Regional Wine Review®

Our annual Regional Wine Review celebrates the distinctiveness and diversity of wines from the far corners and heartland of the U.S. This review features wines from the Midwest, Southwest, Southeast and Northeast. Let us do the heavy lifting for your local brand. Your local buyers might help your sales, but Tastings.com offers a international platform to build your brand. We will be showcasing the finest expressions of regionally-produced wine and we invite you to submit your best. This is a once-a-year invitation only. Be sure to enter before the deadline of March 1st for Midwest wines and December 1st for other regions.

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Midwest Deadline is March 1st

Deadline for NE, SE, SW & West Regions is December 1st

  • Ship us: two 750ml (or equivalent) bottles
  • Mailing Address: 4849 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Suite 304, Chicago, IL 60630
  • Fax or Email form to: deadlines@tastings.com - 773-930-4598
  • Entry Fees: $125 per wine, $175 per wine for out-of-schedule reviews, $225 per wine for 15-business-day Priority Review. Volume discounts available.
  • Any questions? Call our office: 773-930-4080 or email us at: bti@tastings.com

Wine Category Schedule

Every month we feature a campaign to showcase wine categories. See our calendars to choose your month. You can also enter any wine at anytime using our out-of-schedule review option. Our annual tasting schedules allow this flexibility for producers.


US SCHEDULE
WORLD SCHEDULE

World Wine Championships Schedule

Domestically Produced Wines Only
All products must be registered by the 1st and received by the 15th.
  • January 1st

    Registration Deadline


    Sample Deadline Jan. 15


    Release date: Feb. 15

    • US Red & White Bordeaux Varietals

    Cabernet Sauvignon • Merlot • Petite Verdot • Malbec • Cabernet Franc • Red Meritage & All Bordeaux Blends

    • New Releases/Out-of-Schedule
  • February 1st

    Registration Deadline


    Sample Deadline February 15


    Release date: Mar. 15

    • US Chardonnay
    • New Releases/Out-of-Schedule
  • March 1st

    Registration Deadline


    Sample Deadline March 15


    Release date: Apr. 15

    • US Summer Whites
    • Midwest Wine Challenge®

    IL • OH • WI • MI • MN • MO • IN • IA • KS • NE

    • Willcox Wine Country Wine Competition
    • Flavored Wine & Wine Cocktails
    • New Releases/Out-of-Schedule
  • April 1st

    Registration Deadline


    Sample Deadline April 15


    Release date: May. 15

    • Rosé
    • US Pinot Noir & Pinot Gris
    • US Zinfandel, All Italian & Spanish Varietals

    Zinfandel • Tempranillo • Barbera • Sangiovese • Dolcetto • Nebbiolo • All Varieties & Blends

    • New Releases/Out-of-Schedule
  • May 1st

    Registration Deadline


    Sample Deadline May 15


    Release date: Jun 15

    • US Rhone Varietals

    Syrah • Petite Sirah • Grenache • Cinsault • Roussanne • Marsanne • Viognier All Varieties & Rhone Blends

    • Eco-Friendly Wine Challenge®
    • New Releases/Out-of-Schedule
  • June 1st

    Registration Deadline


    Sample Deadline June 15


    Release date: Jul. 15

    • US Sweet • Dessert • Fortified • Late Harvest & Fruit Wines
    • US Sparkling Wines
    • World Sake Challenge®
    • New Releases/Out-of-Schedule
  • July 1st

    Registration Deadline


    Sample Deadline July. 15


    Release date: Aug. 15

    • US Red & White Bordeaux Varietals

    Cabernet Sauvignon • Merlot • Petite Verdot • Malbec • Cabernet Franc • Red Meritage All Varieties & Blends

    • New Jersey Wine Competition
    • New Releases/Out-of-Schedule
  • August 1st

    Registration Deadline


    Sample Deadline Aug. 15


    Release date: Oct. 1

    • World Value Wine Challenge® - A competition for wines $20 retail and under

    Price Categories:
    $20 & under
    $15 & under
    $10 & under
    $8 & under

    • Priority Wines
  • September 1st

    Registration Deadline


    Sample Deadline Sept. 15


    Release date: Oct. 15

    • US Chardonnay
    • Stellar Cellar Selection®

    A competition to find the most cellar-worthy red & white wines, must be over $20 retail

    • New Releases/Out-of-Schedule
  • October 1st

    Registration Deadline


    Sample Deadline Oct. 15


    Release date: Nov. 15

    • New & Innovative Wines
    • US Aromatic Whites

    Sauvignon Blanc • Riesling • Pinot Grigio • Moscato • Semillon • Chenin Blanc • Gewurtztraminer • White Meritage & All Blends

    • US Sparkling Wines
    • Natural Wine Review®
    • US Zinfandel • Italian & Spanish Varietals

    Zinfandel • Tempranillo • Barbera • Sangiovese • Dolcetto • Nebbiolo All Varieties & Blends

