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Edinburgh Gin & Scotland Top Prestigious International Wine & Spirit Awards
Fri 29 Jul 2016

Edinburgh Gin & Scotland Top Prestigious International Wine & Spirit Awards

Scotland Food & Drink

Scotland’s fastest growing gin brand, Edinburgh Gin, has this week won four prestigious awards at the 2016 International Wine and Spirit Competition (IWSC).

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County finds a taste for premium gin
Fri 29 Jul 2016

County finds a taste for premium gin

The Northern Echo

NORTH Yorkshire has long been known for its real ales and mineral waters. Now it is developing a reputation for a more potent beverage after being identified as the second biggest contributor to the UK’s rising premium gin sales, with 64,188 more litres – equivalent to 800 bath tubs – selling at bars than last year.

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What Elephants Reach for When They Really Need a Drink
Fri 29 Jul 2016

What Elephants Reach for When They Really Need a Drink

OZY

Sophie Andriamalala had been saving the bottle for over a year. It was a gift for her 30th birthday from a friend on a trip to South Africa — you couldn’t find it in Madagascar, where Andriamalala had been living for five years. The plan was to finally crack it open one Saturday with me and our friend Kate. A long-awaited treat! We gathered at her house in anticipation, tired of drinking the cheap rum Madagascar is famous for. But when we opened the brown bottle of Amarula, with its gold label printed with a big, bull elephant, and poured the first glass, it came out in curdled clumps. The cream liqueur had spoiled, despite the lack of an expiration date.

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Aldi’s Own Label Whiskies Beat Off Competition From More Expensive Brands At IWSC Awards
Fri 29 Jul 2016

Aldi’s Own Label Whiskies Beat Off Competition From More Expensive Brands At IWSC Awards

KamCity

The growing strength of the discounter’s own label offering was highlighted again this week after five of Aldi’s whisky lines picked up medals at the International Wine and Spirits Challenge (IWCS) awards, beating off competition from whiskies costing over three times the price.

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Van Ryn’s distillery bags world's best brandy title
Fri 29 Jul 2016

Van Ryn’s distillery bags world's best brandy title

EWN

Nearly 90 countries entered the competition while each sample is judged according to its class.

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Kavalan Shines at International Wine and Spirits Competition
Thu 28 Jul 2016

Kavalan Shines at International Wine and Spirits Competition

PR Newswire

Taiwan whiskymaker surpasses 190 gold medals

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Winners announced in IWSC spirits competition
Wed 27 Jul 2016

Winners announced in IWSC spirits competition

Bar Magazine

The winning spirits in this year’s International Wine & Spirit Competition (IWSC) have been announced, with entrants from 60 countries around the world.

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anCnoc Black Hill Reserve wins silver at IWSC Awards
Wed 27 Jul 2016

anCnoc Black Hill Reserve wins silver at IWSC Awards

DFNI

Single Malt Scotch whisky brand anCnoc has announced its travel-retail exclusive Black Hill Reserve has become a Silver winner at the 47th annual International Wine & Spirit Competition (IWSC) 2016. The company said “exciting news” for the expression will be revealed at the TFWA World Exhibition in Cannes this October.

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It's a vine time for English wine
Fri 3 Jun 2016

It's a vine time for English wine

The Local (Bourne)

We may never match the huge pot of gold-medal-winning wines of Champagne, but with a record breaking seven gold medals handed out by the International Wine and Spirit Competition, there's plenty to celebrate ahead of this year's English Wine Week.

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Why it has been a corking year for English wine
Thu 2 Jun 2016

Why it has been a corking year for English wine

Dorking Advertiser

It is a fine time for the English vine. Sam Wylie-Harris discovers England's on sparkling form as English Wine Week touches down.

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It's a vine time for English wine
Thu 2 Jun 2016

It's a vine time for English wine

Haverhill Echo

We may never match the huge pot of gold-medal-winning wines of Champagne, but with a record-breaking seven gold awards handed out by the International Wine & Spirits Competition, there's plenty to celebrate ahead of this year's English Wine Week (May 28 to June 5).

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It's a vine time for English wine
Thu 2 Jun 2016

It's a vine time for English wine

Sussex Free Press

We may never match the huge pot of gold-medal-winning wines of Champagne, but with a record-breaking seven gold awards handed out by the International Wine & Spirits Competition, there's plenty to celebrate ahead of this year's English Wine Week (May 28 to June 5).

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Bubbly Bonanza
Thu 2 Jun 2016

Bubbly Bonanza

Sheerness Times Guardian

We may never match the huge pot of gold-medal-winning wines of Champagne, but with a record-breaking seven gold awards handed out by the International wine and Spirits Competition (IWSC), there's plenty to celebrate ahead of this year's English Wine Week.

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Bubbly Bonanza
Thu 2 Jun 2016

Bubbly Bonanza

Folkestone and Hythe Express

We may never match the huge pot of gold-medal-winning wines of Champagne, but with a record-breaking seven gold awards handed out by the International Wine and Spirits Competition (IWSC), there's plenty to celebrate ahead of this year's English Wine Week.

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Bubbly Bonanza
Thu 2 Jun 2016

Bubbly Bonanza

Sittingbourne News Extra

We may never match the huge pot of gold-medal-winning wines of Champagne, but with a record-breaking seven gold awards handed out by the International Wine and Spirits Competition (IWSC), there's plenty to celebrate ahead of this year's English Wine Week.

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It's a vine time for English wine
Thu 2 Jun 2016

It's a vine time for English wine

Worthing Advertiser

We may never match the huge pot of gold-medal-winning wines of Champagne, but with a record-breaking seven gold awards handed out by the International Wine & Spirits Competition, there's plenty to celebrate ahead of this year's English Wine Week (May 28 to June 5).

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It's a vine time for English wine
Tue 31 May 2016

It's a vine time for English wine

Wigan Evening Post

We may never match the huge post of gold-medal-winning wines of Champagne, but with a record-breaking seven gold awards handed out by the International Wine & Spirits Competition, there's plenty to celebrate ahead of this year's English Wine Week (May 28 to June 5).

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England sparkles as top wine spot
Mon 30 May 2016

England sparkles as top wine spot

Dorset Echo

English wines won a record-breaking seven gold awards at the recent International Wine ad Spirits Competition - it's time to find out more. This week is English Wine Week - so there's never been a better time to celebrate home-grown talent.

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Beautiful British wine hits shelves
Sat 28 May 2016

Beautiful British wine hits shelves

Worcester News

With a record-breaking seven gold awards handed out by the International Wine &Spirits Competition (IWSC), there's plenty to celebrate during this year's English Wine Week, which runs until Sunday, June 5.

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A vine selection
Sat 28 May 2016

A vine selection

Selby Times

We may never quite match the incredible pot of gold-medal-winning wines of Champagne, but with a record-breaking seven gold awards handed out by the International Wine & Spirits Competition (IWSC), there's plenty to celebrate ahead of this year's English Wine Week (May 28 to June 5).

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