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Kavalan scoops Worldwide Whiskey Producer Trophy

Taiwanese distillery Kavalan has capped off a fruitful awards season by claiming one of the top prizes at the International Wine and Spirit Competition (IWSC) as it seeks to put Taiwanese whiskey on the map.

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Korea Herald

Kavalan Wins IWSC 'Worldwide Whiskey Producer Trophy

The International Wine and Spirit Competition (IWSC) has awarded its Worldwide Whiskey Producer Trophy to Kavalan for the third time, ending a spectacular 2021 awards year for the Taiwanese distiller.

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Business Cornwall

National title for Cornish gin producer

Trevethan Distillery has been crowned National Gin Producer of the Year 2021 by the International Wine and Spirits Competition.

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The Buyer

South Africa’s Vilafonté: IWSC’s Outstanding Producer of 2021

To be named Outstanding Wine Producer in the world is an achievement any producer must aspire to, but for the team behind premium South African wine brand, Vilafonté, it is the culmination of 25 years work that has seen some of the finest talent from two countries – the United States and South Africa – come together with one dream: to make a wine that could stand shoulder to shoulder with the best in the world.

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Master of Malt

Millie Milliken wins IWSC Spirits Communicator of the Year

We are delighted that one of Master of Malt’s writers has won one of the biggest awards in the British drinks industry.

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Bar Magazine

Silver lining for British tailor launching multi-award winning spirits collection

Multi- award winner Drapers England, is celebrating the launch of its signature drinks portfolio with both a silver and bronze medal win for its contemporary pink rhubarb, cardamom, and orange gin at this year’s IWSC Awards, in addition to its current shortlisting as a finalist in the Great British Food Awards with its innovative smoked oak and vanilla spiced rum.

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Korea Herald

Gold for Gin From Stuttgart

Over 600 different gin manufacturers from 90 countries competed against each other at the International Wine & Spirit Competition.

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Yahoo! Finance

Shibui Becomes Most Awarded Japanese Whisky to Launch in the United States

Shibui, woman-owned company, earns record number of accolades in nine months, including five medals at the IWSC

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Yahoo! Finance

Kavalan Wins Triple Trophy Honours at IWSC

Kavalan blitzed the first round of the 2021 International Wine and Spirits Competition (IWSC), winning the Worldwide Whiskey Trophy - for the fifth time - for its Kavalan Podium Single Malt Whisky. The Taiwanese distillery collected 7 of only 8 Gold Outstanding medals that IWSC judges awarded across the entire contest

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Midland Express

World-class win

Mountain Distilling has struck gold with a first-of-its-kind whisky of distinctly Australian flavour. The distillery’s Red Gum Single Malt won gold in the 2021 International Wine and Spirit Competition, awarded 95 points in the Worldwide Whisky category

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Forbes

The Best Ciders According To The International Wines And Spirits Competition

The International Wines and Spirits Competition (IWSC) has added ciders, perries and fruit wines to its categories of wines and spirits that it judges

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Asia One

Hinch Distillery wins gold at International Wine and Spirit Competition 2021

Northern Ireland's newest distillery, Hinch, has beckoned a prestigious Gold Medal awarded for its Imperial Stout Finish Irish Whiskey, one of three whiskeys in their Craft & Casks range

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Premier

Hinch Distillery wins gold at International Wine and Spirit Competition 2021

Northern Ireland’s newest distillery, Hinch, has beckoned a prestigious Gold Medal awarded for its Imperial Stout Finish Irish Whiskey, one of three whiskeys in their Craft & Casks range

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Yahoo! Finance

2021 IWSC Spirits Judging Results are out, Rooshine wins GOLD and BRONZE!

Rooshine, an importer, distributor and seller of premium alcoholic spirits, is happy to announce the results of the 2021 International Wine and Spirits Competition

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The Shout

Australian gins win big at 2021 IWSC

The results are in for the 2021 International Wine and Spirits Competition in London, and Australian gins have scored some big wins

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Business Wire

Cierto Tequila Wins a Phenomenal Six Awards at the 2021 IWSC

The Elevated Spirits Company is pleased to announce that Cierto Tequila was honored with a phenomenal six awards

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Uproxx

Tasting Notes On The Highest Scoring Bourbon Whiskey In The 2021 IWSC

Redemption Bourbon is sourcing and blending some of the best bourbons on the shelf today. That fact was just reaffirmed by two of their bourbons taking home top honors at the world’s largest spirits awards

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Forbes

The Best Scotch Whiskies According To The 2021 IWSC

There was a total of 37 Gold Outstanding medalists and 140 Gold medalists in the Scotch whisky category at the 2021 IWSC judging

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Wine Industry Advisor

Quady Winery’s Fortified Wines Sole Gold Medal Winners from U.S. at IWSC Competition

Quady Winery (Madera, California) was recently awarded two gold medals at the 2021 International Wine and Spirit Competition (IWSC) for their high scoring Essensia (96 points) and Elysium (95 points) fortified dessert wines

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Hungary Today

Hungarian Wines Receive 21 Awards at International Wine and Spirit Competition

Hungarian wines won a total of 21 medals at this year’s prestigious International Wine and Spirits Competition (IWSC), widely considered the “Oscars of the beverage industry”

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