Great Lakes International Cider & Perry Competition Results

Congratulations are due for our member cidermakers who were awarded medals in last week's 6th Annual Great Lakes International Cider & Perry Competition.  Here are the categories we placed in and how our folks did.

Category 27a - Common Cider (35 Total Entries)
Silver    Snowdrift Cider Company    Cliffbreaks Blend    Washington
Bronze    Snowdrift Cider Company    Orchard Select    Washington

Category 27b - English Cider  (19 Total Entries)
Gold    Tulip Valley Winery    Red Barn Fire Barrel Cider    Washington
Silver    Tieton Cider Works    Blossom Nectar    Washington
Silver    San Juan Island Distillery    Westcott Bay Traditional Very Dry    Washington
Silver    San Juan Island Distillery    Westcott Bay Traditional Dry    Washington
Bronze    San Juan Island Distillery    Westcott Bay Traditional Medium Sweet    Washington
Bronze    Tieton Cider Works    Tieton Blend Cider    Washington
Bronze    Snowdrift Cider Company    Dry Cider    Washington

Category 27c - French Cider  (4 Total Entries)
Bronze    Finnriver Cidery    Artisan Sparkling Cider    Washington

Category 28a - New England Cider (2 Total Entries)
Silver    Snowdrift Cider Company    Semi-Dry Cider    Washington

Category 28b - Fruit Cider (16 Total Entries)
Bronze    Tieton Cider Works    Cherry Cider    Washington

Category 28d - Specialty Cider (19 Total Entries)
Bronze    Alpenfire Cider    Pirate's Plank-Bone Dry    Washington

Category 2006-2b  Intensified Cider - Postfermentation (Pommeau) (9 Total Entries)
Silver    Finnriver Cidery    Spirited Apple Wine    Washington

Category 2006-3a  Distilled - Eau de vie (5 Total Entries)
Gold    San Juan Island Distillery    Apple Eau de vie    Washington