Hermann-based Rock Hillside Vineyard won the honor for ideal red wine at the Missouri White wine Competitors, among more than 40 honors it took residence from the competition, July 13-15.
Rock Hill’s 2019 chambourcin was declared the most effective red wine overall, gaining the Guv’s Mug. The vineyard’s 2019 Norton additionally got the C.V. Riley Award, implying it is the very best Norton in Missouri.These were the two highest honors in the competition, according to Rock Hill’s calculated driver Nathan Held. A total amount of 226 red wines completed for the best total title. Stone Hillside honors consisted of 14 gold medals as well as the
complying with five best-in-class honors: – Best of Class Sparkling for its demi-sec. – Best of Class
Semi-Dry White for its 2020 traminette.
– Best of Class Semi-Dry Red for its 2019 Ozark hellbender
. – Best of Class Dry Rosé for its completely dry rosé.
– Best of Class Dry Red for its 2019 chambourcin.”Our vineyard and also storage team did an impressive task, together with Mother earth’s excellent beautifies, which enabled us to make some wonderful red wines, “Head Wine maker Shaun Turnbull said in a declaration. “The whole Rock Hillside team collaborated to produce phenomenal wines yet once again.”Earlier this year, Stone Hill Winery additionally obtained a nationwide honor for the best native red wine with its 2017 Norton, which competed against more than 550 glass of wines from about 100 vineyards around the U.S.The winery lies at 1110 Stone Hill Freeway. It was developed in 1847 and also reopened complying with prohibition in 1965 by the Held
household. The Helds’second as well as third generations continue to run it today.