Voting begins today for USA Today’s 10BEST North American Wine Regions contest.
VOTE HERE once a day for the Monticello AVA through August 12.
While California undoubtedly produces excellent wine, it's got stiff competition these days. The United States is as of 2019 home to 244 American Viticultural Areas, or AVAs – grape-growing regions designated by the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau. We asked a panel of wine industry experts to pick their favorite American AVAs and wine regions. Vote for your favorite out of this pool of 20 nominees once per day until voting ends on Monday, August 12 at noon ET. Read the official Readers' Choice rules here.