shortlist 2013

The Artistry of Wine Award 2013

Rocco Ceselin

David Eley

Michel Joly

Alisdair Nicol

Alain Proust

Matt Wilson

Jon Wyand


Emerging Wine Writer of the Year 2013

Sponsored by Meerlust Estate

Evan Dawson | contributions to palatepress.com

Ella Lister | contributions to The World of Fine Wine

Rupert Millar | contributions thedrinksbusiness.com

Lucy Shaw | contributions to thedrinksbusiness.com

Simon Woolf | contributions to themorningclaret.com


online Wine Columnist / Blogger of the Year 2013

Sponsored by Ramos Pinto

Sarah Abbott | Various from www.timatkin.com

Blake Gray | Various from blog.wblakegray.com

Alex Hunt | Various from www.jancisrobinson.com

Robert Joseph | Various from www.timatkin.com

Kate Thal | Various from www.greenandbluewines.com

Joe Wadsack | Various from www.joewadsack.com


International Wine Website of the Year 2013

Sponsored by Domaines Ott

Tim Atkin M.W. | www.timatkin.com

Tom Cannavan | www.wine-pages.com

Rebecca Gibb | www.wine-searcher.com

Jamie Goode | www.wineanorak.com

David Honig | www.palatepress.com

Chris Kissack | www.thewinedoctor.com


International Wine Book of the Year 2013

Sponsored by Domaine Faiveley

Bordeaux Legends | Jane Anson

Sherry, Manzanilla & Montilla – A Guide to the Traditional Wines of Andalucia | Peter Liem and Jesus Barquin

Pomerol | Neal Martin

The Finest Wines of Germany -
A Regional Guide to the Best Producers and Their Wines | Stephan Reinhardt

Wine Grapes |
Jancis Robinson OBE, Julia Harding M.W., Jose Vouillamoz


International Wine Columnist of the Year 2013

Tim Atkin M.W. | Columns from Off-Licence News

Tom Bruce-Gardyne | Columns from Glasgow Herald

Nina Caplan | Columns from New Statesman

Michael Fridjhon | Columns from Business Day, South Africa

Francis Percival | Columns from The World of Fine Wine

David Schildknecht | Columns from The World of Fine Wine


International Wine Feature Writer of the Year 2013

Tim Atkin | Articles from Imbibe/Decanter/World of Fine Wine/
Gourmet Traveller Wine

Michael Edwards | Articles from The Drinks Business

Joanne Gibson | WineStyle (South Africa)/World of Fine Wine/
Gilbert & Gaillard (France)/Classic Wine (South Africa)

Jamie Goode | Articles from World of Fine Wine, Nature

Margaret Rand | Articles from Drinks Business/Decanter/World of Fine Wine

John Stimpfig | Articles from the Financial Times