global tastings le vignoble

Independent wine lounge, merchant & education provider, Le Vignoble, offers over 300 wines from all over the world available to drink in or take away. The Plymouth based wine merchant stocks 36 different…

Compass Wines, located in Washington, USA, prides itself as the premier destination in Washington State for rare wines from around the world. Compass Wines will be promoting five DWWA 2017…

Decanter hosted a sell-out masterclass on 4 September with Gerard Basset MS MW in Macau. The masterclass titled Discover the diversity of Australia focused on winning wines from both the 2016 Decanter…

Tanners DWWA 2017 promotion

Winner of the 2016 Outstanding Retailer of the Year award,  Tanners Wines, sells over two million bottles of wine every year from over 20 countries. Although they specialise in French wines from Burgundy and Bordeaux , they also…

Bedales, a London base wine shop will be featuring three award winning wines from this year’s competition next month. Two of their stores will be promoting a selection of DWWA…

Vīna Studija in Riga, Latvia, offers an excellent wine selection from around the world, exquisite cuisine and regular art exhibitions showcasing masterpieces of well-known Latvian artists. Their stores, restaurants and…

Located underground in the historical centre of Greve, Chianti, Enoteca Falorni, Italian wine specialist, boasts a collection of over 1,000 wines. As well as stocking an extensive list of principally Tuscan wines, they…

Visit Alpataco, in Cuidad Mendoza and Buenos Aires (Argentina), this summer and have the chance to buy over 20 award-winning wines from this year’s Decanter World Wine Awards (DWWA). This wine merchant will be…

Stone Wines DWWA Promotion - Interior

Stonewines, a London based indie wine shop will be featuring 19 award winning wines from this year’s competition. As well as stocking over 400 hand-selected wines, they also serve wine…

Bridge Bar’s inviting lounge-like feel offers passengers a space to relax in style before boarding their next adventure. Working with high profile chef, Luke Mangan, Bridge Bar reflects the true…

BAR NSW, a unique destination located in Echo Point, Sydney (Australia), will feature three DWWA 2017 winners from the 7th November. Boasting stylish interiors of wood and copper, BAR NSW…

360 Bar and Dining, a stylish and intimate restaurant in Sydney, Australia, will be showcasing six DWWA 2017 wining wines this November. The restaurant has set industry benchmarks for revolving restaurants…

Karl Arbin

Karl Arbin Originally a sommelier with experience in both England and France, Karl Arbin went on to work at the wine cellar Grappe in Stockholm, Sweden. After a couple of…

Linda Jotham MW

Linda Jotham MW Linda Jotham MW became a Master of Wine in 2001, winning the Bollinger Medal for Tasting Excellence and the Tim Derouet Memorial Award for overall best performance…

Lionel Periner

Lionel Periner Originally from the South of France, Lionel Periner has been a certified sommelier for 17 years. He joined Hotel du Vin in 2007 and later starting working with…

Litta Larsen

Litta Larsen Litta Larsen is Danish but grew up in Italy until the age of 14. She has a Masters degree in Marketing and Business from the Copenhagen Business School…

DWWA judge profile: Lukasz Walkowiak

Lukasz Walkowiak Originally from Poland, Lukasz Walkowiak began his career in wine in 2011 at Dylan Hotel in Dublin, Ireland. He then joined Burgundy-focused Bar Boulud at the Mandarin Oriental…

DWWA judge profile: Maggie Macpherson

Maggie Macpherson Maggie Macpherson is a wine buyer at Enotria Winecellars Ltd, having previously been a sales assistant at Woodwinters Wines & Whiskies. Best Bermuda bars and restaurants for wine…

Matt Deller MW

Matt Deller MW Matt Deller MW is the Chief Wine Officer for WineAccess, who are leading the online revolution in direct-to-consumer fine wine e-commerce. Previously he was Director of Fine…

Michael Madrigale

Michael Madrigale Michael Madrigale hails from a Philadelphia area family whose five butcher shops and shared love of eating well left their mark. His food-centric Italian-American upbringing clearly prepared him…

Nelson Guerreiro

Nelson Guerreiro Since 2009 Nelson Guerreiro has been Head sommelier and manager in Enoteca de Belém in Portugal. He is a Certified Sommelier by CMS and will be representing Portugal…

Raphaël Rodriguez

Raphaël Rodriguez Originally an engineer in the French Air Force, Raphaël Rodriguez switched careers after taking a restaurant job on a short sabbatical in London. After re-training at the prestigious…

Rebecca Gergely Ohayon

Rebecca Gergely Ohayon Paris-born Rebecca Gergely Ohayon is Director of La Marchande, importing mainly French wines from emerging talented wineries for prestigious UK tables, such as La Trompette and Summer…

Richard Maltby

Richard Maltby Richard Maltby holds a degree in food technology and worked in the food industry for 15 years, a profession which cultivated a passion for wines. This became a…