Altitude Gin wins London Dry Gin trophy
CHX Distillers Ltd are celebrating again after winning another Silver award for Altitude Alpine Dry Gin in the 2021 International Wine and Spirit Competition (IWSC) for the third year running, scoring 90 points in the London Dry Gin category.
Judges tasting notes:
“Fleshy citrus, bitter lemon and clear juniper aromas on the nose, juniper and citrus shining through on the palate creating a classic and balanced flavour profile”.
The IWSC’s biggest spirits judging in history recently took place over eight days in the heart of Soho. Over 80 experts were tasked with tasting over 4,000 spirits (including 1,000 gins). The panels of experts included the likes of Master Distiller of Beefeater, Desmond Payne OBE; Head of Buying for Master of Malt, Guy Hodcroft; Head of New Product Development for Atom Brands, Rosie Milson, as well as vodka expert, Veronika Karlova; and the founder of the Gin Foundry, Olivier Ward.