About the awardsWorld Sparkling Wine Awards 2020 Open For EntriesDeadline extended - 14 FebruaryEncouraging, recognising & rewarding excellence
With the publication of Effervescence, the World Drinks Awards are harnessing 20 years' experience promoting great drinks brands and are proud to announce the launch of the World Sparkling Wine Awards. The Olympics of the awards world will bring the best Sparkling Wines to consumers and trade across the globe via our unique network of magazines, webs sites, social media and events.Reaching the trade and consumer at home and abroad
Demi Sec / Sweet
Prosecco DOC - Frizzante/Spumante Superiore
Prosecco DOC - Demi-Sec
Prosecco di Treviso/Trieste - Demi-Sec
Asolo Prosecco DOCG - Demi-Sec
Conegliano – Valdobbiadene DOCG - Demi-Sec
Valdobbiadene Superiore di Cartizze DOCG - Demi-Sec
Prosecco di Treviso/Trieste - Frizzante/Spumante Superiore
Asolo Prosecco DOCG - Frizzante/Spumante Superiore
Conegliano – Valdobbiadene DOCG - Frizzante/Spumante Superiore
Valdobbiadene Superiore di Cartizze DOCG - Frizzante/Spumante Superiore
Prosecco DOC - Brut
Prosecco di Treviso/Trieste - Brut
Asolo Prosecco DOCG - Brut
Conegliano – Valdobbiadene DOCG - Brut
Valdobbiadene Superiore di Cartizze DOCG - Brut
Prosecco DOC - Extra Dry
Prosecco di Treviso/Trieste - Extra Dry
Asolo Prosecco DOCG - Extra Dry
Conegliano – Valdobbiadene DOCG - Extra Dry
Valdobbiadene Superiore di Cartizze DOCG - Extra Dry
Prosecco DOC - Dry
Prosecco di Treviso/Trieste - Dry
Asolo Prosecco DOCG - Dry
Conegliano – Valdobbiadene DOCG - Dry
Valdobbiadene Superiore di Cartizze DOCG - Dry
This includes all aspects of on-bottle brand/product communication, including the application of any direct printing onto bottle, capsule or closure, as well as paper and film labels and sleeves. The pack will be judged on the overall design and quality of materials, print, decoration and application.
This applies to the secondary, outer, presentation packaging, such as cartons, boxes, cases, plinths, chests etc. The presentation will be judged on the overall effect with the bottle in place.
Packaging created specifically for sale in the duty-free / travel retail market
This category applies to pack designs where the number produced was limited, such as for a special production, occasion or season.
This category refers to a new or refreshed packaging design created for an existing product and introduced to the market after February 1, 2019. A picture or sample of the previous packaging must be supplied along with a description of what changes have been made and why
Packaging for a new product launched after February 1, 2019.
This is a packaging design that carries through and unites a range or ‘family’ of different products from one producer or brand.
The overall design of the glass or PET bottle: shape, colour, functionality and any embossing, decorative finishes, coatings or direct printed elements as well as visual appeal.
The judging process
Our internationally experienced judges focus on two core features
- Every entrant receives their unique tasting note from our expert tasting panel
- Every winner is included in Effervescence, the new international publication “Celebrating Champagne & Sparkling Wine”
- Every winning bottle’s photograph is presented on www.worlddrinksawards.com
- Every winner’s tasting notes and producer information are presented on www.worlddrinksawards.com
- Every winner is available to purchase through our unique global affiliate scheme network via the www.worlddrinksawards.com ‘buy now’ online purchase option
- Presentation of all winners at the beginning of the summer season
- Press release to all specialist, trade and consumer media, and national and international press
- Detailed winners’ list presented to our global database of trade buyers
- Logos and certificates for all winners free of charge, with overall winners receiving their engraved glass trophy
For any enquiries regarding your shipments, please contact
email@example.com Anita Ujszaszi
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|Design||£169 + VAT each||£164 + VAT each||£159 + VAT each||£154 + VAT each|
|Taste or Design||£169 + VAT each||£164 + VAT each||£159 + VAT each||£154 + VAT each|
|Taste & Design||€315 each||€305 each||€295 each||€285 each|
|Design||€210 each||€205 each||€200 each||€195 each|
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|Taste & Design||$410 each||$395 each||$380 each||$365 each|
|Design||$280 each||$270 each||$260 each||$250 each|
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|Taste & Design||$460 each||$445 each||$430 each||$415 each|
|Design||$320 each||$310 each||$300 each||$290 each|
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Terms & conditions
All must be made online. Entries are only accepted on a completed online entry form with the appropriate entry fee.
Any entry form which arrives incomplete, late or illegible and any product which is late or damaged may be deemed invalid.
If an entry is withdrawn by the due date or disqualified, the entry fee will be returned subject to an administration charge of 50% of the entry fee. Products will be retained by the Organiser.
The judges’ decision on all matters is final.
The Organisers may, at their discretion, refuse to accept an entry.
The Organisers may alter the closing date for the awards, place an entry in the most appropriate style, rule that an entry may not compete or is ineligible to compete, or alter the date, time or place on or at which the awards are scheduled to take place.
The Chair of Judges has the power to disqualify any entry not deemed as meeting the entry criteria.
These rules are governed by the laws of the UK.
Please note: bottles will not be returned.
Our policy on unreturned bottles is as follows:
Opened bottles may be poured at trade and consumer events to promote the individual brand
Closed bottles may be distributed to individual charities on a case by basis, or presented for auction, all proceeds going to charity.