Judging for the industry’s national competition, the WineGB Awards, took place on 17th and 18th June at the Institute of Masters of Wine, London.
Showcasing one of the world’s most exciting wine regions, the calibre of judges and competition partners make this a major competition for Great Britain’s wine producers. The judges were a glittering line up of wine luminaries, led by co-chairs Susie Barrie MW and Oz Clarke, carefully chosen to represent different spheres of the wine world, from wine buying and selling in retail, wholesale and the on-trade as well as communication. Each has extensive experience in competition judging and professional knowledge of English and Welsh wines. All the wines were judged to international standards of marking.
The full list of 2019 medal winners is available here.
The Trophy winners will be unveiled at the competition’s Awards Ceremony on 23 July. These will include: 13 class trophies, plus the top winners: Best Still, Best Sparkling and Supreme Champion. Other notable trophies include Winery of the Year, Newcomer of the Year and Boutique Producer of the Year.
“The WineGB Awards are the leading awards for the UK wine industry. Each year the competition attracts entries from the country's finest producers, and it exists to shine a light on the very best of the best” Susie Barrie MW, Co-Chair of judges, WineGB Awards
Previous years’ results are available here: