News Release
August 17, 2017

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

We hope you enjoy the summer holidays.

1. The tasting exhibitions for non-imported wines of the award winners

On Jul. 20th in Tokyo and Jul.24th in Osaka, the tasting exhibitions for non-imported wines of the award winners were held with the explanatory meeting for importers, distributors and press. More than 200 people evaluated the wines with a list of wines & producers enthusiastically.
We hope the importers found a wine matching their needs and a new business relationship between producers and importers will be created.

2. The GUIDELINES for the 5th “SAKURA” Wine Awards 2018 are UP on the Website.

Please check the new guidelines in English, French, Spanish and Italian languages for the 5th “SAKURA” Wine Awards 2018 on the Web. It is available to download from the Web site.

3. New Special Award “The Best ROSE Wines”

“The Best ROSE Wines” will be newly established, adding to our existing Special Awards.
We expect YOUR beautiful Rose Wines will join the competition!

4. Forthcoming schedule

Important Dates to remember

October 1, 2019(Tue) – November 30, 2019(Sat)
Sample Delivery
October 1, 2019(Tue) – January 10 , 2020(Fri)
Delivered to Japan
Tasting Judgement
January 28, 2020(Tue) - January 29, 2020(Wed)
Award Announcement
February 14 , 2020 (Fri) on Valentine's day
Ceremony announcing
March 10 , 2020(Tue) at FOODEX JAPAN 2020
Announcement of Diamond Trophy and Special Awards Grand Prix

Please note “October.1st“ for your entry to “SAKURA” Wine Awards!!
If you have any inquiry, please feel free to contact us.