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Each week we publish stories about the best wines and spirits, our experts, upcoming events, and beverage industry news. And, don't miss our new IWSC Insights series, where we take an in-depth look into drinks businesses and markets around the world. Looking for recommendations? Visit our consumer website Club Oenologique to read our top 10s and reviews.

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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

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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Scotch Whisky Producer 2019: Whyte & Mackay

Founded in Glasgow in 1844 by Charles Mackay and James Whyte, Whyte & Mackay is one of Scotland’s most enduring whisky producers

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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

“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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IWSC whiskies auctioned for coronavirus charity work

Whiskies blended for the 500th anniversary of Scotch whisky will be auctioned by Whisky.Auction to support those affected by COVID-19

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Meet the maker: Barb Grossenbacher, Edelwhite Gin

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

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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

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

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Meet the makers: Paul and Cheryl Sharrocks, Stockport Gin

In 2018, husband and wife team Paul and Cheryl Sharrocks converted their garage into a gin distillery to found Stockport Gin

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