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Williamsburg Winery Wins Gold Medal In San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition

JAMES CITY-A Williamsburg Winery wine recently earned an award in the San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition, the largest wine competition in the United States.


On January 18, it was announced that Williamsburg Winery’s 2020 Virginia Viognier was awarded a gold medal in the competition. The wine features flavorings of pineapple, kiwi, and mango along with vanilla, lemon, and honey.


The 22nd Annual San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition was held January 11-14, 2022. The competition only features North American wines. More than 5,000 wines were evaluated during the four-day event. Williamsburg Winery was one of roughly 15 wineries in Virginia to place in the competition, and the only one locally to be awarded.

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