Sommelier Wine Awards 2019

We are delighted to be announced the SWA New World Merchant of the Year!

In the words of our Buying Director Andrew Shaw, "This endorsement of our New World Supply base re-affirms Bibendum’s reputation for having the most exciting, diverse and qualitative range available in the UK On-trade, a portfolio littered with some of the most iconic names, as well as the rising stars. We are incredibly proud to represent these great wines in the UK market".

Another medal winning year for our portfolio!

In total our producers won 32 gold medals at this year’s Sommelier Wine Awards.

Judged by leading wine experts and sommeliers, these wines are the cream of the crop and span both the Old and New World from Piedmont to Niagara.

Find out which products won the gold medals below:

Gold Medal and Critics' Choice

Australia Fraser Gallop Estate Parterre Chardonay
Canada Stratus Stratus Cabernet Franc

Gold Medal

Argentina Catena Catena Appellation La Consulta Malbec
Australia Chateau Tanuda Matthews Road Shiraz
Australia Xanadu Estate Cabernet Sauvignon
Chile Santa Rita Gran Hacienda Pinot Noir
Chile Santa Rita Floresta Sauvignon Blanc
France Alain Jaume Haut De Brun Côtes du Rhône
France Domaine Latour-Giraud Cuvée Charles Maxime, Meursault
France Domaine Gilbert Picq et Fils Chablis 1er Cru Vosgros
France Laurent-Perrier Alexandra Rosé
France Laurent-Perrier Grand Siècle
France Laurent-Perrier La Cuvée Brut
Germany Kopp Roter Porphyr Spätburgunder
Germany Peth-Wetz Unfiltered Riesling
Italy Alois Lageder Porer Pinot Grigio
Italy Alois Lageder Am Sand Gewurztraminer
Italy Bastianich Vigne Orsone Friulano
Italy Fondo Antico Per Te Perricone
Italy La Dama Valpolicella Classico
Italy Masseria Li Veli Askos Verdeca
Italy Tornatore Trimarchisa Etna Rosso
Italy Tornatore Pietrarizzo Etna Rosso
Italy Vietti Tre Vigne Barbera D'Asti
Italy Vietti La Crena Barbera D'Asti Superiore
New Zealand Prophet's Rock Home Vineyard Pinot Noir
South Africa De Trafford Syrah 393
South Africa Graham Beck Brut Rosé
South Africa Graham Beck Brut 
USA Charles Smith Boom Boom Syrah
USA Charles Smith Chateu Smith Cabernet Sauvignon
USA Walter Hansel South Slope Pinot Noir

Check out the full list here.