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Indian Whiskey Maker, Amrut Distilleries, Wins ‘World's Best' Title

Bangalore-based Amrut Distilleries won the "World's Best Whiskey" title at the 2024 International Spirits Challenge in London, beating renowned brands from Scotland, Ireland, and Japan.

By Rashaad Ather
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Bangalore-based Amrut Distilleries

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Bangalore-based Amrut Distilleries has won the "World's Best Whiskey" title at the 2024 International Spirits Challenge held in London. 

Its flagship single malt, Amrut Fusion, is the most talked about whiskey in the competition. It’s also recognised as one of India's most decorated whiskies. 

The Indian whiskey maker defeated whiskey brands worldwide, including prominent names from Scotland, Ireland, and Japan to clinch the world title.

By winning five gold medals in the fiercely competitive "World Whisky Category," Amrut set a new standard for Indian distilleries on the global stage. 

The International Spirits Challenge celebrates the artistry and skill behind whiskey distilling worldwide with its rigorous judging standards and prestigious awards.

Amrut Distilleries was praised for its outstanding performance in blind tastings by the International Spirits Challenge panel, reaffirming the distillery's dedication to producing exceptional whiskies. 

Amrut Fusion is ready to compete for more awards, solidifying its position as a top producer of luxury spirits globally.

About Amrut Distilleries:

Founded in 1948 by the late Radhakrishna Jagdale, Amrut Distilleries has grown beyond its Karnataka origins to achieve global recognition.

Amrut Distilleries' win at the International Spirits Challenge highlights its innovative and traditional approach to whiskey-making in India, and its recognition as the "World's Best Whiskey" at the 2024 Challenge elevates the status of Indian whiskey globally. Cheers to that!