Paul John Single Malts wins big at ‘Icons of Whisky India 2017’ Awards!
Mr. Paul John wins World Whisky Brand Ambassador of the Year 2017
India, June 12, 2017: Paul John Single Malts, the great Indian Single Malt Whisky bagged three top honours at the Icons of Whisky India Awards 2017 – Best Master Distiller India for Michael D’Souza, The Best Indian Single Malt Whisky as well as the venerated World Whisky Brand Ambassador of the Year 2017 for Mr. Paul P. John. The brand whisked away the highest number of wins at the global awards ceremony thus making it one of the world’s top whisky brands to watch out for.
Speaking on the accomplishment, Mr. Paul John, Chairman of John Distilleries said, “We are truly overjoyed. Whisky Magazine’s Icons of Whisky awards is a celebrated awards ceremony across the globe. Being honoured by them across significant spheres of whisky making is a testament to our efforts towards producing world-quality whisky.”
The prestigious ‘Icons of Whisky’ Awards recognises the contribution of whisky brands in the industry from around the world and celebrates the winning brand’s dedication in delivering exceptional work across categories. Winning the eminent awards, from among an assemblage of some of the most expert whisky producers and distillers from around the world, made it a landmark victory for the Indian brand.
The specialceremony, to felicitate the brand on its achievements, took place yesterday atITC Maurya in Delhi and was hosted by, none other than, Mr. SandeepArora, Editor, South Asia, Whisky Magazine.
Brought tothe world from the sultry coasts of Goa, the Paul John Single Malts are madefrom carefully chosen indigenous ingredients including 6 row barley from thefoothills of the Himalayas. Moreover the tropical climate of the regionprovides the ideal temperature and ambiance for the whisky to mature toperfection.
JohnDistilleries first launched the Paul John Single Malt whisky in the UnitedKingdom in 2012. Ever since, its success in this sphere has been invincible. Itdidn’t take much time for experts from across the globe to take notice of theexceptional single malt whisky, further opening doors to some of the biggest,internationally recognized awards for the brand.
Paul JohnSingle Malt Whisky reached its milestone moment when it was rated ‘Liquid Gold’by Jim Murray’s Whisky Bible – the world’s leading whisky guide thatprofessionally analyses the finest whiskies from around the world. WhiskyGuru Jim Murray grades these whiskies on a score of 100. These scoresare reflective of four key criteria that they are judged on – nose, taste,finish and balance and are each scored for out of 25. The Paul John Single MaltWhisky was graded a spectacular 94.5 and was described as "thesmoke, through serious maturation, has now moved into a stunning structuredherbal nature with lavender and mint... such a brilliant mouth feel... asublime peated malt from India."
Theexclusive range of Indian Single Malts by Paul John are now available in 30countries including Europe, UK, USA, Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Asia, DutyFree Shops (Dubai, Qatar, Singapore & Bangalore) and was recentlyintroduced in the Indian markets including Delhi, Bangalore, Mumbai, Pune,Chandigarh, Pondicherry, Daman and Hyderabad.