BWW - Best Wine of the World competition
BWW- Best Wine of the World 2017 Competition Winners have been selected - the Best wine in the world is Harlan Estate 2013.
BWW-The Best Wine of the World-competition is by far the toughest wine competition on this planet. Unlike any other industry competition, only 1% of the wines involved will be awarded.
The BWW competition was held in the world's largest wine information service - Tastingbook.com. Over 22,500 wines received in total 1,333,896 votes from 620,000 wine professionals and wine lovers from 105 countries during the three month voting period.
After the voting period, only 180 most voted wines in six different categories remained in the Finals, organized in January 2018.
In the Finals the wines were evaluated and ranked three different times as blind by the panels of Tasting Book Professionals (selected Judges from over 7000 Pros: Wine writers, bloggers, MW's. Wine makers etc.)
The six main categories included red wine, white wine, rose wine, sparkling wine, fortified wine and champagne. Under each category, the best wines were also awarded according to price level and country.
In BWW Competition 2017, the Best Wine of the World title was awarded to Harlan Estate 2013 - Napa Valley / California, USA.
"The family and the team at Harlan Estate are humbled and honored to receive this honor. It is gratifying to be recognized for doing something you love.” Bill Harlan, the Owner of the Harlan Estate.
Other Winners of the main categories are:
Best Winery of the World: E.Guigal, Rhône, France
Best Red Wine of the World: Winner Harlan Estate 2013, Napa Valley, United States
Best White Wine of the World: Winner: E.Guigal Ex-Voto Ermitage Blanc 2013, Rhône, France
Best Champagne of the World: Winner: Dom Perignon 2002, Champagne, France
Best Sparkling Wine of the World: Winner: Bisol Private Cartizze Valdobbiadene Superiore Non Dosato N.V, Veneto, Italy
Best Fortified Wine of the World: Winner: Graham’s Vintage Port 2011, Douro, Portugal
Best Sweet Wine of the World: Winner: Robert Weil Kiedrich Gräfenberg TBA 2016, Rheingau, Germany
Best Wine Critic of the World: James Suckling, United States
All the winners and prizes can be found at www.tastingbook.com
BWW is the largest wine competition in the world, whether measured by the number of wines, the number of consumers involved or the judges taking part.
BWW warmly welcomes all vineyards to enter their wine for the 2018 competition.
Registration is the easiest, fastest, and most affordable in the business.
Registration will begin on March 1st at www.bwwcompetition.com.
BWW - The world’s largest wine competition 2017
BWW - Best Wine of the World 2017 competition's public voting period is over.
The initial 3-month voting phase in Tastingbook.com gathered an astonishing 1,333,896 votes from over 620,000 wine lovers and professionals from 105 countries. From August 1 to October 30 of this year, a total of 22,588 wines received votes. The top wines received over 10,000 votes each. Out of these 22,588 wines, only 180 received sufficient votes to advance to the final stage of the judging – less than 1 per mil of all the wines entered.
BWW - the Best Wine of the World Competition, true to its name, selects the Best Wines in the World. It is the largest wine competition in the world, whether measured by the number of wines, the number of consumers involved or the judges taking part.
The competition differs significantly from other wine competitions in that the wines are selected by consumers all around the world and many thousands wine during a three-month period of voting, which takes place on Tastingbook.com and via social media, such as Facebook and Instagram.
The public votes and points awarded by wine professionals are tallied, and the twenty wines with the most votes from each competition category enter the finals that will be held in the fall. In the finals, the wines undergo a blind evaluation by panels consisting of leading wine makers, wine writers, Masters of Wine and wine professionals.
The finals are held on three different continents - Europe, Australia and the United States - so that each region evaluates the wines from that region and its nearby areas.
Public voting commences on July 31, 2017 and concludes on October 30, 2017. Judging of the finalists will follow and BWW will announce the Best Wine in the World and the winners of the different categories on January 18th, 2018.
The competition is organized by the world's largest wine information service Tastingbook.com (www.tastingbook.com) and the world's leading fine wine magazines - FINE Magazines (www.fine-magazines.com).
For more information about the competition, please visit www.bestwineoftheworld.com.
BWW warmly welcomes all vineyards to enter their wine for the competition. Registration is the easiest, fastest, and most affordable in the business.
Registration for the 2019 competition will begin on January 1st 2019.