Club medalists in the 2017 New York State Fair Amateur Wine Competition

Not many club members entered the NY State Fair competition this year, but those who did made a great showing. Congratulations to Terry Chrzan for receiving Best White Wine and a Double Gold for his Chardonnay!

In addition, the seven members who placed received a Gold, 5 Silvers and 2 Bronzes, a total of 9 medals*. Congratulations to all!

Terry Chrzan received Best White Wine and a Double Gold for his 2015 Chardonnay.

Rick Cusker received a Silver for his 2015 Cabernet Franc.

Kevin Pfister received a Silver for his 2015 Niagara/Concord blend rosé.

Tom Raco received a Gold and two Silvers for his red wines.

Audrey Seibert received a Bronze for her mead.

Rick Seibert received a Silver for his fruit wine blend.

Daniel Smothergill received a Bronze for his Pinot Gris.

*The Fair’s medal list did not include vintages nor in some cases the variety that won.