News Release
October 1, 2014

The 2nd “Sakura” Japan Women’s Wine Awards 2015 entry has started!

It is an international wine competition judged entirely by prominent women in Japanese wine industry.
The first competition was held this year and we received 1922 wines from 29 countries and 736 wines were awarded.
We believe this competition has set new guide lines for the selection of wines and energized the wine market in Japan.

The competition was held with Foodex Japan 2014, the award ceremony was held March 4, 2014 and the award winning wines were displayed at Foodex Japan on the 4 day event, where 76,000 attended.
We will be collaborating with Foodex Japan again.

The 2nd “Sakura” Japan Women’s Wine Awards 2015 entry has already started!!


October 1, 2014 (Wed) - November 30, 2014 (Sunday)
Wine Delivery by
January 20, 2015 (Tuesday)
February 1, 2015 (Sunday) -
February 4, 2015 (Wednesday) 4days
Award Announcement on line
February 14, 2015 (Saturday) Valentine’s Day
Award Ceremony announcing
the Diamond Trophy wines and Special Awards
March 3, 2015 (Tuesday)


Kumiko Sugiuchi, Administrative Officer
Miho Nomura, Administrative Officer

We will be very happy to hear from you.
Thanking you in advance,

Yumi Tanabe, Chairperson
“Sakura” Japan Women’s Wine Awards