Awards

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Gray Ghost's Awarded Wines

Gray  Ghost set a record in 2003 with over 100 medals awarded in  international, national and regional competitions!  Since 2003, Gray  Ghost has consistently garnered over 100 medals per year, an  accomplishment that has made Gray Ghost the most awarded winery in  Virginia.  We utilize competitions as a method of comparing our wines  with those of other great wineries around the world.  We are very proud  of how Gray Ghost ranks in the world of fine, well-crafted wines. 

 


Current releases and their awards are listed here:

2016 Adieu
85 Wine Enthusiast
"Best Dessert Wine" - 2017 Wines of the South Competition
Double Gold- 2017 Wines of the South Competition
Platinum-2017 Wine Lover Magazine Wine Classic
Gold-2017 Pacific Rim International Wine Competition, CA
Silver-2017 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition
Silver-2017 Los Angeles International Wine Competition, CA
Silver-2017 Wine Lovers of Tasters Guild Consumer Competition
Silver-2017 San Diego International Wine Competition
Silver-2017 Tasters Guild International Wine Competition
Silver-2017 Dan Berger International Wine Competition, CA
Silver-2017 Amenti del Vino Wine Competition
Silver-2017 Indy International Wine Competition
Silver-2017 Lone Star International Wine Competition
Silver - 2017 Great American Wine Competition
Bronze-2018 International Eastern Wine Competition, CA
Bronze-2017 Atlantic Seaboard Wine Competition
Bronze-2017 San Francisco International Wine Competition
Named  "Best of the East" four consecutive years by Vineyard & Winery  Management Magazine for being the most awarded wine in the country  outside of California!


2017 Cabernet Franc
Gold-2018 Savor Virginia Magazine Wine Competition
Silver-2018 Wine Lovers of Tasters Guild Consumer Competition
Silver-2018 Tasters Guild International
Silver-2018 Mid-Atlantic Southeast Wine Competition
Bronze-2018 International Women's Wine Competition, CA
Bronze-2018 Lone Star International Wine Competition


2015 Cabernet Sauvignon
86 Wine Enthusiast
Gold-2017 Virginia Wine Lover Wine Classic
Silver-2018 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition
Silver-2018 International Eastern Wine Competition, CA
Silver-2018 Florida State Fair Wine Competition
Silver-2017 Wines of the South Competition
Silver-2017 Wine Lovers of Tasters Guild Consumer Competition
Bronze-2018 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition
Bronze-2017 Amenti del Vino Wine Competition
Bronze-2017 Atlantic Seaboard Wine Competition


2015 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon
88 Wine Enthusiast - Best of the Year Edition
Best of Category -2018 Atlantic Seaboard Wine Competition
Gold-2019 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition

Gold -2018 Atlantic Seaboard Wine Competition
Gold -2018 Savor Virginia Magazine Wine Competition
Gold-2018 Wine Lovers of Tasters Guild Consumer Competition

Gold-2019 International Eastern Wine Competition, California
Silver-2018 Harvest Challenge, Sonoma, California
Silver -2018 Indy International Wine Competition
Silver -2018 Lone Star International Wine Competition
Silver -2018 Tasters Guild International Wine Competition
Silver - 2018 American Wine Society Commercial Competition
Silver-2018 Wines of the South Competition

Silver-2019 Florida State Fair Wine Competition

Silver-2019 Virginia Governor's Cup Wine Competition
Bronze -2018 International Women's Wine Competition, CA
Bronze -2018 Dan Berger International Wine Competition, CA
Bronze -2018 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition
Bronze -2018 Mid-Atlantic Southeast Wine Competition


2014 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon
86 Wine Enthusiast
Platinum-2017 Virginia Wine Lover Magazine Wine Classic
Gold-2018 International Eastern Wine Competition, CA
Gold-2017 Wine Lovers of Tasters Guild Consumer Competition
Gold-2017 Lone Star International Wine Competition
Silver-2018 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition
Silver-2017 Harvest Challenge, Sonoma, CA
Silver-2017 Amenti del Vino Wine Competition
Silver-2017 Mid-Atlantic Southeast Wine Competition
Silver-2017 Atlantic Seaboard Wine Competition

