Local winery receives awards for excellence

AMHERST – LaBelle Winery was recently awarded 11 medals and Best Fruit Wine/Best New Hampshire Wine.

At the Big E North­east Gold Wine Competi­tion, LaBelle received Best Fruit Wine/Best New Hampshire Wine – Cranberry; gold for Tem­pest; silver for Americas, Gewurztraminer, Shim­mer, Anthology, Red Al­chemy and Corazon, and bronze for Dulce.

At the International Women’s Wine Competi­tion, it won bronze for An­thology.

At the International "East Meets West" Wine Competition, LaBelle Winery received bronze for its dry riesling and silver for Gewurztramin­er.

For more information, visit labellewinerynh.com or call 672-9898.