IWSC 2023 Spirits Awards: Aquavit

Spirit news

Mon 27 Mar 2023

Our 2023 awards was a strong year for some of our entrants in the Aquavit category.  Whilst a traditional distilled spirit from Scandinavia, growing international appreciation has resulted in the aquavit being made further afield.

Typically made from grain or potato-based alcohol, and flavoured with a variety of herbs and spices, the IWSC 2 Gold Outstanding medals were awarded to Aquavits – one from Denmark and one from the USA.

Gold & Gold outstanding medal winners:


10 Silver medals were also awarded and 11 Bronze medals.

Discover all our 2023 spirits results on the IWSC website.