CATAD’OR WORLD SPIRITS AWARDS

The second edition of CATAD'OR WORLD SPIRITS AWARDS will take a place in parallel to the 27th CATAD'OR WORLD WINE AWARDS between Monday, October 31 to Thursday, November 3, 2022.

CATAD'OR WORLD WINE AWARDS with 27 years of experience is the oldest and the most prestigious international wine and spirits competition in Latin América. The event taking place in Santiago of Chile, the 4º largest wine exporter in the world and the 1º producer of pisco, has the high patronage of the OIV, the International Union of Oenologist, and the ANAIAE, and is the only Ibero-American competition that is a member of VINOFED.

CATAD'OR WORLD SPIRITS AWARDS bring together an export international jury dedicated exclusively to spirits who evaluate in blind tasting and award medals and special trophies by category.



MEDALS AND TROPHIES

The products are evaluated in blind tastings and can aspire to the following recognitions:

Great Gold Medal (reference 93 points or more)
Gold Medal (reference 89 to 92.9 points)
Silver Medal (reference 85 to 88.9 points)

SPECIAL TROPHIES

Best Spirit
Best Pisco
Best Gin
Best Cachaça
Best Sake
Best Producer
Best in category*
*Category with a minimum of 20 samples participating in the competition.


CATEGORIES

Agave spirits (Tequila, Mezcal)
Asian drinks (Sake, Shochu, Baijiu, Soju, others)
Cocktails (Sour, RTD, Frozen)
Distilled Flavored Spirits
Fruit spirits
Grape spirits (Brandy, Pisco, Grappa, Singani)
Liqueurs & Creams (Sweet Liqueurs, Bitters, Vermouth, Creams)
Other distilled spirits (Gin, Vodka, Moonshine)
Sugarcane or molasses spirits (Rum, Cachaça)
Whiskey/Whisky (American, Irish, Japanese, Scotch, others)
Others

PRIVATE ACCOUNT
EVALUATION REPORT, STATISTICS, HISTORY

Thanks to a modern technological platform, Catad'Or delivers a complete report on the evaluation of each product presented in the private account of each participating company, there you can also download diplomas, certificates and digital medals, and view general statistics competition. This private account stores the historical record of all previous editions.








HOW TO PARTICIPATE


ONLINE REGISTRATION - CREATION OF A PRIVATE ACCOUNT
Create a private account and save all the history of your participations:
Register your company: Complete the online registration form at www.catador.cl/enroll and you will receive an email with your password.
With your access password, log into your private account and start registering the products online. To finish you must select SEND PRODUCTS TO COMPETITION.
You will then receive your invoice, payment instructions, and sample delivery manual by email.
The online registration form is available in English and Spanish on our website.



STEP 2  

SENDING SAMPLES

NATIONAL SAMPLES

INTERNATIONAL SAMPLES

NATIONAL
1. Send 3 bottles per sample registered in appropriate and labelled packaging.

INTERNATIONAL
1. Send 2 bottles per sample registered in a suitable packaging, labelled and accompanied by a Certificate of Free Trade issued by your country of origin (the certificate can be sent by email).

2. Attach a proforma invoice.
Write for the Catad’Or World Spirits Awards, consigning “samples of no commercial value”.

3. Address your samples to: Catad’Or World Spirits Awards
Volcán Tupungato 839 Parque Industrial Lo Boza Pudahuel, Santiago - Chile
Contact:
Roberto Olmos |+56 9 7210 8266 | rolmos@catador.cl | concurso@catador.cl



NOTE:
Please send the samples in advance and send to rolmos@catador.cl the list of registered products to notify SAG authorities, in order to expedite the customs clearance entry of samples to Chile. A Catad’Or executive will accompany you throughout the process until the samples have been received in our warehouses.

HELP DESK
Roberto Olmos | +56 9 7210 8266 | rolmos@catador.cl | concurso@catador.cl



IMPORTANT DATES


Registration
From March 1 to October 14, 2022

Deadline for receipt of samples
Between July 13 and September 24, 2022

Tasting sessions
Monday, October 31 to Thursday, November 3, 2022

Awards ceremony and results
Saturday November 05, 2022

After the award ceremony, participants will be able to download their official certificate and learn about the detailed evaluation of their registered products from their private online account. In addition, they will be able to access the general statistics of the competition.

PARTICIPATION FEE


NATIONAL
The registration of national products has a value of CLP $ 108,000 + VAT per sample.


DISCOUNTS
10% early registration discount before August 26: $97,200 + VAT per sample
15% discount from 5 to 10 samples: $91,800 + VAT per sample
25% discount from 11 samples: $81,000 + VAT per sample

INTERNATIONAL
The registration of international products has a value of USD $ 130 per sample. Taxes and customs not included.

DISCOUNTS
From 1 to 4 samples: Full rate
From 5 to 10 samples: 10% discount
11 samples or more: 20% discount

FOR MORE INFORMATION
SOFÍA LE FOULON +56 9 9817 8719
slefoulon@catador.cl

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