Master Michigan Wines

The numbers are in, and seven state wines emerged victorious from the Michigan Wine and Spirits Competition.

A big variety of wines were entered by 53 of the state’s 84 wineries. The following came out on top:

– Best of Class Dry White: Chateau Fontaine — 2010 Dry White Riesling

– Best of Class Dry Red: Fenn Valley Vineyards — Capriccio

– Best of Class Sparkling Wine: L. Mawby — Cremant Classic

– Best of Class Semi-Dry White (tie): Fenn Valley Vineyards — 2010 Reisling and Tabor Hill — 2010 Gewurztraminer

– Best of Class Rosé: Forty-Five North — 2010 Rosé of Cabernet Franc

– Best of Class Dessert Wine: Black Star Farms — 2008 A Capella Ice Wine

– Best of Class Fruit Wine: Garden Bay Winery — Raspberry Wine