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2005 DENVER INTERNATIONAL WINE COMPETITION RESULTS

October 21, 2005, Broomfield, Colorado

The winning wines from the 2005 Denver International Wine Competition, held on October 15, 2005 at Johnson & Wales University, Denver. 170 wines were blind-tasted by a distinguished panel of judges.

 

BEST OF SHOW

  • Jackson Triggs Proprietors Reserve-Vidal
    Icewine 2004 Vidal Canada Niagara Peninsula-VQA
    DOUBLE GOLD

SPARKLING WINE

  • No 1 Family Estate Cuvee Ni1 Sparkling Wine
    NV Chardonnay New Zealand Marlborough
    GOLD
  • Cam Vendrell/Organic Vintners Can Vendrell-Cava Brut Reserva
    NV Xarel-Lo/Macabeu/Parellada Spain Del Cava
    SILVER

DRY WHITE

  • Family Zuccardi Vida Organica 2005
    Torrontes Argentina Mendoza
    GOLD
  • La Riojana/Organic Vintners Pircas Negras 2005
    Torrontes Argentina Famatina Valley
    SILVER

LATE HARVEST-SWEET

  • Ptarmigan Vinyeards
    Late Harvest Muscat 2004 Muscat United States Colorado
    GOLD
  • Garfield Estates Vin De Glace 2004
    Muscat 50% Viognier United States Colorado
    SILVER
  • Plum Creek Cellars
    Colorado Special Reserve 2004 Riesling United States Colorado
    BRONZE

ICE WINE

  • Jackson Triggs Proprietors Reserve-Vidal
    Icewine 2004 Vidal Canada Niagara Peninsula-VQA
    GOLD

SAUVIGNON BLANC/SEMILLON

  • Matua Valley Sauvignon Blanc 2005
    Sauvignon/Fume Blanc New Zealand Marlborough
    GOLD
  • Garfield Estates Fume Blanca 2004
    Sauvignon/Fume Blanc United States Grand Valley Colorado
    SILVER
  • Gundlach Bundschu Block 13 2004
    Sauvignon/Fume Blanc United States Montery County California
    BRONZE

CHARDONNAY

  • Rosemount Estate Show Reserve Chardonnay 2004
    Chardonnay Australia Hunter Valley
    GOLD
  • Jacob's Creek Reserve Chardonnay 2003
    Chardonnay Australia South Australia
    SILVER
  • J.Lohr/Arroyo Vista Vineyard Arroyo Seco Chardonnay 2003 Chardonnay United States California
    BRONZE

RIESLING

  • Plum Creek Cellars Riesling 2004
    Riesling United States Colorado
    GOLD
  • Jacob's Creek Reserve Riesling 2003
    Riesling Australia South Australia
    SILVER / TIE
  • Dr. Konstantin Frank Johannisberg Riesling
    Semi Dry 2004 Riesling United States New York
    SILVER / TIE
  • Two Rivers Winery Chateau Deux Fleuves 2004
    Riesling United States Delta County, Colorado
    BRONZE

MERLOT

  • Pedroncelli Winery Dry Creek Valley
    Merlot-Bench Vineyards 2002 Merlot United States Sonoma County, California
    GOLD
  • Woody Creek Cellars Merlot 2002
    Merlot United States Colorado
    SILVER
  • Lambert Bridge Winery Merlot 2002
    Merlot United States Sonoma County, California
    BRONZE

CABERNET SAUVIGNON

  • Robert Hall Robert Hall 2003 Cabernet Sauvignon
    United States Paso Robles, California
    GOLD
  • Pezzi King Vineyards
    Pezzi King 2000 Cabernet Sauvignon United States Sonoma County, California
    SILVER / TIE
  • Guy Drew Vineyards Crooked Creek 2003
    Cabernet Sauvignon United States Colorado
    SILVER / TIE
  • Balistreri Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon 2004
    Cabernet Sauvignon United States Colorado
    BRONZE / TIE
  • Jackson Triggs Propreitors Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2002
    Cabernet Sauvignon Canada Okanagan Valley VQA
    BRONZE / TIE

