Sunday, June 13, 2010
Candia Vineyard’s Ice Storm wine Wins Double Gold!
Candia, NH – June 10, 2009 - Amongst an international field of 1,600 wines, the famous “Ice Storm” from Candia Vineyards impressed the judges with a unanimous vote, earning it a Double Gold at the International Eastern Wine Competition. Candia Vineyards was Northern New England's only winery to earn this high honor!
The competition is one of the oldest and largest in the US, attracting the finest wines for blind judging by professional wine judges with backgrounds in wine marketing, enology, viticulture, and the food & beverage industry.
Candia Vineyards also produces an award-winning Noiret a rich dry red wine with intense pepper and mocha overtones. The vineyard is the first to grow this grape in NH and is believed to have the world’s most-awarded of this variety. The vineyard also produces several other "first in NH" wines.
Candia Vineyard's wines, are available at the Northwood and Manchester Farmers Markets, through the vineyard (see website) and at a variety of locations across the state (list of locations found on their website: www.candiavineyards.com)
Tours and tastings are available, at the vineyard, most days, call for availability (603)-867-9751
Bob Dabrowski, Winemaker
702 High St.
Candia, NH 03034-2040
Posted by Lucy Edwards at 9:48 AM