2018 Winners

We're Proud To Announce The Winners of the 9th Annual New York International Spirits Competition!

A big thank you to all of the brands who participated in our 9th incredible year in New York City! 

600+ Submissions
29 Countries

60+ Categories
The 9th Annual NYISC Took Place on April 15th, 2018 in New York City

The New York International Spirits Competition is excited to announce the winners of the 9th Annual NYISC, held in April of 2018 in the heart of Manhattan. Close to 600 spirits from around the world competed in a blind tasting where top spirits buyers from around the New York metropolitan area judged the products by their category and price.

We are extremely excited for next year’s 10th annual NYISC, marking a significant milestone for our competition. Stay tuned for some exciting announcements about next year’s lineup. 

*Please note that due to customs and other shipping delays, late spirits will be judged by a smaller panel. Please check the list below for the latest winners.

Double Gold Medal

Herradura Anejo


Marquis de Montesquiou


Cachaca Paratiana


McClintock Reserve
Striped Pig Gin


Psychis Mastiha of Chios

Mixers Carbonated

Cutwater Ginger Beer


Bliss 1895 Spiced Rum
Three Sheets Aged Rum


Cutwater Fugu Vodka


Glen Moray 15 Year
Jim Beam Distiller’s Cut 2017 Release
Westland Distillery Peated

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