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About us

To make a great wine you bring all of your artistry, dedication, science and passion to the table. We bring the world's most respected judges from around the world to the other side of that table. Competition on a truly international scale – all for the best of reasons – Giving Back. 

AWS Chapter President

Judy Kelly

Wine enthusiast and educator in my final year of the AWS certified wine judge program.  I have completed my WSET Level 3 and plan to sit for the certified Sommelier exam in the fall of 2017.  I am a member of Rochester Areas Home Wine Makers Society, board member of the NY State Winemaker's annual conference, member of Women Winesense, the Society of Certified Wine Educators  and chair of the Rochester Chapter of the AWS.  While my primary occupation is a healthcare administrator I have a passion for  knowledge in all facets of viticulture and wine making and I enjoy sharing this with others.  I have judged in both amateur and commercial competitions as well as assisted in the backroom of several competitions.  I am located in the Finger Lakes area of NY, just south of Rochester.