Judging – March 19, 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.
Wine to be entered can be brought to the 2022 Cold Climate Conference meeting in Rochester, Minnesota, Feb. 24-26, 2022.
All Fruit Wines
Per Entry Fee – $55.00
Submit three (3) bottles per entry.
U of MN Horticulture Res. Ctr.
600 Arboretum Blvd.
Excelsior, MN 55331
Wine must arrived by March 7, 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.