Decanter Asia Wine Awards 2019 judging week begins

by Olivia Mason

Image credit: Sylvia Wu
Image credit: Sylvia Wu

Almost 60 wine professionals from 14 different countries have gathered in Hong Kong for Decanter Asia Wine Awards 2019 judging week.

This morning, Tuesday 3 September, saw the start of Decanter Asia Wine Awards (DAWA) 2019 judging week, which runs from 3 – 6 September.

During the week a total of 3,183 wines from 34 countries will be judged by 56 wine experts, including Masters of Wine and Master Sommeliers from across Asia.

This year we welcome new Vice Chair Hiroshi Ishida alongside returning Vice Chairs Jeannie Cho Lee MW, Sarah Jane Evans MW, Li Demei, Andrew Jefford, Michael Hill-Smith MW and Poh Tiong Ch’ng to oversee the 2019 competition.

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