2016 Melbourne International Spirits Competition Announces Winners

We're proud to announce the winners of the 2016 Melbourne International Spirits Competition! In our third phenomenal year of the competition, over 100 spirits were submitted from countries around the world. Scroll down to view the winner's list!

Double Gold

Whiskey
Dewars White Label Scratched Cask
Dewars 18yr The Vintage

Gold

Brandy
Baroque Brandy

Cachaca
Cachaca Batista Prata

Gin
Adelaide Hills Distillery 78 Small Batch Gin
Brocken Spectre Gin for Tonic
Daffy’s Gin Limited
Prohibition Liquor Co. Bathtub Cut
Siegfried Rheinland Dry Gin
Teichenne Hampstead Vine
The Grove Gin
VedrenneLe Gin 1&9
Wildbrumby Schnapps Gin

Liqueurs
Adelaide Hills The Italian Bitter Orange Apertif
Gabriel Boudier Crème de Cassis de Dijon
Licor 43
O’Donnells Irish Cream
Vedrenne Elder Flower Liqueur
Vedrenne Mythe Absinthe
Villa Massa Limoncello

Vodka
Copperhead Road Distillery Pure Heart
MVODKA

Whiskey
Dewars White Label
Dewars 15 year The Monarch
Highland Earl Scotch Whiskey
Mt Uncle Distillery The Big Black Cock Single Barrel Single Malt Whiskey

Silver

Cachaca
Cachaca Batista OURO

Gin
Darley’s London Style Gin
Gabrield Boudier Saffron Gin
Prohibition Liquor Co. Prohibition Gin
Strait Dry Gin
Teichenne Level Gin

Liqueur
The Grove Absinthe
Vedrenne Super Cassis

Rum
Mt. Uncle Distillery FNQ Rum Co. Iridium

Vodka
Spiritual Spirits Vodka
Tamova Vodka

Whiskey
Bluegrass Kentucky Bourbon

Bronze

Gin
Mt Uncle Distillery Botanic Australis Gin

Liqueur
Pachara Basarana Etiqueta Negra
Kinross Gin Tropical & Exotic Fruits
Vedrenne LE Birlou

Whiskey
Dewars 12yr The Ancestro

Individual Awards

Australia

Australia Absinthe Distillery of the Year

The Grove

Australia Apertif Distillery of the Year
Adelaide Hills

Australia Brandy of the Year
Baroque

Australia Whiskey Distillery of the Year
Mt. Uncle Distilery

Cachaca Distillery of the Year
Cachaca Batista

France

France Distillery of the Year
Vedrenne

France Gin Producer of the Year
Gabriel Boudier

Germany

Germany Gin Distillery of the Year
Rheinland Distillers

Ireland

Ireland Liquor of the Year
O’Donnells Irish Cream

Italy

Limoncello Producer of the Year
Villa Massa

New Zealand

New Zealand Gin Distillery of the Year
1769 Distillery

New Zealand Vodka Distillery of the Year
Copperhead Road Distillery

Scotland

Scotland Gin of the Year
Daffy’s

Blended Scotch of the Year
Dewars

Spain

Spain Distillery of the Year
Teichenne

Spain Liqueur of the Year
Licor 43

Come along and taste the winning brands at Australia Trade Tasting — in the press area of the Melbourne International Competitions!
RSVP HERE

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