The best California wine lists in Denmark 2023

Here is the guide to the best spots in Denmark to drink wines from California. These venues were all finalists in Star Wine List of the Year Denmark 2023, presented by Louis M. Martini. Check out all the venues and the winning wine lists!

  1. Louis M. Martini

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  2. Phone: +45 69 96 00 20

    Address: 8, Per Henrik Lings Allé 4, København Ø

    Best Long List of the Year Denmark, presented by DAOU 2023

    Geranium is the only three-star Michelin restaurant in Denmark and with Chef Rasmus Kofoed in the kitchen, you are set for an experience. Rasmus Kofoed is the only chef in the world who has received bronze, silver and gold at Bocuse D’Or. The restaurant is situated on the 8th floor in Fælledparken (Common Gardens) in the center of Copenhagen.

  3. Phone: +45 31 71 61 61

    Address: Refshalevej 173C, København K

    Digestif List of the Year Denmark, presented by Juuls 2023

    Alchemist first opened at Østerbro in Copenhagen, in a spot with very limited capacity. Hereafter Rasmus Munk and the team got the chance to extend Alchemist, so they moved to Refshaleøen and a much bigger space. Here you will be dining under a dome which changes as long as the evening moves along. The dining experience will take you through 50 different servings, and Alchemist shortly after re-opening awarded two stars in the Michelin Guide

  4. Phone: 33 11 68 68

    Address: Vingårdstræde 6, København K

    Sparkling Wine List of the Year Denmark, presented by Nyetimber 2023

    Kong Hans Kælder was the first restaurant in Copenhagen to receive a Michelin star back in 1983 and it has kept its standards ever since. This small, basement restaurant on a small side street from Kongens Nytorv has been one of the most exclusive restaurants in the city for more than 30 years. Kong Hans Kælder specializes in French cuisine with a Nordic twist. Kong Hans Kælder has been rewarded with a star by Guide Michelin.

  5. Phone: +45 70 16 00 60

    Address: Ny Østergade 24, København

    California Wine List of the Year Denmark, presented by Louis M. Martini 2023

    The restaurant is named after the legendary producer of Grappa, and the connection to the Italian kitchen is easy to notice, but there is a twist. The Italian kitchen has a Japanese takeover. The flavours are well balanced; you can, for example, have Spaghettoni with Red Mazara Prawn and Shoyu or Black Angus with Broccolini with Yakiniku. The menu changes with the season, the pasta is homemade, and the quality is top-notch. Of course, the Italian wines have a great representation on the list, especially the wines from Piemonte, Tuscany and Etna. But you can also find many classics from Franc...

  6. Phone: +45 75 25 54 00

    Address: Strandvejen 234, Henne

    Best Long List of the Year Denmark, presented by DAOU 2023

    In the western part of Denmark, you will find a cosy little cottage called Henne Kirkeby Kro. The restaurant is run by Paul Cunningham, who has a long career in the Danish hospitality scene. He and his team hold two stars in the Michelin guide. Henne Kirkeby Kro will give you a great experience – from the homemade breakfast to the set dinner menu in the restaurant.

  7. Phone: +45 74 20 30 00

    Address: Nørre Havnegade 25, Sønderborg

    Best Long List of the Year Denmark, presented by DAOU 2023

    Syttende has recently opened at the Alsik hotel in the most southern part of Denmark. The restaurant is located on the 17th floor overviewing pretty much the entire region. The restaurant is driven by the well known chef Jesper Koch, which was given the chance to form the restaurant how he would like it.