VA Wineries Assoc. Announces  2018 Governor’s Cup® Gold Medalists, The VA Wine Person of the Year, & The VA Wine Lifetime Achievement Award

[edited from a press release from the Virginia Wine Marketing Office, Feb. 9, 2018].   The Virginia Wineries Association Governor’s Cup® Virginia Wine Competition judging is final, and the list of golds are announced. Ninety-nine Virginia wines have been awarded gold...

My Top Wines of 2017

I’ll start off my list of what I consider the top wines I’ve tasted in 2017 by listing the wines in the Governor’s Case, the top twelve-scoring wines in the Governor’s Cup wine competition. I am one of the judges for the final round in which these...