From broadsheets to tabloids, highlights from the Decanter World Wine Awards results have appeared in print across a huge range of national press.
The Mail on Sunday (Sunday 5 September 2010)
“No such thing as a dead cert? Think again and try an award-winner for less than £10”: popular wine columnist and TV wine personality Olly Smith extols on the value of wine awards, such as the Decanter World Wine Awards, to the consumer and includes DWWA gold-winner La Différence Carignan 2009 in his weekly recommendations: “If you see a sticker on a bottle in a supermarket carrying an award, generally it’s a good way of taking the risk out of buying your bottle… More than that, if you’re someone who adores a particular style of wine, you can zero in on a particular trophy to ensure you get the best bottle possible.” Read the full article here.
- ABC circulation: 1,954,616 weekly
The Daily Telegraph (Saturday 18 September 2010)
“Meandering Mosel’s marvels”: Jonathan Ray recommended “well-deserved trophy winner” Viñalba, Malbec-Syrah, Patagonia 2008 as one of his Top deals of the week. Read the full article here.
- ABC circulation: 673,010 daily
Daily Mirror (Friday 3 September 2010)
“English fizz best bubbly”: Daily Mirror reported on the International Trophy winner Ridgeview after the Decanter World Wine Awards Presentation Dinner. Read the full article here
- 3.5 million daily readers
The Sun (Friday 3 September 2010)
“English fizz the biz”: The UK’s biggest selling weekday newspaper told of the success of the English International Trophy winner. Read the article here.
- ABC circulation: 3,042,406 daily
Daily Mail (Friday 29 October 2010)
“How English fizz became the toast of the world”: Daily Mail ran a story on the success of Ridgeview’s Grosvenor Blanc de Blancs 2006 in the Decanter World Wine Awards. Read the full article here.
- ABC circulation: 2,144,229 daily
The Times – The Sunday Times Wine Club advert (Thursday 30 September 2010)
Renowned wine club, The Sunday Time Wine Club, used the Decanter World Wine Awards endorsement to help promote the wines included in its “Sumptuous Shiraz” offer. See the full promotion here.
- ABC circulation: 494,205 daily.