ENTRY PROCESS FOR 2021

• Star Awards: Judges rate worthy lists with one, two, or three stars (not all entered lists receive a star). Among the criteria are breadth, depth, height, balance, selection, accuracy, originality, suitability, design, and value.

• Category Awards (Regional and Global): Judges recognize best-in-class establishments in some 20 categories, including Best Micro, Best Short, Best Medium-Size, Best Long, Best Wine-by-the-Glass (With and Without Coravin®), Best Hotel, Best Wine Bar, Best New, Most Original, Best Value. These awards are made for each of six regionsNorth America, Central and South America, Europe, Middle East and Africa, Asia, Australasia (Regional Category Awards). The six regional winners in each category are then considered for the global title in each category (Global Category Awards).

• Jury Prizes: Judges may award a Jury Prize to lists that they wish to recognize for a particular quality or set of qualities; for example, lists that demonstrate distinctive character and flair, strength in a specific wine style, exceptionally good value, or all-round excellence. 

 



Special 2021 Rate

We are welcoming entries until September 15th at the greatly reduced rate of £150

2021 Package Includes:

• Your wine list to be featured on The World of Fine Wine website for viewers to download.
• Your hotel, restaurant, or wine-bar profile of up to 300 words, with up to 5 images of your establishment and contact details on The World of Fine Wine website.
• Assessment of your wine list according to key criteria by the panel of Star-Award Judges.
• Entry to the Awards Ceremony.
• Trophy, certificate, and award collateral for Global Category-Award winners and Champions’ League winners.
• Certificate and award collateral for entrants whose lists receive 1, 2, or 3 stars.
• Jury-Prize winners to receive a certificate and award collateral.
• Social media coverage.
• A discount of 30% on an annual subscription to The World of Fine Wine magazine.

*Price per entry. One establishment per entry.

*Conversion rates as of day of purchase.


TIMELINE

1 April 2021

Entries Open

1 August 2021

Closing date for Category Awards entries

15 September 2021

Closing date for Star Awards

1 November 2021

Awards


TIMELINE

1 April 2021
Entries Open
1 August 2021
Closing date for Category Awards entries
15 September 2021
Closing date for Star Awards
1 November 2021
Awards

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