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Held on May 8-9, 2018 at the Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake and sponsored by the Ohio Grape Industries Committee, the competition received a total 285 entries with 219 receiving medals. Official results include a complete list of awarded wines, both by category and medals.
Best of Show Awards
Overall Best of Show: Maize Valley Winery, Riesling, Non-vintage, American
White Wine: Ferrante Winery, Signature Series Pinot Grigio, 2017, Grand River Valley
Red Wine: Fulton Grove Winery, Syrah, 2015, American
Blush/Rosé: Doughty Glen Winery, Laughing Blush, Non-Vintage, Holmes County
Fruit Wine: Vinoklet, "Sweet Jackie", Blackberry, Non-Vintage, American
Sparkling/Carbonated: Meier's Wine Cellar, Reiem Spumante, Non-vintage, American
Dessert/Fortified Wine: Ferrante Winery, Vidal Blanc Ice Wine, 2016, Grand River Valley
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Kent State University - Ashtabula Campus, "2018 Ohio Wine Competition Official Results" (2018). Ohio Wine Competition. 15.