Awards

2017 Illinois State Fair

Best of Show:  The Secret Garden Viognier

Governor’s Cup for IL Grown Fruit:  The Secret Garden La Crescent

Double Gold:  Unconditional Surrender Sweet Cider (Best of Category), Secret Garden La Crescent (Best of Category), Red Raspberry Framboise, Traminette (Best of Category), Secret Garden Viognier (Best of Category), Daffodil (Best of Category)

Gold medal winner:  Frontenac Gris, Secret Garden Brianna (Best of Category)

Silver medal winner:  Eric the Red (Best of Category), Britt White (Best of Category), Chambourcin, General’s Reserve Red, Honey/Mead (Best of Category), Seyval Blanc, Jalapeno

Bronze medal winner:  Effervescence de Frontenac Gris

2017 Indy International Wine Competition

Best of Class + Gold medal winner: Unconditional Surrender Sweet Cider

Gold medal winner: Peach & Unconditional Surrender Hard Cider

Silver medal winner: Eric the Red, Red Raspberry, Rhubarb

Bronze medal winner: Cherry

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