Silver-2017 Wines of the South Competition
Silver-2018 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition
Bronze-2018 Jerry D Mead's New World International Wine Competition, CA
Bronze-2017 International Women's Wine Competition, CA
Bronze-2017 Indy International Wine Competition
Bronze-2017 Tasters Guild International Wine Competition
Bronze-2017 American Wine Society Competition
Bronze-2018 Florida State Fair Wine Competition


2013 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon
Double Gold-2016 Wine Lovers of Tasters Guild Consumer Competition
Gold-2016 Virginia Wine Lover Magazine Wine Classic
Gold-2016 Great Lakes Wine Competition
Silver-2016 International Women's Wine Competition, CA
Silver-2016 Amenti del Vino International Wine Competition
Silver-2016 Mid-Atlantic Southeast Wine Competition
Silver-2016 Indy International Wine Competition

Silver-2016 Atlantic Seaboard Wine Competition

Bronze-2017 Florida State Fair International Wine Competition

Bronze-2016 American Wine Society Competition, CA

Bronze-2016 Dan Berger International Wine Competition, CA

Bronze-2016 Tasters Guild International Wine Competition


2016 Ranger Reserve

89 Wine Enthusiast - Best of the Year Edition
Double Gold-2019 International Eastern Wine Competition, California

Gold-2018 Amenti del Vino Wine Competition

Gold-2018 Savor Virginia Magazine Wine Competition

Gold-2018 Wine Lovers of Tasters Guild Consumer Competition

Silver-2018 Harvest Challenge, Sonoma, California

Silver-2018 New Orleans International Wine Awards

Silver-2018 Atlantic Seaboard Wine Competition

Silver-2018 Mid-Atlantic Southeast Wine Competition

Bronze-2018 Wines of the South Competition

Bronze-2019 Virginia Governor's Cup Wine Competition


2017 Chardonnay

85 Wine Enthusiast - Best of the Year Edition

Double Gold - 2019 Florida State Fair Wine Competition

Gold - 2019 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition
Gold - 2019 Florida State Fair Wine Competition

Silver - 2018 Mid-Atlantic Southeast Wine Competition
Silver - 2018 New Orleans International Wine Awards
Silver -2018 Wines of the South Competition
Bronze - 2018 Atlantic Seaboard Wine Competition
Bronze - 2018 Wine Lovers of Tasters Guild Consumer Competition


2015 Reserve Chardonnay

85 Wine Enthusiast

Silver-2017 Los Angeles International Wine Competition

Silver-2017 International Women's Wine Competition, CA

Silver-2017 Tasters Guild International Wine Competition

Silver-2017 Lone Star International Wine Competition

Silver-2017 Indy International Wine Competition

Silver-2017 Virginia Wine Lover Wine Classic

Silver-2016 Tasters Guild Consumer Competition
Silver-2016 Wines of the South Competition

Silver-2017 Mid-Atlantic Southeast Wine Competition

Bronze-2018 Jerry D Mead's New World International Wine Competition

Bronze-2017 Harvest Challenge, Sonoma, CA
Bronze-2017 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition
Bronze-2017 San Francisco International Wine Competition
Bronze-2017 Amenti del Vino Wine Competition
Bronze-2017 International Eastern Wine Competition
Bronze-2017 Florida State Fair Wine Competition
Bronze-2016 Great Lakes Wine Judging
Bronze-2016 American Wine Society Competition
Bronze-2017 Wine Lovers of Tasters Guild Consumer Competition


