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IWSC announces premium bartop producer Talis as official sponsor of the Brandy Producer Trophy
IWSC news

Thu 7 May 2020

IWSC announces premium bartop producer Talis as official sponsor of the Brandy Producer Trophy

A high performing bartop for luxury wines and spirits brands, Talis by Cork Supply has been announced as an official sponsor of the IWSC

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Brexit and the IWSC – how will I be affected?
IWSC news

Mon 3 Feb 2020

Brexit and the IWSC – how will I be affected?

Brexit has officially happened – so what now? We’ve got you covered with this expert guide to getting your bottles in front of our judges

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IWSC goes to Wine Paris
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Mon 13 Jan 2020

IWSC goes to Wine Paris

IWSC will be showcasing the best of French wines at the leading international trade fair in February

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Outstanding Achievement in the Scotch Whisky Industry: David Stewart MBE
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Fri 27 Dec 2019

Outstanding Achievement in the Scotch Whisky Industry: David Stewart MBE

David Stewart’s pioneering techniques have had a profound impact on the production methods used today, and he has developed a number of award-winning whiskies enjoyed by drinkers all over the world

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Pongrácz Blanc de Blancs limited edition packaging celebrates 50th anniversary of IWSC
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Thu 19 Dec 2019

Pongrácz Blanc de Blancs limited edition packaging celebrates 50th anniversary of IWSC

Leading South African Méthode Cap Classique producer Pongrácz was established in 1990 in the Western Cape of South Africa

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Lifetime Achievement Award: Christine Parkinson
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Wed 18 Dec 2019

Lifetime Achievement Award: Christine Parkinson

Meet our Lifetime Achievement award-winner 2019, veteran wine and sake buyer and educator Christine Parkinson

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A note from our 2019 President
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Wed 11 Dec 2019

A note from our 2019 President

As IWSC President Sir George Fistonich passes the baton to his successor, we spoke to him about his past year as President, the wine world, and his thoughts on the future

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A new partnership and a new committee member as the IWSC opens for 2020
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Thu 5 Dec 2019

A new partnership and a new committee member as the IWSC opens for 2020

As the IWSC opens for entries, it is delighted to announce a new collaboration with Steven Spurrier, one of the world’s most eminent wine professionals, and with the Académie du Vin Library

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IWSC rocks at 50th anniversary awards gala
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Fri 29 Nov 2019

IWSC rocks at 50th anniversary awards gala

London’s ancient Guildhall rocked last night as the IWSC celebrated its 50th anniversary with a gala banquet that lasted well into the small hours

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WSET and IWSC announce Future 50 Awards list
IWSC news

Thu 28 Nov 2019

WSET and IWSC announce Future 50 Awards list

The WSET and IWSC have announced the final Future 50 Awards list at the IWSC’s Annual Awards Banquet

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