The 2021 McMinnville Wine & Food Classic Wine Competition is now open for wine entries. Held January 9th, 2021, for the first time in 28 years all wineries producing Oregon wines are invited to enter this annual competition.

The 15-person judges’ panel will include returning wine writers including Michael Alberty, The Oregonian, Eric Degerman of Great Northwest Wine, and Hoke Harden. New judges 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. You can view judges’ credentials and bios here.

Easy online registration is available at EnofileOnline and will be accepted through December 11, 2020.

Judging at Mac Wine Classic

The number of wines accepted for judging may be limited and entry is only guaranteed into the competition at the point of registration and payment. You can ship wines later in the year. All wines must be received by December 18, 2020

Wine Competition registration and dates:

10-31-20 Early Registration Ends $70
11-01-20 Late Registration Begins $80
12-11-20 Registration Closes
12-18-20 Wines Due at St. James School
01-09-21 Wine Competition

For additional information, questions and a code for entry, please contact Rolland Toevs at