English producers shine at the IWC Awards
This week the International Wine Challenge (IWC) announced its trophy winners and other Merchant awards. The Sparkling Winemaker of the Year went to Cherie Spriggs from English producer Nyetimber. It is the first time that the award was won by someone not from Champagne. Camel Valley's Bob Lindo won the Lifetime Achievement Award for his dedication to raising the standards of English Sparkling wine. Aldi took home the Supermarket of the Year award, while Lay & Wheeler won the Online Retailer of the Year.