Top Reasons to Participate in the Berlin International Spirits Competition:

Expert Judging Panel

We’re the only Competition where all the judges are real trade buyers who are judging the by category and actual price. These judges are buyers around Europe including importers, distributors , liquor stores, restaurants, hotels and more.

Industry Exposure

This is an opportunity for you to place your product in front of working industry professionals in one of the biggest markets in the world. All of our judges buy for a living. Plus top winners will be showcased at our booth at Prowein March 2024 at no additional charge.

Brand Recognition

This is a wonderful opportunity for an established brand to reconnect and/or be rediscovered by the buying community in a true blind tasting.

Receive Physical Medal and Medal Image

Winners receive a physical 2″ medal as well as digital medal image at no charge for marketing purposes. Authorized stickers and medal license options for use on bottles and packaging.

Media Outreach

We work with our media sponsors to distribute the results to the trade and consumer. All the winners will be listed here on our website as well as top winners showcased with our media partner Drinks Intel Magazine. Top winners are also included in articles and coverage in our Professor Media Group including the Alcohol Professor as well as pairings on the Cheese Professor and The Chocolate Professor sites. The Professor Media Group has over 220,000 Unique visitors a month to our sites.

No Hidden Costs

We do not charge winning brands the use of their medals and images in their sales materials. Winners have the option of purchasing authorized stickers and medal image licenses for their bottles and packaging.

Cost Transparency

Communicating that there are no additional fees after product submission except for authorized stickers and medal image licenses on bottles and packaging.

Trade Show Highlights

Top winners are showcased at our Prowein booths March 2024 at no additional charge.

Editorial Recognition

Top Winners are featured in articles in our Professor Media Group Websites including the Alcohol Professor. Top winners are listed with our media partners including the industry trade magazine Drinks Intel based in Europe.