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IWSC 2019 COMES THE GOLD MEDAL
La Montina

mar. 18 juin 2019

IWSC 2019 COMES THE GOLD MEDAL

IWSC is one of the oldest wine competitions in the world; founded in 1969, it is a competition that grows from year to year. La Montina presented two Franciacorta for the competition, both awarded with medal:

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World Gin Day: Let The Imbibing & Investing ‘Be-Gin’
International Excellence Luxury Magazine

sam. 8 juin 2019

World Gin Day: Let The Imbibing & Investing ‘Be-Gin’

Located off Fleet Street, The City of London Distillery has won a Gold Award for Christopher Wren Gin in the International Wine & Spirit Competition.

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Badelova vina trijumfirala na svjetskoj dodjeli nagrada IWSC 2019
Telegram

lun. 3 juin 2019

Badelova vina trijumfirala na svjetskoj dodjeli nagrada IWSC 2019

Svjetsko natjecanje International Wine and Spirit Competition (IWSC), jedno od najvećih natjecanja u ocjenjivanju kvalitete vina i alkoholnih pića, proglasilo je najbolje proizvode za 2019.

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Must-Have Whiskies For Every Budget: Dramlady Founder Amanda Victoria Picks 10 Unforgettable Bottles
Forbes

ven. 31 mai 2019

Must-Have Whiskies For Every Budget: Dramlady Founder Amanda Victoria Picks 10 Unforgettable Bottles

Last year, Victoria celebrated a second year top four nomination as the sole female nominee from the International Wine & Spirit Competition for Spirit Communicator of the Year: 2018.

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Grape Expectations: Where to Find the Finest English Wines
The Resident

jeu. 30 mai 2019

Grape Expectations: Where to Find the Finest English Wines

Ridgeview was one of the first wineries to be devoted to the production of English sparkling wine. Situated in Sussex on the picturesque South Downs. Ridgeview is the current title holder of ‘International Winemaker of the Year’ in the International Wine and Spirit Competition.

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Celebrate English Wine Week with these ten top-notch bottles, chosen by Susy Atkins
The Telegraph

dim. 26 mai 2019

Celebrate English Wine Week with these ten top-notch bottles, chosen by Susy Atkins

Serious recognition on a global scale is coming in now too, as the three major international competitions (International Wine Challenge, International Wine & Spirit Competition and Decanter World Wine Awards) have bestowed a huge number of awards on English wines, mainly sparklers, this spring.

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English and Welsh Sparkling Wines Are Sparking a New Wave for Bubbles
Yahoo

sam. 25 mai 2019

English and Welsh Sparkling Wines Are Sparking a New Wave for Bubbles

Slowly but surely, English sparkling wines have also seen international recognition on the awards circuit. Ridgeview Wine Estate in East Sussex won International Winemaker of the Year at the International Wine & Spirit Competition in 2018, marking the first time an English winemaker has won this accolade.

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Living North's Bank Holiday Wine Guide
Living North

sam. 25 mai 2019

Living North's Bank Holiday Wine Guide

Made in conjunction with Aldi and Lyme Bay, a Devon-based winery renowned for its quality offering and innovative approach to winemaking, Lyme Block English Wine has been crafted using England's signature grape, Bacchus, and was recently awarded a prestigious Silver medal at the renowned International Wine and Spirit Competition.

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IWSC 2019: Canada, China & England shine in awards
The Buyer

jeu. 23 mai 2019

IWSC 2019: Canada, China & England shine in awards

The International Wine & Spirit Competition (IWSC) has kicked off its 50th year anniversary by announcing the medal winners from the northern hemisphere at this week’s London Wine Fair.

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Riedel announced as official sponsor of the IWSC Wine Importer of the Year award
European Sponsorship Association

mer. 22 mai 2019

Riedel announced as official sponsor of the IWSC Wine Importer of the Year award

As exclusive glassware partner of the IWSC, Riedel has also been announced as official sponsor of the Wine Importer of the Year award.

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Why a Yorkshire brewery began producing China's national drink
The Yorkshire Post

mar. 21 mai 2019

Why a Yorkshire brewery began producing China's national drink

Baijiu’s star seems to be rising in the West. Last year, the Surrey-based IWSC (International Wine & Spirit Competition) named baijiu as one of the hottest drinks trends of 2019.

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It's a gin RAINBOW! Our favourite colourful gins for 2019
Delicious Magazine

dim. 19 mai 2019

It's a gin RAINBOW! Our favourite colourful gins for 2019

Awarded silver in the International Wine & Spirit competition, Lidl’s gin – with fresh citrus and green herbaceous notes – has proved to be a hit with customers.

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Royal Visit to Ridgeview
Ridgeview

ven. 17 mai 2019

Royal Visit to Ridgeview

Ridgeview were delighted to welcome the Duchess of Cornwall for a tour of their Estate, whilst on her Royal visit to the county of East Sussex, especially to celebrate their recent success of being crowned ‘Best International Winemaker’ in the International Wine and Spirit Competition.

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Sussex wine estate visit brings back memories for the Duchess of Cornwall
West Sussex County Times

ven. 17 mai 2019

Sussex wine estate visit brings back memories for the Duchess of Cornwall

Ridgeview, established by the Roberts family, are known as leaders in the English sparking wine industry and were recently crowned ‘Best International Winemaker’ at the International Wine and Spirit Competition.

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England Distilled, Iceland chilled: the story of Martin Miller’s Gin
The AU Review

jeu. 16 mai 2019

England Distilled, Iceland chilled: the story of Martin Miller’s Gin

With more gold and platinum medals won in the last 10 years than any other gin is a clear indicator that Martin Miller’s modern gin movement at the four most respected competitions; The World Spirits Awards, San Francisco World Spirits Competition, ISC and IWSC.

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IWSC Announces Premium Bartop Producer, Talis as Official Sponsor of the Armagnac Award
European Sponsorship Association

mar. 14 mai 2019

IWSC Announces Premium Bartop Producer, Talis as Official Sponsor of the Armagnac Award

A high performing bartop for luxury wines and spirits brands, Talis by Cork Supply has been announced as an official sponsor of the International Wine & Spirit Competition (IWSC).

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Local winemaker shortlisted for international wine award
Wanaka Sun

jeu. 9 mai 2019

Local winemaker shortlisted for international wine award

A key player in the Central Otago fine wine industry has been listed as a finalist for the new and prestigious international ‘Future 50’ awards.

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12 best English sparkling wines to drink this summer
Independent

mer. 8 mai 2019

12 best English sparkling wines to drink this summer

From the winners of the coveted Winemaker of the Year title in 2018’s International Wine & Spirit Competition comes a beautifully balanced but vibrant blend of chardonnay, pinot noir and pinot meunier.

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The Perfect Rums For Summer Sipping And Cocktails
Forbes

lun. 6 mai 2019

The Perfect Rums For Summer Sipping And Cocktails

There are lots of great rums on the market and I’ve covered many of them over the years here at Forbes. But in my new quest for simplicity, I’ll distill the process of shopping for rum into just three words: Flor De Cana. In 2017 they were named Global Rum Producer of the Year by the International Wine and Spirit Competition in London, one of the most prestigious such groups with more than 400 judges from around the world.

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Distillery stories: Kavalan, made in Taiwan
Great Drams

jeu. 2 mai 2019

Distillery stories: Kavalan, made in Taiwan

From the International Wine & Spirit Competition, to the San Francisco World Spirits Competition, Kavalan has taken the world by storm, winning gold and silver all over the place.

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