Lake County Ice Wine 'Best' At Ohio Wine Competition

Published: 06/17/2013

MYSTIC, Conn. — An ice wine from Lake County was named Best of Show last month at the 2013 Ohio Wine Competition here.

The 2011 Vidal Blanc Ice Wine from Grand River Cellars in Madison was selected the annual competition’s top wine. It also was among six double gold medal winners.

Other “bests” for the competition were Bradenberry Winery Blackberry Wine, Fruit Wine; 2011 Valley Vineyards Cabernet France, Red Wine; and Ferrante Winery Vidal Blanc, White Wine. The Bradenberry and Valley Vineyards wines both were double gold winners, while the Ferrante took gold.