Judges completed the first day of tasting the finest vintages the wine world has to offer at the 70th Los Angeles International Wine & Spirits Competition. Stepping into the Millard Sheets Center for the Arts, where judging is taking place, the aroma is musky, flowery, fruity, nutty. Pretty powerful!
Judges gather around round tables comparing notes on each varietal. The discussions are pretty detailed, with as many opinions flowing as there are wines! It’s a tough decision! Here is Dr. Robert Small, wine competition chairman, welcoming everyone to this prestigious event: