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Winners of the LA Int’l Wine And Spirits Competition Announced

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On June 19th, the Los Angeles International Wine & Spirits Competition announced the winners of the 2009 competition. This annual event showcases the finest in both domestic and international vintages.

Categories include traditional and innovative new wines, ranging from light. crisp and dry to sweet 'Late Harvest' styles. There is an award for the best Organic, and a Wine World of sports category for celebrity winemakers like Tommy Lasorda, Greg Norman, and Mario Andretti. 2009 introduces 'Music Uncorked' for Musician Vintners like Barry Manilow, Li'l Jon, and Best of Show winner, Maynard James Keenan of Tool.