The first India Wine Awards 2017!

Subhash Arora, Sourish Bhattacharyya and Sonal Holland MW – the co-founders of India wine awards speaking at Sofitel BKC hotel

The inaugural edition of the India Wine Awards came to an end last week with the awards ceremony at Sofitel BKC in Mumbai. Its three co-founders  – Subhash Arora, Sourish Bhattacharyya and Sonal Holland MW wanted to identify and award the best Indian and imported wines through a thorough, unbiased and professional blind tasting, and these awards were a culmination of that dream.

The jury featuring 12 experts comprised Sonal Holland MW as chair; Subhash Arora, President, Indian Wine Academy and Founder-Editor of delWine as Vice-chair; Sourish Bhattacharyya, renowned food writer and blogger; Rojita Tiwari, Founder of Drinks and Destinations; restaurateurs Rahul Akerkar and Gauri Devidayal; wine writers and consultants Alok Chandra and several others.

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