News Release
February 13, 2019

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

  • The tasting assessment was successfully completed!
  •  Interview article of Yumi Tanabe is posted in the US wine magazine "Wine Spectator"!
  • Wine lecture will be held by Yumi Tanabe at "The 53rd Supermarket Trade Show 2019"!
  • Forthcoming schedule - We are going to exhibit in FOODEX JAPAN 2019(HALL 1-B09) and PROWEIN Dusseldorf 2019(HALL09-9A47)!

 

1. The tasting assessment was successfully completed! The result will be published on 14th February, on the St. Valentine’s Day!

◆Jugnement was over succesfully.

The tasting assessment was held at the Hotel Gajoen Tokyo during the 2 days from 29-30 January in 2019.
The 530 female professionals of wine industry joined it as judges and assessed the 4,326 items from 34 countries by blind tasting.

◆The result will be published on 14th February, on the St. Valentine’s Day!

The results will be published on 14th February in 2019, on the St. Valentine’s Day!
We’ll announce the results through our official home page.
(Only the items awarded as Double Gold, Gold and Silver will be shown)

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2.  Interview article of Yumi Tanabe is posted in the US wine magazine "Wine Spectator"!

An interview with Yumi Tanabe was posted on the famous USA wine magazine "Wine Spectator"!
the story of YUMI TANABE Wine School foundation, Why she started "SAKURA" Japan Women's Wine Awards, how to enjoy pairing with Japanese food and wine,
Today, why many young people in Japan are paying attention to the occupation "wine maker"
We are delivering plenty of contents.

Click Here!

3. Wine lecture will be held by Yumi Tanabe at "The 53rd Supermarket Trade Show 2019"!

A special wine lecture will be held at At the "53rd Supermarket Trade Show 2019" on February 14 th (Thursday) at 14: 30 to 15: 30.
the tytle will be "Japan Wine", Market Strategies for Women and Latest Market Information
* It will be a limited lecture for the industry.

Supermarket Trade Show 2019

For an application, visit Here! * the Japanese language

4. Forthcoming schedule

◆We are going to exhibit in FOODEX JAPAN 2019(HALL 1-B09)
  • Feb 14, 2019 Valentine’s day
     The announcement of Double Gold, Gold and Silver Awards on the website.
  • FOODEX JAPAN 2019 at Makuhari Messe
    ・The ceremony and the announcement of Diamond Trophy and Special Awards Grand Prix (Mar.5, 14:00) at the FOODEX STAGE in Hall 8.
    ・All awarded wines are showcased in Hall 1 & 3. (Mar.5-8)
    ・The exhibitors’ awarded wines are placed at the tasting space called SAKURA Tasting lounge for wine professionals in Hall 1-B09. (Mar.5-8)
    ・Please drop in the booth of  “SAKURA” Japan Women’s Wine Awards in HALL1-B09 on 4th of March from 14:00 to 16:00.
◆PROWEIN Dusseldorf 2019(HALL09-9A47)!
  • Mar 17-19, 2019
    We are waiting for you at a booth of “SAKURA” Japan Women’s Wine Awards.Please bring your awarded wine to out booth and I will show the wines to visitors.
    Booth no: Hall09-9A47

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Important Dates to remember

Entry
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

If you have any inquiry, please feel free to contact us.

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