Wine Competition Events

2016 Lake County Wine Awards Competition Events

Judging (closed session) June 8 & 9, 2016 at Langtry Estate

People's Choice Wine Tasting July 30, 2016 at the Moore Family Winery

The results for the 2016 Wine Competition are in and the judges have had their say. Now it is YOUR TURN!

Join us July 30th at Moore Family Winery located at 11990 Bottle Rock Road in Kelseyville. With is 360 degree views of Cobb Mountain and almost 3,000 feet in elevation, this is the coolest (°F) place in Lake County on a hot July day!

Test your palate in a blind tasting of Lake County's Sauvignon Blanc. Explore the styles of this varietal that Lake County is known for - from round and soft to lean and sharp, from zingy citrus to crisp apple, lush melon, and more. Enjoy a pairing to bring out the flavors of the wine prepared by Julie Hoskins of Chic le Chef and then vote for your favorite.

Move out to the patio to savor gold medal winners from the Lake County Wine Competition. Nosh on tasty bites, sample local olive oils, and more.

Weigh in on the gold medal winners and vote for your favorite. Voting results for the People's Choice Lake County Sauvignon Blanc and the Gold Medal People's Choice will be announced at 5:45.

Take advantage of early bird pricing and get $10 off your tasting ticket, regularly $40 per person through June 30th. Use promo code earlybird. Designated driver tickets are $10 and include everything except the wine!

Tickets will be available at the door on the day of the event for $45 per person. Participants must be 21 or older. IDs will be checked if you look under 30. Ticket prices include applicable sales tax computed to the nearest mil. For tickets go to

Wine Competition Events