2018 Wine Judging Categories

DIVISION I – SPARKLING

100 Blanc de Blancs
101 Blanc de Noirs
102 Brut
103 Moscato Sparkling
104 Fruit Sparkling
105 Other Sparkling
106 Rose Sparkling

DIVISION II – WHITE WINES

200 Sauvignon Blanc/Fume – Up to – $14.99
201 Sauvignon Blanc/Fume – $15.00 – $18.99
202 Sauvignon Blanc/Fume – $19.00 – $22.99
203 Sauvignon Blanc/Fume – $23.00 & Over
204 Semillon
205 Vignoles
208 Chardonnay – Up to – $9.99
209 Chardonnay – $10.00 – $13.99
210 Chardonnay – $14.00 – $15.99
210A Chardonnay – $16.00 – $17.99
211 Chardonnay – $18.00 – $19.99
211A Chardonnay – $20.00 – $21.99
212 Chardonnay – $22.00 – $23.99
212A Chardonnay – $24.00 – $25.99
213 Chardonnay – $26.00 – $29.99
214 Chardonnay – $30.00 – $33.99
215 Chardonnay – $34.00 – $37.99
216 Chardonnay – $38.00 – $44.99
217 Chardonnay – $45.00 & Over
220 Gewurztraminer – Up to – $14.99
221 Gewurztraminer – $15.00 & Over
230 Riesling – Bone Dry RS <.99
231 Riesling – Medium RS 1.00 – 1.99
232 Riesling – Sweet RS > 2.00 (No Late Harvest or Dessert)
240 Viognier – Up to – $24.99
241 Viognier – $25.00 & Over
242 Pinot Gris/Grigio – Up to – $ 14.99
243 Pinot Gris/Grigio – $15.00 – $19.99
244 Pinot Gris/Grigio – $20.00 & Over
245 Muscat
246 Albarino
247 Chenin Blanc
248 Grenache Blanc
249 Vermentino
250 Pinot Blanc
251 Rousanne
252 Marsanne
253 Gruner Veltliner
254 Mead
255 White Native American/Hybrid
256 Other White Varietals
257 White Blends – Up to $19.99
258 White Blends – $20.00 – $29.99
259 White Blends – $30.00 & Over
261 Orange Wine/Skin Fermented White

DIVISION III – PINK WINES

300 Dry Rose/Blush – RS 0
300B Dry Rose/Blush – RS .1-.249
301 Dry Rose/Blush – RS >.25-.99
301B Dry/Sweet Rose/Blush – RS>1.00 and more

