The San Francisco International Wine Competition, the largest, most influential international wine competition in America, is judged by a prestigious panel of nationally recognized wine experts. Judging is based on a blind, consensual procedure, ensuring competitive integrity as it remains the nation's most respected wine competition. Celebrating its 34th year in 2014, the Competition is held annually in mid-June. Past year's results are found here as well as entry forms which are posted in April.


    The 2014 Competition took place on June 20 through the 22nd at the Hotel Nikko in downtown San Francisco.

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    The 34th annual San Francisco International Wine Competition took place at the Nikko Hotel in downtown San Francisco on June 20, 21, and 22. 1400 wineries entered 4570 wines from 26 states and 31 countries. The Portfolio of the Year was captured by Trinchero Family Estates, St. Helena, California, while The Tasting Panel Magazine Winery of the Year was awarded to Maryhill Winery of Goldendale, Washington.The André Tchelistcheff Winemaker of the Year was won by Cinzia Merli of Le Macchiole in Bolgheri, Italy,

    Click here to view the 2014 results.

    Click here for 2014 press release.