Events archive

IWSC Awards Dinner & Industry Celebration

Thu 29 Sep 2022 - Fri 30 Sep 2022

As we head toward the close of our 2022 judging, the IWSC is delighted announce its   2022 Awards Dinner & Industry Celebration .  Offering an evening of celebration for all its valuable award entrants, and an opportunity to bring the international drinks community together again, the event will be held at the   Roundhouse , London, on Thursday 29 September. Celebrating the success of


Sat 11 Jun 2022 - Sun 12 Jun 2022

Now in its 9th year, Junipalooza's weekend celebration of gin returns to Tobacco Dock. Taste your way through a range of quality gin brands, including several IWSC award winning gins and make the most of the free masterclasses on offer. We highly recommend the 'Going for Gold' masterclass on Sunday 12 June, hosted by IWSC Judge, Olivier Ward.


Sun 15 May 2022 - Tue 17 May 2022

The IWSC will be attending 2022's much anticpated return of Prowein.

London Whisky Weekender

Sat 14 May 2022 - Sun 15 May 2022

Join The Whisky Lounge team for an opportunity to sample the best home-grown whiskies from Scotland, England and further afield including India, the USA and Japan.

La Piñata

Sat 7 May 2022

On Saturday 7 May, several of the IWSC's 2022 medal winning mezcal's and tequila's will be available to try at La Piñata.  A celebration of Agave spirits, Mexican culture and an opportunity to taste some of the best Tequila and Mezcal side by side.

Vinitaly 2022

Sun 10 Apr 2022 - Wed 13 Apr 2022

IWSC Wine Communicator of the Year, Sarah Heller MW will be hosting a masterclass at Vinitaly 2022.

IWSC Scotch & Worldwide Whisky Tasting

Thu 21 Oct 2021

The IWSC is delighted to invite trade and media professionals to an exclusive Whisky tasting in Edinburgh.

2021 Back to School Tasting

Mon 11 Oct 2021

To celebrate the reopening of the trade, the IWSC Foundation is delighted to offer drinks industry students and members of the trade a unique new discovery tasting of an unusual selection of wines & spirits.

ProWein 2021

Fri 19 Mar 2021 - Tue 23 Mar 2021

The IWSC will once again be attending ProWein, a leading trade fair for wine and spirits hosted in Germany

Awards ceremony

Wed 18 Nov 2020

Our 2020 awards ceremony will take place as a virtual broadcast on YouTube, presented by David Kermode & Joel Harrison

Wine Paris 2020

Mon 10 Feb 2020 - Wed 12 Feb 2020

The IWSC will be showcasing a selection of French wines that won top awards in 2019 and talking to producers about the IWSC 2020

French Wine Discoveries London

Tue 21 Jan 2020

IWSC will showcase ten top-rated French wines recommended by our experts – all scoring 90 points and above in our tastings last year