Local Winery On Top Again

September 28, 2023

Sherri Campbell Fenton
Managing Owner

In 2018, Black Star Farms’ Arcturos Dry Riesling won Best of Show at the Canberra International Riesling Challenge.

A Black Star Farms Riesling is on top again.

The 2023 International Eastern Wine Competition (East Meets West) results were just announced. Black Star Farms Arcturos 2022 Semi-Dry Riesling swept the show! Awarded 96 points and a Double Gold medal, it went on to win

Arcturos 2022 Semi-Dry Riesling is from the Old Mission Peninsula Appellation. Judges tasting notes include full encapsulation turbidity of acid, crisp and edgy.

Additionally, the Arcturos 2022 Semi-Dry Riesling was entered into the East Meets West Riesling Challenge and beat out a West Coast Riesling for the top spot!

Black Star Farms 2022 Gewurztraminer earned 99 points, Double Gold medal, and Best in Class. Tasting notes include pretty orange peel, leechee and grapefruit with very good balance.

For more information on Black Star Farms wines, visit BlackStarFarms.com.



Sherri Campbell Fenton

Managing Owner

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