2017 Winners

ANNOUNCING THE WINNERS OF THE 1ST ANNUAL ASIA INTERNATIONAL SPIRITS COMPETITION!

We are excited to announce the winners of the 1st Annual Asia International Spirits Competition, held in September and November 2017. Close to 100 submissions from 15+ countries around the world competed in a blind tasting, with top spirit buyers from Asia judging the spirits by their category and price.

We look forward to the 2nd Annual AISC in Fall 2018!

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Gold

Brandy
Lairds Straight Applejack 86

Gin
Prohibition Gin
The West Winds Gin The Broadside Navy Strength
The West Winds Gin The Cutlass
Wildbrumby Stallion Gin

Liqueurs
HirschRudel Krauterlikor
Jumping Goat Coffee Infused Vodka Liqueur

Rum
Drake’s White Rum
Parce Rum 8 Year

Tequila
Religion Reposado
Religion Anejo

Whiskey
Cleveland Underground Black Reserve Bourbon Whiskey
Cleveland Underground Bourbon Whiskey Finished with Honey Locust Wood
Dry Fly Whiskey Port Barrel Finish
Highland Black 8 Yr Blended Scotch Whiskey

Silver

Gin
Dublin City Gin
Ginscape London Dry Gin
Prohibition Bathtub Cut
Wildbrumby Rubus Patch Gin

Liqueurs
O’Donnells Irish Cream

Rum
Parce 12 Year Rum

Tequila
Religion Blanco

Vodka
Drakes Organic Vodka
Tamova Vodka

Whiskey
Bluegrass Kentucky Bourbon
Cleveland Underground Bourbon Whiskey Finished with Hickory Wood
Dry Fly Straight Wheat Whiskey

Bronze

Brandy
Baroque Brandy

Gin
Wildbrumby Gin
The West Winds Gin the Sabre

Liqueur
Jumping goat Coffee Infused Whisky Liqueur

Whiskey
Dry Fly Straight Triticale
Highland Earl Scotch Whiskey

Individual Awards

American Brandy Distillery of the Year
Lairds Distillery

Australia Brandy of the Year
Baroque

Blended Scotch of the Year
Highland Black 8 Yr Blended Scotch Whiskey

Bourbon Distillery of the Year
Cleveland Underground

Columbia Rum of the Year
Parce Rum

Denmark Gin of the Year
Ginscape

Germany Liqueur of the Year
HirschRudel

Ireland Gin Distillery of the Year
Dublin City Gin Distillery

Ireland Liqueur of the Year
O’Donnells Irish Cream

Organic Rum of the Year
Drake’s White Rum

New Zealand Liqueur Distillery of the Year
Jumping Goat

Tequila Brand of the Year
Religion

Wheat Whiskey Distillery of the Year
Dry Fly Distilling