IWC Sake Judging 2023

The International Wine Challenge (IWC) Sake division has grown exponentially since it was founded in 2007, making it the largest and most influential event of the Sake Review Board outside of Japan. IWC 2023 judging took place on the 24th – 27th of April. 1,601 sakes have been entered to the competition and 63 sake experts from all over the world gathered in Kia Oval London to decide the award winners.

On 18th of May, the medal winners were announced. All of these award-winning sakes are shown on IWC official website.

The final trophy winner will be disclosed on the 23rd of May, and the IWC Champion sake will be announced on the 4th of July during the IWC Awards Dinner at The Hurlingham Club.