Welcome to the Oregon Wine Awards — Oregon's most prestigious wine awards program. Oregon boasts a rich history of industry leadership, viticulture, innovation and education and an international respect for the people that make Oregon's world-class wine. It is our privilege to further promote the outstanding wines of Oregon through the Oregon Wine Awards.
Our renowned tasting panel of Oregon's most prominent and respected wine professionals are the source for the knowledgeable evaluation of Oregon wine.
The Oregon Wine Awards is the largest and most comprehensive independent Oregon wine recognition program in the world. Founded in 2008 by Executive Director and Court of Masters Sommelier Christopher Chan, the Oregon Wine Awards establishes the highest standards of integrity in the tasting and evaluation of Oregon wines. Award-winning wines are now posted for the 5th Annual Oregon Wine Awards, which took place March 16th 2013, at Portland's historic Waverley Country Club and featured eight of the state's most experienced and respected wine professionals evaluating wines from all of Oregon's Viticultural Areas.
Registration is now open. Please download the 2014 Entry Form PDF or wait for our new website which will feature on-line registration and payment beginning Feb.1st. Deadline for entries is April 4th. Wines must be received by April 4th with Entry Form and Payment to be eligible for evaluation. Entry Form, Check or a copy of Pay-Pal Receipt payment must be included in the wine shipment.
Wines may be shipped or hand-delivered to: OREGON WINE AWARDS c/o ESQUIN WINE, 2700 Fourth Ave. S, Seattle, WA 98134
The Oregon Wine Awards is proud to host a world-class tasting panel of Seattle's most prominent wine professionals who together have over 250 years of wine experience. Our Tasting Panel includes Master Sommeliers, Masters of Wine, Professors of Viticulture & Enology, Wine Journalists, Wine Directors, Corporate Buyers and Wine Shop Proprietors.