FineWaters Summit & Tasting Competition in Guangzhou, China 2017

  • FineWaters Summit 2017
  • Taste & Design Competition 2017
  • WaterExpo 2017
Fine Waters Summits have been held in Barcelona 2008, Vidago 2011 Shanghai 2013 and Los Angeles 2015
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Will be held in conjunction with the Water Tasting Competition in Guangzhou June 14 – 15, 2017.
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Program 2017
We are in the process to develop the program. We will announce the speakers soon.
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TASTE and DESIGN competition approved by the Fine Water Society in multiple categories June 16 - 17, 2017
COMPETITION 2017 #finewaterscompetition2017
JURY 2017
A jury of 5 international water sommeliers and experts will be announced soon.
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TASTE & Design AWARDS 2017
Gold, Silver and Bronze Awards for Design and Taste in multiple categories.
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WaterExpo 2017
Premier and largest Water Exhibition in China and the perfect venue for visibility and traction in the Chinese market. .
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Canton Fair has the longest history, the largest scale, the most complete exhibit variety in China.
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For a larger presence at WaterExpo booth space is available please contact ALEX for special consideration.
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Previos Tasting Competition in 2016

  • JURY
  • Taste
  • Design

FineWaters and the Fine Water Society in collaboration with the WaterExop Guangzhou conducted the 2nd International Fine Water Tasting Competition in Guangzhou from 29th of June to July 1st, 2016.

What was different with this competition?
This was the first water tasting competition approved by the Fine Water Society with a set of rules and regulations that will set the standard of such competitions for the category in the future.

Fine Water Society approved 5 international judges with professional water tasting background.

Water Sommelier at Patina Restaurant Group in Los Angeles, and one of the world’s foremost water sommelier.
Sommelier at the Buenos Aires Winemakers Center with degree in wine, tea and water.
South Korea
Professor, Food Service Management Dept. Hotel &Tourism College, Kyung-Hee University, Seoul Korea.
John Zhu
Has been working with premium water since 2008 and has been the Co-Founder and CMO of Purelogica.
Creator and publisher of FineWaters, a web site portal that is the definitive voice for water connoisseurs

The International Water Tasting and Design Competition was held at WaterExpo 2016 in Guangzhou, June 29 to July 1, 2016.

Here are the winners of the TASTE AWARDS:

STILL | Super Low Minerality
GOLD - Ice Swan (Chile) & Svalbardi (Norway)
SILVER - Iceland Springs
BRONZE - Veen (Finland)
STILL | Low Minerality
GOLD - Antipodes (New Zealand) & Hawaiian Springs (USA)
SILVER - Clear Alascan Glacial (USA)
BRONZE - Aqua Pacific (Fiji)
STILL | Medium Minerality
GOLD - Iskilde (Denmark)
SILVER - Ustronianka (Poland)
BRONZE - 383 Kopjary Water
SPARKLING | Added Carbonation
GOLD - Cisovianka Perlage (Poland) & Sole (Italy)
SILVER - Lurisia (Italy)
BRONZE - 22 Artesian
SPARKLING | Natural Carbonation
GOLD - ORO (Macedonia)
SILVER - Guitig (Ecuador)
BRONZE - ROI (Slovenia)

The International Water Tasting and Design Competition was held at WaterExpo 2016 in Guangzhou, June 29 to July 1, 2016.

Here are the winners of the DESIGN AWARDS:

GLASS Presentation
GOLD - ROI (Slovenia)
SILVER - Svalbardi (Norway)
BRONZE - Guitig (Ecuador)
PET Presentation
GOLD - Jackson Springs
SILVER - Serra da Graciosa (Brazil)
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