Spice Islands Distilling Co., the first authentic craft distillery in Indonesia, has once again impressed a panel of international spirits experts to win back to back gold at The World Spirits Competition. With products blind tasted by a panel of seasoned experts, the award is one of the most prestigious in the industry, and for the second year in a row, East Indies beat stiff competition from many well-known international brands to win GOLD!
This year’s competition saw a record-breaking number of entries, and East Indies Archipelago Dry Gin was able to stand out from the crowd thanks to its unique blend of exotic Indonesian botanicals, including kecombrang (torch ginger flower) and andaliman (Batak pepper), which are carefully selected and distilled to create a perfectly balanced, premium gin. The judges awarded East Indies Archipelago Dry Gin an impressive 91.3 points, putting it ahead of other renowned brands and cementing its status as a world-class gin.
The back-to-back gold medal wins are a testament to the exceptional quality of East Indies Archipelago Dry Gin and the innovative craftsmanship of Spice Islands Distilling Co. East Indies Archipelago Dry Gin is a versatile and complex gin that can be enjoyed on its own, with tonic, or as a key ingredient in cocktails.