Blackwood's wins double gold

Blackwoods Vintage Dry Gin (40% Abv) has won gold medal at this year’s San Francisco World Spirit Competition competing against long established industry favorites.

The San Francisco World Spirits Competition is the first comprehensive, international spirits judging ever held in the United States on an annual basis. Founded in 2000 by directors of the San Francisco International Wine Competition, Anthony Dias Blue and Carol Seibert, the Spirits Competition continues each year to grow in entrants as well as stature within the industry.

Notes to editors:

Tasting Notes: Citrus zing, herbal, crisp and smooth.

  • Blackwood’s Dry Gin 40% is sold in Sainsbury’s, Tesco, Booth’s and leading independent off licences throughout the UK.
  • Blackwood’s Dry Gin 40% retails at £23.99 and the Limited Edition 60% retails at £32.99.
  • The secret of Blackwood’s Dry Gin 40% lies in the purity of the alcohol and the proportion of botanicals used in each distillation.
  • The alcohol used in Blackwood’s Dry Gin 40% is barley and maize grain with a purity of at least 98%.