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Gold award win for gin for Coastal Distillery in Mablethorpe
Thu 15 Nov 2018

Gold award win for gin for Coastal Distillery in Mablethorpe

Louth Leader

Coastal Distillery based in Mablethorpe - the makers behind Lincolnshire’s Dam Raider Gin - has won a gold medal in the International Wine and Spirit Competition 2018.

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International Wine & Spirit Competition, Cantina di Soave produttore dell'anno - I PREMI
Thu 15 Nov 2018

International Wine & Spirit Competition, Cantina di Soave produttore dell'anno - I PREMI

Cronache di Gusto

C'è come sempre (ed è una piacevole consuetudine) un pizzico di Italia alla premiazione del concorso International Wine & Spirit Competition che quest'anno ha raggiunto l'edizione numero 49.

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World's best spirits showcased in Manila
Tue 13 Nov 2018

World's best spirits showcased in Manila

Philstar

Glenmorangie, one of the most awarded whiskies, took pride in its Glenmorangie Signet, the 2016 Whisky of the Year. The brand also showcased its Glenmorangie Lasanta 12, a gold medal awardee in the International Wine and Spirit Competition.

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Step inside Tishbi, where the wine – and chocolate – are flowing
Tue 6 Nov 2018

Step inside Tishbi, where the wine – and chocolate – are flowing

From the Grapevine

Tishbi also produces brandy, and Oshra tells us that in 1996, their first year of production, a Jonathan Tishbi three-year-old brandy won the gold medal for worldwide Best Brandy and the Domecq Trophy at the International Wine and Spirit Competition in London.

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Diemersdal’s ‘Frozen’ Sauvignon Blanc a finalist in IWSC’s Winery Innovator of the Year
Tue 6 Nov 2018

Diemersdal’s ‘Frozen’ Sauvignon Blanc a finalist in IWSC’s Winery Innovator of the Year

WineLand

A Sauvignon Blanc made by fermenting juice that had been frozen during harvest five months earlier has led to Diemersdal Wine Estate in Durbanville being one of two finalists in this year’s Winery Innovator in the International Wine & Spirits Competition (IWSC).

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Cotswolds Single Malt Whisky worth the wait!
Sat 3 Nov 2018

Cotswolds Single Malt Whisky worth the wait!

Whisky Intelligence

Featuring lavender grown locally to the distillery, the gin was named Best London Dry in the World Gin Awards 2016 and secured the top Gold Outstanding medal in the IWSC the following year.

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The week that was
Fri 2 Nov 2018

The week that was

Harpers

Adam Lechmere, general manager at the International Wine & Spirit Competition (IWSC), pointed out this morning, as net exporters, spirits and beer are thought of as “inherently British industries”, while the British wine industry “doesn’t get viewed in the same way given its position as a net importer”.

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City bar to ride on Riverland success
Fri 2 Nov 2018

City bar to ride on Riverland success

Brand South Australia News

The North Adelaide expansion comes just two years after the distillery began operating out of Twenty Third Street in Renmark, a century-old landmark in the Riverland. Since then, Twenty Third Street Distillery’s signature gin has taken home awards in the 2017 San Francisco World Spirits Competition, 2017 International Wine & Spirit Competition and the 2017 New York International Spirits Competition, among others.

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Tullamore Dew Sees 9% Sales Rise
Fri 2 Nov 2018

Tullamore Dew Sees 9% Sales Rise

Food for Thought

In 2017, Tullamore Dew was awarded Brand Innovator of the Year at the Icon of Whiskey Awards for its dedication to new innovations such as Tullamore Dew XO Rum Cask, whilst this year the brand won the Worldwide Whiskey Trophy at the International Wine & Spirits Competition for its 18 Year Old Single Malt – an award not won by an Irish whiskey since 2009.

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Accolade sparkling head and wine icon Ed Carr on launching Tasmanian fizz onto the world stage
Thu 1 Nov 2018

Accolade sparkling head and wine icon Ed Carr on launching Tasmanian fizz onto the world stage

Harpers

In 2016, Arras won the Best Wine in Show at three capital city wine shows, trumping every still wine in the country and last year was named the Best Australian Producer at the International Wine and Spirit Competition in the United Kingdom.

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Wine Talk: Wine is memories
Thu 1 Nov 2018

Wine Talk: Wine is memories

The Jerusalem Post

Earlier this year, the Yarden Cabernet Sauvignon 2014 won a gold medal at the International Wine and Spirit Competition in London. It was a praiseworthy result not only because gold medals are exceedingly rare for Israel at the IWSC, but it also proved a reminder of an event 31 years ago that signaled the rise of Israeli wine for the first time.

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Yorkshire Start-Up Distillery Wins Gold In Prestigious International Competition
Mon 29 Oct 2018

Yorkshire Start-Up Distillery Wins Gold In Prestigious International Competition

Business Up North

A Yorkshire-based distillery has won an international award for the design of its pioneering gin bottle.

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Gold medal for Brighton Gin’s artwork and bottle design
Thu 18 Oct 2018

Gold medal for Brighton Gin’s artwork and bottle design

The Morning Advertiser

The multi-award-winning Brighton Gin has added another accolade to its trophy cabinet after judges voted its design as “an outstanding example”.

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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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El Dorado 12 Year Old Rum: Why Not Give the Gift of Liquid Gold to Your Golden One This Christmas?
Tue 16 Oct 2018

El Dorado 12 Year Old Rum: Why Not Give the Gift of Liquid Gold to Your Golden One This Christmas?

My News Desk

This special rum was awarded Silver at the 2017 International Wine & Spirits Competition (IWSC), achieved the Rum Trophy and Gold Medal Outstanding at the 2015 IWSC as well as being awarded Gold Medal Outstanding in the 2014 and 2013 IWSC.

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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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