2023 Canned Challenge

Entry Deadline: October 28, 2023
2023 Canned Challenge
Venue / Location

Denver, CO

General Information

Judging – October 28, 2023

The Canned Challenge is the world’s first professionally judged competition to define excellence in canned alcoholic drinks. The Canned Challenge Tasting Contest will be conducted double-blind by a prestigious panel of mixologists, bartenders, beverage professionals, sommeliers buyers, and trade members.

The Canned Challenge Packaging and Design Contest will be juried by a committee of art directors, designers, and retailers, focusing on critical elements that help a brand stand out.

Tasting Contest
Please supply 8-12 OZ cans (or the equivalent of 96 ounces).

Packaging and Design Contest
Please supply 1 can for Individual Packaging and Design, or 1 Can Each for Your Canned Series Entry.

Hard Seltzer
Spiked Spritzers
Premixed / Ready to Drink Cocktails
Non-Alcoholic Mixers
Non-Alcoholic Cocktails-New
CBD Infused
Hard Cider
Hard Kombucha
Packaging Design

Entry Fees

Per Entry Fee – $110.00 Online Offline (Paper)

Shipping Address / Drop Off Location

Wine Country Network, Inc (Canned)
390 Interlocken Crescent, Suite 350
Broomfield, CO 80021
Tel (303) 665-0855

We accept daily shipments from FED-EX, UPS and DHL. Deliveries by hand should be made between 10:00am to 5pm (Monday to Friday).

Required – 8-12 oz. or equivalent

Prizes / Awards / Medals / Ribbons

All Winners will receive a die-cast award medal Royalty free artwork
Judges notes
Actual scores (upon request)
Follow up public relations campaign and editorial Marketing Assets for purchase