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Wednesday, November 24 2021 - 11:00
Kavalan Wins IWSC 'Worldwide Whiskey Producer Trophy'
TAIPEI, Nov. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire-AsiaNet/ --

Scooping more than 100 international gold medals in 2021. Breaking the record 

The International Wine and Spirit Competition (IWSC) has awarded its Worldwide 
Whiskey Producer Trophy to Kavalan for the third time, ending a spectacular 
2021 awards year for the Taiwanese distiller.

The Worldwide Whiskey Producer trophy is awarded to the highest scoring whisky 
producer across the Americas, Europe, Asia and Australasia, and this year's 
recognition was based on Kavalan's 7 Gold Outstanding and 8 Gold medals as well 
as the Worldwide Whiskey Trophy for the Podium Single Malt Whisky.

The trophy crowns a spectacular awards season for Kavalan, in which the 
distiller collected more than 100 gold medals and 10 of the industry's highest 

This includes being named Producer or Distillery of the Year from all the top 
competitions: IWSC, International Spirits Challenge (ISC) and San Francisco 
World Spirits Competition (SFWSC).

CEO Mr YT Lee said 2021 had been a record year for Kavalan. 

"Kavalan has always pushed through barriers to deliver quality while innovating 
continuously. We will keep striving to bring to our whiskies the exceptional 
flavour and aromas our fans have come to expect. I thank the judges for this 
trophy and dedicate it to my hardworking team," said Mr Lee.  

2021 Ten Top Awards 

Kavalan Distillery

- IWSC Worldwide Whiskey Producer of the Year 
- SFWSC Distillery of the Year 
- ISC World Whisky Producer of the Year Trophy 
- ISC Spirit Tourism Awards Distillery Visitor Centre Trophy 
- Icons of Whisky Visitor Attraction of the Year

Kavalan Solist Oloroso Sherry Single Cask Strength Single Malt Whisky

- SFWSC Best Other Single Malt Whisky 
- BTI Best Single Malt Whisky

Kavalan Solist PX Sherry Single Cask Strength Single Malt Whisky

- WWM Taste Master

Kavalan Podium Single Malt Whisky

- IWSC Worldwide Whiskey Trophy

Kavalan 10th Anniversary Sky Gold Wine Cask Matured Single Cask Single Malt 

- TWSC Best of the Best Single Malt

About Kavalan Distillery 

Kavalan Distillery in Yilan County has been pioneering the art of single malt 
whisky in Taiwan since 2005. Our whisky, aged in intense humidity and heat, 
sources the crystal meltwaters of Snow Mountain and is enhanced by sea and 
mountain breezes. These conditions combine to create Kavalan's signature 
creaminess. Taking Yilan County's old name, our distillery is backed by about 
40 years of beverage-making under parent company, King Car Group. We have 
collected more than 600 gold awards or higher from the industry's most 
competitive contests. Visit 

Media Contact:

Kaitlyn Tsai   

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SOURCE: Kavalan

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   Caption: Kavalan Distillery celebrates winning the top 2021 prizes in 
international contests