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NZ Winemaker awarded second World Pinot Noir trophy in a row
Tue 16 Oct 2018

NZ Winemaker awarded second World Pinot Noir trophy in a row

Scoop

New Zealand winemaker Andy Anderson has again beaten wines from the best in the world at London’s prestigious International Wine and Spirit Competition (IWSC) to take out the World’s Best Pinot Noir Trophy.

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VERMOUTH FORZUDO ROJO, PLATA EXCELENTE EN EL IWSC 2018
Tue 16 Oct 2018

VERMOUTH FORZUDO ROJO, PLATA EXCELENTE EN EL IWSC 2018

Forzudo

Vermouth Forzudo Rojo consigue la distinción más alta de los vermuts españoles en el IWSC 2018.

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Foxhole Gin
Tue 16 Oct 2018

Foxhole Gin

Warren Creative

Winner of a Silver IWSC 2018 Design Award, our branding and packaging for Foxhole Gin has helped this innovative English brand take the premium gin market by storm.

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Seagram’s Royal Stag Gets a Modern and Youthful New Look
Mon 15 Oct 2018

Seagram’s Royal Stag Gets a Modern and Youthful New Look

Business Wire India

The fresh new look of Royal Stag comes right in time as India’s favorite brand bags the 2018 Silver Award at the International Wine and Spirit Competition in the blended - no age stated category.

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Aldi is bringing back its chocolate wine this Christmas
Sun 14 Oct 2018

Aldi is bringing back its chocolate wine this Christmas

House Beautiful

This isn't just any old chocolate wine, this particular drink actually picked up a pretty fancy award – the 'Silver Outstanding' award at the International Wine & Spirit Competition in 2015.

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Aldi's chocolate wine back by popular demand
Thu 11 Oct 2018

Aldi's chocolate wine back by popular demand

Drinks Business

Last year the sweet wine scooped a silver medal at the International Wine and Spirit Competition.

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Cava makes a comeback with premium sparklers
Thu 11 Oct 2018

Cava makes a comeback with premium sparklers

Sussex Express

This is cava on a totally different level and was awarded a Gold medal by IWSC (International Wine & Spirit Competition) – no mean feat of achievement.

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Aldi has relaunched its chocolate wine
Mon 8 Oct 2018

Aldi has relaunched its chocolate wine

Metro

The Rubis chocolate wine first appeared on shelves last October, two years after it picked up a ‘Silver Outstanding’ award at the International Wine & Spirit Competition back in 2015.

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Aldi is bringing back its chocolate wine, just in time for Christmas
Mon 8 Oct 2018

Aldi is bringing back its chocolate wine, just in time for Christmas

Woman & Home

The supermarket launched the wine last Christmas and it proved so popular that its back for the second year in a row. Last year it was even awarded ‘silver outstanding’ for quality in the International Wine and Spirit Competition.

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INTERNATIONAL WINE & SPIRIT COMPETITION 2018 – TROPHY WINNERS
Fri 5 Oct 2018

INTERNATIONAL WINE & SPIRIT COMPETITION 2018 – TROPHY WINNERS

Wine Mag

Here are the SA wines to win trophies at the International Wine & Spirit Competition 2018.

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Aldi is selling chocolate wine for Christmas and we’re here for it
Fri 5 Oct 2018

Aldi is selling chocolate wine for Christmas and we’re here for it

Marie Claire

It was awarded ‘silver outstanding’ for quality in the International Wine and Spirit Competition, so we’re sold.

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Gold And Silver At IWSC 2018
Fri 5 Oct 2018

Gold And Silver At IWSC 2018

Wine.co.za

This year we submitted three wines to the International Wine and Spirit Competition (IWSC). We were exhilarated to find out at Cape Wine this month that we had been awarded one gold and two silver medals for our entries!

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What we'll be drinking in 2019: classic cocktails, pisco – and gin (with a twist)
Fri 5 Oct 2018

What we'll be drinking in 2019: classic cocktails, pisco – and gin (with a twist)

The Telegraph

There is a huge amount of competition in the gin market: at the 2018 International Wine And Spirit Competition this year over 600 different gins were entered, outstripping the number of Scotch whiskies for the first time.

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Aldi has launched a fancy chocolate wine for Christmas – and it's the ultimate sweet treat this winter
Thu 4 Oct 2018

Aldi has launched a fancy chocolate wine for Christmas – and it's the ultimate sweet treat this winter

OK!

The wine earned a’Silver Outstanding’ award for quality in the International Wine and Spirit Competition – not too bad for a supermarket wine.

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Brock grad wins top international wine award for third time
Thu 4 Oct 2018

Brock grad wins top international wine award for third time

The Brock News

A graduate of Brock’s Oenology and Viticulture program has once again been recognized for his winemaking at one of the most revered and influential wine competitions in the world.

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Waverley Hills Organic Wine Claims International Trophies at IWSC and Michelangelo Championships
Wed 3 Oct 2018

Waverley Hills Organic Wine Claims International Trophies at IWSC and Michelangelo Championships

Southern Vines

WAVERLEY HILLS ORGANIC WINE ESTATE in Tulbagh has just been named winner of two globally prominent awards, one of which is the trophy for Best International Organic Wine at the 2018 International Wine & Spirit Competition (IWSC).

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IWSC AWARDS 2018 – LOOK WHAT WE’VE WON!
Tue 2 Oct 2018

IWSC AWARDS 2018 – LOOK WHAT WE’VE WON!

Carmelita Wine

This week we’ve had news of more medal success for Carmelita. The results from the International Wine and Spirits Competition (IWSC) 2018 are out and our wines are amongst the winners.

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Uncle Nearest Debuts Nathan Green 1870, Single Barrel; The Premium Whiskey Has Chosen The U.K. To Launch Its Inaugural Selection
Tue 2 Oct 2018

Uncle Nearest Debuts Nathan Green 1870, Single Barrel; The Premium Whiskey Has Chosen The U.K. To Launch Its Inaugural Selection

Benzinga

In a few short months since introducing the U.K. to Uncle Nearest Premium Whiskey, they've won the American Whiskey Masters and the International Wine and Spirit Competition.

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The golden age
Mon 1 Oct 2018

The golden age

Bar Magazine

Bars and brands react to the resurgence in popularity for rum.

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Kilikanoon's Oracle Shiraz crowned best in the world at IWSC 2018
Mon 1 Oct 2018

Kilikanoon's Oracle Shiraz crowned best in the world at IWSC 2018

Kilikanoon

Kilikanoon’s Oracle Shiraz has taken home the Trophy for the best Shiraz at this year’s International Wine and Spirit Competition (IWSC).

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