Judges

Judging:

AWARDS SUMMARY :
TROPHIES : “ALL CANADIAN INDIVIDUAL CATEGORY WINES OF THE YEAR”

Wines will be judged using the 100-point system. Trophies are awarded to the single highest scoring wine (using an average of the aggregate judges scores) from each of the following categories.

BEST RED TABLE WINE

BEST WHITE TABLE WINE

BEST DESSERT WINE

BEST SPARKLING WINE

BEST FRUIT WINE

BEST VALUE WINE (From highest scoring whites under $15, and reds under $20)

ALL CANADIAN MEDALS ~ “BEST OF CATEGORY” WINES

Wines will be judged using the 100-point system. Trophies will be awarded to the single highest rated wine (using an average of the aggregate judges scores) from each of the following categories. Ties to be decided by a final tasting.

RED TABLE WINES

Best Cabernet Sauvignon

Best Merlot

Best Cabernet Franc

Best Meritage Blend

Best Pinot Noir

Best Baco Noir (separate category hybrid)

Best Single Varietal Red Hybrid

Best Red Hybrid Blend

Best Shiraz

Best Gamay Noir

WHITE TABLE WINES

Best Chardonnay (oaked)

Best Chardonnay (unoaked)

Best Riesling

Best Gewurztraminer

Pinot Blanc

Best Sauvignon Blanc

Best Vidal (separate category hybrid)

Best Single Varietal White Hybrid

Best White Hybrid Blend

DESSERT WINES

Best Riesling Icewine

Best Vidal Icewine

Best Non-Traditional Icewine

Best Late Harvest wine

FRUIT WINES

Best Fruit Table wine

Best Fruit Dessert wine

Medals

ALL CANADIAN MEDALS OF MERIT : Gold, Silver, Bronze
 
Wines will be judged using the 100-point system. The 2004 All Canadian Wine Competition has increased the number of, yet more stringently defined its award categories. To maintain the integrity of these awards only the top scoring wines will be honoured.

Gold Awards of merit will be awarded to those wines scoring in the top 10 percentile.

Silver Awards of merit will be issued to those wines scoring in the second 10 percentile.

Bronze Awards of merit will be issued to those wines scoring in the third 10 percentile.

RED WINES

Cabernet Sauvignon (under $20 / over $20)

Merlot (under $20 / over $20)

Cabernet Franc (under $20 / over $20)

Meritage Varietals & Blends (under $20 / over $20)

Pinot Noir (under $20 / over $20)

Gamay Noir

Single Varietal Red Hybrid

Red Hybrid Blend

Baco Noir (separate category hybrid)

Marechal Foch (separate category hybrid )

WHITE WINES

Chardonnay (under $15 / over $15)

Chardonnay Unoaked

Pinot Blanc

Sauvignon Blanc

Riesling

Gewurztraminer

Pinot Gris / Grigio

Single Varietal White Hybrid

White Hybrid Blend

DESSERT WINES

Riesling Icewine

Vidal Icewine

Non-traditional Icewine

Late Harvest Wine

ROSE WINE

SPARKLING WINE (Charmat & Traditional)

FRUIT WINES


Table Dry


Table Off Dry


Dessert

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