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De Bortoli wins at the International Wine & Spirit Competition
Fri 16 Nov 2018

De Bortoli wins at the International Wine & Spirit Competition

The Shout

De Bortoli Wines has won the inaugural Winery Innovator of the Year trophy at the International Wine and Spirit Competition (IWSC), being recognised for the unique packaging on its newly released Rosé Rosé.

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Is it time YOU tried baijiu? Chinese spirit made from fermented grain is tipped to go stratospheric in the UK in 2019
Fri 16 Nov 2018

Is it time YOU tried baijiu? Chinese spirit made from fermented grain is tipped to go stratospheric in the UK in 2019

Mail Online

The International Wine & Spirit Competition (IWSC) have announced the key drinks trends of the year, and baijiu is near the top of the list.

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Ridgeview Crowned Winemaker of Year in the International Wine & Spirit Competition
Thu 15 Nov 2018

Ridgeview Crowned Winemaker of Year in the International Wine & Spirit Competition

Ridgeview

Ridgeview are delighted to have been awarded the coveted trophy of Winemaker of the Year in the prestigious International Wine & Spirit Competition 2018.

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International Wine & Spirit Competition 2018 - The Trophy Winners, Spirits
Thu 15 Nov 2018

International Wine & Spirit Competition 2018 - The Trophy Winners, Spirits

Just-Drinks

Last night, the International Wine & Spirit Competition rounded off its 2018 awards. Here are the competition's spirits trophy winners for this year.

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Launch: Club Oenologique
Thu 15 Nov 2018

Launch: Club Oenologique

InPublishing

Club Oenologique, a new wine, spirit and lifestyle magazine officially launches today.

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Delicato Family Vineyards Named USA Wine Producer Of The Year At 2018 International Wine & Spirit Competition
Thu 15 Nov 2018

Delicato Family Vineyards Named USA Wine Producer Of The Year At 2018 International Wine & Spirit Competition

PR Newswire

Delicato Family Vineyards announced today that it is the exclusive recipient of the International Wine & Spirit Competition's USA Wine Producer of the Year award.

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Tigre Blanc® and Bartolomeo® take home IWSC awards in the Design & Media section
Thu 15 Nov 2018

Tigre Blanc® and Bartolomeo® take home IWSC awards in the Design & Media section

Tapi

Both packagings were awarded for the whole: from the bottle to the closure. And of course here at Tapì we designed and manufactured the closures, with an aluminium screwcap for Tigre Blanc® and a closure in natural wood from the Signature Essence line for Bartolomeo®.

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Adnams vodka wins big at International Wine and Spirit awards
Thu 15 Nov 2018

Adnams vodka wins big at International Wine and Spirit awards

Ipswich Star

Suffolk brewer Adnams has been crowned Vodka Producer of the Year at an international wine and spirit awards.

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Delicato Family Vineyards Named USA Wine Producer Of The Year At 2018 International Wine & Spirit Competition
Thu 15 Nov 2018

Delicato Family Vineyards Named USA Wine Producer Of The Year At 2018 International Wine & Spirit Competition

Hospitality Industry

Fourth Generation Family-Owned California Winery Receives Top Honor at London Event for Fifth Time.

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Adnams wins Vodka Producer of the Year at the IWSC 2018
Thu 15 Nov 2018

Adnams wins Vodka Producer of the Year at the IWSC 2018

Adnams

Following a second Trophy win for Adnams Longshore Vodka at the International Wine & Spirit Competition (IWSC), as well as silver medals for Adnams East Coast Vodka and Rye Hill Vodka, Adnams is thrilled to have been awarded Vodka Producer of the year at the annual IWSC banquet and awards ceremony.

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World's best spirits showcased in Manila
Tue 13 Nov 2018

World's best spirits showcased in Manila

Philstar

Glenmorangie, one of the most awarded whiskies, took pride in its Glenmorangie Signet, the 2016 Whisky of the Year. The brand also showcased its Glenmorangie Lasanta 12, a gold medal awardee in the International Wine and Spirit Competition.

