Star Wine List of the Year Germany 2021 – the finalists

On 26 April 2021, Star Wine List will award the best wine lists in Germany during an online live event. The jury is done deliberating – here are all the finalists!

After several stops in Europe and Asia, Star Wine List’s journey to celebrate great wine lists and the teams behind them continues. On 26 April, it is time for the first ever Star Wine List of the Year Germany. The competition is presented in partnership with Austrian Wine.

Star Wine List of the Year is usually presented live, but this year it will be an online event.
Date: 26 April 2021
Time: 15:00
on Facebook Live

Here are all the finalists:


Grand Prix

– The top German wine list overall

The category is presented by Austrian Wine

Concept Riesling, Düsseldorf
Freundschaft, Berlin
GRAPES Weinbar, Munich
Kronenschlösschen, Eltville-Hattenheim
Nobelhart & Schmutzig, Berlin
PURS, Andernach
Restaurant Jörg Müller, Sylt

Austrian Wine List

– Recognizes the best wine list with Austrian wines

The category is presented by Austrian Wine

Vinothek by Geisel, Munich
GRAPES Weinbar, Munich
Freundschaft, Berlin
Horváth, Berlin
ROCAILLE Café Bistrot Wine bar, Düsseldorf
Zum Vaas, Munich

By The Glass

– Recognizes the best by the glass list

Eiskeller Weinbar, Düsseldorf
Heldenplatz, Hamburg
Kinfelts, Hamburg
Prism, Berlin
PURS, Andernach
Restaurant Zeltinger Hof, Zeltingen-Rachtig, Mosel

Special Jury Prize

– Recognizes a venue that has done something extra with their wine list, such as the direction, the style or the value.

The category is presented by Martha’s

Coda, Berlin
Concept Riesling, Düsseldorf
Fritz & Felix, Baden Baden
Horváth, Berlin

Best Short List

– Recognizes the best wine list with fewer than 250 listings

Coda, Berlin
Golvet, Berlin
Henne Weinbar, Cologne
Horváth, Berlin
Michelberger Restaurant, Berlin
No Name, Berlin
Zum Grünen Gaul, Bochum

The jury for the event will have three members from of our international top sommelier panel:
Arvid Rosengren, 2016 Best Sommelier of the World
Pascaline Lepeltier, 2018 Best Sommelier of France
Paz Levinson, Best Sommelier of Argentina and the Americas

And as our local wine professional for the jury:
Konstantin Baum, Master of Wine, Germany

The winners of the Global Categories will qualify for the Global Star Wine List of the Year, in partnership with Austrian Wine. It will be held online on 31 May.
The winners of the Austrian Wine List category also win an all-inclusive trip to Vienna and VieVinum in 2022.

Published 15-April-2021
News / Germany

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