Australian Sake Awards 2023 Judging Day

Event Information

Area sydney
Date Jul 22, 2023

*This event has finished.

PriceInvitation only
VenueCustoms House
OrganiserAustralian Sake Awards Inc.

International sake competition “2023 Australian Sake Awards”

Australian Sake Awards Inc. are pleased to announce that 2023 Australian Sake Awards will be held in Sydney, Australia, in July 2023 for the second time. The competition aims to promote the diverse appeal of sake in Australia, develop sake experts and contribute to the long-term development of the sake market.

The judging panel is made up of Australian sommeliers, sake retailers, food and beverage professionals, sake qualification holders and sake importers and wholesalers’. The judging is conducted in a blind tasting format to ensure a fair evaluation and to select the sake preferred by the Australian market.

The popularity of sake in Australia has shown a steady increase, and there is immense potential for expanding your market. The winning sake will be also announced at the awards ceremony in Sydney, which is expected to effectively increase awareness in the Australian market.

Outline of the competition

The name of the competition:
2023 Australian Sake Awards

Judging schedule:
Entry period – 1 March – 1 May, 2023
Judging day – 22 July, 2023
Announcement of award-winning sake – 21 August, 2023
Awards ceremony (in Sydney) – 29 September, 2023

Judging venue:
Customs House, 31 Alfred St, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia

Conditions of entry:
Sake that is legally manufactured and sold under a licence, whether domestic or foreign.
Sake must be sold in Australia or be scheduled to be sold in the current year.

Competition categories:
Junmai Sake, Junmai Ginjo, Junmai Daiginjo, Ginjo and Daiginjo, Nama and Nama Genshu,
Honjozo and Futsushu, Sparkling and Aged Sake

Australian Sake Awards Incorporated

2022 Australian Sake Awards Winners:



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