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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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Amazon announced as official IWSC sponsor

Amazon throws its weight behind the IWSC as the official sponsor of the Winemaker of the Year Trophy, which will be announced at the 48th IWSC Awards Banquet on Wednesday 15 November

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Comment voir la diffusion en direct de la Cérémonie Annuelle de Remise des Prix IWSC

La Cérémonie Annuelle de Remise des Prix IWSC sera diffusée en live pour la première fois cette année Mercredi 15 Nov 2017 à 20h15 heure GMT.

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IWSC announces Frescobaldi partnership ahead of the prestigious Annual Awards Banquet 2017

IWSC announces Frescobaldi partnership ahead of the prestigious Annual Awards Banquet 2017 Historic Tuscan wine producer will sponsor The Frescobaldi Trophy and the inaugural Frescobaldi Sommelier Prize

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How to watch the IWSC Annual Awards Banquet Live

The IWSC Annual Awards Banquet celebrates excellence in wine and spirit making, and you can watch it live for the first time this year Wed 15 Nov 2017 at 8:15pm GMT

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Wine news

The Best Malbec in the World Revealed

The International Wine & Spirit Competition has announced its South America and Mexico wine results The Trophy-winning Malbec hails from a summit-scraping vineyard of the Argentine mountains High altitude wines are leading the charge in fine wines due to extreme weather conditions

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All In Good Spirit

This year’s IWSC Annual Awards Banquet, held at the City of London’s Guildhall, will see the Spirit  Communicator of the Year being crowned. Here, we highlight the five drinks experts who have been nominated for the prestigious award

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South Africa’s finest wines shine at IWSC

From pinotage to chenin blanc, South Africa shows its wines can take their place among the best in the world. By Adam Lechmere

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IWSC partners with InterContinental Park Lane Hotel

The IWSC has secured a partnership with the InterContinental London Park Lane hotel for this year's Annual Awards Banquet at Guildhall, London.

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The IWSC unveils shortlist for Spirits Communicator of the Year

London, August 2017: Ahead of the International Wine & Spirits Competition’s Annual Awards Banquet, the much-anticipated shortlist for the Spirits Communicator of the Year Award, sponsored by Chivas Brothers, has been announced. Made up of five renowned industry experts, this crème-de-la-crème of the spirits world have a collective 77 years under their belts of educating the public in their favourite subject matter.

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The new spirits trends set to ‘tipple’ the status quo

London, 27th July 2017: The IWSC’s Annual Spirits Tasting has lifted the lid on the key trends shaping what we’ll be drinking in the year ahead. The annual event, held last night at London’s Vintners’ Hall, saw more than 200 of the competition’s top-awarded spirits showcased to guests and judges, amid a record number of entries, in the history of the competition, from all over the globe.

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