AMADOR COUNTY FAIR COMMERCIAL
The Amador County Fair Wine Competition is the premier competition for Sierra Foothills wines, drawing some of the most distinguished wine judges in the nation. The panel of judges is diverse and comprised of published wine-writers and journalists, educators, sommeliers, distributors, and award-winning winemakers. Winning wines are often written about in nationally syndicated articles and found across wine-lists in Northern California restaurants and wine shops.
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The Sierra Foothills Wine Competition is the only competition exclusively featuring wines from the Sierra Foothills AVA. With over 600 entries each year, the competition showcases world-renown wines and varietals.
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OPEN TO RESIDENTS OF CALIFORNIA
Wines MUST be made from the produce of the Sierra Foothills AVA (American Viticulture Area) including the following counties: Amador, Calaveras, El Dorado, Mariposa, Nevada or Placer, Tuolumne or Yuba Counties. Click HERE to download a pdf with a complete set of rules.
SHIPPING/DROP OFF LOCATION:
Amador County Fair Wine Competition
C/O Amador 360
Plymouth, CA 95669
(3 X 750 ml bottles; 4 of anything smaller)
The director reserves the right to change categories, or assign entries to more appropriate categories than entered.
(Example: wines that do not state varietal(s) on the label will be placed in correct class).