2016 Petit Verdot
87 Wine Enthusiast - Best of the Year Edition

Gold-2019 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition
Gold - 2018 Wines of the South Competition
Gold - 2018 Mid-Atlantic Southeast Wine Competition
Gold - 2018 Savor Virginia Magazine Wine Competition
Gold- 2018 New Orleans International Wine Awards
Silver - 2018 Atlantic Seaboard Wine Competition
Silver - 2018 Indy International Wine Competition
Silver - 2018 American Wine Society Commercial Competition
Bronze - 2018 Lone Star International Wine Competition


2017 Gewurztraminer
87 Wine Enthusiast
"Best of Class" 2018 International Women's Wine Competition, CA
Double Gold-2018 International Women's Wine Competition, CA
Double Gold-2018 Mid-Atlantic Southeast Wine Competition
Gold-2018 Indy International Wine Competition
Gold-2018 Tasters Guild International Wine Competition
Gold-2018 Savor Virginia Magazine Wine Competition
Gold-2018 Wine Lovers of Tasters Guild Consumer Competition
Silver-2018 Dan Berger International Wine Competition, CA
Silver-2018 Pacific Rim International Wine Competition, CA
Silver-2018 Wines of the South Competition
Bronze-2018 Los Angeles International Wine Competition, CA
Bronze-2018 Great American International Wine Competition
Bronze-2018 Atlantic Seaboard Wine Competition


2017 Riesling
88 Wine Enthusiast
Gold-2018 Pacific Rim International Wine Competition, CA
Gold-2018 Savor Virginia Magazine Wine Competition
Gold-2018 Mid-Atlantic Southeast Wine Competition
Silver-2018 San Diego International Wine Competition, CA
Silver-2018 Los Angeles International Wine Competition, CA
Silver-2018 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition

Silver-2018 Tasters Guild International Wine Competition

Silver-2018 Indy International Wine Competition

Bronze-2018 Dan Berger International Wine Competition CA

Bronze-2018 Great American International Wine Competition


2017 Seyval Blanc

Gold-2018 Savor Virginia Magazine Wine Competition

Gold-2018 Mid-Atlantic Southeast Wine Competition

Gold-2018 Wine Lovers of Tasters Guild Consumer Competition

Silver-2018 International Women's Wine Competition, CA

Silver-2018 Wines of the South Competition


2017 Vidal Blanc

85 Wine Enthusiast - Best of the Year
Gold - 2018 Mid-Atlantic Southeast Wine Competition
Silver - 2018 Harvest Challenge, Sonoma, California
Silver - 2018 Wine Lovers of Tasters Guild Consumer Competition
Silver- 2018 American Wine Society Commercial Competition
Silver -2018 New Orleans International Wine Awards
Silver - 2018 Indy International Wine Competition
Silver - 2018 Atlantic Seaboard Wine Competition

Silver - 2019 Florida State Fair Wine Competition
Bronze - 2018 Amenti del Vino Wine Competition
Bronze - 2018 Wines of the South Competition


Victorian White
Silver-Virginia Wine Lover Magazine Wine Classic
Silver-Tasters Guild International Wine Competition
Bronze-Wines of the South Competition
Bronze-Mid-Atlantic Southeast Wine Competition
Bronze-Atlantic Seaboard Vinifera Wine Competition
Bronze-Monterey, California International Wine Competition
Bronze-Amenti del Vino International Wine Competition


Victorian Red

Gold-2018 Wine Lovers of Tasters Guild Consumer Competition

Gold-Mid-Atlantic Southeast Wine Competition
Gold- Dixie Classic Wine Competition
Silver-Virginia Wine Lover Magazine Wine Classic
Silver-Tasters Guild International Wine Competition
Silver-Florida State Fair International Wine Competition
Silver-Amenti del Vino International Wine Competition
Bronze-Tasters Guild International Wine Competition
Bronze-2016 Mid-Atlantic Southeast Wine Competition
Bronze-Lone Star International Wine Competition
Bronze-Wine Lovers Consumer Competition
Bronze-International Eastern Wine Competition



Last update: February 18, 2019

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