Vintners vie for best wine at Fairplex competition
As published in the Inland Valley Daily BulletinArticle Created: 05/31/2008 05:56:02 PM PDT by Gino L. Filippi
The Millard Sheets Gallery served as the perfect pouring place for the 69th Los Angeles International Wine and Spirits Competition at Fairplex in Pomona. Seventy-two wine experts including 20 proficient winemakers, importers, distributors, educators, retailers and restaurateurs gathered to sniff, swirl, taste and evaluate more than 3,500 wines. There were 855 producers from throughout the winemaking world, entered in more than 900 categories including brandies, sparklers, reds, whites, organic and fruit wines.