2018 Wine Judging Categories

DIVISION I – SPARKLING
100 Blanc de Blanc
101 Blanc de Noir
102 Brut
103 Other Sparkling
104 Fruit Sparkling
105 Other 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 and above
204 Semillon
205 Vignoles
208 Chardonnay- Up to $9.99
209 Chardonnay- $10.00 – $13.99
210 Chardonnay- $14.00 – $17.99
211 Chardonnay- $18.00 – $21.99
212 Chardonnay- $22.00 – $25.99
213 Chardonnay- $26.00 – $29.99
214 Chardonnay- $30.00 – $33.99
215 Chardonnay- $34.00 – $37.99
216 Chardonnay- $38.00 – $41.99
217 Chardonnay- $42.00 and above
220 Gewurztraminer- Up to $14.99
221 Gewurztraminer- $15.00 and above
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 and above
242 Pinot Gris/Grigio- Up to $9.99
243 Pinot Gris/Grigio- $10.00 – $19.99
244 Pinot Gris/Grigio- $20.00 and above
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 to $29.99
259 White Blends- $30.00 and above
260 De-Alcoholized White Wines

DIVISION III – PINK WINES
300 Dry Rose/Blush- RS <.2499
301 Dry Rose/Blush- RS >.25

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 – $439.99

DIVISION IV – RED WINES
407 Pinot Noir- $40.00 – $43.99
408 Pinot Noir- $44.00 – $47.99
409 Pinot Noir- $48.00 – $51.99
410 Pinot Noir- $52.00 and above
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 – $47.99
420 Zinfandel- $48.00 and above
421 Primitivo
422 Sangiovese- Up to $24.99
423 Sangiovese- $25.00 and above
424 Barbera- Up to $24.99
425 Barbera- $25.00 and above
426 Dolcetto
427 Nebbiolo
428 Angianico
429 Montepuciano
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 and above
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 and above
443 Mourvedre
444 Grenache- Up to $24.99
445 Grenache- $25.00 and above
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 and above
460 Cabernet Sauvignon- Up to $9.99
461 Cabernet Sauvignon- $10.00 – $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 – $34.99
467 Cabernet Sauvignon- $35.00 – $38.99
468 Cabernet Sauvignon- $39.00 – $42.99
469 Cabernet Sauvignon- $43.00 – $46.99
470 Cabernet Sauvignon- $47.00 – $50.99
471 Cabernet Sauvignon- $51.00 – $54.99
472 Cabernet Sauvignon- $55.00 – $58.99
473 Cabernet Sauvignon- $59.00 – $62.99
474 Cabernet Sauvignon- $63.00 – $69.99
475 Cabernet Sauvignon- $70.00 and above
476 Cabernet Franc- Up to $29.99
477 Cabernet Franc- $30.00 and above

DIVISION IV – RED WINES
478 Malbec- Up to $24.99
479 Malbec- Over $25.00
480 Petite Verdot
481 Tannat
482 Carmenere/Graciano
483 Tempranillo-Up to $29.99
484 Tempranillo- $30.00 and above
485 Red Bordeaux- Up to $24.99
486 Red Bordeaux-$25.00 – $34.99
487 Red Bordeaux-$35.00 – $49.99
488 Red Bordeaux- $50.00 and above
489 Cabernet Dominant Blends- Up to $29.99
490 Cabernet Dominant Blends- $30.00 and above
491 Merlot Dominant Blends- Up to $29.99
492 Merlot Dominant Blends- $30.00 and above
493 Petite Sirah Dominant Blends
494 Italian Varietal Blends
495 Syrah Dominant Blends- Up to $29.99
496 Syrah Dominant Blends- $30.00 and above
497 Grenache Dominant Blends- Up to $29.99
498 Grenache Dominant Blends- $30.00 and above
499 Mourvedre Dominant Blends- Up to $29.99
500 Mourvedre Dominant Blends- $30.00 and above
501 Zinfandel Based Blends (Inc CORO)- Up to $29.99
502 Zinfandel Based Blends (Inc CORO)- $30.00 and above
503 Red Native/Hybrid Varietals
504 Red Native/Hybrid Blends
505 All Other Red Blends- $0.00- $29.99
506 All Other Red Blends- $30.00 and above

DIVISION V – DESSERT
800 White Dessert/Late Harvest- RS >3.50
801 Red Dessert- RS >3.5
802 Fruit Wine
804 Port
805 Distilled/Fortified

DIVISION VI – CIDER
900 Culinary Cider
901 Heritage Cider
902 Fruit Cider
903 Varietal Cider
904 Wood Aged Cider
905 Specialty or Other Cider

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