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Abacela's 2014 Grenache Rosé wins Double Gold!

Great whites from 3rd Great Northwest Invitational Wine Competition

Byon October 14, 2015
OOD RIVER, Ore. – During last week’s third annual Great Northwest Invitational Wine Competition, the 20 judges tasted through hundreds of white, pink and sparkling wines, awarding several with gold medals. A gold medal was awarded when three of the four judges on each panel voted for gold. In the rare instances that all four judges voted gold, then the wine was awarded a unanimous double gold. After the wines were judged, then longtime Northwest wine writer and journalist Ken Robertson tasted and wrote reviews of the award-winning wines. Ken also writes a column for Wine Press Northwest magazine. Here are the white wines that won double gold and gold medals during the third annual Great Northwest Wine Competition, held at the historic Columbia Gorge Hotel. See the complete results of the competition.Read the reviews of the best-of-class wines from the competition.Read the reviews of…