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USBG Prosecco DOC Cocktail Competition

Prosecco Doc Competition

Applications are now open for the USBG Prosecco DOC Cocktail Competition!

The USBG, in conjunction with Prosecco DOC, is excited to announce the launch of the National Prosecco Week Cocktail Competition. This competition invites bartenders to submit a cocktail recipe featuring Prosecco DOC to honor the Consorzio Tutela Prosecco DOC and to celebrate the upcoming 7th edition of National Prosecco Week.

Prosecco DOC isn’t just for toasting; it’s a versatile and dynamic ingredient in mixology, and we want to see your fresh take on it!

To Enter: 

  • Submit your original Prosecco DOC cocktail and complete the Prosecco DOC quiz via the online application form by Monday, May 6, 2024 at 11:59 PM (Pacific)
  • Recipe must contain a minimum of 3 oz of Prosecco DOC. Any brand of Prosecco may be used, as long as it is labeled as a product of Italy and is marked as Prosecco DOC. (Be sure NOT to use any other type of sparkling wine, including Conegliano Valdobbiadene DOCG, Asolo Prosecco DOCG, etc.)
  • The total volume of all ingredients in the recipe shall be a minimum of three (3) ounces and may not exceed eight (8) ounces of liquid
  • Total combined alcoholic ingredients must be equivalent to no more than 3 oz. at 40% alc./vol. (total alcohol equivalent to less than 1.2 oz. at 100% alc./vol.)


  • Recipes will be scored on flavor analysis (40 points), craft (30 points), and originality (30 points)
  • Based on the Judges’ scores, one (1) Winner will be determined through an anonymous judging process
  • The next ten top-scoring competitors (the “Top Ten”) will advance to the Social Media Blitz phase for a chance to be named the People’s Choice Winner


  • Both the Overall Winner and People’s Choice Winner will receive a $1000 gift card to an online retailer to expand their bar tools collection. In addition, the Overall Winner may be asked to travel to Los Angeles, New York, or Chicago during National Prosecco Week to showcase their winning cocktail during a Guest Bartending Shift

Click here to review the full Terms & Conditions for the USBG Prosecco DOC Cocktail Competition. 

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About National Prosecco Week

National Prosecco Week is the largest nationwide celebration of Prosecco DOC, occurring on an e-commerce and retail scale from June 24th to June 30th, 2024. The campaign includes a comprehensive digital media and marketing program, strategic media partnerships, influencer activations, consumer-facing events, and finally, the Prosecco DOC Cocktail Competition. Throughout the competition, Prosecco DOC is looking forward to fostering relationships with key industry bartenders in top and upcoming US markets. For more information about National Prosecco Week, please click here.

Who / What is Prosecco DOC? 

The Consorzio di Tutela Prosecco is an institution which aims to coordinate and manage the Denomination of Controlled Origin. It was founded on November 19, 2009, shortly after Prosecco was recognized as a Denomination of Controlled Origin on July 17, 2009. The Consorzio di Tutela Prosecco DOC aims to unite producers, growers, winemakers, and sparkling wine producers voluntarily to foster the development of the Denomination and endure adherence to official product specifications.



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