Mar 6, 2011
The 28th annual San Diego International Wine Competition takes place April 2 and 3. It is one of the longest running wine competitions in the United States. The 2011 cast of judges features a new emphasis on restaurant professionals including sommeliers Jesse Rodriguez of Addison and Michael Scaffaldi of The Jefferson. They join the always strong complement of winemakers, educators, and other wine industry professionals. Returning as Chief Judge is Michael Franz, Editor of Wine Review Online. The full list of judges as well as rules, dates and entry forms can be found on the official wine competition website, www.SDIWC.com. Silver, Gold, Platinum and Best of Show awards will be posted on the website the day after the competition.