DIVISION IV – RED WINES

400 Pinot Noir – Up to – $14.99
401 Pinot Noir – $15.00 – $19.99
402 Pinot Noir – $20.00 – $23.99
403 Pinot Noir – $24.00 – $27.99
404 Pinot Noir – $28.00 – $31.99
405 Pinot Noir – $32.00 – $35.99
406 Pinot Noir – $36.00 – $39.99
407 Pinot Noir – $40.00 – $43.99
408 Pinot Noir – $44.00 – $47.99
409 Pinot Noir – $48.00 – $54.99
410 Pinot Noir – $55.00 – $64.99
410B Pinot Noir – $65.00 & Over
411 Zinfandel – Up to – $14.99
412 Zinfandel – $15.00 – $19.99
413 Zinfandel – $20.00 – $23.99
414 Zinfandel – $24.00 – $27.99
415 Zinfandel – $28.00 – $31.99
416 Zinfandel – $32.00 – $35.99
417 Zinfandel – $36.00 – $39.99
418 Zinfandel – $40.00 – $43.99
419 Zinfandel – $44.00 – $54.99
420 Zinfandel – $55.00 & Over
421 Primitivo
422 Sangiovese – Up to – $29.99
423 Sangiovese – $30.00 & Over
424 Barbera – Up to – $29.99
425 Barbera – $30.00 & Over
426 Dolcetto
427 Nebbiolo
428 Aglianico
429 Montepulciano
430 Carignan/Carignane
431 Alicante Bouschet
433 Syrah/Shiraz – Up to – $24.99
434 Syrah/Shiraz – $25.00 – $28.99
435 Syrah/Shiraz – $29.00 – $32.99
436 Syrah/Shiraz – $33.00 – $36.99
437 Syrah/Shiraz – $37.00 – $40.99
438 Syrah/Shiraz – $41.00 & Over
439 Petite Sirah – Up to – $24.99
440 Petite Sirah – $25.00 – $28.99
441 Petite Sirah – $29.00 – $32.99
442 Petite Sirah – $33.00 – $38.99
442B Petite Sirah – $39.00 & Over
443 Mourvedre
444 Grenache – Up to – $29.99
445 Grenache – $30.00 & Over
450 Merlot – Up to – $14.99
451 Merlot – $15.00 – $18.99
452 Merlot – $19.00 – $22.99
453 Merlot – $23.00 – $26.99
454 Merlot – $27.00 – $30.99
455 Merlot – $31.00 – $39.99
456 Merlot – $40.00 & Over
460 Cabernet Sauvignon – Up to – $11.99
461 Cabernet Sauvignon – $12.00 – $14.99
462 Cabernet Sauvignon – $15.00 – $18.99
463 Cabernet Sauvignon – $19.00 – $22.99
464 Cabernet Sauvignon – $23.00 – $26.99
465 Cabernet Sauvignon – $27.00 – $30.99
466 Cabernet Sauvignon – $31.00 – $35.99
467 Cabernet Sauvignon – $36.00 – $38.99
468 Cabernet Sauvignon – $39.00 – $42.99
469 Cabernet Sauvignon – $43.00 – $46.99
470 Cabernet Sauvignon – $47.00 – $49.99
471 Cabernet Sauvignon – $50.00 – $54.99
472 Cabernet Sauvignon – $55.00 – $58.99
473 Cabernet Sauvignon – $59.00 – $62.99
474 Cabernet Sauvignon – $63.00 – $70.99
475 Cabernet Sauvignon – $71.00 – $94.99
475B Cabernet Sauvignon – $95.00 & Over
476 Cabernet Franc – Up to – $29.99
477 Cabernet Franc – $30.00 – 39.99
477B Cabernet Franc- $40.00 & Over
478 Malbec – Up to – $29.99
479 Malbec – $30.00 & Over
480 Petit Verdot
481 Tannat
482 Carmenere/Graciano
483 Tempranillo – Up to – $29.99
484 Tempranillo – $30.00 & Over
485 Red Bordeaux – up to $29.99 (All Bordeaux Varietals)
486 Red Bordeaux – $30.00 – $39.99 (All Bordeaux Varietals)
487 Red Bordeaux – $40.00 – $54.99 (All Bordeaux Varietals)
488 Red Bordeaux – $55.00 & Over (All Bordeaux Varietals)
489 Cabernet Dominant Blends – Up to $29.99
490 Cabernet Dominant Blends $30.00 & Over
491 Merlot Dominant Blends – Up to $29.99
492 Merlot Dominant Blends – $30.00 & Over
493 Petite Sirah Dominant Blends
494 Italian Varietal Blends
495 Syrah Dominant Blends up to $29.99
496 Syrah Dominant Blends $30.00 & Over
497 Grenache Dominant Blends Up to $29.99
498 Grenache Dominant Blends $30.00 & Over
499 Mourvedre Dominant Blends – Up to $29.99
500 Mourvedre Dominant Blends – $30.00 & Over
501 Zinfandel Based Blends (inc CORO) – Up to $29.99
502 Zinfandel Based Blends (inc CORO) -$30.00 & Over
503 Red Native/Hybrid Varietals
504 Red Native/Hybrid Blends
505 All Other Red Blends – Up to $14.99
505A All Other Red Blends – $15.00 – $29.99
506 All Other Red Blends – $30.00 & Over
507 All Other Red Varietals

DIVISION V – DESSERT

800 White Dessert/Late Harvest – RS >3.50
801 Red Dessert – RS >3.5
802 Fruit Wine
803 Sangria
804 Port – Up to $32.99
804A Port – $33.00 & Over
805 Distilled/Fortified

DIVISION VI – CIDER

900 Culinary Cider
902 Fruit Cider
903 Varietal Cider
904 Wood Aged Cider
905 Specialty or All Other Cider

DIVISION VII – WINE LABEL
1000 Classic
1001 Artistic
1002 Series
1003 Etched/Painted
1004 Other