Celebrating businesses

As well as judging individual wines and spirits, we are also keen to recognise the creativity of the companies that import, sell and distribute those bottles, showcasing their excellence in encouraging a greater understanding – and sales – of quality drinks.

Wine Supermarket of the Year & Spirits Supermarket of the Year

Supermarkets are invited to take part, free of charge, by completing our application form. The award will be based on achievements over the last 12 months, and plans for the next 12 months.

As part of the judging process, future plans highlighted in previous applications will be taken into consideration, to ensure the applicant has fulfilled their ambitions.

Enter our 2022 Wine Supermarket of the Year award here.

Enter our 2022 Spirits Supermarket of the Year award, sponsored by Karuizawa Distillershere.

Find out who our 2021 winners were.

Wine Distributor of the Year & Spirits Distributor of the Year

Distributors are invited to take part, free of charge, by completing our application form. The award will be based on achievements over the 12 months.

As part of the judging process, future plans highlighted in previous applications will be taken into consideration, to ensure the applicant has fulfilled their ambitions.

Our off-trade judges are also invited to nominate their top suppliers, based on service and diversity of the range.

Enter our 2022 Wine Distributor of the Year award here.

Enter our 2022 Spirits Distributor of the Year awards, sponsored by Karuizawa Distillers, here.

Find out who our 2021 winners were.

Celebrating producers

Wine Producers of the Year

Winning a medal at the IWSC is a fantastic achievement. Producers are rewarded the Best Producers in their categories based on their achievement at this year’s awards.

Having created a shortlist of the best performers at the IWSC, the winners are then announced at our awards ceremony at the end of the year.

Our 2022 wine producer trophies are:

  • White Wine Producer
  • Red Wine Producer
  • Rosé Wine Producer
  • Sparkling Wine Producer
  • Fortified Wine Producer
  • Sweet Wine Producer
  • Outstanding Wine Producer
View the 2021 winners

Spirit Producers of the Year

Winning a medal at the IWSC is a fantastic achievement. Producers are rewarded the Best Producers in their categories based on their achievement at this year’s awards.

Having created a shortlist of the best performers at the IWSC, the winners are then announced at our awards ceremony at the end of the year.

Our 2022 spirit producer trophies are:

View the 2021 winners