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International wine &
spirit competition

Rewarding
excellence for
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WHO WE ARE

The aim of the IWSC is to award excellence in international wines and spirits worldwide, encouraging recognition for quality drinks.

The IWSC, also known as the International Wine & Spirit Competition, sets the international benchmark for quality. For half a century the International Wine & Spirit Competition has been recognising and rewarding the very best wines and spirits in the world. Today we have hundred of global experts judging our awards for seven months of the year. We have moved the centre of our wine judging operation to an iconic venue in Chinatown in the heart of London. We are also proud to have a dedicated spirits tasting venue and cellar.

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

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

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IWSC results unveil key spirits trends of the year

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IWSC results unveil key spirits trends of the year

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IWSC rocks at 50th anniversary awards gala

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IWSC rocks at 50th anniversary awards gala

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WSET and IWSC announce Future 50 Awards list

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WSET and IWSC announce Future 50 Awards list

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Brexit and the IWSC – how will I be affected?

Brexit may be edging closer but we’ve got you covered with this expert guide to getting your bottles in front of our judges.

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All events

21 January

French Wine Discoveries London

The Leonardo Royal London Tower Bridge Hotel, 45 Prescot Street, E1 8GP

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10 - 12 February

Wine Paris 2020

Paris Expo, Porte de Versailles

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15 - 17 March

ProWein 2020

Convention Center Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf, Germany

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25 March

Wines (North Hemisphere) Group Shipping

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25 March

Vermouth Group Shipping

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25 March

Wine Based Flavoured (Except South Africa) Group Shipping

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IWSC 50th Anniversary Blended Malt Scotch Whisky
How do IWSC awards influence buying?
Meet the IWSC wine judges
IWSC Spirits Tasting 2019
What makes an award-winning wine?
What makes an award-winning spirit?
IWSC's top spirits trends of 2019
Spirits Artwork & Bottle Design winner: Mermaid Gin