The 2023 McMinnville Wine Classic Competition fundraiser is open for entries into the Wine Competition on January 7. All Oregon wineries are invited to enter.
This year, the 12-person Judges Panel will include returning wine writers Michael Alberty from The Oregonian; Eric Degerman of Great Northwest Wine; and writer and wine educator Deborah Parker-Wong.
New judges include Clive Pursehouse for Decanter Magazine; Samantha Cole-Johnson for Jancis Robinson; James Melendez of James the Wine Guy; Michael Apstein, Wine Review Online; Jusden Aumand, Tri Vin Imports; SF Bay Area wine writer Fred Swan; Ellin Landis, wine writer and certified sommelier; Hoke Harden, wine judge and writer; and Patrick McElligott, wine judge and quality control educator. View judge’s credentials and bios.
This competition is designed to attract consumers interested in drinking the best Oregon wines on the market today.
This is a great way to support sales of the last of your 2019 wines and get a jump on accolades for the 2021 vintage.
Online entries for the 2023 McMinnville Wine Classic Competition will be accepted through December 9, 2022.
The number of wines accepted for judging may be limited. They can only guarantee entry into the competition at the point of registration and payment. You can ship wines after registration.
Wine Competition – Registration and Shipping Calendar
• Registration closes Dec. 9.
• Wine shipping begins upon registration.
• Wines due at St. James School Dec. 15.
• Wine Competition Jan. 7, 2023.
Additional information and questions?
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