It's a difficult year and we aren't comfortable gathering a lot of people together for the 2020 Jefferson Cup. So we're going to skip a year and we will be back hale and hearty in 2021.

Our participating charity, AngelFlight Central, has assured us that they will be able to get through this year and can wait for our financial support to return next year. But if anybody feels like donating, their website is

Be safe and smart!

The Jefferson Cup Invitational Wine Competition

The 2019 Jefferson Cup winners are:

For Sparkling Wine or Cider:

  • Aurora Cellars Brut Rose nv Leelanau Peninsula
  • Les Bourgeois Vineyards Brut Rose nv Missouri
  • Two K Farms Rosé Cider nv Michigan

For White Non-Vinifera Wine:

  • Adam Puchta Winery Dry Vignoles nv Missouri
  • Stonehaus Farms Vineyard & Winery Vignoles nv Missouri
  • Fireside Winery Storyteller nv Iowa
  • St. Julian Wine Company Braganini ReserveTraminette 2018 Lake Michigan Shore
  • TerraVox Wetumka 2018 Missouri

For White Vinifera Wine:

  • Amoritas Vineyards Pinot Blanc 2018 Leelanau Peninsula
  • Amoritas Vineyards Fascinator 2018 Leelanau Peninsula
  • Fox Run Vineyards Semi-Dry Riesling 2017 Finger Lakes
  • Left Foot Charley Seventh Hill Farm Riesling 2017 Old Mission Peninsula
  • Sheldrake Point Winery Gewürztraminer 2017 Finger Lakes
  • Two K Farms Riesling 2017 Leelanau Peninsula
  • Wagner Vineyards Riesling Dry 2017 Finger Lakes
  • Wagner Vineyards Riesling Semi Dry 2017 Finger Lakes

For Rosé Wine:

  • Missouri State University Pink Catawba 2018 Missouri

For Red Vinifera Wine:

  • Amigoni Urban Winery Urban Drover 2017 American
  • Aurora Cellars Blaufrankisch 2016 Leelanau Peninsula
  • Becker Vineyards Cabernet Franc Reserve 2017 Texas High Plains
  • Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery Cabernet Franc Reserve 2017 Old Mission Peninsula
  • Dry Creek Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 Dry Creek Valley
  • Dry Creek Vineyard Old Vine Zinfandel 2016 Dry Creek Valley
  • Eden Hill Vineyard Divine Red 2017 Texas
  • Pedernales Cellars Tempranillo Reserve 2016 Texas High Plains
  • The Winery at Holy Cross Abbey Cabernet Sauvignon 2017 Colorado

For Red Non-Vinifera Wine:

  • Adam Puchta Winery Situation Red nv Missouri
  • JOLO Winery and Vineyards Pilot Fog 2018 Yadkin Valley
  • Pirtle Winery The Westonian 2017 Missouri
  • Pirtle Winery Mellow Red 2018 Missouri
  • Prairie Berry Winery Wild Bill nv American
  • Tipple Hill Winery Petite Pearl 2017 Missouri

For Fruit, Dessert and Fortified Wine:

  • Holy-Field Vineyard & Winery Over the Rainbow Raspberry nv Kansas
  • Brengman Brothers Riesling Ice Wine 2017 Leelanau Peninsula
  • Breitenbach Wine Cellars Tawny Port nv Ohio
  • Stone Hill Winery Cream Sherry nv Missouri

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