This follows the accolade Ballantine’s received from the International Wine and Spirit Competition for 2014.
Now in its 45th year, the IWSC aims to award excellence to wines and spirits worldwide subsequently encouraging consumer and trade recognition for quality
“The innovative brand won gold for its Ballantine’s Finest and Ballantine’s Limited expressions, reinforcing its reputation for excellence across the range. The judges praised Ballantine’s Finest for its “wide spectrum of aromatics, covering citrus, dried fruits, honey, spice, toast and rich malt” and its “light character, yet packed with complexity”.
The competition –an annual event- saw an entry of over 90 countries but Ballantine’s came out tops.
It has won over 120 trophies and medals in international drinks competitions over the past 10 years.