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Announcing our Scotch & Worldwide Whisky Tasting & Award Ceremony

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IWSC WHISKY PRODUCER SHORTLIST

Our 2021 shortlist for the whisky producers revealed

Our 2021 shortlist for the whisky producers revealed View the shortlist

" The response to our award from gin drinkers in Finland and further beyond was fantastic, and our sales over the years have grown over five-fold. "

Miika Lipiäinen  /  Kyrö Distillery, Finland  /  Gold and silver medals 2019

" IWSC is the pinnacle. We work hard to encourage brands to join our portfolio, so for them to see that we’ve won this award is very helpful. "

David Hood  /  Spirit Cartel, UK  /  Spirits Distributor 2019

" IWSC helped us to realise that we were on the right track at such an early and influential time in our growth as a craft spirits producer. "

Michael Harris  /  Mountain Distilling Company, Australia  /  Gold 2019

" When we’re talking to new partners, having this award to say that our spirits are great quality makes a difference when at the negotiation table. "

Nick Ravenhall  /  ATOM Brands, UK  /  UK Gin Producer 2019

" There are a lot of spirits competitions out there these days. Pretty soon we might even need a competition for the best competitions! If ever such a day arrived, it’s a safe bet that the IWSC would take home a 'double gold'. "

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The IWSC is the world’s largest and most influential spirits awards

Whether you're looking for expert, impartial evaluation, benchmarking or generating trade and consumer interest - we're here to help. The International Wine & Spirit Competition has over 50 years of experience, world-renowned judges, an innovative and market-driven approach and we give feedback on all entries. Enter IWSC's international spirit awards to get your spirits noticed.

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Millie Milliken announced as IWSC's Spirits Communicator of the Year

Following last night’s Awards Ceremony in Edinburgh, where Millie Milliken was named our 2022 Spirits Communicator of the Year, the IWSC caught up with her to find out a bit more about what this award means to her.

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IWSC reveals winners of coveted Scotch Whisky and Worldwide Whiskey Producer Trophies

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IWSC reveals winners of coveted Scotch Whisky and Worldwide Whiskey Producer Trophies

At last night's IWSC Scotch & Worldwide Whisky Awards Ceremony the winners of the coveted Scotch Whisky and Worldwide Whisky Producer Trophies were announced

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IWSC reveals 2021 trophy shortlist for top spirit producers

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IWSC reveals 2021 trophy shortlist for top spirit producers

The IWSC unveils the shortlists for the Spirit Producer Awards, which recognise the best distilleries across the world

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IWSC announces shortlist for Scotch Whisky Producer and Worldwide Whiskey Producer Trophies

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IWSC announces shortlist for Scotch Whisky Producer and Worldwide Whiskey Producer Trophies

Ahead of our Award Ceremony on Thursday 21 October, the IWSC has unveiled the shortlists for two of the most prestigious accolades in the world of whisky.

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Spirits Communicator 2022 shortlist

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Spirits Communicator 2022 shortlist

We are delighted to announce our shortlist for the 2022 Spirits Communicator of the Year award.

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Scotch & Worldwide Whisky Tasting & Awards Ceremony announced

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Scotch & Worldwide Whisky Tasting & Awards Ceremony announced

This October, the IWSC is returning to Scotland for a stunning tasting and celebration dinner.

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2021 Spirits Trophy winners announced

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2021 Spirits Trophy winners announced

We are delighted to announce our IWSC 2021 spirits trophy winners.

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Results are out for the biggest spirits judging in IWSC history

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Results are out for the biggest spirits judging in IWSC history

The results are out for the IWSC’s biggest spirits judging in history, over 80 experts tast over 4,000 spirits.

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