AWARD

AWARD

Selected List of Accomplishments

International Competitions: IWC=International Wine Challenge / JOY OF SAKE (U.S. National Sake Appraisal)
Kura Master (France Sake Concours) / CINVE International Contest

2018 IWC (UK) Regional Trophy (Junmai Daiginjo category), Gold Medal (Junmai Ginjo category)
JOY OF SAKE (USA) Second Grand Prix (Junmai category), 3 Gold Medals, amongst others
Kura Master (France) 2 Platinum Medals (Junmai Daiginjo category), Gold Medal (Junmai Daiginjo category)
Sake Selection (Belgium) Platinum Medal (Junmai Ginjo category), 3 Gold Medals
2017 IWC (UK) Gold Medal (Junmai category), 3 Silver Medals, amongst others
JOY OF SAKE (USA) 4 Gold Medals, 3 Silver Medals, amongst others
Kura Master (France) 2 Platinum Medals, 3 Gold Medals
2016 IWC (UK) Silver Medal (Junmai Daiginjo category), Silver Medal (Daiginjo category), amongst others
JOY OF SAKE (USA) Emerald Award, 2 Silver Medals, amongst others
2015 IWC (UK) Silver Medal (Junmai Daiginjo category), Silver Medal (Junmai category), amongst others
JOY OF SAKE (USA) 3 Gold Medals
2014 IWC (UK) Silver Medal (Daiginjo category), Bronze Medal (Junmai Ginjo category), amongst others
JOY OF SAKE (USA) 3 Gold Medals, Silver Medal
2013 IWC (UK) Silver Medal (Junmai category), Bronze Medal (Junmai Daiginjo category), amonst others
JOY OF SAKE (USA) Second Grand Prix (Junmai Daiginjo category), 3 Gold Medals
2012 IWC (UK) Bronze Medal (Junmai Daiginjo category), Commended (Daiginjo category), amongst others
JOY OF SAKE (USA) Top 3 (Junmai Ginjo category), 3 Gold Medals
2011 IWC (UK) 4 Silver Medals
JOY OF SAKE (USA) Gold Medal (Junmai Daiginjo category), Silver Medal (Junmai Daiginjo category)

Domestic Competitions:

2018 National Sake Appraisal Gold Medal
Sake Competition First Place, Japan Airlines Prize (Junmai Ginjo category), Third Place (Junmai Daiginjo category), amongst others
Fine Sake Awards Top Gold Medeal (two categories)
114th Noto Master Brewers
Association Sake Appraisal
Craftman’s Award (First Prize in Ginjo category)
2017 National Sake Appraisal Gold Medal
Sake Competition First Prize (Junmai category), Second Prize (Junmai category), amongst others
Fine Sake Awards Top Gold Medal, Gold Medal
113th Noto Master Brewers
Association Sake Appraisal
Ishikawa Prefectural Governor’s Award (Second Prize in Ginjo category)
Slow Food Japan
(Heated Sake Competition)
Gold Medal (Junmai category)
2016 National Sake Appraisal Gold Medal
Sake Competition Second Prize (Super Premium category), amongst others
Fine Sake Awards Top Gold Medal, Gold Medal
112th Noto Master Brewers
Association Sake Appraisal
Ishikawa Prefectural Governor’s Award (Second Prize in Ginjo category)
Slow Food Japan
(Heated Sake Competition)
Gold Medal (Junmai category)
G7 Ise-Shima Summit Working Lunch Toasting Sake
2015 National Sake Appraisal Gold Medal
Sake Competition Second Prize (Junmai category), Fourth Prize (two categories), amongst others
Fine Sake Awards Top Gold Medal, Gold Medal
111th Noto Master Brewers
Association Sake Appraisal
Craftman’s Award (First Prize in Ginjo category)
Slow Food Japan
(Heated Sake Competition)
Gold Medal (Junmai category)
2014 National Sake Appraisal Gold Medal
Sake Competition Fourth Prize (Freestyle category), Fifth Prize (Junmai Daiginjo category), amongst others
Fine Sake Awards Top Gold Medal, Gold Medal
110th Noto Master Brewers
Association Sake Appraisal
Prefectural Brewing Association President’s Award (Third Prize in Ginjo category)
Slow Food Japan
(Heated Sake Competition)
Gold Medal (Junmai category)
2013 National Sake Appraisal Gold Medal
Sake Competition First Prize (Junmai Ginjo category – kuramoto), Fourth Prize (Junmai Daiginjo category – general), amongst others
Fine Sake Awards Gold Medal
2012 National Sake Appraisal Gold Medal
Sake Competition Tomohiro Uchiyama ‘Newcomer Master Brewer’ Award, Second Prize (Junmai category), amongst others
Slow Food Japan
(Heated Sake Competition)
Gold Medal
Fine Sake Awards Gold Medal
2011 National Sake Appraisal Gold Medal
Fine Sake Awards Gold Medal (2 categories)
Slow Food Japan
(Heated Sake Competition)
Gold Medal (2 categories)