Edgemill has once again proven its exceptional quality and craftsmanship by winning multiple awards at prestigious international spirits competitions this month. The accolades include Gold, Silver, Bronze, Platinum, and Double Gold medals, solidifying Arktika, Begin Gin & Bond 7’s positions as true champions in the world of spirits..
The first triumph came at the highly acclaimed 2023 San Francisco World Spirits Competition, held at the renowned Hotel Nikko from April 13th to April 15th. This year’s competition witnessed an astounding number of over 5,500 entries from every corner of the globe. Arktika proudly secured Gold, Silver, and Bronze medals for our Hazelnut, Vanilla and Original vodkas respectively, underscoring its remarkable appeal and versatility among discerning judges and industry experts. Our BeGin Gin range, as well as Black Bart Rum, Bond 7 Australian Whiskey, Gleneffer Blended Scotch and Zeus Oyzo all won Silver.
Continuing its remarkable winning streak, Arktika and BeGin once again triumphed, this time at the 2023 European Spirits Challenge, a competition widely recognised as the most influential beverage competition in the world. Having propelled the sales of more than 1 billion bottles since its inception in 2006, the European Spirits Challenge sets the gold standard for excellence. Arktika showcased its exceptional quality by capturing three gold medals for our Hazelnut, Original and Salted Caramel Vodkas, while BeGin won both Gold and Silver, further establishing its reputation as an unrivaled choice for spirits enthusiasts worldwide. Bond 7 Australian Whiskey and Gleneffer Blended Scotch also won Silver at the event.
The icing on the cake came with Arktika’s extraordinary performance at the 2023 SIP Awards, the only internationally recognised consumer judging spirits competition. Unique in its approach, the SIP Awards ensures that the discerning public’s opinions and palates are at the forefront of the judging process, free from any industry bias. Arktika soared to new heights by clinching the prestigious Platinum and Double Gold Medals for our Original, Hazelnut and Salted Caramel vodkas, a testament to its unparalleled taste, craftsmanship, and appeal among consumers. Our BeGin Gin range won Double Gold at the event, while our Bond 7 Australian Whiskey took home the Gold.
These accolades reaffirm our unwavering commitment to producing spirits of the highest quality. Our spirits stand out for their unparalleled taste, meticulous craftsmanship, and their ability to captivate the palates of both industry experts and consumers alike. We are incredibly honoured to receive such recognition on the global stage.
Our brands success can be attributed to our commitment to traditional distillation methods, using the finest ingredients. Edgemill Group remains dedicated to pushing boundaries and setting new standards of excellence in the world of premium spirits.