17 - 19 May 2021 Olympia London

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NEW DATES FOR LONDON WINE FAIR - FULL DETAILS HERE

17-19 May 2021 - See you there!

Join your fellow drinks professionals and taste thousands of wines from around the world, learn from the experts in unmatched exclusive masterclasses, discover the latest wine tech, and fill your wine list or store shelves in just one visit.

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Your Wine Buyers Awards winners 2020!

Your Wine Buyers Awards winners 2020!

Whilst we are now unable to run London Wine Fair itself, that doesn't stop us celebrating the amazing people in the wine industry.

Click here to view the Wine Buyers Awards winners for 2020.

There are six award categories in total, comprising:  Independent Merchant Buyer Award; Supermarket & Multiple Retailer Buyer Award; Restaurant Buyer Award; Pub Buyer Award; Online Specialist Buyer Award; and the Rising Star Buyer Award, which will recognise the achievements of those 35 years and under, operating in any of the five channels.  The shortlists and winners are as follows:

Independent Merchant Buyer Award

Paddy Eyres, Fenwick

Chris Piper, Christopher Piper Wines

Hal Wilson, Cambridge Wine Merchants

CONGRATULATIONS TO HAL WILSON - CAMBRIDGE WINE MERCHANTS

 

Supermarket & Multiple Retailer Buyer Award

Victoria Anderson, EH Booth

Sarah Butler, The Co-op

Georgina Haughton, Sainsbury’s

CONGRATULATIONS TO GEORGINA HAUGHTON - SAINSBURY'S

 

Restaurant Buyer Award

Jon Clement, Casual Dining Group

Alejandro Macintyre Vera, Curious Restaurants

Tom Ross, Polpo

Mark Quick, Hawksmoor

Charlie Young, Vinoteca

CONGRATULATIONS TO MARK QUICK - HAWKSMOOR

 

Pub Buyer Award

Jo Eames, Peach Pubs

Guillaume Mahaut, ETM

Roberta Neave, Heineken/ Star Pubs and Bars

CONGRATULATIONS TO GUILLAUME MAHAUT - ETM

 

Online Specialist Buyer Award

Monika Gyenes, bestofhungary.co.uk

Tom Harrow, Honest Grapes

Ben Robson, Bat and Bottle

CONGRATULATIONS TO BEN ROBSON - BAT AND BOTTLE

Rising Star Award

Sarah Knowles MW, The Wine Society

Shane McHugh, Goodman, Canary Wharf

Jordan Wiltshire, The Angel, Taste of Devon

CONGRATULATIONS TO SARAH KNOWLES MW - THE WINE SOCIETY

 

The judging panels were all chaired by Chris Losh, one of the U.K.’s leading drinks writer and creator of the Sommelier Wine Awards.  The panels included stalwarts of the wine industry, including: Alan Cheesman; Nick Francis; Eileen Ginger; Martin Lam; Alistair Marshall; Angela Mount; Christine Parkinson; Howard Winn; and Ruth Yates.