Icons of Whisky Rest of World 2018 winners revealed

The winners have been announced in the rest of world region for Whisky Magazine’s Icons of Whisky 2018. As expected from such a broad area, we have been overwhelmed with the diversity of nominees, whose work is challenging the established regions in the whisky world. Winners now go forward to the global stage of the award, held in London in March 2018. Tickets for this … Continue reading Icons of Whisky Rest of World 2018 winners revealed

Icons of Whisky Scotland 2018

Supermarket of the Year Waitrose Highly Commended Lidl Travel Retailer of the Year World of Whiskies, Edinburgh and Glasgow Airports Highly Commended The Fly Nip Whisky Shop, Inverness Airport Online Retailer of the Year The Whisky Barrel – http://www.thewhiskybarrel.com Highly Commended Royal Mile Whiskies – http://www.royalmilewhiskies.com Single Outlet Retailer of the Year Gordon & MacPhail Highly Commended Robertsons of Pitlochry Multiple Outlets Retailer of the … Continue reading Icons of Whisky Scotland 2018

Icons of Whisky Ireland 2018 – Winners announced

The winners of this year’s Whisky Magazine Icons of Whisky Ireland 2018 have been announced at an awards ceremony in the Dean Hotel Dublin. As the first year that Ireland has been considered separately in our awards, the editorial panel at Whisky Magazine was overwhelmed by the interest and response to voting and nominating the winners. Congratulations to all those shortlisted for the award and … Continue reading Icons of Whisky Ireland 2018 – Winners announced

Icons of Whisky Australia 2018 – Winners Announced

The first stop on this year’s journey is Australia, which, along with Ireland, is a stand-alone region in our awards for the first time. If other regions wonder how to replicate the rise to prominence of Australian whisky, they could do much worse than look at how the producers and industry support one another and celebrate each success as if it was its own. Despite … Continue reading Icons of Whisky Australia 2018 – Winners Announced

Icons of Whiskey America 2015 – Winners announced

2015 was an exciting year for Icons of Whisky with the launch of the new nominations and voting process. We decided it was time the industry had a say and helped us recognise the very best in the world of whisky. Producers, retailers, distributors and importers were invited to nominate iconic companies and individuals and help draw up a shortlist of those who deserve an … Continue reading Icons of Whiskey America 2015 – Winners announced

Icons of Whisky 2017 Winners

American Whiskey Brand Ambassador of the Year Matt Jones – Beam Suntory After last year’s Highly Commended, it is time for the face of WM Issue 138 to shine. Matt Jones has worked in the industry for 18 years having started out in a roadhouse style bar. He then spent time in Belize and Japan learning new mixology styles and rekindling his love of whisky. … Continue reading Icons of Whisky 2017 Winners