One of the perks of 1840 Club membership is the opportunity to compete in the 1840 Blending Experience. During January of 2022, 44 teams became the winemaker for a day and participated in the competition. Participants were provided with barrel samples of four wines and the necessary measuring tools to master the perfect blend. This year’s blending wines were:
Co-owner & Winemaker Dr. Bob Young and General Manager Jennifer McInnis Fadel evaluated all of the blends over a two-day period and narrowed down the finalists. On March 5th, they tasted through the final blends live at the Wine Club Lounge and announced the winners. Watch on Facebook Live
An honorable mention goes out to the 4th place team: Coassolo Torinese
Wine-Ocologists 90% Charbono – 10% Sagrantino
Saints of the Grape 64% Tannat – 36% Charbono
Bender Blenders 60% Tannat – 40% Malbec
We’d like to thank all of the 1840 Club members that came out to participate in this fierce competition, and cheers to the winners!