    • New Releases/Out-of-Schedule
  • November 1st

    Registration Deadline


    Sample Deadline Nov. 15


    Release date: Dec. 15

    •US Sweet • Dessert • Fortified • Late Harvest & Fruit Wines
    • US Pinot Noir & Pinot Gris
    •World Mead Challenge®
    •Celebrity Sips: Wine
    •New Releases/Out-of-Schedule
  • December 1st

    Registration Deadline


    Sample Deadline Dec. 15


    Release date: Jan. 15 2020

    •US Rhone Varietals
    •Regional Wine Review®

    • NE: CT, MA, MD, NH, NY, NJ, PA, RI, VT

    • SE: GA, KY, MS, NC, SC, TN, VA, WV

    • SW & West: AZ, NM, OK, TX, CO, ID, MT, NV, UT, WY, KS, NB, SD, ND

    • Private Label Wine Review
    • New Releases/Out-of-Schedule
    • Wine Packaging Competition

    Bottle • Label • Gift Box • Case • Case Series • Label Series • Accessory • Novelties • Equipment • Glassware

World Wine Championships Schedule

Internationally Produced Wines Only
All products must be registered by the 1st and received by the 15th.
  • January 1st

    Registration Deadline


    Sample Deadline Jan. 15


    Release date: Feb. 15

    • Argentina
    • Chile & South America

    Wines of Chile • Brazil • Ecuador • Peru • Uruguay

    • New Releases/Out-of-Schedule
  • February 1st

    Registration Deadline


    Sample Deadline Feb. 15


    Release date: March. 15

    • France
    • Italy
    • New Releases/Out-of-Schedule
  • March 1st

    Registration Deadline


    Sample Deadline Mar. 15


    Release date: April 15

    • Flavored Wine & Wine Cocktails
    • Special Imported Wine Tasting
    • New Releases/Out-of-Schedule
  • April 1st

    Registration Deadline


    Sample Deadline April. 15


    Release date: May 15

    • Rosé
    • Sparkling & Champagne
    • New Releases/Out-of-Schedule
  • May 1st

    Registration Deadline


    Sample Deadline May 15


    Release date: June 15

    • Australia
    • New Zealand
    • Eco-Friendly Wine Challenge®
    • Special Imported Wine Tasting 2
    •New Releases/Out-of-Schedule
  • June 1st

    Registration Deadline


    Sample Deadline June 15


    Release date: July 15

    • World Sake Challenge®
    • Argentina
    • Chile & South America

    Wines of Brazil • Ecuador • Peru • Uruguay

    • New Releases/Out-of-Schedule
  • July 1st

    Registration Deadline


    Sample Deadline July 15


    Release date: Aug. 15

    • Spain & Portugal - Still Wines
    • Sherry, Port & Madeira Wines
    • New Releases/Out-of-Schedule
  • August 1st

    Registration Deadline


    Sample Deadline Aug. 15


    Release date: Sept. 15

    •World Value Wine Challenge® A competition for wines $20 retail and under

    Price Categories:
    $20 and under
    $15 and under
    $10 and under
    $8 and under

    • Priority Wines
  • September 1st

    Registration Deadline


    Sample Deadline Sept. 15


    Release date: Oct. 15

    • Stellar Cellar Selection®
    • France
    • Italy
    • New Releases/Out-of-Schedule
  • October 1st

    Registration Deadline


    Sample Deadline Oct. 15


    Release date: Nov. 15

    • New & Innovative Wines
    • Sparkling & Champagne
    • Natural Wine Review®
    • New Releases/Out-of-Schedule
  • November 1st

    Registration Deadline


    Sample Deadline Nov. 15


    Release date: Dec. 15

    • World Mead Challenge®
    • Canada
    • Celebrity Sips: Wine
    • International Sweet, Dessert, Fortified, Late Harvest & Fruit Wines

    Dessert • Fortified • Late Harvest • Fruit Wines • All International Styles & Regions

    • New Releases/Out-of-Schedule
  • December 1st

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    Registration Deadline


    Sample Deadline Dec. 15


    Release date: Jan. 15 2020

    • Private Label Wine Review
    • Australia
    • New Zealand
    • South Africa
    • New Releases/Out-of-Schedule
    • Wine Packaging Competition

    Bottle • Label • Gift Box • Case • Case Series • Label Series,Accessory • Novelties • Equipment • Glassware


Terms of Use

By entering by form, you agree to abide by the terms of our competition rules and usage policy: http://trade.tastings.com/info/policy

Payments

We accept credit card, check or wire transfer payment. Checks should be payable to Tastings.com. Wire transfers: Contact: deb@tastings.com. Foreign wires require $30 fee payable in US Dollars. Any related shipping charges will be charged to credit card on file. Results will not be released until full payment is received.

Results Package

A copy of your results will be emailed to you. All reviews are published on individual product pages on Tastings.com for 3 years. Your entry agreement allows the right to feature the review on Tastings social media. Your package will contain Point-Of-Sale options to buy stickers and shelf-talkers. An option to license the Tastings logo for print, digital or TV media is also included.

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