{"api":{"host":"https:\/\/pinot.decanter.com","authorization":"Bearer ZTQ3MGE0OTJlNWY2MzcwYTYyNDkwYjdhNjZkMGE3N2Q3OTQ3OTkwMTg4ZTc0N2FhMTE5OWMwNDI1MDlmMDkzZA","version":"2.0"},"piano":{"sandbox":"false","aid":"6qv8OniKQO","rid":"RJXC8OC","offerId":"OFPHMJWYB8UK","offerTemplateId":"OFPHMJWYB8UK","wcTemplateId":"OTOW5EUWVZ4B"}}

Decanter World Wine Awards 2010 Menu

Decanter World Wine Awards news to go here DWWA

Decanter World Wine Awards 2010

Welcome to the 2010 Decanter World Wine Awards on decanter.com

Register here for the 2010 Decanter World Wine Awards

The 2009 Decanter World Wine Awards attracted more entries this year than any other wine competition in the world, cementing its position as the world’s biggest wine competition.

In total 10,285 wines were entered, more than double the amount when the competition launched six years ago. The number of companies submitting wines increased by 23% to 2,240.

Latest Information

Open for entries: 4 January 2010

Closing date for entries: 5 March 2010

Last date for sending samples (4 bottles per entry): 22 March 2010

Judging week: 26-30 April 2010

Trade results go live on www.decanter.com: 18 May 2010

Results released at London International Wine Fair: 18-20 May 2010

Consumer results go live on www.decanter.com: September 2010


Entry by post

UK: £88.85 +VAT

Overseas: £103.70 +VAT / €123 +VAT / US$ 156.00 +VAT

Entry online – Save £10 by entering online!

UK: £78.85+VAT

Overseas: £93.70+VAT


Gerard Basset MW – Regional France

26 years in wine. Gerard is an award-winning sommelier, who co-founded Hotel du Vin. He is currently the World Wine President of Court of Master Sommeliers and the only person in the world to be a Master of Wine, Master Sommelier and Wine MBA.

Benefits of entering

  • Unrivalled recognition for your wine

  • How to make the most of your win

  • Bottle stickers and certificates

  • Previous results

  • Previous results

  • FAQs

  • English

  • Francais
  • Italiano

  • Español

  • Deutsch

    Turning wine into water

  • Decanter and WaterAid

  • How the competition works

    How the wines are judged

    The regional chairs

    The judges

    Written by

    Latest Wine News