Charlottesville wineries reel in medals at 2015 Virginia Governor’s Cup

by / Wednesday, 25 February 2015 / Published in Charlottesville Wine Tours
Muse Vineyards, 2009 Clio

Every year 40 world-class judges sample just under 400 of Virginia’s best wines. The 12 highest scoring make the Virginia Governor’s Case. This year, 5 out of the 12 highest scoring wines are from Charlottesville wineries, including:

  • Jefferson Vineyards – 2010 Meritage
  • King Family Vineyards – 2012 Meritage
  • Michael Shaps – 2012 Tannat
  • Michael Shaps – 2012 Raisin d’Etre White
  • Delfosse Vineyards & Winery – 2013 Petit Verdot

Charlottesville wineries won 11 gold medals, 18 silver and 23 bronze. The Winner of the 2015 Virginia Governor’s Cup is Muse Vineyards‘ 2009 Clio. Click here to see all medal winners or go to: http://www.virginiawine.org/governors-cup/awards#Gold

Congrats to all!

 

 

 

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