The 18th Annual Finger Lakes International Wine Competition benefits Camp Good Days and Special Times, a camp dedicated to bring smiles and memories to children with cancer! This year’s competition was held in Rochester, NY, on March 24 & 25, 2018. It was open to commercial wineries from all producing countries. in 2017, they had 16 countries,… READ MORE
Our newly released Cabernet Franc 2016 made entire from our grapes and aged for 9 months in French Oak, has been the most popular wine on our tasting menu lately! Easy drinking, smooth, yet complex, this Cabernet Franc exhibits an intense fruity aroma, consisting of dried cherries, Craisens, and old fashioned spiced apples with subtle… READ MORE
SMV is a member of the Maryland Wine Association and is participating in its Maryland Wine Passport program. Passports are available at participating wineries, simply pick one up and present it at each MD winery you visit. Each of the wineries has a unique code that you can collect while you visit. Participating in the… READ MORE
The Annual Governor’s Cup Competition of Maryland has released its results and SMV brought home a variety of awards. Rosé 2015 won Double Gold. Chardonnay 2015 and EVOE! 2013 won Gold, while our Cabernet Franc Reserve 2012, Cabernet Sauvignon 2013 and Circe Reserve 2014 won Silver. Chardonnay Reserve 2014 won Bronze.
SMV Rosé 2015 won Gold and Best in Category (Vinifera Blush/Rose Wines), Viognier 2015 also won Gold, and our Penelope 2014, Circe Reserve 2014, EVOE! 2013 and Chardonnay 2015 all won Silver at the 12th Annual Atlantic Seaboard Wine Competition on July 23 & 24, 2016. The Atlantic Seaboard Wine Association (ASWA) is one of… READ MORE
SMV EVOE! 2013 won DOUBLE GOLD/Best in Class, Red Blend at the 2016 Maryland Comptroller’s Cup (formerly Winemasters Choice Competition) on June 8. Our Chardonnay 2015, Pinot Gris 2015, Circe 2014 and Viognier 2015 all brought home gold medals; while Rosé 2015, Cabernet Franc Reserve 2012, Chardonnay Unoaked 2015 and Anticipation 2013 all won bronze.… READ MORE
The Amenti del Vino Wine Society’s Eastern Connecticut Chapter – AWS held it’s International Wine Competition May 28, 2016. SMV’s Penelope 2014, Circe Reserve 2014, and EVOE! 2013 were all awarded Silver medals. Our Cabernet Franc Reserve 2012, Chardonnay Reserve 2014, Rosé 2015, and Pinot Gris 2015 won Bronze medals.
Our Chardonnay Reserve 2014, EVOE! 2013, and Circe Reserve 2014 all won silver medals at the 2016 Annual Finger Lakes International Wine Competition in March. This competition is the world’s largest charitable wine competition to benefit Camp Good Days. 3,824 wines were entered from 26 countries, including wines from all 50 US States and 6… READ MORE
SMV brought home multiple awards from the International Eastern Wine Competition (IEWC), where judging took place on February 16 & 17. Our Cabernet Franc Reserve 2012 was the biggest winner, bringing home Double Gold and Best in Class! Our Circe Reserve 2014 won Gold, Evoe 2013 and Cabernet Franc 2012 both won Silver, and our… READ MORE
June 1, 2013 Sugarloaf Mountain Vineyard was featured in the June 1 blog on eastcoastwineries.blogspot.com, written by author, editor, and publisher Carlo DeVito. Mr. DeVito is a long time wine lover, and author of books and magazine articles, including the book East Coast Wineries: A Complete Guide from Maine to Virginia. He writes about his… READ MORE