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2017 Best of Class wines 2017 Michigan Wine Competition

2017 Michigan Wine Competition

The results are in!

380 wines from 58 Michigan wineries competed on July 18 for the Best of Class distinction in 8 different categories. The winners are:

Sparkling - L. Mawby, Grace
Dry White - Verterra Winery, 2016 Dry Riesling
Semi-Dry White - Tabor Hill Winery, 2016 Gewurztraminer
Dry Red - Walloon Lake Winery, North Arm Noir
Semi-Dry Red - Lemon Creek Winery , Pheasant Run Red
Rose' - Chateau Fontaine, 2016 Laughing Waters Dry Rose'
Fruit - Mackinaw Trail Winery, Blueberry
Dessert - St. Julian Wine Company, Solera Cream Sherry

Congratulations to all the medal winners!

View the full list of medals awarded.

View the full press release.

The Gold Medal Reception takes place on July 27, 5-8 pm. Be one of the first to sample the award winning wines and excellent food pairings at the Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center in East Lansing. Tickets are available at the door for $45.


01:08pm on 07/25/2017 @MichiganWines @burgdorfs Thanks for sharing!
02:51pm on 07/26/2017 @michiganwines One of Michigan's prominent winemakers, Nancie Oxley of St. Julian Winery takes us through a rosé tasting.