INTERNATIONAL WHISKY COMPETITION™

INTERNATIONAL WHISKY COMPETITION™

International Whisky Competition™
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2015 Official Results

Whisky of the Year
John Walker & Sons - King George V
Master Blender of the Year
Jim Beveridge

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Best Single Malt Whisky

Gold:
Black Art 4.1

Silver:
Lagavulin 16 Years Old

Bronze:
The Glenlivet Nàdurra Oloroso


Best Cask Strength

Gold:
The Glenlivet Nàdurra Oloroso

Silver:
Aberlour A'Bunadh

Bronze:
Octomore 06.3 Islay Barley


Best New Release

Gold:
Glenmorangie Tùsail

Silver:
Craigellachie 23 Years Old

Bronze:
Glenmorangie The Taghta


Best Peated Whisky

Gold:
Lagavulin 16 Years Old

Silver:
Talisker Storm

Bronze:
Octomore 06.3 Islay Barley


Best Single Malt NAS

Gold:
The Glenlivet Nàdurra Oloroso

Silver:
Talisker Storm

Bronze:
Laphroaig Quarter Cask


Best Single Malt Scotch 10 Years

Gold:
Ardbeg 10 Years Old

Silver:
Laphroaig 10 Years Old Cask Strength

Bronze:
Laphroaig 10 Years Old


Best Single Malt Scotch 12 Years

Gold:
Caol Ila 12 Years Old

Silver:
Bunnahabhain 12 Years Old

Bronze:
Cragganmore 12 Years Old


Best Single Malt Scotch 13-17 Years

Gold:
Lagavulin 16 Years Old

Silver:
Aberlour 16 Years Old

Bronze:
Dalwhinnie 15 Years Old


Best 18 Single Malt Scotch 18 Years

Gold:
Mortlach 18 Years Old

Silver:
Aberlour 18 Years Old

Bronze:
Tomatin 18 Years Old


Best Single Malt Scotch 25 Years Old

Gold:
Mortlach 25 Years Old

Silver:
Glenmorangie
Quarter Century 25 Years Old

Bronze:
Bunnahabhain 25 Years Old


Best Single Malt Scotch (Highlands)

Gold:
Glenmorangie
Quarter Century 25 Years Old

Silver:
Glenmorangie Tùsail

Bronze:
Glenmorangie Signet


Best Single Malt Scotch (Islands)

Gold:
Talisker Storm

Silver:
Talisker 10 Years Old

Bronze:
Ledaig 10 Years Old


Best Single Malt Scotch (Islay)

Gold:
Black Art 4.1

Silver:
Lagavulin 16 Years Old

Bronze:
Laphroaig Quarter Cask


Best Single Malt Scotch (Speyside)

Gold:
The Glenlivet N
àdurra Oloroso

Silver:
Mortlach 25 Years Old

Bronze:
Aberlour A'Bunadh


Best Blended Scotch (18 Years Old)

Gold (3 way tie):
Chivas Regal 18 Years Old
Dewar's The Vintage 18 Years Old

Johnnie Walker Platinum 18 Years Old


Best Blended Whisky (All Categories)

Gold:
John Walker & Sons King George V

Silver:
Johnnie Walker Blue Label

Bronze (tie):
John Walker Private Collection 2014
Dewar's Signature Edition


Best Blended Malt Scotch

Gold:
John Walker & Sons Odyssey


Best Value Scotch* (under $30)

Gold:
Johnnie Walker Red Label

Silver:
Dewar's White Label

*must have scored above 85 pts


Best Bourbon Whiskey

Gold:
E.H. Taylor Jr. Single Barrel

Silver:
Knob Creek 9 Years Old

Bronze:
Bowman Brothers Small Batch


Best Rye Whiskey

Gold:
E.H. Taylor, Jr. Straight Rye

Silver:
WhistlePig 12 Years Old - Old World Series: Sauternes

Bronze (tie):
Sazerac Straight Rye
Knob Creek Rye


Best American Whiskey

Gold:
James Oliver American Whiskey

Silver:
High West American Prairie

Bronze (tie):
New Holland Zeppelin Bend
Reilly's Mother's Milk


Best Small Batch Bourbon

Gold:
Bowman Brothers small batch

Silver:
E.H. Taylor, Jr. Small batch

Bronze:
Herman Marshall Texas Bourbon


Best Single Barrel Bourbon

Gold:
E.H. Taylor, Jr. Single Barrel

Silver:
John J. Bowman Single Barrel


Best Moonshine

Gold:
Artisan Grain Original Moonshine

Silver:
Manhattan Moonshine

Bronze:
Climax Moonshine


Best Canadian Whisky

Gold:
Forty Creek Confederation Oak

Silver:
Forty Creek Copper Pot

Bronze (tie):
Forty Creek Double Barrel
Fort Creek Barrel Select


Best Irish Whiskey

Gold:
Jameson Black Barrel

Silver:
Jameson Caskmates

Bronze:
Jameson Gold Reserve



Best World Whiskey

Gold:
Hakushu 12 Years Old

Silver:
Kavalan Solist ex-Bourbon Cask

Bronze:
Penderyn Madeira Finish


Best Indian Whiskey

Gold:
Blenders Pride Reserve Collection


Best Grain Whiskey

Gold:
Middle West OYO Oloroso Wheat Whiskey

Silver:
Compass Box Hedonism

Bronze:
Haig Club


Best South East Asian

Gold:
Golden Spirit Imperial Rare Aged
(Myanmar)


Master Distiller of the Year

Jim McEwan


Distillery of the Year

Glenmorangie Distillery


Brand Ambassador of the Year

Ian Millar
Global Ambassador
William Grant & Sons


Blogger of the Year

Ruben Luyten
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