Winery Awards

All judges are trade buyers in the New York Metro market
 

All wines are blind tasted
 

Fewer than 30% of all wines submitted in this year's competition received a medal

Winery / Producer of the Year

 

Malbec Producer of the Year - Mevi Bodega Boutique - Maipu, Mendoza, Argentina

 

Riverland Producer of the Year - Mallee Estate Winery - Riverland, South Australia, Australia

 

Piemonte Winery of the Year - Azienda Agricola Madonna dell'Uva - Piemonte, Italy

 

Mexico Red Wine Producer of the Year - Bodega Rivero Gonzalez, Parras de la Fuente, Mexico

 

 

Gold Medal = NY retailers think it will sell well at this price & personally LOVE it

 

Azienda Agricola Madonna dell'Uva, Piemonte, Italy

       

       Nebbiolo DOC 2009

 

 

 

Silver Medal = NY retailers think it will sell well at this price & personally LIKE it

 

Mevi Bodega Boutique, Maipu, Mendoza, Argentina

 

       Malbec Reserva 2012

       Cabernet Sauvignon Reserva 2012

 

Mallee Estate Winery, Riverland, South Australia, Australia

      

       Sauvignon Blanc 2014

       Shiraz 2013

       P&E Markeas Shiraz 2010

 

Azienda Agricola Angeli di Varano, Marche, Italy

       

       Primo di Tre Montepulciano DOC 2012

 

Bodega Rivero Gonzalez, Parras de la Fuente, Mexico

      

       Scielo Reserva Merlot RS1 2013

 

 

 

Bronze Medal = NY retailers think it will sell well at this price

 

Azienda Agricola Angeli di Varano, Marche, Italy

 

        Stile Libero Montepulciano DOCG 2011

 

Bodega Rivero Gonzalez, Parras de la Fuente, Mexico

 

        Rivero Gonzalez Tinto 2008

 

Monowai Estates, Crownthorpe, New Zealand

 

        Pinot Gris 2014

 

VH Winery, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

 

        Pinot Noir 2013

2015 Air New Zealand Wine Awards

Bob Campbell, Master of Wine, New Zealand

The Ultimate Beverage Challenge