News Release
February 15, 2017

This is a newsletter from “ SAKURA” Japan Women’s Wine Awards Office.

“SAKURA” Japan Women’s Wine Awards is an international wine competition in Japan.

1. The result of “SAKURA” Japan Women’s Wine Awards 2017

We are pleased to announce the award-winning wines which were selected among 4,212 items from 37 countries as the result of the tasting assessment by 406 female juries from Jan.28th to Feb.1st ,2017.

A total number of entry 4,212 items

A total number of the award-winning wines 1,872 items

<Breakdown of the awards>
Double Gold 237 items
Gold 899 items
Silver 736 items


Diamond Trophy, the most honorable award, will be selected among Double Gold wines and the result will be announced at the ceremony at FOODEX JAPAN 2017 on Mar.7th.

Also Grand Prix of Special awards selected among Double Gold and Gold wines will be announced then.

Please visit below URL for more details of the award-winning wines.

2. Forthcoming schedule

Important Dates to remember

Oct.1, 2016(Sat) - Nov.30,2016(Wed)
Jan.28, 2017(Sat) - Feb.1, 2017(Wed) 5 days
Sample Delivery
Arrival at Tokyo by Jan.13,2017(Fri)
Announcement of the awards
on the website
Feb.14,2017 (Tue) on Valentine's day

Ceremony and Announcement of
Diamond Trophy and
Special Awards
March.7, 2017(Tue)
FOODEX JAPAN 2017 at Makuhari Messe
・The ceremony and the announcement of Diamond Trophy and Special Awards Grand Prix (Mar.7, 15:00) at the stage in Hall 7.
・All awarded wines are showcased in Hall 1 & Gateway 3. (Mar.7-10)
・The exhibitors’ awarded wines are placed at the tasting space for wine professionals in Hall 1. (Mar.7-10)
・Please drop in the booth of “SAKURA” Japan Women’s Wine Awards in Hall 1.
May, 2017

3. PROWEIN 2017

Mar.19th - 21th, 2017
Please visit our booth!
Booth no. Hall 12 E-79