CABERNET FRANC

  • Spero Vineyards Cabernet Franc 2001
    Cabernet Franc United States Colorado
    GOLD
  • Woody Creek Cellars Enamorado Cabernet Franc 2002
    Cabernet Franc United States Colorado
    SILVER
  • Plum Creek Cellars
    Plum Creek 2002 Cabernet Franc United States Colorado
    BRONZE

BORDEAUX & MERITAGE BLENDS

  • Justin Vineyards & Winery Isoceles 2002
    93%Cab Sauv,4% Merlot,3 Cab Franc United States Paso Robles, California
    GOLD
  • Meador Estate Magnus 2001
    Red Table Wine United States Monterey, California
    SILVER
  • Justin Vineyards & Winery Justifcation 2003
    61% Cab Franc, 39% Merlot United States Paso Robles, California
    BRONZE

PINOT NOIR

  • Marlborough Vintners Marlborough Wines Pinot Noir 2003
    Pinot Noir New Zealand Marlborough
    GOLD
  • Mahoney Vineyards Carneros Pinot Noir 2002
    Pinot Noir United States Carneros, California
    SILVER
  • Mahoney Vineyards Pinot Noir,
    Las Brisa Vineyard 2003 Pinot Noir United States Carneros, California
    BRONZE / TIE
  • Domaine Coteau Pinot Noir 2004
    Pinot Noir United States Yamhill County, Oregon
    BRONZE / TIE

ZINFANDEL

  • Vina Robles Zinfandel-Westside 2003
    Zinfandel United States Paso Robles, California
    GOLD
  • Pezzi King Vineyards Old Vines Zinfandel 2001
    Zinfandel United States Dry Creek Valley, California
    SILVER
  • Spero Winery Zinfandel 2002
    Zinfandel United States Colorado
    BRONZE

SYRAH/SHARAZ

  • Rosemount Show Reserve Shiraz 2001
    Shiraz Australia South Australia
    GOLD
  • Meador Estate Maverick Syrah 2000
    Syrah/Shiraz United States Monterey, California
    SILVER / TIE
  • Jacob's Creek Reserve Shiraz 2002
    Syrah/Shiraz Australia South Australia
    SILVER / TIE
  • Penfolds Wines Bin 128 Coonawarra Shiraz
    2002 Syrah/Shiraz Australia South Australia
    BRONZE

PETITE SIRAH

  • Fleur de California Petite Sirah 2003
    Petite Sirah United States Central Coast, California
    GOLD
  • Vina Robles Petite Sirah-Jardine 2002
    Petite Sirah United States Paso Robles, California
    SILVER
  • Block No. 45 Petite Sirah 2004
    Petite Sirah United States California
    BRONZE

SANGIOVESE

  • Spero Winery Sangiovese 2000
    Sangiovese United States Colorado
    GOLD
  • Thurston Wolfe Thurston Wolfe 2003
    Sangiovese United States Washington State
    SILVER
  • Plum Creek Cellars Sangioves 2003
    Sangiovese United States Colorado
    BRONZE

OLD WORLD REDS

  • Morgante Nero D'Avola 2004
    Nero D'Avola Italy Sicily
    GOLD
  • Domaine du Maupas Chenas-Reserve
    Vieilles Vignes 2001 Gamay France The Rhone
    SILVER
  • Falesco Montiano-Lazio 2001
    Red Wine Italy Lazio BRONZE / TIE
  • DiMajo Norante CON TA DO-Agianico 2002
    Dry Red Wine of Molise Italy Aglianico
    BRONZE / TIE

PORT

  • Two Rivers Winery Chateau Deux Vineyards Port
    2003 Port United States Mesa County, Colorado
    GOLD
  • Thurston Wolfe JTW'S Port 2004 Port
    United States Columbia Valley, Washington
    SILVER
  • Guy Drew Vineyards Port 2003
    Cabernet Sauvignon & Merlot United States Colorado
    BRONZ



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