Off-trade

Gold Star Awards

NOffLA has announced the top three finalists in each category in the Gold Star Awards 2012-2013. The winning wines will be announced at SIP 2012 which will take place at ELY Bar & Brasserie, IFSC, on Monday15 October, from 6pm to 10pm.

Kicking off with a wine tasting from 6pm, this is followed by a reception and the announcement of the Gold Star Awards at 9pm. Canapés will be served from 9:30pm allowing an opportunity to celebrate the evening’s winners and a chance for NOffLA members to catch up with colleagues and suppliers.

Participating NOffLA associate members include:

  • Ampersand Wines;
  • Barry & Fitzwilliam;
  • Cassidy Wines Distribution Ltd;
  • Edward Dillon & Co. Ltd;
  • Findlater Wine & Spirit Group;
  • Fleishman-Hillard;
  • Gleeson incorporating Gilbeys;
  • Inter Rhône, C/o Sopexa Ireland;
  • Irish Distillers Pernod Ricard;
  • Liberty Wines;
  • Mackenway Distributors Ltd;
  • Richmond Marketing Ltd;
  • Searson’s Wine Merchants;
  • Taserra Wine Merchants.

SipThose attending the event will also be amongst the first to taste the winners of the Irish Wine Show Gold Star Awards. Winning a “Gold Star Award” is a distinctive accolade for the featured wines and also provides a strong marketing platform – particularly in the all-important pre-Christmas selling period.

 

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