2022 Wisconsin State Fair – Amateur Wine Competition

Entry Deadline: April 12, 2022
Categories: Wine Competitions
2022 Wisconsin State Fair Amateur Wine Competition
Venue / Location

Tommy G Thompson Youth Center
Wisconsin State Fair Park

General Information

Judging – May 13-14, 2022

Do you make wine for fun or as part of a hobby?

Then enter your best bottles in the State Fair Amateur Vintner’s Competition!

This contest includes over 20 classes for Dry, Semi-Sweet, and Sweet Wines plus special classes for Novelty, Sparkling and Fortified Wines.

 – Judging is based upon a 20 point maximum scoring system.

 – 1st Place Blue Ribbons, 2nd Place Red Ribbons and 3rd Place White Ribbons will be awarded.

 – All 1st Place Blue Ribbon winners will advance to the Best of Category competition

Entry Fees

Per Entry Fee – $10.00

Shipping Address / Drop Off Location

When dropping off entries, each bottle should have an entry form label affixed to it with a rubber band. Labels will be emailed a few days after online entries close but no later than Tuesday, April 19, 2022.

Brewmasters Brewing Supplies
408 Fond du Lac Ave

Sheboygan Falls WI 50385


Northern Brewer
1306 S 108 St

Milwaukee WI 53214


Vines to Cellar
114 E Main St

Port Washington WI 53074


DP Wigley Co (Hop To It)
234 Wisconsin Ave

Racine WI 53403


Purple Foot
5225 W Forest Home Ave
Greenfield WI 53219

Wine and Hop Shop
1919 Monroe St

Madison WI 53711


Cellars Homebrew Shop
465 N Washburn St

Oshkosh WI 54904


Prizes / Awards / Medals / Ribbons

Prize Money
Best Vinifera Grape, Dry – $100.00

Best Vinifera Grape, Sweet – $100.00

Best Native American Grape – $100.00

Best Hybrid Grape, Dry – $100.00

Best Hybrid Grape, Sweet – $100.00

Best Country, Dry – $100.00

Best Country Berry, Sweet – $100.00

Best Country Fruit, Sweet – $100.00

Best Specialty Wine – $100.00

The Wonder of Mushrooms

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