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Each week we publish stories about the best wines and spirits, our experts, upcoming events, and beverage industry news. And, don't miss our new IWSC Insights series, where we take an in-depth look into drinks businesses and markets around the world. Looking for recommendations? Visit our consumer website Club Oenologique to read our top 10s and reviews.

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Interview: Raissa de Haas, Double Dutch

Natural ingredients and innovative flavour pairings are the key to a great mixer, says Raissa de Haas of premium mixer brand Double Dutch

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Wine news

IWSC judge Piotr Pietras MS at Wines of Portugal

Master Sommelier and IWSC judge Piotr Pietras MS presented a masterclass at the Wines of Portugal tasting event in London last week

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Wine news

Red Wine Producer 2019: Cederberg Private Cellars

Not only does Cederberg boast the Cape’s highest-altitude vineyards, it’s also said to be South Africa’s most uniquely situated wine farm

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Spirit news

Meet the makers: Paul and Cheryl Sharrocks, Stockport Gin

In 2018, husband and wife team Paul and Cheryl Sharrocks converted their garage into a gin distillery to found Stockport Gin

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Wine news

Five reasons to visit IWSC at ProWein

From 15-17 March, the IWSC team will be attending ProWein, the world’s leading trade fair for wines and spirits

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Meet Tamara Roberts, our 2020 president

Roberts is the first English wine producer to take the position of IWSC president – a testament to the rising global status of English wine

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Spirit news

Liqueur Producer 2019: Distillery Merlet & Fils

Established in 1850, this family-run company knows a thing or two about distillation, spending over a century producing eaux-de-vie

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Wine news

Top drinks for Valentines

The path for Valentine’s Day is well trodden: roses, chocolates and cliché. IWSC gives some advice on what to drink beyond the usual

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Top-rated IWSC wines showcased at Wine Paris

Ten wines from regions all over France were available for tasting by thousands of trade visitors at Wine Paris

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White Wine Producer 2019: Weingut Rabl

This family-run winery, with a history dating back to 1750, has been headed up by Rudolf Rabl Jr since he took over from his father in 1986

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