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Etiquette Customers Win Awards for their Magnificent Products! (and Labels)
Etiquette

Thu 26 Jul 2018

Etiquette Customers Win Awards for their Magnificent Products! (and Labels)

What a fantastic week it has been for customers of Etiquette Labels. We are delighted that Belton Farm, Joseph Heler, Deerness Distillery and Llaethdy Llyn have all won awards at various food and drink shows across the country.

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Firkin Gin wins three awards at 2018 IWSC
Rubber Lips PR

Thu 26 Jul 2018

Firkin Gin wins three awards at 2018 IWSC

Firkin Gin has won three silver awards at the 2018 International Wine & Spirits Competition (IWSC). Now in its 49th year, the competition aims to award excellence in wines and spirits worldwide, encouraging recognition for quality products.

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Scotch strides: gin fizzes
BBC News - Scotland Business

Thu 26 Jul 2018

Scotch strides: gin fizzes

For Diageo, Scotch whisky matters a lot. It accounts for 25% of sales. And for Scotch whisky, Diageo matters too. It controls 40% of the industry. So it's worth paying attention when the London-based distilling giant puts out its annual upsum of the financials and market trends.

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As gin outshines Scotch at famous drink awards, here's why it's so in vogue
Xpose.ie

Thu 26 Jul 2018

As gin outshines Scotch at famous drink awards, here's why it's so in vogue

For the first time ever, there were more gin entries than whisky at the world-leading International Wine & Spirit Competition (IWSC) 2018, with more than 600 entries – nearly a 50% increase from last year’s 400.

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IWSC spirits competition announces winners and key trends
Bar magazine

Thu 26 Jul 2018

IWSC spirits competition announces winners and key trends

The winning spirits in the International Wine & Spirit Competition (IWSC) have been announced, revealing some of the key progressive spirits categories set to dominate for the year ahead.

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2018 IWSC results for Australian gin
The Gin Queen

Thu 26 Jul 2018

2018 IWSC results for Australian gin

We’ve already celebrated our Australian gins’ success at the San Francisco World Spirits awards and the Spirit Business Spirits Masters, but now we turn out attention to the results of the International Wine and Spirits Competition (IWSC), which were announced this week.

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Liverpool bar wins major award for its world class alcohol at International Wine and Spirit Competition 2018
Liverpool Echo

Wed 25 Jul 2018

Liverpool bar wins major award for its world class alcohol at International Wine and Spirit Competition 2018

The bar has been awarded the accolade from the prestigious International Wine and Spirit Competition.

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Awards show spirits industry is alive and kicking
Scottish Field

Wed 25 Jul 2018

Awards show spirits industry is alive and kicking

The International Wine & Spirit Competition has honoured a total of 502 Scots spirits.

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Whitby Gin Wins International Awards
Yorkshire Coast Radio

Wed 25 Jul 2018

Whitby Gin Wins International Awards

Whitby Gin has received two International Awards, only four months after launching.

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Scotland has a stupendous selection of spirits
Scottish Field

Wed 25 Jul 2018

Scotland has a stupendous selection of spirits

Scotland’s fine spirits were the toast of the world at the International Wine & Spirit Competition.

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Amaro Montenegro Awarded Second Consecutive Gold Medal at 2018 International Wine & Spirits Competition
PR Newswire

Wed 25 Jul 2018

Amaro Montenegro Awarded Second Consecutive Gold Medal at 2018 International Wine & Spirits Competition

Amaro Montenegro was once again honored with a Gold medal in the Bitters category at the 2018 International Wine & Spirits Competition (IWSC), which sets worldwide benchmarks for quality and excellence in wines, spirits and liqueurs.

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Vodka ja viina maailmankartalle! Suomalaistuotteet pokkasivat palkintoja juoma-alan ”Oscareissa”
MTV.fi

Tue 24 Jul 2018

Vodka ja viina maailmankartalle! Suomalaistuotteet pokkasivat palkintoja juoma-alan ”Oscareissa”

Vodka and wine on the world map! Finnish products coveted prizes in the "Oscar" beverage sector.

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Scottish Gins carry away medals at the International Wine & Spirit Competition
The Scottish Gin Society

Tue 24 Jul 2018

Scottish Gins carry away medals at the International Wine & Spirit Competition

A super selection of Scottish Gin makers are celebrating after picking up medals at an international spirit awards ceremony.

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WE'VE WON AUSTRALIA'S BEST WHISKY!
Archie Rose Distilling Co.

Tue 24 Jul 2018

WE'VE WON AUSTRALIA'S BEST WHISKY!

A full year ahead of its scheduled launch, a work-in-progress cask sample of Archie Rose Distilling Co.’s Rye Malt Whisky was judged Australia’s Best Whisky, winning Gold at the International Wine & Spirit Competition (IWSC) in London.

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I gin Collesi premiati a Londra all'IWSC 2018
Beverfood

Tue 24 Jul 2018

I gin Collesi premiati a Londra all'IWSC 2018

Dalla patria del gin, il Regno Unito, arrivano le tre nuove medaglie per i Gin Collesi. Proprio lunedì 23 luglio a Londra sono stati annunciati i risultati dell’ultima edizione dell’International Wine & Spirit Competition (IWSC 2018), dove Collesi ha riscosso una medaglia per ciascuno dei suoi tre gin candidati.

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Archie Rose win Australia’s Best Whisky
Hospitality Magazine

Tue 24 Jul 2018

Archie Rose win Australia’s Best Whisky

Sydney’s Archie Rose Distilling Co.’s Rye Malt whisky has been dubbed the best in Australia after winning gold at the international Wine and Spirit Competition in London.

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Suffolk distiller in high spirits after scooping international award
Eastern Daily Press

Tue 24 Jul 2018

Suffolk distiller in high spirits after scooping international award

Southwold-based Adnams scooped the coveted Vodka Trophy at this year’s International Wine and Spirit Competition (IWSC) for the second time.

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Cask 88 Scottish Folklore Whisky Series Strikes Gold at IWSC
Digital journal

Tue 24 Jul 2018

Cask 88 Scottish Folklore Whisky Series Strikes Gold at IWSC

A 45 Year Old Ben Nevis 1972 Single Malt, with a design inspired by the Scottish legend of the Cù-Sìth, has earned a Gold Award for taste in the 30 - 45 year old category at the 2018 International Wine & Spirit Competition.

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Wakefield gin brand scoops top award
The Yorkshire Post

Tue 24 Jul 2018

Wakefield gin brand scoops top award

The International Wine & Spirit Competition (IWSC) awarded Nightingale’s West Riding Dry Gin a silver medal in its class and a second silver medal in the Gin & Tonic category.

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Eleventh heaven as society wins whisky awards
Scottish Field

Tue 24 Jul 2018

Eleventh heaven as society wins whisky awards

The Scotch Malt Whisky Society has won Cask Strength, Scotch Whisky of the Year.

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