Wine Competition 2021
2021 Wine Competition - Saturday January 9, 2021
This year we have lined-up another prestigious panel of judges designed to help you build brand awareness and promote wine sales. The 15-person Judges Panel will include returning wine writers such as Michael Alberty, The Oregonian, Eric Degerman of Great Northwest Wine, and Hoke Harden. New judges will include Timothy Nishimoto, Corporate Wine Buyer for Made in Oregon, Joe Roberts of 1 Wine Dude, and James Melendez of James the Wine Guy among other prestigious wine professionals.
28th Anniversary Wine Competition McMinnville, Oregon
*Given all the challenges and distractions of the 2020 vintage, we’ve decided to extend the deadline. Cheers!
ALL OREGON WINERIES INVITED TO ENTER COMPETITION
For the first year ever all wineries producing Oregon wines are invited to enter the Wine Competition.
Wineries participating in McMinnville Wine & Food Classic’s 2021 Annual Festival are eligible for a discount code for $30 off each entry.
Eligibility & Requirements
Behind the Scenes of a Wine Competition
Ever wonder how wine competitions are organized? Who are these judges and what are the rules? How do they taste and score so many wines? For a sneak peak behind the scenes, check out these articles.
Please join us and become a part of this cherished community event!
Attend and enjoy wine, food, art, music and more.
Sponsor and get brand exposure while helping kids.
Participate as a vendor and meet new customers.
Volunteer and have fun in a great environment.