Double Gold and More! Five JOLO WINERY & VINEYARDS' Entries Earn Medals In Asheville

Posted: Jul 21, 2016

July 21, 2016

Pilot Mountain, NC

JOLO Winery & Vineyards representatives returned to Pilot Mountain today with five medals including a coveted Double Gold Medal in the French Broad Vigneron category from the 2016 Asheville Wine & Food Festival as listed below:

2015 Golden Hallows – Double Gold
2015 Pilot Fog- Gold
2014 JOLOTAGE – Silver
2015 JOLO Pink – Silver
2015 JOLO Happy Endings – Silver

“Our Golden Hallows’ Double Gold was only one of two wines entered in the competition that reached a ‘superior’ standard,” says JW Ray, winemaker and owner of JOLO Winery & Vineyards. “We could not be more pleased that the Asheville wine community appreciates the love and care that we put into every bottle of JOLO wine.”

In its eighth year, the Asheville Wine & Food Festival serves up the chance to try great wines, beers, spirits, and meet and sample all the fresh, homemade, farm-to-table goodness Asheville and the surrounding region offers. Information on the festival can be found by clicking here.

At the present time, all of JOLO’s Asheville Wine & Food Festival Asheville Food award winners are available for purchase at the winery or online by visiting the JOLO Shop.JOLO Winery & Vineyards is located in the Yadkin Valley Agricultural Viniculture Association (AVA).  It is open to the public for tastings, tours and dining and can be reserved for indoor or outdoor special events.

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