SWA 17

Fantastic news for the wine crowd: six winners of the Sommelier Wine Awards’ highest honours will be exhibiting at Imbibe Live.

For those of you not familiar with the prestigious Sommelier Wine Awards (SWA), it’s the UK’s only wine competition aimed solely at the on-trade, judged by some of the finest sommeliers in the land.

The highly-coveted Merchant of the Year and Producer of the Year trophies go to some of the giants of the wine industry – and some small but brilliant companies too. Keep your eyes peeled for the following winners at the show:

Great Value Merchant of the Year: Enotria&Coe (D18)

New World Merchant of the Year: Bibendum Wine (C50)

Boutique Merchant of the Year: Top Selection (B51)

Italian Merchant of the Year: Eurowines (Wine Bar)

European Producer of the Year 2016: Mezzacorona (Wine Bar)