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Boordy AlbariƱo wins Governor's Cup; New Jack Aellen Award Announced

The Maryland Wineries Association proudly announces the winners of the 28th Annual Maryland Governor’s Cup Competition. The judging for the prestigious awards took place on Sunday, August 14 at the Baltimore Center Club with over 29 wine experts from the region... read more >


More Winners!

More Maryland Wines were recognized last month at the 2016 Atlantic Seaboard Wine Competition. The goal of the Atlantic Seaboard Association is to show the public that the Eastern Seaboard is a quality wine-producing region. Best in Class Winners - Red... read more >


Maryland Wineries Win Big in Two International Competitions

Maryland wines have earned great recognition this past month. Both Crow Vineyard and Winery and Great Frogs Winery were award winners in The International Women’s Wine Competition held June 21st and 22nd. Crow also won multiple awards at the San Francisco... read more >


Latest MD Wine Newsletter Posted

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Old Westminster Winery Malbec wins '16 Comptroller's Cup

Old Westminster Winery’s Malbec 2014 was awarded the “Best in Show” at the 2016 Maryland Comptroller’s Cup Wine Competition (formerly Winemasters Choice Competition), held in Timonium on June 8, 2016, Maryland Wineries Association Executive... read more >


Maryland Wine Wins Big!

Wines from 14 Maryland wineries earned honors in the 16th annual Finger Lakes International Wine Competition. Held in Rochester, NY in March, the competition is known as the world’s largest wine competition to support a charity, is open to all commercial wineries... read more >


Spring/Summer Wine Press Released

Check out the latest edition of the Maryland Wine Press , with feature pieces on our wineries, featured restaurant, wine shop and ambassador.