More Home Wine Competitions Recognized for Winemaker of the Year

Those who wish to compete for the 2021 Winemaker of the Year (WOY) must enter at least two separate and distinct home wines in each of the following two 2021 competitions (Sacramento Home Winemakers Jubilee AND Orange County Fair), and a third of their choosing.  Rules for the 2021 SHW Home Winemakers competition are forth coming…please check back soon.  WOY applications are due by November 30, 2021.  SHW’s Winemaker of the Year competition requires a minimum of two separate and distinct home wines must be entered.

Below are two recognized 2021 home wine competitions that qualify as the third competition for SHW’s WOY.

Winemaker Magazine International Amateur Wine Competition – Accepting entries through May 11, 2021.  Wines must be shipped to Vermont. For more details go to:

Alameda County Home Wine Competition – Entries due April 30th (or April 25 if using drop spot location)!  For more information, go to or contact Patty Cuellar at See here for drop spot locations.