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World Gin Awards 2019

Winners

World's Best Classic Gin

World's Best Classic Gin
Category Winner
Never Never Distilling Co
Southern Strength Gin

Australia

"Some pine leaves and resin, with a hint of thyme and a whisper of cinnamon and tree bark. Juniper and citrus are in a nice supporting role. Nice complexity, but the balance impresses most."

GOLD WINNERS

Gold Medal
Ounce Gin
Bold
Australia

SILVER WINNERS

BRONZE WINNERS

Canada

Category Winner
Category WinnerSteinhart Distillery
Classic Gin
Canada
"Next level, beautiful nose with strong floral aromas. Fresh and candied lime, juniper, pepper and lemon drop candy. Mild alcohol and creamy confectionery."

Denmark

Category Winner
Category WinnerBraunstein
Dragonfly Gin
Denmark
"A little shy, but overall a nice earthy quality, with orris root and angelica, maybe a hint of cumin too. Light juniper notes, and a hint of grapefruit. Hint of pepper and ginger on the palate, which is quite herbal too."

Ireland

Category Winner
Category WinnerWeavers Dry Gin
Ireland
"Big on the orange zest, but also some tropical fruit influence, like mango and apricot, all balanced out by whispers of juniper, walnut and orris root."

SILVER WINNERS

Russian Federation

Category Winner
Category WinnerParma
Russian Federation
"Very citrusy with lots of coriander and a bold, peppery finish. Juniper combines with citrus on the nose, leading to a smooth yet spicy pepper led taste on the palate."

SILVER WINNERS

Silver Medal
Barrister
Dry Gin
Russian Federation

Scotland

SILVER WINNERS

BRONZE WINNERS

South Africa

Category Winner
Category WinnerMonks
Medella
South Africa
"Nice nose, juniper led with pleasing floral notes, leading to citrus and pepper notes. Well balanced. Citrus on the nose, complex flavour profile when neat."

United Kingdom

Category Winner
Category WinnerTanqueray
No 10
United Kingdom
"Intense sweet oranges, as well as liquorice root, accompanied by juniper and mango and apricot. Great balance and lovely classic style with subtle juniper notes and soft spices."

GOLD WINNERS

BRONZE WINNERS

Bronze Medal
Cuckoo
Signature Gin
United Kingdom

United States

Category Winner
Category WinnerUncle Val's Gin
Restorative
United States
"Creamy, buttery nose, bright and citrus. Good balance of juniper, strong enthonol. Silky texture. Reads a little soft at first but with a peppery finish. Nice heat."

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