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Love Drinks Secures Brighton Gin UK Distribution
Love Drinks

mer 10 apr 2019

Love Drinks Secures Brighton Gin UK Distribution

In just over 4 years, the brand has already collected many awards including 2018 International Wine & Spirits Award – Gold Medal for Brighton Gin’s artwork and bottle design.

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Asda has announced a huge sale on wine and champagne – but you’ll have to be quick!
Good to Know

mar 9 apr 2019

Asda has announced a huge sale on wine and champagne – but you’ll have to be quick!

Red wine fans will love Asda’s Extra Special Yarra Valley Pinot Noir, usually £9. Just right for Easter lunch, it’s won Decanter and IWSC awards.

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Gorilla Spirits Gin to relocate to bigger site
Daily Echo

mer 3 apr 2019

Gorilla Spirits Gin to relocate to bigger site

Gorilla Spirits Co. donates £1 to gorilla conservation for every bottle it sells and every one of its current products have been awarded medals at the International Wine & Spirit Competition.

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A Personal Note From Our Co-Founder, Madeline Puckette (That’s Me!)
Wine Folly

mer 3 apr 2019

A Personal Note From Our Co-Founder, Madeline Puckette (That’s Me!)

I was just awarded Wine Communicator of the Year by International Wine and Spirit Competition (IWSC). Whooooa!

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Crushing on Spier 21 Gables Chenin Blanc
Crush

lun 1 apr 2019

Crushing on Spier 21 Gables Chenin Blanc

The Spier 21 Gables Chenin Blanc 2016 received the prestigious International Wine and Spirit Competition’s 2018 Chenin Blanc Trophy – beating all other Chenin Blanc wines entered into this competition to be crowned the world’s best.

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Arable growers seize grape opportunity
Anglia Farmer

lun 1 apr 2019

Arable growers seize grape opportunity

A new vineyard is sure to be an attraction when Stuart Scarff and his family welcome the public to Open Farm Sunday on 9 June. At last year’s event more than 600 people visited their Suffolk farm at Combs, Stowmarket.

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A new wine-gin hybrid has launched just in time for spring
Harper's Bazaar

mer 13 mar 2019

A new wine-gin hybrid has launched just in time for spring

Chapel Down's gin follows the launch of its bacchus gin and chardonnay vodka in November 2017. Last year, its single vineyard estate Kit’s Coty triumphed at the 2018 International Wine & Spirits Competition, winning Gold Outstanding.

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Flor de Caña Volcano surprises travelers in Madrid Airport
PR Newswire

ven 8 mar 2019

Flor de Caña Volcano surprises travelers in Madrid Airport

Travelers will be able to enjoy a tasting of Flor de Caña's naturally aged and volcano-enriched rums and learn about the brand's liquid credentials, including being awarded 2017 "Best Rum Producer of the Year" by the International Wine and Spirit Competition in London.

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Forsyths announced as official sponsor of IWSC Distiller of the Year award
European Sponsorship Association

ven 8 mar 2019

Forsyths announced as official sponsor of IWSC Distiller of the Year award

International Wine & Spirit Competition announces distillery design and build firm Forsyths as official sponsor of IWSC Distiller of the Year award.

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Best tequila 2019: Fancy a sunrise, a margarita or a smooth shot? These are the best tequila brands to buy
Expert Reviews

mer 6 mar 2019

Best tequila 2019: Fancy a sunrise, a margarita or a smooth shot? These are the best tequila brands to buy

Sauza Tres Generaciones Plata Silver Tequila comes from one of the most awarded families of tequilas, with six gongs at the International Wine & Spirits Competition, one of the most prestigious in the industry.

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The Tippling Point | How Love for India, Britain and Germany Helped Unearth Secret Recipe of Gin
News18

dom 24 feb 2019

The Tippling Point | How Love for India, Britain and Germany Helped Unearth Secret Recipe of Gin

Monkey 47, the gin became a huge hit. At the 2011 International Wine & Spirit Competition, the phenomenon was named the World’s Best Gin.

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Toasting the Oscars? 6 award-winning wines to mark the occasion
Irish Examiner

ven 22 feb 2019

Toasting the Oscars? 6 award-winning wines to mark the occasion

The Oscars are a brilliant excuse to stage a lavish event of your own and toast the winners with a prize-winning wine.

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Toast to the winners of A-lister wines
Swindon Advertiser

mer 20 feb 2019

Toast to the winners of A-lister wines

Polish up your best stemware and pop the cork on something suitably trophy-worthy, says Sam Wylie-Harris.

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Abierto el plazo de nominaciones para los Future 50 Awards que convocan WSET & IWSC
tecnovino

mer 20 feb 2019

Abierto el plazo de nominaciones para los Future 50 Awards que convocan WSET & IWSC

Hasta el próximo 14 de marzo se podrán presentar las nominaciones para participar en los Future 50 Awards. Con estos premios el WSET y la IWSC buscan identificar la nueva generación de los mejores expertos en vinos y licores.

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Bodegas Corral: at the heart of the Camino de Santiago
Decanter

mar 19 feb 2019

Bodegas Corral: at the heart of the Camino de Santiago

The winery achieved the highest recognition at the International Wine & Spirit Competition (IWSC).

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WSET and IWSC seek out awesomeness in booze with The Future 50
Master of Malt

ven 15 feb 2019

WSET and IWSC seek out awesomeness in booze with The Future 50

Are you an incredible human-type under the age of 40 who works in booze? Know someone who is? If so, the Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) and the International Wine & Spirit Competition (IWSC) want to hear from you!

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Brighton Gin Joins Love Drinks’ Portfolio
Hospitality & Catering News

mer 13 feb 2019

Brighton Gin Joins Love Drinks’ Portfolio

Since inception, the brand has already collected many awards including the 2018 International Wine & Spirits Award – Gold Medal for artwork and bottle design and Silver at the International Wine & Spirit Competition in 2018.

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Step Aside Whisky, There’s a New Spirit in Town
eat. drink. sleep

mer 13 feb 2019

Step Aside Whisky, There’s a New Spirit in Town

Hattiers Rum has already won a collection of accolades, including critical acclaim from the international spirits trade; scooping the silver outstanding award at the International Wine & Spirits Competition 2018.

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Nominations open for WSET & IWSC ‘Future 50’ Awards
Harpers

mar 12 feb 2019

Nominations open for WSET & IWSC ‘Future 50’ Awards

A new award has been announced that will recognise and celebrate leading lights in the wine and spirits industry.

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Nominations Open For WSET & IWSC ‘Future 50’ Awards
Caterer Licensee Hotelier News

mar 12 feb 2019

Nominations Open For WSET & IWSC ‘Future 50’ Awards

The Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) and International Wine & Spirit Competition (IWSC) have joined forces in celebration of their 50th anniversaries to launch ‘The Future 50’, a new initiative that will recognise the next generation of top wine and spirits professionals.

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