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2016 WineMaker Competition Results

WineMaker International Amateur Wine Competition Results: Download Full Results With 2,981 entries, the event is once again the largest wine competition of its kind in the world! Wines were judged on April 15-17, 2016 at the Burlington Hilton in Burlington, Vermont. 2,981 Total Entries 645 Total Wine Flights 894 Total Judging Hours 50 American States Represented 6 Canadian Provinces Represented 13 Countries Represented From April 15 to 17, 2016, a total of 2,981 different wines were judged at the Burlington Hilton in Burlington, Vermont. This year’s competition was again the largest wine competition of its kind in the world. The 2,981 entries arrived from hobby winemakers throughout North America in 50 American states and 6 Canadian provinces and as far away as Phillipines and Croatia. It continues to be the single largest and most diverse collection of hobby wines assembled annually under one roof. Over the course of three days, experienced judging panels worked through 645 flights, examining each wine using the UC-Davis 20-point wine scale evaluating appearance, aroma, taste, aftertaste and overall impression. The wines were entered in 50