Table, Sparkling, Fortified, Fruit and Specialty wines produced in any wine producing region in the world that meet the applicable federal legal requirements for sale in the United States are eligible for entry.
Each entry must be listed on the Official Hilton Head International Wine Judging Competition entry form, either directly online or downloaded from the website. If submitting via downloaded paper form, please complete the entire form and sign at the bottom to certify that the statements on the form are correct. Failure to complete the form properly may result in disqualification.
An official entry must consist of three (3) bottles, each bottle no more than 1000 ml. in volume. For containers larger than 1000 ml. in volume, an official entry may consist of two (2) units.
Please specify on the entry form how many gallons were produced. A minimum of 120 gallons in required. This rule is to ensure that the wines in the competition were produced for consumers.
By entering the competition, a winery agrees to donate up to 6 bottles of each gold medal winning wine for the Hilton Head Wine and Food Festival Silent Auction and Grand Tasting to be held in March. Proceeds of the event go to the John and Valerie Curry Scholarship Fund.