The world’s best gin comes from Ostrobothnia in Finland according to the jury of the International Wine & Spirit Competition.
Napue Gin, created by Kyrö Distillery Company in Ostrobothnia, Finland, won first place in the Gin & Tonic category at the International Wine & Spirit Competition organised in the UK.
In August 2014, Napue Gin was launched for wider distribution to restaurants. It appeared on the shelves of Alko, Finland’s national alcoholic beverage retailers, in July, 2015. The raw material for all of the Finnish distillery’s products is rye and they are sold in nine countries.
The International Wine & Spirit Competition (IWSC), the oldest in its field, was launched in 1969. The Gin & Tonic category was included for the first time this year.