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Glenmorangie Signet Crowned Whisky of The Year at The 2016 International Whisky Competition

The Worldwide Whisky Rivalry just discharged its outcomes during the current year’s visually impaired tasting judging occasion. The most elevated acknowledgment, Whisky of the Year, was granted to Glenmorangie Seal which scored a wonderful 97 focuses.

“We compliment Dr Charge Lumsden, Ace Distiller at Glenmorangie, and his group, for creating such an exquisite whisky, perfectly made and extremely unpredictable,” said Sebastien Gavillet, Head of Tasting Board for the Worldwide Whisky Rivalry.

The seventh release of the Worldwide Whisky Rivalry occurred in Chicago more than three days, from April 20 to 22 and got more than 160 passages. A world-class tasting board made of whisky, soul, brew and wine specialists daze tasted every whisky on an individual reason for 5 minutes. Every whisky was scored utilizing a thorough 100-point scale framework created by Sebastien Gavillet, IWC Head of Tasting Board and creator of Finding and Acing Single Malt Scotch Whisky. This procedure makes the Global Whisky Rivalry a standout amongst the most expert rivalries of its kind on the planet. No whisky scored underneath 71.

The Glenmorangie Refinery will get the Brilliant Barrel Trophy for winning the Whisky of the Year amid a function to be held this late spring in Tain, Scotland.

Full outcomes and honors are accessible here: about/

The Universal Whisky Rivalry brings whiskies from around the globe to be visually impaired tasted and evaluated by an expert tasting board utilizing the most exhaustive tasting strategy accessible with 15 distinct criteria. These criteria are required to create the tasting notes and smell and flavor profiles for the Global Whisky Manage. Dissimilar to different rivalries, the judges on its tasting board are given one whisky at once, to guarantee every whisky gets the best possible consideration. It is the main rivalry in the spirits world to convey remarkable decorations intended to advance each of the triumphant whiskies. Just 3 decorations (Gold, Silver & Bronze) are granted per class. The Whisky of the Year (most elevated score amid the opposition) gets compensated with the Brilliant Barrel Trophy, at present held by Diageo at The Chronicle in Scotland for a year ago’s John Walker & Children Lord George V.

For more data about the Universal Whisky Control and the Global Whisky Rivalry, please visit or contact Sylvain Allard, Overseeing Executive, at

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