Loudoun Wine Awards to be Presented Oct. 19 at Lansdowne

Loudoun Wine Awards to be Presented Oct. 19 at Lansdowne

The 18 gold and 47 silver medals will be presented Oct. 19 to the winners in the highly competitive Loudoun Wine Awards, sponsored for the fourth time by the Loudoun Wineries Association.

Those winners were chosen from 70 wines that were entered this year. The wines have to be comprised of 100 percent Virginia fruit with at least 75 percent of the fruit from Loudoun County. All wines entered were produced and bottled in Loudoun County.

The medal-winning wines will be poured at the Grand Tasting Reception before the awards ceremony and dinner on Friday, Oct. 19 at Lansdowne Resort & Spa. The Chairman’s Award for best-in-show and best-in-class by category will be announced during the awards, as will  Winemaker of the Year, Winegrower of the Year and Wine Ambassador of the Year.
For more information or to register to the awards dinner, visit lwa2018.eventbrite.com

Loudoun Wineries Association
2018 Loudoun Wine Awards Competition Results
GOLD MEDAL WINNERS
868 Estate Vineyards, 2016 Petit Verdot
Bozzo Family Vineyards, 2016 “Second Act” Red Blend
Bozzo Family Vineyards, 2017 “Murph” Chardonnay
Cana Vineyards, 2017 Petit Manseng
Doukenie Winery, 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon
Doukenie Winery, 2017 Sauvignon Blanc
Fabbioli Cellars, 2013 Tannat
Hillsborough Vineyards, 2015 Onyx
Maggie Malick Wine Caves, 2017 Albariño
Maggie Malick Wine Caves, 2017 Viognier
October One Vineyard, 2015 Merlot
October One Vineyard, 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon
Sunset Hills Vineyards, 2015 Mosaic
Sunset Hills Vineyards, 2015 Reserve Cabernet Franc
Willowcroft Farm Vineyards, 2017 Rose of Sharon
Wine Reserve at Waterford, 2017 “First Harvest” Petit Manseng
Zephaniah Vineyards, 2015 Chambourcin
Zephaniah Vineyards, 2015 Three Captains Red

SILVER MEDAL WINNERS
50 West Vineyards, 2017 Albariño
50 West Vineyards, 2017 Sauvignon Blanc
868 Estate Vineyards, 2016 Cabernet Franc
868 Estate Vineyards, 2016 Chardonnay
868 Estate Vineyards, 2016 Chardonnel
868 Estate Vineyards, 2016 Meritage
868 Estate Vineyards, 2017 Chardonnay Steel
868 Estate Vineyards 2017 Sauvignon Blanc
868 Estate Vineyards, 2017 Viognier
Bluemont Vineyards, 2015 Meritage
Bluemont Vineyards 2015 Russ Mountain Merlot
Bluemont Vineyards, 2017 Rosé “The Donkey”
Cana Vineyards 2015 Cabernet Franc
Cana Vineyards, 2016 Unite Reserve
Cana Vineyards 2017 Albariño
Cana Vineyards, 2017 Rose
Doukenie Winery, 2015 Cabernet Franc
Doukenie Winery 2015 Merlot
Doukenie Winery, 2015 Vintner’s Reserve
Doukenie Winery, 2016 Chardonnay
Fabbioli Cellars, 2015 Tre Sorelle
Fabbioli Cellars, 2016 Chardonnay
Hillsborough Vineyards, 2015 Opal
Hillsborough Vineyards, 2015 Petit Verdot
Lost Creek Winery, 2016 Cabernet Franc
Lost Creek Winery, 2016 Chardonnay
Lost Creek Winery, 2016 Genesis
Lost Creek Winery, 2016 Provenance
Lost Creek Winery, 2016 Reserve Chardonnay
Lost Creek Winery 2016 Trinity
Lost Creek Winery, 2017 Vidal Blanc
Maggie Malick Wine Caves, 2015 Cabernet Franc
Maggie Malick Wine Caves, 2015 Petit Verdot
Maggie Malick Wine Caves 2015 Tannat
Maggie Malick Wine Caves, 2017 Sauvignon Blanc
North Gate Vineyards, 2015 Meritage
North Gate Vineyards, 2017 Chardonnay
Quattro Goomba Winery, 2016 Piney River Chardonnay
Sunset Hills Vineyards, 2016 Vineyard One Chardonnay
Willowcroft Farm Vineyards, 2015 Assemblage Select
Willowcroft Farm Vineyards, 2017 Albariño
Willowcroft Farm Vineyards, 2017 Riesling Muscat-Ottonel
Zephaniah Vineyards, 2015 Cabernet Franc
Zephaniah Vineyards, 2016 Steamship White
Zephaniah Vineyards, 2016 Viognier
Zephaniah Vineyards 2017 Adeline
Zephaniah Vineyards, 2017 Rose

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