38th Annual Orange County Fair Wine Competition – Entry Reminder

Jim Graver with the Orange County Wine Society writes:

This is just a reminder that the deadline, for the OC Fair Homewine Competition, is May 17th so it is time to get your wine entered.

 The ORANGE COUNTY WINE SOCIETY, in conjunction with the OC Fair, is proud to sponsor the 38th annual OC Fair Wine Competition.  This will be held on Saturday June 7, 2014 at the Orange County Fairgrounds, Costa Mesa.   All amateur winemakers in California are invited to submit their wines for judging. Last year there were 738 entries from all parts of California.  VIDEO:  See a video of the 2012 competition by clicking on the following link. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-nTNsX1sQPw&feature=g-upl&noredirect=1

Wine Entries and payment can be submitted On-Line.  This will allow you to quickly submit your wines, calculate fees, pay the entry fees, make changes up until the deadline, enter the Wine Label Competition, and minimize errors.  There are instructions and a tutorial video that will guide you through the process.  We suggest that you take advantage of them before you begin.  The link for entering your wines is.   https://competition.ocws.org/index.php?r=site/login .  Attached is the information regarding the competition.  It is also available at our main site:  www.ocws.org.

DEADLINE:  Last day for entries is May 17, 2014.  All wines must be entered online, dropped-off or shipped by that date.

If you have any questions, please contact: homewinecompetition@ocws.org