NewsThe Best Spirits From Every Country According To The 2020 New York International Spirits Competition

The Best Spirits From Every Country According To The 2020 New York International Spirits Competition

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Anyone aching with wanderlust might be happy to know that the 2020 New York International Spirits Competition has announced the winners from this year’s event, including best spirits and distillery honors given out per country. While not every nation on the planet had a distillery or spirit eligible, there is still an impressive list of awards that were handed out.

The 2020 New York International Spirits Competition featured over 1,200 submissions from 30+ countries across more than 60 categories. This was the 11th year of the competition, which is judged by working trade buyers from the NYC Metro Area, including restaurateurs, sommeliers, retail spirits buyers, distributors. and importers. For the first time ever, this year’s competition was judged remotely.

The Best Spirits From Every Country According To The 2020 New York International Spirits Competition

Argentina

Argentina Distillery of the Year

Destileria Espiritu Zorro

Australia 

Australia Distillery of the Year

Mount Compass Wines & Distillery

Australia Liqueur Distillery of the Year

Wolf Lane Distillery

Australia Pre Mix Cocktail Producer of the Year

Curatif Archie Rose Espresso Martini

Austria

Austria Distillery of the Year

Franz Tinnauer

Austria Vodka of the Year

J.A. Baczewski Monopolowa Dry Gin

Belgium

Belgium Distillery of the Year

Plus Oultre Distillery

Belgium Vodka Distillery of the Year

Deluxe Distillery

Brazil 

Brazil Liqueur of the Year

Guaaja Tiquira

Canada

British Columbia Distillery of the Year

Victoria Distillers

Canada Distillery of the Year

Distillerie Fils du Roy  

Canada Liqueur Producer of the Year

Great Gido’s Homebrew

Canada Master Whiskey Blender of the Year

Bill Ashburn

Canada Whiskey Distillery of the Year

Forty Creek

New Foundland Distillery of the Year

New Foundland Distillery

Ontario Distillery of the Year

Georgian Bay Spirit Co.

Quebec Gin Distillery of the Year

Distillerie Cote des Saints  

Quebec Liqueur Distillery of the Year

Noroi Distillery

Saskatchewan Distillery of the Year

Last Mountain Distillery

Fiji 

Fiji Rum Distillery of the Year

Rum Co of Fiji

Finland

Finland Vodka of the Year

Tom of Finland Organic Vodka

France

France Liqueur of the Year                                 

LEONCE

France Orange Liqueur of the Year

Bauchant Orange Liqueur

France Vodka of the Year

Bastille Day

Germany

Germany Gin of the Year

Schwarzer Walfisch

Baden-Wurttemberg Distillery of the Year

Stuttgart Distillery

Greece

Greece Gin of the Year

Stray Dog Wild Gin

India

India Distillery of the Year

Fullarton Distilleries

India Whiskey of the Year

Royal Tiger

Ireland

Ireland Gin of the Year

Grace O’Malley Irish Gin

Irish Liqueur of the Year

The Irishman Irish Whiskey

Irish Single Malt of the Year

Tyrconnell Single Malt Irish Whiskey

Irish Whiskey of the Year

Egan’s Irish Whiskey

Italy

Italy Cream Liqueur of the Year

Vincenzi Bicerin

Italy Herbal Liqueur of the Year

Lucano Amaro

Jamaica

Jamaica Distillery of the Year

Appleton Estate

Japan

Japan Gin Distillery of the Year

Komasa Jyozo

Japan Whiskey Distillery of the Year

Yoshino

Jordan

Jordan Distillery of the Year

Eagle Distilleries

Mexico

Mexico Liqueur of the Year

Casa D’ Artisi

Sotol Distillery of the Year

Rey David Destilleria

Netherlands

Netherlands Distillery of the Year

William Wolf

New Zealand

New Zealand Distillery of the Year

The National Distillery

Norway

Norway Distillery of the Year

Engelstad Spirits

Panama

Panama Rum of the Year

Ron Abuelo

Peru

Peru Distillery of the Year

Quri

Philippines

Philippines Distillery of the Year

Taduay Distillery

Poland

Poland Vodka of the Year

Belvedere

Portugal

Portugal Liqueur of the Year

Vila das Rainhas Ginja

Russia

Russia Vodka of the Year

Zyr Vodka

Scotland

Highland Blended Scotch of the Year

Compass Box The Story of the Spaniard

Highland Single Malt Distillery of the Year

Glenmorangie

Islay Blended Scotch of the Year

St. Killian Big Peat Islay Malt Scotch Whiskey

Islay Distillery of the Year

Ardbeg

Islay Unaged Scotch of the Year

Ardbeg Uigedall

Scotland Master Distiller of the Year

Dr. Bill Lumsden

Speyside Distillery of the Year

Aberlour

Speyside Portwood Finish Scotch of the Year

Tomintoul 12yr Portwood

Spain

Spain Gin of the Year

Gin Mare

Spain Rum of the Year

Don Maderas

Sweden

Sweden Gin Distillery of the Year

Norrbottens Destilleri

Sweden Rum Producer of the Year

Lundberg Classic

Sweden Vodka of the Year

Purity Vodka

Ukraine

Ukraine Brandy of the Year

Tavria

Ukraine Flavored Vodka of the Year

Nemiroff

Ukraine Vodka of the Year

Medoff

Vietnam

Vietnam Producer of the Year

Hanoi Liquor Joint Stock Company

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