Saturday, July 10, 2010

Furnace Brook Winery at Hilltop Orchards wins Best Wine in Massachusetts



Furnace Brook Winery at Hilltop Orchards' Muscato was voted the Best Wine in Massachusetts at the June 12, 2010 judging of the Northeast Wine Competition in West Springfield, MA.

The Best State Wine award is given to one wine with the highest ranking from each of the seven competing states. Twelve judges presided over the competition, which included 310 entries from New York, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Hampshire, Vermont and Maine. All medal winners will be showcased and on display at The Big E Fair in Springfield from Sept. 17 - Oct. 3, 2010.



Results of 2010 Wine Competition: 12 medals plus Best of State!

BEST OF STATE
'08 Sparkling Muscato

GOLD
'08 Sparkling Muscato

SILVER
'08 Shiraz Special Reserve
'08 Old Vine Zinfandel - new
'08 Dry Riesling

BRONZE
'08 Johnny Mash
'08 Charval
'08 French Cidre Special Reserve
'08 Johanissberg Riesling
'08 Sparkling Blanc de Blancs
'08 Chardonnay Special Reserve
'08 Merlot Special Reserve'08 Bee My Honey Mead