Most Recent Awards

Monday Feb. 29th 2016

The wine enthusiast magazine selected Henke Winery as one of the top urban winery in the united states. (see home page for a link)

2015 INDY INTERNATIONAL WINE COMPETITION

We entered 8 wines and received 8 medals

2012 Cabernet Franc - Gold

2013 Cellar Blush - Gold

2012 Vendange A Trois - Silver

2013 Vin de Rouge - Silver

2013 Riesling - Silver

2013 Vidal - Silver

2013 Chardonnay - Bronze

2011 Norton - bronze

 

2015 FINGERLAKES INTERNATIONAL WINE COMPETITION

2012 Vendange A Trois - Silver

2012 Cabernet Sauvignon - Bronze

 

2014 INDY. INTERNATIONAL WINE COMPETITION

5 MORE MEDALS

2012 Cabernet Sauvignon - Concourse gold

2012 Cabernet Franc - Silver

2012 Chardonnay - Silver

2013 Vidal - Silver

2012 Vendange A Trois - Bronze

 

2014 Ohio Wine Competition

6 for 6

2011 Merlot - Concourse Gold

2012 Chardonnay - Silver

2012 Vendange A Trois -Silver

2012 Seyval - Silver

2011 Cabernet Franc - Bronze

N/V Norton - Bronze

 

 

2014 Finger Lakes

International Wine Competition

6 for 6

2012 Chardonnay - Silver

2013 Cellar Blush - Silver

2012 Vidal - Bronze

2012 Cabernet Franc - Bronze

2012 Cabernet Sauvignon - Bronze

2011 Merlot - Bronze

 

2014 C.I.W.F.

2011 Seyval - Silver

 

2013 Ohio Wine Competition

Henke winery was awarded 10 medals:

2011 Vendange A Trois - Gold

2010 Merlot - Gold

2012 Vidal - Gold

2012 Vin De Rouge - Gold

 

2011 Cabernet Reserve - Silver

2012 Riesling - Silver

 

2011 Cabernet Sauvignon - Bronze

2012 Cellar Blush - Bronze

2011 Chardonnay - Bronze

N/V Red Zinfandel - Bronze

 

 2013 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition

Henke Winery was awarded 5 medals

 

2011 Vendange A Trois - Silver

2012 Cellar Blush - Silver

 

2011 Chardonnay - Bronze

2012 Riesling - Bronze

2012 Vin De Rouge - Bronze

 

Indy International Wine Competition 2013
Henke Winery was awarded 7 medals:
2011 Chardonnay-double gold

2012 Vidal - Gold

2012 Vin De Rouge -Gold
2011 Vendange A Trois - Gold

2012 Riesling - Silver

2011 Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve - Silver

Red Zinfandel - Bronze

 


2012 Ohio Wine Competition
A panel comprised of 10 wine professionals judged 268 wines from wineries all over
Ohio. Henke Winery entered 11 wines this year-all 11 medaled as follows:
Cellar Blush 20011 - BEST OF SHOW BLUSH/ROSE
Vendange a Trois 2010 -GOLD
Vin de Rouge 2011 -GOLD
Chardonnay 2010-GOLD
Merlot 2009 -SILVER
Vidal 2011 -SILVER
Riesling 2011 -BRONZE
Cabernet Franc 2010 -BRONZE
Cabernet Sauvignon 2010 -BRONZE
Seyval 2010 -BRONZE
Norton NV - BRONZE

Honors and Awards

"WINEMAKING EXCELLENCE"
On Tuesday, April 12th, Joe Henke of Henke Winery was invited to the floor of the house of representatives. There on the floor, representative Denise Driehaus presented her first recognition award to Joe Henke & Henke Winery for winemaking excellence.


FINGER LAKES 2011
Henke Winery goes 6 for 6 at the Finger Lakes International Competition
Double Gold for Vendange A Trois
Gold for Riesling
Silver for Vin De Rouge and Cellar Blush
Bronze for Merlot and Chardonnay.  


THE 2010 OHIO WINE COMPETITION ( May 10-12)
Ten esteemed judges tasted and evaluated 236 entries from wineries all over Ohio.

For the 3rd year out of the last four Joe Henke was honored with a Gold Medal for
“Best Of Show for Red Wines” for his
2009 Henke Vin De Rouge
(made entirely from locally grown grapes).

The other eight wines received recognition as follows:
· 2009 Henke Riesling - Gold Medal
· 2008 Henke Chardonnay, Cabernet Franc & Vendange a Trois – all received Silver Medals
· 2008 Henke Merlot- Bronze
· 2008 Henke Cabernet Sauvignon- Bronze
· 2008 Henke Seyval - Bronze
· 2009 Henke Cellar Blush - Bronze 


INDIANA INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION 2010
4 bronze for Vendange A Trois, Vidal, Vin de Rouge, and Riesling     


"WINEMAKING EXCELLENCE"
Wednesday, March 24th on the State House Floor, Ohio State Representative Denise Driehaus (District 31) and Speaker of the House Armond Budish presented Henke Winery an award for winemaking excellence and service to the community, committed to maintaining the highest industry standards. Please visit us on Facebook for more information and pictures from this event. Thanks for helping us make this possible.


FINGER LAKES INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION 2010
Henke Winery received two gold medal at the Finger Lakes International Competition. The wines are Vendange A Trois and Cabernet Sauvignon.      


OHIO WINE COMPETITION 2009
We entered 10 wines into the Ohio Wine Competition and won 10 awards.
Again Henke Winery can boast of having won the "Best of Show" for our 2008 Riesling.
Double Gold - Riesling, BEST OF SHOW
Gold - Norton, Vendange A Trois, Cabernet Franc
Silver - Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon, Vidal, & Cellar Blush
Bronze - Merlot , Vin de Rouge & Sparkling Chardonnay  


BEST OF APPELLATION COMPETITION 2009
We entered 3 wines and received 3 medals- all double gold!
Double Gold - Norton, 2008 Vin de Rouge, 2008 Vidal 


METALS FROM INDIANA INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION 2009
We entered 6 wines and received 6 medals!
Gold - 2007 Vendange A Trois, 2008 Vin de Rouge, (non vintage) Norton
Silver - 2008 Riesling, 2006 Sparkling Chardonnay
Bronze - 2007 Cabernet Franc    


Riverside International Wine Competition 2009
Held in Riverside County, California, Henke Wine received two medals.
Silver - 2008 Vin de Rouge
Bronze - 2008 Vidal Blanc
International Eastern Wine Competition 2009

Held in Elmira, New York, Henke Wine received three more international honors:
Silver - 2008 Vin de Rouge
Bronze - 2007 Vendange A Trois, 2007 Vidal Blanc


HENKE WINERY RECEIVES DIRECTOR'S CHOICE AWARD
Henke Winery was invited to the State House for the 2008 Ohio Quality Wines Program where Joe and Joan poured three wines, Vidal, Vin de Rouge and Norton. We are proud to announce the Norton won the Director's Choice Award for The Best Red Wine in the State for the second year in a row. Stop in to taste this award winning wine.


HENKE WINERY FEATURED IN USA TODAY...
Jerry Shriver, wine columnist for USA Today, released an article featuring wineries that are not attached to vineyards (urban wineries). To our surprise, not only were we mentioned but our winery was the example he used for this new trend in wineries in the United States. To view the article, please visit www.usatoday.com