Pinnacle Ridge wins awards for its wines in Finger Lakes competition

Pinnacle Ridge Winery recently competed at the Finger Lakes International Wine Competition, the world's largest charitable wine competition that benefits Camp Good Days, a camp on Keuka Lake that provides a great family experience for those effected by cancer. Last year, we won our first ever DOUBLE GOLD medal at the competition. This year, we did it again! Our newly-released 2014 Riesling was awarded DOUBLE GOLD honors at the competition! Our 2014 Traminette was also awarded a GOLD medal, along with 11 other medals - Making for a total of 13 award-winning Pinnacle Ridge Wines!   Double Gold: 2014 Riesling Gold: 2014 Traminette Silver:...

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Blue Mountain wins two silver medals at 2015 PA Farm Show

The wine competition at the 2015 Farm Show set a record for participation and entries: 52 wineries submitted 341 varieties for evaluation. Wines are judged on clarity, color, aroma, taste, balance and overall quality. "Producing wine in Pennsylvania is a challenge, said Virgil F. Cardamone, a manager at BMV, particularly when it comes to growing varietals more closely associated with arid, sunny California. Pennsylvania's colder, wetter climate is not friendly to varietals used to make dry reds, he said." Pennsylvania wines are more on the herbal side, such as those made in Germany and the cooler regions of Europe. BMV won two...

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