2014 video contest finalists

Your Vote Determined the Winner

 

2nd and 3rd Place
A trio of diverse entries placed and showed in this year's contest. All are from California, representing Sonoma, Napa and Paso Robles. Buy these gents a drink (and big bones for the adorable dogs)... they did a great job and came, oh, so very close!

Plus, watch a bevy of Honorable Mention videos (to see them, click the right arrow by the thumbnails below -- and be prepared to laugh out loud)

The nine Finalists in Wine Spectator's Eighth Annual Video Contest...
This year's videos ranged from laugh-out-loud parodies to forgotten grapes and beautiful storytelling. Watch all nine and you'll learn about winery dogs, wine dudes, cellar hands and vineyard pests (not in the same video!), plus forgotten grape varieties, college food (and wine pairing?!) and tips for saving water.

Kudos to all the entrants!
We had a record number of entries; whittling the group down to nine Finalists was not an easy task.

A resounding cheer for all the entrants, who all walk away with prizes! The winner will receive a pair of tickets to the weekend-long Wine Spectator Wine Experience where the winning video may be screened as part of the official program. Each Finalist has won a pair of tickets to a Grand Tasting or Grand Tour event. Each entrant will receive a 1-year WineSpectator.com membership, which includes free access to all ten Wine Spectator School online courses.

Check out the rules and contest information.

 

 

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