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A new partnership and a new committee member as the IWSC opens for 2020
IWSC News

Thu 5 Dec 2019

A new partnership and a new committee member as the IWSC opens for 2020

As the IWSC opens for entries, it is delighted to announce a new collaboration with Steven Spurrier, one of the world’s most eminent wine professionals, and with the Académie du Vin Library

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IWSC rocks at 50th anniversary awards gala
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Fri 29 Nov 2019

IWSC rocks at 50th anniversary awards gala

London’s ancient Guildhall rocked last night as the IWSC celebrated its 50th anniversary with a gala banquet that lasted well into the small hours

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WSET and IWSC announce Future 50 Awards list
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Thu 28 Nov 2019

WSET and IWSC announce Future 50 Awards list

The WSET and IWSC have announced the final Future 50 Awards list at the IWSC’s Annual Awards Banquet

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Julian Brind Trophy nominees compete in Battle of the Bottles at The Ivy Club
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Tue 26 Nov 2019

Julian Brind Trophy nominees compete in Battle of the Bottles at The Ivy Club

Nominees of the Julian Brind Memorial Trophy for Outstanding Achievement in the Wine Industry went head to head last night in a ‘Battle of the Bottles’ tasting event

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Five things you didn’t know about the IWSC 50th Anniversary Awards Banquet
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Thu 21 Nov 2019

Five things you didn’t know about the IWSC 50th Anniversary Awards Banquet

As the year draws to a close, here at the IWSC we’re busy gearing up for the biggest event of the year: our 50th Anniversary Awards Banquet

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Trophy shortlists reveal ‘Oscar nominees’ of the wine and spirits industries
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Mon 11 Nov 2019

Trophy shortlists reveal ‘Oscar nominees’ of the wine and spirits industries

The Wine and Spirit Producer Awards recognise the best wineries and distilleries in the world

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Brexit and the IWSC – how will I be affected?
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Fri 8 Nov 2019

Brexit and the IWSC – how will I be affected?

Brexit may be edging closer but we’ve got you covered with this expert guide to getting your bottles in front of our judges

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IWSC awards new trophies celebrating own-labels and up-and-coming wine regions
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Fri 1 Nov 2019

IWSC awards new trophies celebrating own-labels and up-and-coming wine regions

The Wine Discovery Trophy – sponsored by Prowein – and The Own-Label Range Trophy have been introduced for the first time in the IWSC's 50th year

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IWSC’s top awards to celebrate 50th anniversary
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Wed 30 Oct 2019

IWSC’s top awards to celebrate 50th anniversary

The IWSC’s top awards will this year celebrate the company’s 50 year heritage

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Design Awards: The most beautiful bottles in the world
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Wed 23 Oct 2019

Design Awards: The most beautiful bottles in the world

Today the IWSC unveils the winners of the Design Awards 2019

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