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World Gin Awards 2022

Winners

World's Best Classic Gin

World's Best Classic Gin
Country Winner
Awildian
Coromandel Dry Gin

New Zealand

"Citrus aromas of tangerine, orange and lemon with refreshing juniper and herbal notes. Juniper, red fruits, lemon and sweet floral notes on the palate. Lingering finish. So interesting and well balanced."

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Australia

Country Winner
Country WinnerGinworth
Future Vintage Gin
Australia
"Restrained citrus nose with a spicy surround. Good juniper backbone, well balanced floral notes. Herbaceous with a grapefruit tang. Lengthy finish. Good complexity."

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Bronze
Ester
Dry Gin
Australia

Belgium

Country Winner
Country WinnerWout's Gin
Classic Gin
Belgium
"Very classic nose with citrus and low cassia notes. Lovely palate, bright and citrussy with lemon, orange, juniper and lavender florality. Creamy mouthfeel. Some woodiness towards the end. Well integrated."

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Brazil

"Fresh nose with citrus and juniper. Cinnamon and cardamom come through on the palate with some sweetness. Nicely balanced and well integrated for the ABV. Quite drying at the end."

Canada

Country Winner
Country WinnerAmpersand Distilling Co
Gin
Canada
"Potent nose with fermented fruits. Refined but upfront flavours led by citrus accents. Pure, clean gin flavours. Well executed."

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England

"Rich sweet caramel and toffee on the nose. Some notes of tonka and vanilla. It’s quite dense and round and a little different, but still retains classic character."

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France

Country Winner
Country WinnerOsmoz Gin
Classic
France
"Floral, perfumed nose. Juniper, lavender and citrus notes on the palate that lead to some spice and a pleasant, dry finish."

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Germany

Country Winner
Country Winner13Spirits
Big Moose Gin
Germany
"Quite a nice classic profile on the nose with rich berry fruit. A hint of spice on the palate."

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Italy

Country Winner
Country WinnerSt. Urban
Gin
Italy
"A bright resinous pine aroma with malty notes. Powerful, mouthcoating notes of resinous juniper with aniseed/fennel hints. Quite classic and balanced."

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Republic of Ireland

Country Winner
Country WinnerWeavers
Dry Gin
Republic of Ireland
"Really complex nose. Nice herbal/grassy notes with spices, subtle nutty notes and delicate hints of lavender and juniper. Very fresh palate with citrus and herbs, and a hint of mint. A bit hot and spicy in the end."

SILVER WINNERS

Silver
Ha'Penny
Dry Gin
Republic of Ireland

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Bronze
Wild Burrow
Irish Craft Gin
Republic of Ireland

Scotland

Country Winner
Country WinnerTobermory
Mountain Gin
Scotland
"Grapefruit and lime on the nose with apple, nuts, cinnamon, dried fruit and just a bit of juniper. Nice oily texture. Plenty of florals on the palate with some citrus, lemongrass and juniper. The flavours are mixed in a clever way."

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South Africa

Country Winner
Country WinnerKWV Cruxland
Black Winter Truffles
South Africa
"Light yellow hue. Fragrant wintry nose with cloves, ginger and mincemeat fruitiness. Subtle and well-balanced spice flavours on the palate with a little lavender and aniseed."

Sweden

Country Winner
Country WinnerHernö Gin
Dry Gin
Sweden
"Nice nose. Sweetness on the palate adds to the mouthfeel."

United States

Country Winner
Country WinnerGale Force
Gin
United States
"Spice-driven nose with fresh tea, juniper and lemon zest. Soft on the palate with a nice sweetness. Lemon curd, violets, cardamom, baking spices and juniper."

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Wales

Country Winner
Country WinnerDyfi
Original Gin
Wales
"Nose is very crisp, classic and juniper forward. On the palate this turns a little sweet. Quite round with some nice spice and complexity."

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