This is a newsletter from “SAKURA” Japan Women’s Wine Awards Office.
SAKURA AWARDS Judgements at Tokyo and Osaka were held Feb.8th and Feb.16th, as scheduled
The result will be announced on the International Women's Day.
Thank you very much for your continued support to “SAKURA” Japan Women’s Wine Awards.
We are pleased to report that, we were able to successfully complete the judging despite your concerns. We received a record number of 4562 entries despite this situation.
The tasting assessments were conducted under strict guidelines to prevent the coronavirus. The all judges and the service team wore masks and face-shields with enough distance.
And in order to avoid long-distance travel, the judging was divided into two locations, Tokyo (Feb.8th) and Osaka (Feb.16th), in keeping with one of the purposes of SAKURA AWARDS, which is "to judge together by women who working in the wine industry from all over Japan”.
The results of the 8th SAKURA AWARDS will be announced on the official website on Mar.8th, on International Women's Day.
Let's all move to future!
The SAKURA AWARDS will continue to make every effort to help revitalize the wine market as we move forward into the future together with you.
For examples, the special award of wines and food pairing has been highly evaluated by wine shops and consumers as “a wine that goes well with home cooking”.
In Japan, some exhibitions are organized, in case of Food and beverages, as “HOTEL & RESTAURANT SHOW 2021” and “SUPERMARKET TRADE SHOW 2021”.
Awarded winning wines of “SAKURA AWARDS” are promoted by the organizer and importers.
We appreciate your understanding and cooperation for SAKURA AWARDS.
Upcoming Award Announcement
【The announcement of Medals】
（Double Gold, Gold and Silver Awards)
On International Women's Day(Monday, Mar.8th, 2021) on the official website of SAKURA AWARDS.
【Announcement of Diamond Trophy, Grand Prix of special awards】
On Friday, Mar.19th, 2021: on the official website of SAKURA AWARDS.
If you have any inquiry, please feel free to contact us
Schedule for the 10th Sakura Award has been fixed.
- [ Period of entry ]
- October 3rd (Fri), 2022 - November 30th (Wed), 2022
*the deadline for Early Bird Discount : October 31th(Mon), 2022
- [ Period of the delivery ] *It has changed
- October 3rd (Fri), 2022 – December 10th(Sat), 2022.
- [ Tasting session ]
- ◆January 25th (wed), 2023 at Hotel Nikko Osaka
◆January 31th (tue), 2023 at Hotel Gajoen Tokyo
- [ Winners' Announcement ] View the Sakura Award website
·Double Gold, Gold and Silver
·Diamond Trophy, Grand Prix of Special Awards
- February, 2023
- [ Award ceremony ]
- May, 2023