News Release
October 16, 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.

  • ENTRY for "SAKURA" Japan Women's Wine Awards 2018 NOW!
  • New Special Award "The Best ROSE Wines"

1. Entry for the 5th “SAKURA” Japan Women’s Wine Awards 2018 NOW!

The closing date of the entry is Nov.30th, 2017(Thu)
Please entry here!

Early Bird Discount!! The time limit is approaching!
When the payment of the entry fee is made by credit card before 24:00(Japan Time) on Oct.31st, 2017, 5% discount is applied to the total amount.
Don’t miss this opportunity!
*The due date of your payment is indicated in your MY PAGE or in the e-mail from "SAKURA" Japan Women's Wine Awards Office.

2.New Special Award “The Best ROSE Wines”

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

3. GUIDELINES for the 5th “SAKURA” Wine Awards 2018

Please check our Website to see the new guidelines for the 5th "SAKURA" Japan Women's Wine Awards 2018.

You can download them from the link below,

4. What is “SAKURA" Japan Women's Wine Awards?

1. Activities of the 4th “SAKURA” Japan Women’s Wine Awards 2017 (English)
Please watch the video from the link below,
Click here.
2. Any interests in the wine market of Japan?
Please find out from the link below,
Click here.

5. Forthcoming schedule

Important Dates to remember

October 1, 2019(Tue) – November 30, 2019(Sat)
※We have an early bird discount!
5% discount from the total amount if you pay within the period by credit card.
Period applied for early bird discount:Oct.1st(Tue)~Oct. 31st(Thu), 2019 (Until 24:00pm Japan Time)
※Volume discount will also be available if you enter 11 items or more (combination use with early bird discount is applicable)
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.