SUNSET Magazine, the leading media brand of the Western lifestyle, is proud to announce the launch of the Sunset International Spirits Competition. With the number of subscribers, demographic of the Sunset Magazine reader base and amount of social media followers this competition will be a must-enter for all spirit producers desiring exposure to a perfect audience.
The esteemed judging panels represent large volume buyers, influential media, successful distillers and other professionals from the spirits category.
Winners will benefit from significant Sunset media promotion through print, web, social media, PR, and events. Results for the new competition will be announced in the March/April special spirits-focused issue. All gold and above winners will receive medals. All medal winners will receive license free graphics of their winning awards(s).
The Sunset Magazine International Spirits Competition will take place on October 20th and 21st in Santa Rosa, CA and the deadline for submission is October 16th. To enter your product, please fill in our online entry form.
Reasons to Enter
Frequently Asked Questions
The registration fee is $345 per on-line entry / $195 Mixers and Pre-Mixed Cocktails.
No, all submissions must go through our online system for better and more accurate tracking and communication.
The final deadline for entries and spirits delivery is October 16, 2020.
An official entry shall consist of two bottles per entry for 750 ml and larger. For sizes less than 750 ml, please submit three bottles per entry.
The judging will take place October 20-21 in Sonoma County, CA.
The winners will be announced in Sunset Magazine’s March/April issue.
Please ship spirits directly to the address below. Entries MUST arrive no later than October 16, 2020. Download pre-addressed shipping labels.
Sunset International Spirits Competition
c/o Wine Country Shipping
7686 Bell Road
Windsor, CA 95492