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Testimonials

“It's one of the most prestigious awards that we've ever won and we're the first English winery to have ever won this award so we're shocked, stunned but absolutely delighted.”Tamara Roberts CEO, Ridgeview Wine Estate
Awards Won: Winemaker of the Year 2018
“I've never had a lifetime achievement award before and, although it sounds horribly final, and I have no intention of hanging up my laptop anytime soon, I am immensely honoured.”Jancis Robinson Founder, JancisRobinson.com
Awards Won: Lifetime Achievement Award 2018
“It's fantastic to win an award like this because it's for communication, and at the end of the day that's what I do, it's what I've always done. I think communication is so important for wine because we have to tell the story behind wines to get consumers to appreciate, understand and to get really involved with wine.”Tom Cannavan Founder, Wine Pages
Awards Won: Wine Communicator of the Year 2018
“The IWSC is something that I've worked around and respected for a long time, so it's a real privilege to see the IWSC recognising what we do.”Tom Sandham Co-founder, Thinking Drinkers
Awards Won: Spirit Communicator of the Year 2018
“It means everything to us. We're a new brand. The idea that we came up with was we wanted to create just a great wine. A wine that we're proud of as a group, and I think this year's really solidified that and we're just so proud to be here [at the IWSC Annual Awards Banquet 2018].”Andy Anderson Winemaker, Takapoto Estate
Awards Won: New Zealand Wine Producer of the Year 2018
“It's fantastic [to win an IWSC award], because you know that you're up against so many fantastic producers in the market in the UK. This is a showcase for all the best wines in the world, so to be singled out as a producer of the year in any category is absolutely astonishing.”Alison Easton Head of Marketing, Beronia - Gonzalez Byass
Awards Won: Spanish Wine Producer of the Year 2018
“The awards help us to get great focus in the sales team and the marketing team, to get our message out there about making great spirits from grain to glass. It's a journey we've been on now for eight years and we're delighted every time we win another award for the quality of our products.”Jonathan Adnams Chairman, Adnams Copper House Distillery
Awards Won: Vodka Producer of the Year 2018
“The IWSC will definitely help grow our business going forward, it's an internationally recognised competition, it's got all our well-respected competitors in it and it's truly an honour for us to be recognised in this way.”Christian Seale R L Seale and Company
Awards Won: Rum Producer of the Year 2018
“IWSC awards are obviously treated extremely seriously by the industry, very very prestigious so winning something like this is a tremendous boost for our business.”David Croll Founding Partner, Kyoto Distillery
Awards Won: International Gin Producer of the Year 2018
“Vivino is one of the biggest innovators in the current wine industry, and the IWSC is a prestigious wine awards, so it felt like a natural fit that we should award wineries that go above and beyond.”Paul Jones UK Country Manager, Vivino
Awards Won: Sponsor - Winery Innovator of the Year

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Wine Paris 2019

Paris Expo Porte de Versailles - Halls 4 and 7.1 1 Place de la Porte de Versailles 75015 Paris - France

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