ENTRIES FOR THE 2019 SOMMELIERS SELECTION COMPETITION ARE CLOSED.​

1.    COMPLETE YOUR ENTRY


•    Entries are closed.


2.  WINES


•    All wines must be market ready
•    All wines must be final bottled product
•    No tank or barrel samples will be accepted
•    A minimum of 300 bottles x 750ml must be available on site on day of results
•    Minimum quantity not applicable to Cellar Selection
•    We welcome vintage diversity in all categories
•    We reserve the right to move wine into a more suitable category if deemed appropriate.


 3. ENTRY FEE:


•    R995-00 per wine entered (ex VAT) (price has stayed the same as 2018)
•    An invoice will be sent to participants on receipt of entry form, payment due within 7 days
•     Invoice will be sent by Elaine Maritz – elaine@finleys.co.za
•    A proof of payment must be mailed directly to Elaine - elaine@finleys.co.za 
•    Payment Details:


DnA Events
Investec Private Bank
Acc no: 10011895466
Branch Code: 580 105


4. SAMPLES


•    4 x 750 ml bottles of each wine
•    3 x 375 ml of Stickies and Fortified
•    6 x bottles of Beer
•    2 x bottles of Spirits


5. DELIVERIES

 

•    Wines to be delivered Monday 2 September 2019: 10h00 – 15h00 ONLY
o    Wines to be delivered to 
Joostenberg Deli & Bistro, R304, Stellenbosch, 7600 
•    Please deliver to the events venue behind the Bistro.
•    Map: http://www.joostenberg.com/contact.html
•    Each case must be clearly marked for The Sommeliers Selection
•    All wines must be packed and sealed into a box with the category clearly marked on the box.


6. LISTED WINES


•    R 3 500 & 12 bottles payable per Listed wine
•    This includes:

o    2000 Necktags and 2000 Stickers OR:
o    4000 x Stickers only
o    (Extra Stickers and Necktags can be purchased at a cost of R375/1000)


7. AWARDS, THE PUBLIC & TRADE TASTINGS:


•    Awards: Wednesday 9 October
o    Café Roca, Franschhoek, 14h00 – 16h00
•    Public & Trade Tastings:
o    Media & Trade: 16h00 – 18h00
o    Public Event: 18h00 – 21h00
•    Cape Town – Tsogo Sun, Sun Square – 11 October 
•    Johannesburg –Tsogo Sun - Hyde Park – Wednesday 16 October 
•    Durban – Tsogo Sun - The Beverly Hills – 25 October 

8. EXPOSURE & WINNING PERKS:


•    3 or more social media campaigns specifically featuring your listed wines
•    Wine List sent to our extensive restaurant and trade database.
•    Wines to be shown at 3 Regional trade & public shows
•    Wines to be recognised as SS wines on the Tsogo Sun wine list
•    A Selection of Listed Wines to be listed at Roca Restaurant – Franschhoek
•    A Selection of Listed Bubbles & Rosé and Whites to be listed at Café Marilyn- Franschhoek
•    A Selection of Listed wines to be listed at Café Roca – Franschhoek
•    15% off all Stand fees for the following festivals:
o    The Chocolate Festival

o    Beer, Bubbly & Wine
o    The Johannesburg Cap Classique & Champagne Festival
o    The Durban Cap Classique & Champagne festival
o    Any other festivals owned by DNA Events.

9. DISQUALIFICATION RULE


•    All wines received must adhere to the WSB certification
•    Any wines not adhering to the terms & conditions will be automatically disqualified
•    The Judge’s decision is final

 


 

ABOUT US:

Welcome to the first South African wine competition judged solely by a panel of South Africa’s Top Sommeliers, in categories moulded around that of a wine list. 

CONTACT US:

Tel: +27 84 207 3820

Email: info@thesommeliersselection.co.za

FRANSCHHOEK, SOUTH AFRICA

© 2019 by Tamaleki