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Great NW Wine - West Coast Judges Gather

9/22/2014

West Coast judges gather for Idaho Wine Competition 

By Eric Degerman on September 22, 2014 

CALDWELL, Idaho — Judges from throughout the West Coast gather today in the Snake River Valley for the fifth annual Idaho Wine Competition and crown the Gem State’s top wine.   More than 150 wines have entered the event created to celebrate the best of Idaho wine, and the judging will be staged at Ste. Chapelle Winery on the historic Sunnyslope region of Canyon County. This year’s field of judges includes wine journalists Dan Berger of Santa Rosa, Calif., and Cole Danehower of Portland.