Wines of the South Regional Wine Competition

2017: Sixteenth Annual Regional Wine Competition October 20-21, 2017

Wines of the South is an annual regional wine competition designed to promote and celebrate the great tastes of Southern vintages. Wineries in 14 southern states are invited to submit wines for the competition from Texas to West Virginia and all the way down to Florida. The Wines of the South event is hosted by the University of Tennessee at Knoxville's Food Science Department and takes place in October of every year. In 2017, the 16th annual competition will take place in Knoxville, TN and we hope for your continued or new involvement with the Wines of the South Competition this year!

2014 Wines of the South Competition Results


“Best of” Awards:

Best of Show
Winery: Stonehaus Winery- Crossville, TN
Tickled Pink

 

Best of Rose
Winery: Arrington Vineyards- Arrington, TN
White Chambourcin

 

Best of Dessert
Winery: San Sebastian Winery- St.Augustine, FL
Cream Sherry

 

Best of Fruit
Winery: Purple Toad Winery- Paducah, KY
Black Peach

 

Best of Sparkling
Winery: Stonehaus Winery- Crossville, TN
Tickled Pink


Best of Red
Winery: Pearmund Cellars- Broad Run, VA
Ameritage


Best of Tennessee Fruit - William O. Beach Award
Winery: Hillside- Sevierville, TN
Muscadine Spumante

Best of White
Winery: Wight-Meyer-Shepherdsville, KY
Diamond


Best of Muscadine
Winery: Tsali Notch Vineyard- Madisonville,TN
Atala


Concordance Gold

Winery: Amber Falls Winery & Cellars

Winery Location: TN

Wine Description: Cranberry Caress

Vintage: 2012

 

Winery: Apple Barn Winery

Winery Location: TN

Wine Description: Pink

Vintage: 2012

 

Winery: Arrington Vineyards

Winery Location: TN

·         Wine Description: Kinzley Reserve

Vintage: 2013

·         Wine Description: White Chambourcin

Vintage: 2013

 

Winery: Eagle Springs

Winery Location: TN

Wine Description: Red Feather

Vintage: 2013

 

Winery: Fox Meadows Winery

Winery Location: VA

Wine Description: Fox Meadow’s Vineyard Chardonnay

Vintage: 2013

 

Winery: Hillside Winery

Winery Location: TN

·         Wine Description: Poinsettia  

Vintage: 2013

·         Wine Description: Sonata

Vintage: 2012

 

Winery: Keg Springs Winery

Winery Location: TN

Wine Description:  Princess Peach

Vintage: 2013

 

Winery: Mountain Valley

Winery Location: TN

·         Wine Description: Collier Reserve

Vintage: NV

·         Wine Description: Muscadine

                Vintage: NV

 

Winery: Pearmund Cellars

Winery Location: VA

Wine Description: Ameritage  

Vintage: 2012

 

Winery: Purple Toad Winery

Winery Location: KY

·         Wine Description: Black Currant

Vintage: NV

·         Wine Description: Black Peach

Vintage: NV

·         Wine Description: Lauren’s Blackberry

Vintage: NV

·         Wine Description: Paducah Peach

Vintage: NV

 

Winery: San Sebastian Winery

Winery Location: FL

·         Wine Description: Blanc De Fleur

Vintage: NV

·         Wine Description: Cream Sherry

Vintage: NV

 

Winery: Stonehaus Winery

Winery Location: TN

Wine Description: Tickled Pink  

Vintage: 2014

 

Winery: Tsali Notch

Winery Location: TN

Wine Description:  Atala

Vintage: 2013

 

Winery: Wight-Meyer

Winery Location: KY

Wine Description: Diamond

Vintage:  2013