About AWC Fine Wine

AWC Wine Academy

AWC Fine Wine is one of the world's leading luxury wine and spirits companies, established 25 years ago by current CEO Stephen Williams, providing exceptional bespoke services to ensure that buying, selling and enjoying fine wine is always a pleasure. From its headquarters in Central London, AWC supplies the world’s most sought-after wines to private individuals, luxury hotels, restaurants, and the global wine trade. AWC Fine Wine inspires wine enthusiasts to discover the world’s most remarkable wines - bringing you both well-known prestigious vintages and extraordinary best-kept secrets whether you are seeking to acquire an individual highly valuable bottle, magnificent large format bottles, or a complete collection.

Over the last 25 years, AWC Fine Wine has built up close relationships with exceptional domains and châteaux in order to open doors to unequalled wine-related experiences. These range from tasting a life-changing vintage to an exclusive winery visit. Known primarily as an international wine and spirits merchant, AWC also provides a full range of cellar services for châteaux, palaces, grand hotels and exclusive, private residences and yachts worldwide.

AWC offers a truly bespoke service with a dedicated team of advisors helping you learn about and enjoy wine to create exceptional moments. We look forward to continuing to share our passion for fine wine for many vintages to come.

To celebrate AWC Fine Wine's 25th anniversary, we have commissioned a number of limited edition collections which include:

Company History

2015 AWC celebrates 25 years inspiring the discovery and enjoyment of exceptional fine wine.
2014 AWC CEO, Stephen Williams, named as a leading UK wine expert by Spear's Magazine.
2013 AWC Philippines appointed as official distributors for Domaines Clarence Dillon (Haut Brion), Champagne Pol Roger, and Joseph Drouhin expands into Hotel & Restaurant sector
2012 Expanding further into the Asian market, AWC Philippines is established in Manila.
2011 AWC relocates its Global Headquarters to Central London while AWC Hong Kong moves to new offices in the Central District of Hong Kong.

AWC sells the Guinness World Record bottle of 1811 Château d’Yquem for $117,000.

AWC Wine Academy is launched, offering fine wine masterclasses, wine courses, and private events.
2010 Development and release of the first AWC Fine Wine App for iPhones.
2007 Jointly with Château Lafite-Rothschild, AWC hosts the Three Centuries of Château Lafite-Rothschild weekend event at the Grand-Hotel du Cap-Ferrat outside of Nice, France.
1997 AWC secures and supplies the collection of 1912 vintage wines for Paramount Pictures to celebrate the Academy Award success of the epic motion picture Titanic.
1995 AWC handles the sale of the record $1 million, Château d’Yquem vertical collection.
1994 AWC supplies the 70-year-old vintage wines for the 70th birthday celebrations of former U.S. President George H.W. Bush.