2018 Invite to Participate

We are pleased to invite your winery to participate in our upcoming 5th Annual Melbourne International Wine Competition (MIWC)  this June 24-25, 2018.  This international wine competition will be held in the heart of Melbourne.

The wine industry have continued to take notice by having a TRADE ONLY blind judging panel wine competition judging the wine by its category and actual price.   The retail store buyer, sommelier, restaurant beverage director, hotelier, distributor and importer will be our judges in Melbourne.   We feel these judges whose livelihood rely upon their skill set truly know what the consumer wants as they receive on a daily basis the feedback from the consumer of what is good and what will sell.

The Benefits

Recognition by the trade by winning an award bestowed upon you the Vintner.  The Award Winners will be able to use their awards (Double Gold, Gold, Silver, Bronze) in their marketing materials at no charge. The award winners will be listed in our online database. The results will be distributed to our international media partners as well as international importers who seek our counsel on what is best for its price.

About Us

Adam Levy is also known as the Alcohol Professor and a recognized liquor writer and judge. The Alcohol Professor has become a must read website about beer, wine and spirits by consumers and trade. Mr. Levy writes for other online and print media outlets and is a Contributing Editor for the USA Trade Magazine "Bar Biz Magazine".

As founder of the New York International Beverage Competitions he operates the 8th Annual New York International Spirits Competition held April 23rd, 2017  7th Annual New York International Beer Competition held February 12th, 2018 and 7th Annual New York International Wine Competition which takes place in May 5-6th 2017. Through his company All Spirits Events he organizes private and consumer tasting events throughout the country. Mr. Levy has a BA from Rutgers University and an EMBA from Baruch College, and currently sits on the Baruch College’s International Business Curriculum Advisory Board. He resides in the New York area with his dog Garrett Oliver.

How To Enter

The competition will be held in Melbourne on July 24-25, 2018 at RACV Club. We invite you to submit your wine to the Melbourne International Wine Competition through our website or our competition partner Enofile Online.

Please also feel free to contact us directly if you are a wine organization and or submitting 40 plus wines for additional support.

The cost to enter starts at AUD $100 online through Enofile Online.   The wines have to arrive by June 18th, 2018 to be judged.  Each submission is required to submit three sample bottles of 700-750ml.  Therefore for example four submissions would a total of 12 bottles shipped.

Where To Ship The Wine

Please ship your wine directly to Liquor Logistics whose information is below. Please also include your submission form in the box even if you are submitting online.

Liquor Logistics Pty Ltd.

C/O Melbourne International Spirits Competition

Unit 1, 365 Plummer Street,

Port Melbourne, Victoria 3207


Adam Levy