Log In / Join Now

Magazine Archives: Aug. 31, 2011

The World’s Best Wine Lists

Ambition and commitment fuel growth as 3,734 restaurants earn Wine Spectator awards in 2011
Nathan Wesley
Issue: August 31, 2011


It doesn't take a Wine Spectator Grand Award to stir excitement around wine, though. This year, a record 833 restaurants earn the Best of Award of Excellence, which recognizes a wine list for having a thoughtful selection of 400 or more wines, with solid depth or superior breadth in at least one major wine-producing region.


For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands July 26, 2011.

Members-Only Content

PREMIUM SUBSCRIPTION

Created with Sketch.

Join today and get immediate access to this article, and to our entire database of more than 345,000 wine ratings. It only takes moments—but it will help you drink better all year long.

START FREE 30-DAY TRIAL

Already a member?     Sign In


WineRatings+ app: Download now for 340,000+ ratings.