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See below to enter the 2023 Limerick Contest

Our winner for the 2022 Limerick Contest:
We ventured to Larson for Cabs,
And to frolic with three gorgeous Labs.
OMG, such great wine!
TLC was divine!
And for free (Ollie ate all our tabs)!

– Leslie McGee, Grass Valley CA


What is a Limerick?


/ˈlɪm ər ɪk/ [lim-er-ik]


A kind of humorous verse of five lines, in which the first, second, and fifth lines rhyme with each other, and the third and fourth lines, which are shorter, form a rhymed couplet.


  1. Your entry must be an original limerick. All entries must be new, previously unpublished in print or online.
  2. Your limerick must pertain to Larson Family Winery or Wine/Grapes/Winemaking/Sonoma depending on the Limerick Category selected. It may be funny, but does not have to be.
  3. One entry per person.  You may only enter in one category.
  4. It must be G-rated, (no sex, drug promotion, profanity, graphic violence or other inappropriate [in our view] content).
  5. The winner will receive a $150 Larson Family Winery gift certificate to spend in our Tasting Room or to use for an online purchase.
  6. Enter the contest using form above on Larson Family Winery website.
  7. The contest begins Thursday, February 16th, 2023 and ends Sunday, March 12th, 2023 at 12 pm Pacific Time.
  8. Winners will be announced Monday, March 13th, 2023.
  9. You agree to allow your entry (winner or not) to be used by Larson Family Winery without payment of any royalty.
  10. If a winning entry is found to have been previously posted or published, any prize awarded will be revoked and another winner will be declared. After 30 days, no changes to the winners list will be made and reasonable effort will be made to assure the winning limericks are original.
  11. Your entry to the contest indicates your agreement that all decisions made by the judges are FINAL.
  12. Employees of Larson Family Winery and Ultima Mobile Bottling and their immediate families are not eligible to enter this contest.