SB’s best-tasting spirits of 2019

With such a high calibre of medal winners spanning all categories of The Global Spirits Masters, being voted ‘best in class’ is the mark of a truly exceptional product. Here, we celebrate the Taste Masters of 2019. In The Global Spirits Masters, the overriding question the judges ask themselves is: “Does this spirit taste good?” This can be broken down into particular criteria regarding balance, mouthfeel, expression of category, creativity and value for money. The…

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Top 10 award-winning liqueurs

The liqueurs category is experiencing a revival, benefitted by the lower-alcohol trend and growing intrigue from bartenders. We present a selection of award-winning bottlings from our recent blind-tasting competition. The Spirits Business held its annual Liqueur Masters last month, where an experienced panel of judges recognised the best bottlings in the business. Looking across multiple categories, from coffee to cream, fruit to confectionary, a wide range of liqueurs were awarded the top accolades of Master and Gold medals…

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