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Step inside Tishbi, where the wine – and chocolate – are flowing
Tue 6 Nov 2018

Step inside Tishbi, where the wine – and chocolate – are flowing

From the Grapevine

Tishbi also produces brandy, and Oshra tells us that in 1996, their first year of production, a Jonathan Tishbi three-year-old brandy won the gold medal for worldwide Best Brandy and the Domecq Trophy at the International Wine and Spirit Competition in London.

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Diemersdal’s ‘Frozen’ Sauvignon Blanc a finalist in IWSC’s Winery Innovator of the Year
Tue 6 Nov 2018

Diemersdal’s ‘Frozen’ Sauvignon Blanc a finalist in IWSC’s Winery Innovator of the Year

WineLand

A Sauvignon Blanc made by fermenting juice that had been frozen during harvest five months earlier has led to Diemersdal Wine Estate in Durbanville being one of two finalists in this year’s Winery Innovator in the International Wine & Spirits Competition (IWSC).

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Cotswolds Single Malt Whisky worth the wait!
Sat 3 Nov 2018

Cotswolds Single Malt Whisky worth the wait!

Whisky Intelligence

Featuring lavender grown locally to the distillery, the gin was named Best London Dry in the World Gin Awards 2016 and secured the top Gold Outstanding medal in the IWSC the following year.

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The week that was
Fri 2 Nov 2018

The week that was

Harpers

Adam Lechmere, general manager at the International Wine & Spirit Competition (IWSC), pointed out this morning, as net exporters, spirits and beer are thought of as “inherently British industries”, while the British wine industry “doesn’t get viewed in the same way given its position as a net importer”.

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City bar to ride on Riverland success
Fri 2 Nov 2018

City bar to ride on Riverland success

Brand South Australia News

The North Adelaide expansion comes just two years after the distillery began operating out of Twenty Third Street in Renmark, a century-old landmark in the Riverland. Since then, Twenty Third Street Distillery’s signature gin has taken home awards in the 2017 San Francisco World Spirits Competition, 2017 International Wine & Spirit Competition and the 2017 New York International Spirits Competition, among others.

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Tullamore Dew Sees 9% Sales Rise
Fri 2 Nov 2018

Tullamore Dew Sees 9% Sales Rise

Food for Thought

In 2017, Tullamore Dew was awarded Brand Innovator of the Year at the Icon of Whiskey Awards for its dedication to new innovations such as Tullamore Dew XO Rum Cask, whilst this year the brand won the Worldwide Whiskey Trophy at the International Wine & Spirits Competition for its 18 Year Old Single Malt – an award not won by an Irish whiskey since 2009.

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Accolade sparkling head and wine icon Ed Carr on launching Tasmanian fizz onto the world stage
Thu 1 Nov 2018

Accolade sparkling head and wine icon Ed Carr on launching Tasmanian fizz onto the world stage

Harpers

In 2016, Arras won the Best Wine in Show at three capital city wine shows, trumping every still wine in the country and last year was named the Best Australian Producer at the International Wine and Spirit Competition in the United Kingdom.

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Wine Talk: Wine is memories
Thu 1 Nov 2018

Wine Talk: Wine is memories

The Jerusalem Post

Earlier this year, the Yarden Cabernet Sauvignon 2014 won a gold medal at the International Wine and Spirit Competition in London. It was a praiseworthy result not only because gold medals are exceedingly rare for Israel at the IWSC, but it also proved a reminder of an event 31 years ago that signaled the rise of Israeli wine for the first time.

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Yorkshire Start-Up Distillery Wins Gold In Prestigious International Competition
Mon 29 Oct 2018

Yorkshire Start-Up Distillery Wins Gold In Prestigious International Competition

Business Up North

A Yorkshire-based distillery has won an international award for the design of its pioneering gin bottle.

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