November 9th – On February 12, Star Wine List will celebrate the great wine lists of France for the very first time. The awards will be held at Wine Paris & Vinexpo Paris.
“Our wine list awards have grown across the world and we are very excited to bring them to France for the first time with an incredible jury – including Pascaline Lepeltier and Jeremy Cukierman MW, ” says Krister Bengtsson, founder and publisher of Star Wine List.
Star Wine List of the Year is a celebration of the great wine lists in the world and the teams behind them. In France, the prize is awarded in ten categories, and the winner in several categories will also qualify for the International Final in 2024.
The French wine list awards will take place in Paris at Wine Paris & Vinexpo Paris on February 12, 2024.
Last day for restaurants and bars to register is on Sunday December 31. Read more about the event, how to enter and more here
About the jury
The jury for the Star Wine List of the Year France 2024 will be:
- Pascaline Lepeltier
- Heidi Mäkinen MW
- Ronan Sayburn MS
- Jeremy Cukierman MW
- Grand Prix – The best list overall
- Best Long List – For wine lists with more than 600 references.
- Best Medium-Sized List – 200-600 references.
- Best Short List – <200 references.
- Best Austrian Wine List, presented by Austrian Wine
- Best Sparkling Wine List
- Best By the Glass List
- Best Newcomer List
Sustainable Wine List – For the Sustainable Wine List category, not only the wine list is evaluated, but also the stated actions of the venue, as described through a questionnaire in the application.
Star Wine List is the award-winning guide to great wine bars and wine restaurants around the world. It is available as an app and on www.starwinelist.com. It was launched in Stockholm (Sweden) in 2017, and is now live in more than 35 countries in the world. All venues are selected by top wine professionals.