Double Dutch, the UK award-winning premium mixer and tonic brand will be the exclusive sponsor of the mixers category at this year’s International Wine & Spirit Competition (IWSC) Awards.
The mixers category will include Gin & Tonic, Vodka & Tonic, Tequila & Tonic and Highball.
Double Dutch co-founder, Raissa de Haas said: “We are proud and delighted to be working so closely with the IWSC – one of the leading bodies in the drinks industry. Sponsoring the mixers category is a reflection of our commitment to encourage growth and innovation in the mixer market and we look forward to seeing who enters into this award category.”
The IWSC Awards 2021 marked the competition’s 51st celebration of excellence in wine and spirit making and brought together the industry’s elite to celebrate the achievements of the year. Entrants were judged by industry heavyweights including the likes of Joel Harrison the award-winning drinks writer and commentator, Charles Maxwell, a Director of The Gin Guild, and Richard Paterson, Master Scotch Whisky Blender at the Whyte & Mackay Group.
Double Dutch sponsored trophies at the IWSC Awards 2021 were awarded to Edelwhite Gin, Cadushy Vodka and Yellow Snake Rum in their respective mixer categories of ‘Gin and Tonic’, ‘Vodka and Tonic’ and ‘Rum and Ginger Beer’.
Announced as the official mixer partner for the IWSC for the third year in a row, Double Dutch is committed to supporting innovation in the tonic and mixer market. Co-founded in 2015 by Dutch twins, Raissa and Joyce de Haas, the brand utilises molecular gastronomy to create its uniquely delicious and award-winning flavour combinations.