JOLO Winery & Vineyards Earns Eight Medals Including Two Double Golds in September

Posted: Sep 28, 2018

JOLO Winery & Vineyards is proud to announce that it has earned high honors at two prestigious wine competitions during the month of September.

The Yadkin Valley winery earned two gold medals at the 2018 International Sommelier Wine Challenge, which took place in San Diego, California. Sommelier judges awarded JOLO’s 2017 Crimson Creek with 92 points and JOLO’s 2017 Golden Hallows earned 91 points. All platinum, gold and double gold award winners will be tasted and reviewed at WineReviewOnline.com by Executive Director Robert Whitley and Director Rich Cook.

Closer to home, JOLO’s received six medals, including two Double Gold Medals, at the 2018 Western Carolina Wine Competition.  Please see the medal count below:

Beach Bubbles (NV) – Double Gold
2017 Pilot Fog – Double Gold
2017 Crimson Creek Reserve – Gold
2017 Crimson Creek – Gold
2017 JOLOTAGE – Silver
Happy Endings (NV) – Silver

“It is wonderful to receive recognition on both the international stage as well as with our grassroots fan base right here in North Carolina,” stated JW Ray, Founder, and Winemaker at JOLO Winery and Vineyards. “We carefully listen to what wine lovers are looking for, and try harder every year to produce some of the best wines around.”

About JOLO Winery & Vineyards
JOLO Winery & Vineyards is an award-winning, family-owned, boutique winery in the picturesque Yadkin Valley AVA in Pilot Mountain. We produce extraordinary wines that reflect the terroir.  We are open for wine tastings most Thursdays through Sundays and we pour at many local wine tasting events throughout the year. Wines are available for purchase at the winery, on the website, and at selected retail locations. Please visit our website, call 336.614.0030 or email us for more information.