Thursday, June 03, 2010

Maryland Wineries Shine at Winemasters Choice Awards


Winemasters Choice Awards Announced
SMV Comus Reserve Bests

The 4th Annual Winemasters Choice Awards yielded great results for Maryland's wineries. Sugarloaf Mountain Vineyard took top honors with the 2007 Comus Reserve.

Best in Show (& Best Red Blend):Sugarloaf Mountain Vineyard • Comus Res. 2007
Best Dry White Varietal: Serpent Ridge Vineyard • Albariño 2009
Best Dry White Blend: Boordy Vineyards • Seyval-Vidal-Chardonnay 2009
Best Dry Red Varietal: Fiore Winery • Sangiovese 2007
Best Off-Dry:Frederick Cellars • Trail's End 2009
Best Dessert: Port of Leonardtown Winery • Autumn Frost 2009
Best Fruit:Port of Leonardtown Winery • McIntosh Run 2009
Special thanks to the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront in Harbor East for hosting the judging, and to Bacchus Importers for providing the Riedel stemware.