2018 Wine and Spirits Wholesalers of America Wine Tasting Competition

Entry Deadline: April 6, 2018
Categories: Wine Competitions
2018 Wine and Spirits Wholesalers of America Wine Tasting Competition
Venue / Location

Caesars Palace Las Vegas
Octavius Ballroom Exhibit Hall
3570 Las Vegas Boulevard South
Las Vegas, NV 89109

General Information

Judging and judging criteria for the Wine & Spirits Tasting Competition is managed by The Tasting Panel magazine and The Somm Journal, two of the most widely circulated trade publications in the beverage industry, reaching an audience of thousands of key decision-makers every month.
• Winners of the Competition will be announced on Wednesday, May 2 via the WSWA mobile app and will be posted on the Convention website wswaconvention.org.
• Best in Show winners will be invited to pour samples of their winning brands in the Augustus Ballroom Exhibit Hall on Wednesday, May 2 from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm. Detailed instructions will be provided to the winners, however a registered company representative must be present to pour for the tasting.
• All winners will receive ribbons and placards for display in their booth and/or suite.
• To enter, complete the Wine Tasting Competition Registration Form and/or the Spirits Tasting Competition Registration Form. To be eligible to participate, the brand must have company
representatives registered for the WSWA 75th Annual Convention & Exposition as an exhibitor or hospitality suite holder.

Entry Fees

$25.00 Per Product Entry Fee

Shipping Address / Drop Off Location

The following wholesalers will have pre-scheduled delivery times arranged with Freeman for alcohol delivery to the Caesars dock:

Breakthru Beverage Group
Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits
Johnson Brothers

If your wholesaler is other than those listed above you will need to contact Robyn Sholar with Freeman, robyn.sholar@freemanco.com or 404-253-6513 to provide your wholesalers information so that a delivery time can be arranged.

NOTE: The hotel cannot receive your alcohol samples. Alcohol can only be received on the Caesars dock by an authorized Freeman representative.