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Australian Distilled Spirits Awards

Conducted by The Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria (RASV), the Australian Distilled Spirits Awards (ADSA) is Australia original and largest spirits competition highlighting the innovation and excellence of Australian-manufactured spirits, liqueurs and bitters.

The 2018 ADSA received a record 297 entries from 86 exhibitors, a 20% increase on the number of entries from last year with the largest number of exhibitors from Victoria with 23. The gin category was particularly strong, with a 60% increase entries from across the country.

Old Young’s, Henley Brook, WA took home the top honour of Champion Australian Distiller from a total of ten champion trophies in the fourth year of the awards, with five won by Victorian distillers, two from South Australia and one each from Tasmania, Western Australia and New South Wales. Read more about all the ADSA champions.

The 2019 ADSA entries will open early in 2019.

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