Held on May 11-13, 2009 at Ohio State University's Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center and sponsored by the Ohio Grape Industries Committee, the competition received a total 229 entries with 175 receiving medals. Official results include a complete list of awarded wines, both by category and medals.
Best of Show Awards
Overall Best of Show: Henke Winery, Riesling, NV, American
White Wine: Ferrante Winery, Golden Bunches Dry Riesling, 2007, Grand River Valley
Red Wine: Maize Valley Winery, Family Reserve, NV, American
Blush/Rose: Heineman Winery, Pink Catawba Wine, NV, Lake Erie
Fruit Wine: Breitenbach Wine Cellars, Apricot, NV, American
Dessert Wine: Ferrante Winery, Vidal Blanc Ice Wine, 2008, Grand River Valley