Awards

2016 Illinois State Fair

Governor’s Cup for Illinois Grown Fruit: Mead/Honey Wine

Double Gold & Best of Category: Peach & Britt White

Silver: Seyval Blanc, Frontenac Port, Cherry, Blackberry, Red Raspberry Framboise

Silver & Best of Category: Daffodil & Eric the Red

Bronze: Chambourcin

2016 Mid-American Wine Competition

Gold/Food Pairing – Blue Cheese & Walnuts: Aronia

Silver/Food Pairing – Sautéed Shrimp, Spicy remoulade sauce: Seyval Blanc:

Bronze/Food Pairing – Roasted Lamb: Eric the Red

SilverUMRV: Marquette

Bronze: Chamborcin

2016 Indiana International Wine Competition

Fruit Wine of the Year: Cherry(Rhubarb was runner up!)

Double Gold & Best of Class: Cherry & Rhubarb

Silver: Aronia Berry, Blueberry, Red Raspberry Framboise & Britt White

2015 International Women’s Wine Competition

Best of Class, Best of Show, Double Gold: Mead

Gold: Red Raspberry Framboise

2015 Mid-American Wine Competition

Gold/Food Pairing – Roasted Rack of Lamb: Eric the Red

2015 Illinois State Fair

Double Gold: Seyval Blanc, Sparkling Frontenac Gris & Cracklin Apple

Gold: Frontenac Gris

Silver: Daffodil, Britt White, Chambourcin & Eric the Red

Bronze: Traminette, General’s Reserve Red & Frontenac Port

2015 Indiana International Wine Competition

Double Gold: Cracklin Apple

Silver: Wedding Cake, Seyval Blanc, Daffodil, Late Harvest Riesling, Mead, Peach, Cherry, Blackberry, Red Raspberry, Strawberry-Rhubarb

2014 Illinois State Fair Awards

Medals

 

Governor’s Cup 2013 Eric the Red, Honey/Mead

Double Gold  2013 Eric the Red, Honey/ Mead, 2013 Illinois Frontenac

Silver Daffodil/La Crosse, 2013 Illinois Marquette

Bronze 2013 General’s White, May Wine, 2013 Cracklin Apple, Muscat Cannelli

2014 Mid American Wine Competition

Gold – Illinois Marquette

Gold – Sparkling Frontenac Gris

 

Food & Wine Pairing

Silver – Eric the Red with Smoked Pork Ribs  www.midamericanwine.org/pages/recipe-smokedribs.aspx

Silver – Frontenac Wine with Grilled Sirloin Steak www.midamericanwine.org/Pages/recipe-grilledsteak.aspx

Silver – Mead with Strawberries and Creme Anglais http://www.midamericanwine.org/Pages/recipe-strawberries.aspx

2013 Illinois State Fair Awards

Double Gold Medals: Cherry, Red Raspberry, Red Raspberry Framboise

Gold Medals: Apple

Silver Medals: Daffodil, Frontenac Gris, Strawberry, Marquette, Oktoberfest, Eric the Red, Vineyard Rose

Bronze Medals: Seyval Blanc, Britt White

 

2013 Indiana International Wine Competition

Gold Medal: Eric the Red

Silver Medals: Wedding Cake Wine, Apple

Bronze: Red Raspberry

2013 International Women’s Wine Competition

BEST OF SHOW:  Red Raspberry

BEST OF CLASS: Red Raspberry

2013 International Cold Climate Wine Competition

Gold: Apple

Gold: Marquette

Silver: Eric the Red

Bronze: Cherry