Trophy Winners

Trophy Winners

Achievement Awards

Achievement Awards

International wine &
spirit competition

Trophy shortlists

Trophy shortlists


For each of our major awards, we announce trophy shortlists that have been narrowed down from hundreds of nominations.

Here you can take a look at all the people and companies that were shortlisted for top awards in our most recent competition, including the Business Awards, Achievement Awards and Wine and Spirit Producer Awards. Not sure what you’re looking for? Use our Search function to browse all shortlists and winners or check our Results page to find out when this year’s winners will be announced.

Achievement Awards

Julian Brind Memorial Trophy For Outstanding Achievement in the Wine Industry 2019

Curly Haslam-Coates

Sula Richardson

Tom Surgey

Trofeo patrocinado por Waitrose


Spirits Communicator Of The Year Trophy 2019

The Three Drinkers

Ryan Chetiyawardana, aka Mr Lyan

Arthur Nägele

George Restrepo

Trofeo patrocinado por Chivas Brothers

Chivas Brothers

Wine Communicator Of The Year Trophy 2019

Madeline Puckette – co-founder of Wine Folly

Elaine Chukan Brown – Wine writer

Fiona Beckett – Wine writer

Curly Haslam-Coates – Wine educator in Tasmania

David Williams – Writer for The Guardian

Trofeo patrocinado por Vinitaly


Spirit Producers Awards

Brandy Producer Of The Year 2019

ABK6 - Cognac SNC du Maine Drilhon

Bodegas Fundador

Château du Tariquet SCV

Distell Limited

International Gin Producer 2019

Kangaroo Island Distillery Pty Ltd

Bimmerle KG

K.K. Number One Drinks (The Kyoto Distillery)

Four Pillars Distillery

Trofeo patrocinado por The Gin Guild

The Gin Guild

Liqueur Producer Of The Year 2019

Distillerie Merlet & Fils

Casoni Fabbricazione Liquori

Ditta Bortolo Nardini Spa

Rum Producer Of The Year 2019

R L Seale & Company Limited

Worthy Park Estate Ltd.

Trois Rivières

ATOM Brands

Scotch Whisky Producer Of The Year 2019

Beam Suntory

John Dewar & Sons Ltd

The Glenmorangie Company

Whyte and Mackay Ltd

William Grant & Sons Distillers Ltd

UK Gin Producer 2019

Masons Yorkshire Gin

Ian Macleod Distillers Ltd

ATOM Brands

Warner Edwards Distillery Ltd

Trofeo patrocinado por The Gin Guild

The Gin Guild

Wine Producer Awards

Fortified Wine Producer Of The Year 2019

Bodegas Fundador

Vallegre Vinos Do Porto SA

Morris Wines