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An interview with Ryan Chetiyawardana
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Ter 2 Jun 2020

An interview with Ryan Chetiyawardana

The man behind some of the world’s most acclaimed bars of the last decade, Ryan Chetiyawardana – or Mr Lyan, as he is more widely known – was last year crowned IWSC Spirits Communicator of the Year

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IWSC spirits judging all set for July
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Seg 1 Jun 2020

IWSC spirits judging all set for July

As lockdown restrictions begin to ease over the coming weeks, this year’s spirits judging is set to begin at IWSC’s headquarters in the UK from Monday 13 July

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Top 10 tequilas and mezcals for Cinco de Mayo
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Seg 4 Mai 2020

Top 10 tequilas and mezcals for Cinco de Mayo

Tequila and mezcal both play a major role in the Cinco de Mayo celebrations - celebrate the right way this year with a bottle or two of award-winning spirits

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Rum Producer 2019: RL Seale & Company
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Ter 28 Abr 2020

Rum Producer 2019: RL Seale & Company

You could say that RL Seale & Company is a hard act to follow, having won this very award in 2018

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Top 5 English whiskies
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Qui 23 Abr 2020

Top 5 English whiskies

In celebration of St George’s Day, we’ve got five top-scoring whiskies from IWSC 2019, all distilled in England

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Vodka Producer 2019: Zubrowka
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Seg 6 Abr 2020

Vodka Producer 2019: Zubrowka

Whether it’s known as ‘bison-grass vodka’, ‘16th-century vodka’ or even ‘healthy vodka’, this brand certainly knows how to steal the show

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UK Gin Producer 2019: Atom Brands
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Sex 3 Abr 2020

UK Gin Producer 2019: Atom Brands

No compromises, no cornercutting and only the best is the simple philosophy Atom Brands abides by in order to create its exceptional range of craft spirits

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Meet the maker: Barb Grossenbacher, Edelwhite Gin
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Qui 26 Mar 2020

Meet the maker: Barb Grossenbacher, Edelwhite Gin

IWSC talks to award-winning Swiss producer Barb Grossenbacher of Edelwhite Gin, which holds our Gin and Tonic Trophy 2019

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Worldwide Whiskey Producer 2019: Irish Distillers
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Ter 17 Mar 2020

Worldwide Whiskey Producer 2019: Irish Distillers

Not content with winning this coveted title once, Irish Distillers has retained its place as the world’s leading whiskey producer

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Interview: Raissa de Haas, Double Dutch
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Sex 6 Mar 2020

Interview: Raissa de Haas, Double Dutch

Natural ingredients and innovative flavour pairings are the key to a great mixer, says Raissa de Haas, co-founder of the premium mixer brand Double Dutch

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