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Devonian Coast Wineries Awards

Over the past 30 years, Devonian Coast Wineries have received hundreds of national and international awards and accolades from the most credible and relevant judging panels and wine reviewers in the industry—all testimony to the extraordinary quality consumers can expect from Nova Scotia wines.

MEDALS AND AWARDS

Jost Vineyards’ 1999 Vidal Icewine was declared Canada’s Wine of the Year at the 2000 All-Canadian Wine Championships held in Ontario. It was the first time a Nova Scotia winery had won this prestigious award.

Among our many recent awards are:

Gaspereau Vineyards 2013 Riesling

  •  2015 Winner of the Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Excellence in Nova Scotia Wines

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photo credit:  Paula Raymond, Office of the Lieutenant Governor

Mercator 2014 Tidal Bay

  • Silver - 2015 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards

Mercator 2012 White

  • Chairmans’s Trophy - 2014 Ultimate Wine Challenge
  • Bronze - 2014 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition
  • Bronze - 2014 All Canadian Wine Championships

Mercator 2012 Red

  • Silver - 2014 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition
  • Score 86 - 2014 Ultimate Wine Challenge
  • Bronze - 2014 Wine Align National Wine Awards of Canada

Vidal Icewine

  • Top Dessert Wine - 2013 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards
  • Silver – 2013 Wine Align’s National Wine Awards of Canada

Maple Wine

  • Double Gold - 2011 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition
  • Gold - 2014 All Canadian Wine Championship
  • Gold - 2011 All Canadian Wine Competition
  • Silver - 2011 International Tasters Guild Wine Competition
  • Silver - 2015 The National Wine Awards of Canada
  • Bronze - 2014 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards
  • Score 89 - 2014 Ultimate Wine Challenge

Devonian Coast Premium Tawny

  • Score 88 - 2014 Ultimate Wine Challenge
  • Silver - 2013 All Canadian Wine Championships

Gaspereau 2014 Tidal Bay

  • Score 94, Chairman's Trophy - 2015 Ultimate Wine Challenge
  • Silver -  2015 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards

Gaspereau 2013 Tidal Bay

  • Top Scoring Tidal Bay - 2014 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards
  • Silver – 2014 Wine Align
  • Score 88 - 2014 Ultimate Wine Challenge

Gaspereau 2012 Tidal Bay

  • Bronze – 2013 Wine Align's National Wine Awards of Canada

Gaspereau Gina's Red

  • Silver - 2015 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards

 Gaspereau 2014 Muscat

  • Bronze - 2015 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards

 Gaspereau 2013 Muscat

  • Gold - 2014 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards

Gaspereau 2012 Muscat

  • Gold – 2013 All Canadian Wine Championships

Gaspereau 2011 Marechal Foch

  • Bronze – 2013 All Canadian Wine Championships

Gaspereau 2013 Rose

  • Gold – 2014 All Canadian Wine Championships

 Gaspereau 2012 Rose

  • Bronze – 2013 Wine Align's National Wine Awards of Canada

Gaspereau 2011 Black Dogs Riesling

  • Bronze – 2013 Wine Align's National Wine Awards of Canada

Gaspereau 2012 Lucie Kuhlmann

  • Score 85 - 2015 Ultimate Wine Challenge

Gaspereau 2011 Lucie Kuhlmann

  • Gold - 2014 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards
  • Bronze – 2011 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition

Gaspereau 2010 Lucie Kuhlmann

  • Bronze – 2014 Wine Align's National Wine Awards of Canada
  • Bronze – 2013 Wine Align's National Wine Awards of Canada

Gaspereau 2014 Seyval

  • Bronze - 2015 The National Wine Awards of Canada

Gaspereau 2013 Seyval

  • Bronze - 2014 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards

Gaspereau 2012 Seyval

  • Silver – 2014 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition

Gaspereau 2014 Riesling

  • Silver - 2015 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards

Gaspereau 2013 Riesling

  • 2015 Winner of the Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Excellence in Nova Scotia Wines
  • Silver – Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards
  • Score 85 - 2014 Ultimate Wine Challenge

Gaspereau 2013 L’Acadie Blanc

  • Silver – 2014 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards
  • Silver – 2014 All Canadian Wine Championship

Jost 2014 Tidal Bay

  • Score 87 - 2015 Ultimate Wine Challenge
  • Silver - 2015 The National Wine Awards of Canada

Jost 2013 Tidal Bay

  • Gold - 2014 All Canadian Wine Championships
  • Gold - 2014 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards
  • Silver - 2014 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition
  • Score 87 - 2014 Ultimate Wine Challenge

Jost 2012 Tidal Bay

  • Gold – 2013 All Canadian Wine Championships
  • Silver – 2013 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition
  • Bronze -  2013 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards

Jost 2011 Leon Millot

  • Gold - 2014 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition
  • Silver - 2013 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards

Jost 2008 Leon Millot

  • Gold - 25th Tasters Guild International Wine Competition

Jost 2012 Habitant Blanc

  • Gold - 2014 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition
  • Silver - 2013 Wine Align's National Wine Awards of Canada

Jost 2011 Habitant Blanc

  • DOUBLE GOLD - 2012 All Canadian Wine Competition
  • Gold - 25th Tasters Guild International Wine Competition

Jost 2014 Coastal Vineyards White

  • Gold - 2015 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards

Jost 2012 Coastal Vineyards White

  • Silver - 2014 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition

Jost 2012 Coastal Vineyards Red

  • Bronze - 2014 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition
  • Bronze - 2014 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards

Jost Coastal Vineyards Rose

  • Bronze - 2014 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards

Jost Vineyards Selkie Frizzante 2014

  • Score 84 - 2015 Ultimate Wine Challenge

Jost Vineyards Selkie Frizzante 2013

  • Score 84 - 2014 Ultimate Wine Challenge
  • Bronze - 2014 Wine Align's National Wine Awards of Canada

Jost Marble Mountain

  • Silver - 2013 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition
  • Silver - 2012 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition

Jost 2010 Ceilidh

  • Silver - 2013 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition
  • Bronze - 2013 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards

Jost Prima Rosa

  • Gold - 2011 Tasters Guild International Wine Competion
  • Bronze - 2013 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition

Jost 2011 Marechal Foch

  • Bronze - 2013 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition

Jost 4Skins

  • TOP RED WINE - 2013 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards
  • Score 85 - 2015 Ultimate Wine Competition
  • Silver – 2012 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition
  • Silver – 2011 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition
  • Silver - 25th Tasters Guild International Wine Competition