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Mendocino County Fair Wine Competition Announces 2018 Awards

by Press Release
August 13, 2018

This year, there were 247 wine entries from 45 wineries. A record number of medals were awarded, with 23 Double Golds, 44 Gold Medals and 127 Silver Medals. This year’s distinguished judges were: Dan Berger, Barry Herbst, Larry Van Aalst, Mark Bowery, John Sverko, Mike Dunne, Chris Sawyer, Ziggy Eschliman, Laura Ness, Greg Richtarek, Debra Del Fiorentino, Deborah Parker Wong, Traci Dutton and Ellen Landis.

Best of Show Awards, chosen from Best of Class winners are:
Best of Show Sparkling – Roederer NV Brut
Best of Show White – Navarro 2017 Deep End Blend Gewurztraminer
Best of Show Rose’ – Pennyroyal Farm 2017 Rose' of Pinot Noir
Best of Show Red – Navarro 2016 Pinot Noir
Best of Show Dessert – Greenwood Ridge 2013 Late Harvest Riesling

Visit MendoWine for a complete list of medals by company or category


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