriculture Secretary "Buddy" HanceBlack Ankle Vineyards owners Ed Boyce and Sarah O'Herron
Maryland Wineries Association Executive Director, Kevin AtticksLocal Dignitaries have been invited

WHEN: Tuesday, September 15, 2009, 2-2:30 p.m.

WHERE: Lawyers Mall, State Circle, Annapolis

For more information, call the Maryland Wineries Association at 410-252-WINE.