Congratulations ~ 2011 “Best of Show” Medal Awarded to RayLen Vineyards and Winery
RayLen Vineyards & Winery claimed the N.C. Winegrowers Cup (Best of Show) for the first time with its Cabernet Sauvignon. In addition to this top award, RayLen also won awards for its Cabernet Franc, Carolinius, Shiraz, Merlot, Eagle’s Select, Category 5 and South Mountains Vineyard Chardonnay wines.
Misty Creek Farm and Vineyards Also Wins Several Awards
Another popular Davie County Winery, Misty Creek Farm and Vineyards won awards for its Merlot 2008, Misty Rose and Syrah 2008 wines.
The commercial competition was open to all North Carolina wineries and there were 444 entries for the 2011 Winegrowers Cup! Judges awarded 1 best of show, 28 double gold, 26 gold, 128 silver, and 161 bronze medals.
Award Winning Local Wines Make Great Christmas Gifts
Whether you prefer white or red, Merlot or Muscadine, Davie County’s wineries and vineyards will have the perfect pairing for your taste buds. Award winning local wines make great Christmas gifts and Davie County Wineries are wrapping up a terrific 2011 season. . Both RayLen and Misty Creek are open on Christmas Eve ~ visit their respective web sites for additional details on special hours and events for Christmas Eve!