News Release
May 13, 2019

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

  • Save the Date! 2019 Result of the Awards/Press Conference concerning guidelines for 2020 and Announcement of Tasting Event of unimported award-winning wines
  • The 7th "SAKURA" Japan Women's Wine Awards 2020 brochure was published!
  • Participated in the event Vinitaly 2019!

 

1. Save the Date! 2019 Result of the Awards/Press Conference concerning guidelines for 2020 and Announcement of Tasting Event of unimported award-winning wines

We are delighted to announce that we had 2006 award-winning items out of 4326 entries this 6th year.
With deep appreciation, we announced the awards on february 14th,followed by an award ceremony on March 5th at FOODEX 2019.

Now we are planning to hold a tasting event to introduce the non-imported wines as we had over 300 award-winning items that are not yet imported, as well as press conference of the results of 2019 and the guidelines for 2020 at the venue.

Please note that we have two-part system, the first part is only for industrial personnels, and the second part is open for public.
Award-winning wines (12bottles/set) will be on sale at the venue.
※The admission fee and the revenue from the wine set will be donated to charity.

■Date: July 10th, 2019
■Venue: The Agnes Hotel and Apartments Tokyo
(Press conference: at Margaret Hall, Tasting Event: Agnes Hall)
2-20-1 Kagurazaka, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Japan 162-0825
+81-3-3267-5548

■Time tabel:
Press conference 13:00〜13:30
Tasting Event 13:00〜16:00(Exclusive to industrial members)
16:30〜18:30(Charity Tasting Event open to public)

■Tasting Wines: around 300 unimported award-winning wines from "SAKURA"Japan Women's Wine Awards 2019

Further details will be provided later.
We will be waiting for your participation!

2. The 7th "SAKURA" Japan Women's Wine Awards 2020 brochure was published!

The 7th "SAKURA" Japan Women's Wine Awards 2020 brochure was published.
Available to download from our homepage.

3. Participated in the event Vinitaly 2019!

Our Chairperson Yumi Tanabe attended Vinitaly(held at Verona, Italy) from April 7th to 12th.
She visited the booth of the Italian wine producers to congratulate the awards and took pictures.
At the "Donna Delle Vino"(Women in Wine Italy), the Chairperson Ms. Donatella Cinelli Colombini, and Ms. Antonnella Cantarutti who participated in our judgement introduced our Chairperson
Yumi Tanabe to show cordial relations.

「Women in Wine Italy」(Donna Delle Vino)Please visit from here.

Vinitaly Official website from here.

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Important Dates to remember

Entry
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

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

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