Mareks rack up wine awards
Georgetown Winery, owned by former Rockdale residents Dan Marek Jr. and wife Becca, won the "best of the best" award at the Lone Star International Wine Competition. The winery won the Best Port Wine category. The competition then takes all gold medal winners from various categoriesand chooses a "best of the best." The Marek's winery in downtown Georgetown won the Grand Star Award.
The winery also picked up a bronze medal for its Shiraz at the Lone Star International contest.
More awards The winer y also racked up three awards in June at the Pacific Rim International Competition in California.
Georgetown Winery took silver medals in the Peach Wine and Chocolate Port Wine categories and won a bronze medal in the Blueberry Wine category.
Georgetown Winery is located at 715 S. Main Street on the square in downtown Georgetown. Visit them on the web at www.georgetownwinery.com.