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The Port of Leonardtown Winery Claims Maryland Comptroller’s Cup for their 2021 Vintner’s Select White

05/05/2022 Written/published by MarylandWine Jim Bauckman (ANNAPOLIS, MD) – The Port of Leonardtown Winery (POL Winery) claimed the Maryland Comptroller’s Cup for their 2021 Vintner’s Select White at the 2022 Winemasters Choice Competition held in late April at Linganore Winecellars in Mt. Airy. The Vintner’s Select White earned double gold by unanimous decision from judges before being crowned “Best in Show.” This recognition comes on the heels of the winery’s recent 2021 Maryland Governor’s Cup win. “The day we blended the limited edition Vintner’s Select White, we knew we had something very special,” shared Lauren Zimmerman, the winemaker at POL Winery. Bottles of the Vintner’s Select White will be available for purchase from the winery tasting room and website in mid-May. This year’s competition featured more than 150 Maryland-made wines from dozens of local wineries. 11 wines earned recognition as “Best in Class” and three wines were awarded double gold medals. Judges for this event included local sommeliers and members of the winemaking, wholesale, and retail industries. “We’re thrilled to have such a great collection of winemakers and judges evaluate this year’s pool of Winemasters Choice entries. Growing participation in our competitions results in advances in quality following feedback from […]

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