Lim’s passion for wine journalism has been rewarded with following accolades:
1) World Gourmet Summit, Awards of Excellence, Regional Wine Article of the Year Award, 2002
2) World Gourmet Summit, Awards of Excellence, Regional Wine Article of the Year Award, 2003
These days, he continues his wine writing journey as a Contributing Wine Editor at the Cuisine & Wine Asia, a bi-monthly food and wine trade publication, as well as at his wine blog (
Lim was also the honorary recipient (and first South East Asian) of the inaugural Australia Landmark Wine Tutorial Scholarship held in Barossa Valley, Australia in June 2009.
On 9th May 2011, he was conferred as a member of L’Ordes des Coteaux de Champagne.