Michael Angelo Winery’s 2020 Pinot Grigio won Overall Best of Show at the 2021 Ohio Wine Competition. The competition was held August 2-4 at the Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake. There were 300 total entries this year with 229 receiving medals: 29 double gold, 35 gold, 96 silver and 69 bronze.
Best of Show and Best of Ohio Awards
|Overall Best of Show:||2020 Michael Angelo Pinot Grigio|
|Best of Show White:||Maize Valley Riesling|
|Best of Ohio White:||2019 Ferrante Grand River Valley Signature Chardonnay|
|Best of Show Red:||2017 Burnet Ridge Purple Trillium|
|Best of Ohio Red:||2020 Crooked River Cabernet Franc|
|Best of Show and Best of Ohio Blush/Rosé:||Kosicek Vineyards Emma’s Blush|
|Best of Show Fruit/Specialty:||Maize Valley Blackberry|
|Best of Show Sparkling:||Ferrante Star Seeker Moscato|
The Best of Ohio designations are awarded to the Best of Show wines that are made from a minimum of 90% Ohio-grown American/Labrusca, Hybrid or Vinifera grape varieties, and have received the Ohio Quality Wine seal designation.
You can find a list of all the winners here.