Bigger, Better, and Shinier – The India Wine Awards 2018 Winners & Gala Night Celebration

Many a cork was opened with great gusto at The Leela, Mumbai on September 29, 2018. The second edition of the India Wine Awards was bigger, better and shinier! The competition received 353 domestic and international wines of which 184 went home with medals in Silver, Gold, and Diamond, including 30 Best in Class Trophies for outstanding wines.

It was exciting to see the Best Wine Pairings with the Indian Cuisine category show up 10 Trophy Winners from 120 wines paired with nine dishes. A special category across establishments in Mumbai, Delhi and Bengaluru was theExcellence in Restaurant Wine Program, in which 20 restaurants were recognized for a World Class Wine List, eight restaurants as World Class Wine Destinations and a further six restaurants for the Best Wine Trained Service Staff.

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