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 2018

Clara Rubin – Veraison (Wine Education)

Ruth Spivey - Wine Car Boot

Rob Malin – When in Rome (Boxed Wine)

Catherine Monahan – Gigglewater

Trophy sponsored by Waitrose


Outstanding Achievement In The Scotch Whisky Industry Trophy 2018

Sukhinder Singh Co-founder and co-owner of Elixir House Group

Stephen Notman Whisky Consultant/Judge.Founder of WhiskyL!

Kenneth Grier Creative Director - The Macallan

Stephanie Macleod Master Blender with John Dewar & Sons Ltd

Colin Dunn Diageo/Reserve Brands Whisky Ambassador

Spirit Communicator Of The Year 2018

Davin de Kergommeaux

Tom Sandham

Amanda Victoria

Eric Zandona

Trophy sponsored by Chivas Brothers

Chivas Brothers

Wine Communicator Of The Year Trophy 2018

Ilkka Sirén - Writer/Journalist

Mariano Braga - Writer/Journalist

Amelia Singer - The Wine Show & Founder - Amelia's Wine

Tom Cannavan - Wine Writer, Broadcaster

Rob Buckhaven - TV Presenter, Columnist Metro

Trophy sponsored by Vinitaly