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Prairie State Winery

Prairie State Winery

has won the


three out of the past

four years with

two Governor's Cups

and two Best Of Show! 



Prairie State Winery proudly congratulates winemaker Rick Mamoser winner of the Illinois Grape Growers & Vintners Association 2011 Winemaker
of the Year 


Awards 2015

2012 Cabernet Franc - Gold Medal at the 2015 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition

gold medal il cab

Awards 2014

Cabernet Franc 2012, Vin Rouge, Prairie Red - Double Gold Medals from the Illinois State Fair

Awards 2013

2013 Winemaker of the Year - Illinois Grape Growers & Vintner's Association. Cheers, Rick!

winemaker of the year 

Chambourcin Reserve 2011 - 2013 Illinois State Fair Wine Competition Top Award for Red Table Wine, Any Appelation

Illinois Best in Show 3 years in a row!

2010 - Cabernet Franc '08

2011 - Cabernet Franc '09

2012 - Chambourcin Reserve

Awards 2011

2010 & 2012 Winemaker of the Year - Illinois Grape Growers & Vintners Association

Winemaker Rick Mamoser received the highest recognition of our state wine industry twice in 3 years! This award is given annually to a winemaker in Illinois who has achieved recognition by his peers for exemplary wine making.  Congratulations again,Rick!

Awards 2009