Whyte and Mackay has been awarded the International Wine and Spirit Competition Trophy for ‘United Kingdom Spirits Producer of the Year’. Having picked up a plethora of gold medals for its portfolio of brands including The Dalmore and Jura, as well as a range of its private label products, the company was subsequently put forward for, and won, the overarching trophy UK Spirits Producer of the Year category.
Bryan Donaghey CEO of Whyte & Mackay Ltd said, “The IWSC is one of the most respected competitions in the world and is judged by a panel of industry experts. To be awarded with so many medals for our brands, which has culminated in us winning the United Kingdom Sprits Producer of the Year Trophy, is a real testament to our commitment to the quality and prestige of our products.
“This accolade symbolises the dedication, integrity and passion that each person at Whyte & Mackay applies to their work on a day to day basis. I would like to thank everyone at Whyte and Mackay for the hard work and the commitment they have shown. This award is the result of a fantastic team performance.”
The award was presented on Thursday 26th November, at the annual International Wine & Spirit Competition Banquet held at Guildhall in London. Founded in 1969, the IWSC is considered to be the most prestigious competition of its kind in the world.