Welcome

Thank you for visiting paducahsun.com, the online home of The Paducah Sun.

Calendar
June 2012
S M T W T F S
27 28 29 30 31 01 02

Click here to submit an event.

Purple Toad wins big at international competition

Staff report

Purple Toad Winery in Paducah won the "2014 Fruit Wine of the Year" award for Lauren's Blackberry at the 23rd annual Indy International Wine Competition on July 30 and Aug. 1, making it the first Kentucky winery to win a "Best of" category since 2006.

The Indy Wine Competition is one of the largest competitions in the U.S. with nearly 3,000 entries from 15 countries and 40 U.S. states in the 2014 competition.

Along with the "2014 Fruit Wine of the Year" award, Purple Toad Winery won three Best of Class awards for Lauren's Blackberry, Black & Bruised and Black Peach; double gold medals for Lauren's Blackberry and Black Peach; gold medals for Black & Bruised, Paducah Peach, Sangria and Steven's Strawberry; silver medals for Paducah Harbor, Killer B's, Black Shadow, PeachBerry, 2013 Merlot and Gluhwein; and a bronze medal for Paducah Blue.Purple Toad Winery is located at 4275 Old U.S. Highway 45 S. in Paducah.

Comments made about this article - 0 Total

Comment on this article

Your comment has been submitted for approval
captcha d0d2e558e9c440e0baccd46a7a3391ac
Top Classifieds
  • Free House Kittens, Pampered270-816-4 ... Details
  • Cocker Spaniel Pup - AKC (270)476-258 ... Details
  • Cash for farms & gold (270)339-8 ... Details
  • KENMORE GAS kitchen stove $100/OBO ... Details
  • Hummel Figurines & Plates, Carniv ... Details
  • PILLOW TOPmattress sets NEW in plasti ... Details
  • RUNNING, fixable, junk vehicles, equi ... Details
  • Huge Genuine Dark Brown Leather Secti ... Details
  • 4010 Maxon Rd. 1.33 Acres, 4 BD. 3.5 ... Details
  • SEEING is believing! Don't buy p ... Details
  • 185 AC. ESTATE Rolling hills, l ... Details
  • 2000 Dutchman 20 ft Pop-up Camper. Ve ... Details
  • 2011 Harley Davidson Ultra Classic Tr ... Details
This Week In Photos
Most Popular
  1. Purchase memos
  2. Golf tourney raises over $83,000
  3. Paducah Puma win state
  1. PPS rejects school board's attempt to switch to other electric provider
  2. Woman wanted for credit fraud
  3. New Eggners Ferry Bridge stays on target for completion in 2016
  1. Purchase memos
  2. Golf tourney raises over $83,000
  3. Paducah Puma win state
Discussion

Check out these recently discussed stories and voice your opinion...