Winners of BDWAbyWIM 2017

See below the full list of winning entries in each award category.
You can also review a gallery for each category with information on each entry.
You can see the video of the full announcement here.


Responsibility Award, sponsored by Wine in Moderation

Entrant Title Location
WINNER Lauren Mowery How Wine Professionals Use Yoga to Balance Life USA English


Best Editorial / Opinion Wine Writing

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Entrant Title Location
WINNER Jane Anson Why a decline in soil health should worry all wine lovers UK English
2nd Place Jonathan Lipsmeyer On Wine and Gender: Chambolle = Feminine. But Why? USA English
3rd Place Simon Woolf Making orange wine in the Douro UK English


Best Investigative / Journalistic Wine Story

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WINNER Jonathan Lipsmeyer On Wine and Gender: A Critical History USA English
2nd Place Simon Reilly If big brother were a barman UK English
3rd Place Meg Maker Own-Rooted: A Vine Stock Nursery Story USA English


Best Tourism Content with a Focus on Wine

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Entrant Title Location
WINNER Elizabeth Smith Lodi: Beyond the Zinfandel USA English
2nd Place Patrick Hemminger Reifezeit Germany German
3rd Place Charine Tan Your Cheat Sheet to the Wines of Cyprus, Part I Singapore English


Best Wine Themed Video

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Entrant Title Location
WINNER Helena Nicklin Winebird’s Fabulous Facts about Franciacorta USA English
2nd Place Jordan Winery Sia “Cheap Thrills” Parody | “Grape Thrills” Official Wine Music Video
USA English
3rd Place Thibault De Gregori The Originis of Wine In Languedoc Roussillon France English


Best Wine Photo

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Entrant Title Location
WINNER Alvaro Fernandez Prieto Cepa Centenaria Spain
2nd Place Claudio Dell’Osa Love for wine Italy
3rd Place Pedro Lopes Ready for the Harvest Portugal