Winery Star Guide

Wine Leaders' Choice

The World’s Finest &
Most Valuable Winery Guide

The only guide in the world that connects Wine Leaders with wineries

Wine Leaders award their favourite wines and winemakers so that wineries can amplify their story around the world and grow their success in a meaningful way. 

The WIA Winery Star Guide is a celebration of wine people, places, and experiences that make the world worth exploring. Discovering great wines and wineries is not what we do, it is who we are. We aim to reward excellence in the wine industry worldwide, ensuring recognition for the very best wines and wineries.

The Winery Star Guide was created to inspire the global wine community to explore further. It’s a community where uniqueness and passion for wine is celebrated and everyone is rewarded by the experiences collected along the way

We connect wine influencers, sommeliers, experts and more with their distinguished wineries anywhere in the world. Experience wine & wine destinations in a whole new way through the insider expertise of our Wine Leaders whose passion for wine has been cultivated with fun & dedication. 

Winery Star Guide

Our 3 Pillars

The connections we make and the awareness we gain from each wine experience is born out of our nature and desire to evolve as individuals. Trust is like the air we breathe; when it’s present, nobody really notices. When it’s absent, everyone notices.



Recognition from WIA and Wine Leaders enhance credibility to wineries globally . It can help to ensure additional exposure and enhance brand quality.



Wine Leaders show their name when awarding stars. Trust is like the air we breathe; when it’s present, nobody really notices. When it’s absent, everyone notices.



Bringing together people and businesses in the wine community globally. We provide the highest quality winery guide to connect and grow in the wine industry.

For Wineries

For Wine Leaders

Awarded By
Wine Leaders

Wine Leaders award wineries that make their most favorite wines and that are worth exploring

Of Excellence

WIA Winery Star certificate is an award of excellence for a winery. It enhances its value and presence on a global scale. The certificate is issued for a certain level of reliability and expertise in the wine industry and is a great and valuable asset for wineries, whether they are local or already developed internationally. The award of this certificate is a great way to show your values and strengthen your partner wineries internationally.

Wineries can receive the certificate displaying their names and relevant year, which can be shared on website, social media or used for promotional purposes. It is also possible to receive the framed version by post. 

Benefits For Wineries

Certificate Of Excellence

Quality &

Wine Influencers Connection

Web Profile

International Exposure

Business Wine Community

Star Categories

For Wine Leaders

Winery Star Process

Additional Advantages

Winery Web

Company profile – space to provide information and details about a winery. Each of them will receive a permanent personalised web page to display its images, write-up as well as contact and social media details  details. 

Press Release

Templates to communicate about the achievements. Wineries can use our press template to create their own press release and send it to distributors, importers, retailers, and end consumers.


International Exposure
Via World Wine Expo

Awarded wineries will be announced to high-profile buyers in distribution, retail stores, bars and restaurants via World Wine Expo. These buyers are on the lookout to add new wines to their profiles, menus and portfolios.

Community Of
Wine Lovers

We believe in the power of community. We are a community – of artisan winemakers, sommeliers and wine lovers – who share information, support and help each other.

Reward your favourite winery!

Influencer - Business

Connect wine wineries and wine brands all over the world and leverage your following.