2023 International Cold Climate Wine Competition

Entry Deadline: August 11, 2023
Categories: Wine Competitions
2023 International Cold Climate Wine Competition
Venue / Location

Bloomington, MN

General Information

The Minnesota Grape Growers Association, in partnership with the University of Minnesota, presents the International Cold Climate Wine Competition annually for wine producers making wines from Cold Climate grape and fruit varietals.

As the only competition dedicated to Cold Climate grape varietals, the ICCWC’s goal is to recognize the best wines produced in the Cold Climate wine industry. Registration is open to any commercial winery producing wine using Cold Hardy grape varieties as defined in the Rules.

All Fruit Wines

Entry Fees

Per Entry Fee – $55.00

Submit three (3) bottles per entry.

Shipping Address / Drop Off Location

Hand Deliver or Ship To:
University of Minnesota Horticultural Research Center
C/o Drew Horton
600 Arboretum Blvd.
Excelsior, MN 55331

Submit three (3) bottles per entry and include a copy of the registration confirmation receipt in every box of the shipment.

Hand-delivered entries will be accepted between the hours of 8:00am and 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. Entries must be received no later than 4:30pm on Friday, August 11, 2023.

Clearly label the box(es) “ICCWC”