At the 2013 Wine Competition at the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair, our 2011 Vidal Icewine won the gold medal, recognized for its outstanding quality and innovative wine making method.
At the same competition, our Pinot Noir 2010 also won the coveted 2013 Gold Medal Award at the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair Annual Royal Wine Competition and the Grape Growers of Ontario Pinot Noir Gold Award
The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair hosted their Annual Royal Wine Competition and featured many types of wines from wineries all over Ontario including wineries in the Niagara, Prince Edward County and Lake Rrie regions.
Willow Springs Winery's won silver medals for the following wines in its class:
2007 VIDAL ICEWINESilver medal Winner
2007 MERLOTSilver medal Winner
Come visit the winery to try our award winning wines, buy a bottle or two and view our beautiful scenery including our 11-acre vineyard & tree rimmed pond!
Among all the wineries with vineyards in the York Region, Willow Springs is the first winery to receive VQA certification. Our winemaker Mario Testa, the third generation of Testa family, has inherited the family’s talent and reputable Italian recipe to produce many award winning wines.
2007 Wine Competition at the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair:
Willow Springs Winery wins 3 red ribbons (1st place) and 1 white ribbon (3rd place) at the 1st Annual Wine Competition at the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair. The extremely proud winemakers and staff of Willow Springs would like to take this opportunity to invite its friends and loyal customers to stop by and join in our celebration.
2006 Merlot Red Ribbon Winner
2006 Meritage Red Ribbon Winner
2007 Awesome Blossom Rose Red Ribbon Winner
2006 Vidal White Ribbon Winner