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Spirits Judges Press Release

The spirits portion of the 2014 Los Angeles International Spirits Competition comes to Fairplex May 19 - 20. More than 250 of the world’s finest, smoothest distilled beverages will compete for top honors in a variety of categories. It’s the Academy Awards for cocktails. The award-winning entries will be displayed at the 92nd anniversary of the L.A. County Fair, August 29 - September 28, 2014.

More than 3,000 wines vie for medals in the wine competition May 14 - 15. Complementing the Los Angeles International Wine and Spirits Competitions, the Los Angeles International Extra Virgin Olive Oil Competition takes place in March (Northern Hemisphere) and July (Southern Hemisphere) at the Sheraton Fairplex Hotel.