Silver & Gold…Icewine

INNISKILLIN’S ICEWINES TOP ACCOLADES AT RECENT COMPETITIONS

Niagara’s premium Icewine takes front and centre amid prestigious Canadian and International wine competitors

Inniskillin Winemaker Bruce Nicholson continues to dominate the Icewine category by capturing over 50 percent of recent awards for this iconic global wine. Bruce is pleased to see the broad recognition for Inniskillin Icewines as they continue with their consistent high quality. “I am particularly proud my 2008 Riesling Icewine as I feel this is the best Riesling Icewine I have ever produced.” Award winning Icewine is synonymous with Inniskillin, Canada’s original estate winery and leader of Icewine throughout the world. They are widely available in 73 countries and 28 airlines. Nicholson is equally as proud of the awards garnered for his table wines.

Award highlights include:

International Wine and Spirits Competition:

OUTSTANDING GOLD – 2010 Sparkling Vidal Icewine

OUTSTANDING GOLD – 2008 Riesling Icewine

GOLD – 2007 Oak-Aged Vidal Icewine

GOLD – 2007 Cabernet Franc Icewine

OUTSTANDING SILVER – 2008 Vidal Icewine

SILVER – 2010 Barrel Aged Pinot Gris, Winemaker’s Series

SILVER – 2009 Two Vineyards Merlot, Winemaker’s Series

SILVER – 2010 Three Vineyards Chardonnay, Winemaker’s Series

SILVER – 2010 Montague Vineyard Chardonnay, Winemaker’s Series

SILVER – 2007 Riesling Icewine

Decanter:

SILVER – 2010 Vidal Icewine

SILVER – 2008 Vidal Icewine

Selections Mondials des Vin Canada:

GOLD – 2007 Oak Aged Vidal Icewine

GOLD – 2008 Riesling Icewine

GOLD – 2010 Sparkling Vidal Icewine

GOLD – 2008 Vidal Icewine

SILVER – 2007 Cabernet Franc Icewine

All Canadian Wine Championships:

GOLD – 2011 Legacy Riesling (Riesling Off-Dry)

SILVER – 2011 Pinot Noir Rose (Rose)

SILVER – 2009 Two Vineyards Merlot, Winemaker’s Series (Merlot Under $25)

SILVER – 2008 Riesling Icewine (Riesling Icewine)

Ontario Wine Awards:

WHITE WINE OF THE YEAR- 2008 Riesling Icewine

GOLD – 2008 Riesling Icewine

GOLD – 2007 Oak Aged Vidal Icewine

GOLD – 2010 Montague Vineyard Chardonnay, Winemaker’s Series

San Francisco International Wine Championships:

GOLD – 2010 Riesling, Legacy

GOLD – 2010 Cabernet Franc, Three Vineyards, Winemaker’s Series

GOLD – 2008 Riesling Icewine

SILVER – 2010 Merlot, Two Vineyards, Winemaker’s Series

SILVER – 2011 P3 (Pinot Blanc-Pinot Gris-Pinot Noir), Winemaker’s Series

SILVER – 2010 Pinot Noir, Three Vineyards, Winemaker’s Series

SILVER – 2010 Riesling, Two Vineyards, Winemaker’s Series

SILVER – 2010 Sparkling Vidal Icewine

SILVER – 2008 Vidal Icewine

SILVER – 2007 Cabernet Franc Icewine

SILVER – 2010 Shiraz-Cabernet Franc, Winemaker’s Series

For a complete list of award winning wines and for more on Inniskillin Wines:  www.inniskillin.com

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