how to enter

WINE COMPETITION

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​Eligibility and Conditions:
  1. Any commercial wine produced by a professional winery may be entered
  2. There is no limit to the number of entries
  3. No wine may be entered in the same year in more than one category
  4. Wines entered in previous competitions are welcome
  5. The Competition reserves the right to photograph any entry and reproduce it in catalogs, posters, publications or on our website, and in publicity issued by the Competition
  6. Awards will be made on a merit basis. The judges will not grant an award when, in their opinion, a entry is not worthy of an award
  7. Each wine entry will, within reason and at the discretion of the Managing Director, be evaluated within a peer group of similar wines. However, the Competition reserves the right to re-categorize wines in light of the number of entries received.
Shipping Wine From Within the U.S.:
  • Enclose five (5) 750 ml bottles per entry.
  • Include a copy of your completed entry form in your shipment.
  • Write on the boxes: “Sample materials, Not for resale. Glass enclosed.”
  • For shipments of more than one box, mark each box: “Box 1 of 4,” “Box 2 of 4,” etc.
  • Send your wine shipment to:

    San Francisco International Wine Competition Warehouse

    Pier 50, Shed A

    San Francisco, CA 94158

    PHONE: +1 (415) 345-9000

View shipping information from outside the U.S.

LABEL DESIGN COMPETITION

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Label Design Competition Eligibility and Conditions:
  1. Label Designs for any commercial wine may be entered.
  2. There is no limit to the number of entries.
  3. The Competition reserves the right to photograph any entry and reproduce it in catalogs, posters, publications or on our website, and in publicity issued by the Competition.
  4. Awards will be made on a merit basis. The judges will not grant an award when, in their opinion, an entry is not worthy of an award.
Shipping Wine From Within the U.S.:
  • For Tasting Competition, enclose five (5) 750 ml bottles per entry.
  • Label Design Competition entrants should send one (1) bottle per Individual Entry; for Series Entries, one (1) bottle of each product in the series.
  • Include a copy of your completed entry form in your shipment.
  • Write on the boxes: “Sample materials, Not for resale. Glass enclosed.”
  • For shipments of more than one box, mark each box: “Box 1 of 4,” “Box 2 of 4,” etc.
  • Send your wine shipment to:

    San Francisco International Wine Competition Warehouse

    Pier 50, Shed A

    San Francisco, CA 94158

    PHONE: (415) 345-9000

View shipping information from outside the U.S.