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Over 200 award-winning spirits on show in London next week
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一 16 7月 2018

Over 200 award-winning spirits on show in London next week

The UK’s biggest spirits tasting returns to London next week, with some 200 guests set to attend

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Top gins for World Gin Day
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五 8 6月 2018

Top gins for World Gin Day

In celebration of World Gin Day on Saturday 9 June, why not help yourself to an IWSC award-winning gin? 

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Top 10 tequilas and mezcals for Cinco de Mayo
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三 25 4月 2018

Top 10 tequilas and mezcals for Cinco de Mayo

Tequila and mezcal both play a major role in the Cinco de Mayo celebrations - celebrate the right way this year with a bottle or two of award-winning spirits

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Top 6 Irish whiskeys for St Patrick’s Day
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五 16 3月 2018

Top 6 Irish whiskeys for St Patrick’s Day

With St Patrick's Day coming up this weekend, here are six Irish whiskies we recommend to get you in the spirit of things...

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Top 10 whiskies for Chinese New Year
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一 12 2月 2018

Top 10 whiskies for Chinese New Year

In celebration of Chinese New Year, Keeper of the Quaich Steve Notman, one of Greater China's leading independent voices on whisky, lists his top 10 IWSC winning whiskies to enjoy during the festivities

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Olivier Ward's top 10 gins for Christmas and New Year
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四 7 12月 2017

Olivier Ward's top 10 gins for Christmas and New Year

IWSC Spirit Communicator of the Year Olivier Ward lists his top recommendations for gins to share with your friends and family this year

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Richard Paterson's top 10 whiskies for Christmas and New Year
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二 5 12月 2017

Richard Paterson's top 10 whiskies for Christmas and New Year

The Dalmore master blender and IWSC Lifetime Achievement Award winner Richard Paterson shares his top ten whiskies to enjoy at Christmas

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Award-winning IWSC spirits presented at ProWine China
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二 28 11月 2017

Award-winning IWSC spirits presented at ProWine China

An exclusive IWSC stand at ProWine China attracted over 300 visitors to taste 32 of its award-winning spirits

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All In Good Spirit
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五 29 9月 2017

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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The new spirits trends set to ‘tipple’ the status quo
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三 26 7月 2017

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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