2022 International Cold Climate Wine Competition

Entry Deadline: April 25, 2022
Categories: Wine Competitions
International Cold Climate Wine Competition

General Information

Judging – May 5-6, 2022

This is the only competition exclusive to Cold-Climate Grape Varietals.

Wines must contain 75% of cold hardy grapes.

Grape wines, fruit wines, and specialty wines are judged in 13 categories. The official grape varieties and rules are posted at www.mngrapes.org.

All Fruit Wines

Entry Fees

Per Entry Fee – $55.00

Submit three (3) bottles per entry.

Shipping Address / Drop Off Location

Drew Horton
U of MN Horticulture Res. Ctr.
600 Arboretum Blvd.
Excelsior, MN 55331

Wine must arrived by May 3, 2022. Three bottles for each entry, signed by the winemaker. Boxes clearly labeled with the Winery Name. If sending multiple boxes indicate the number: i.e. 1 of 2, and 2 of 2, etc.