Co-organised with the Whisky Ambassador, RBHK has held the 3rd edition of the RBHK Best Spirits Awards in 2018 to celebrate the hard work and success of the spirits professions.
The RBHK Best Spirits Awards aims to recognise spirits distributors who provide high-quality spirits for restaurants, bars and hotels in Hong Kong. Also, it aims to recognise the best whisky bar, cocktail bar, and whisky list frpm hotel & restaurant that provide their customers with the very best selection of spirits and cocktails available, and the professional assistance by recommending spirits or cocktails that best accompany their needs. All the spirits entries will be judged by a group of spirits experts from the Whisky Ambassador, as well as from the F&B professionals.
Restaurant & Bar Hong Kong Best Spirits Awards 2018 Results
|Category||Winner||Distributor / Company|
|Best Whisky Bar - Gold||Macallan Bar||Galaxy Entertainment Macau|
|Best Whisky Bar - Silver||Chin Chin Bar||Hyatt Regency HK|
|Best Whisky Bar - Bronze||The Chinnery||Mandarin Oriental HK|
|Best Whisk(e)y List from Hotels & Restaurants - Gold||Tiffany's New York Bar||Intercontinental Grand Stanford Hong Kong|
|Best Whisk(e)y List from Hotels & Restaurants - Silver||The Chinnery||Mandarin Oriental HK|
|Best Whisk(e)y List from Hotels & Restaurants - Bronze||Sky Lounge||Sheraton Hong Kong Hotel & Towers|
|Best Cocktail Bar - Gold||Dr Fern's Gin parlour|
|Best Cocktail Bar - Gold||Lobster Bar and Grill||Island Shangri-La Hong Kong|
|Best Cocktail Bar - Bronze||The Old Man|
|Best Cocktail Bar - Bronze||Frank's Library|
|Best Single Malt Whisky – No Age Statement (with market price below HK$1,000)||Big Strand Islay Single Malt Whisky||Max Scene Wineshop|
|Best Single Malt Whisky - 12 Years or Under||Old Pulteney 12 Year Old Scotch Whisky||Asia Euro Wines & Spirits (HK) Ltd|
|Best Single Malt Whisky - 13 – 20 Years||Old Pulteney 17 Year Old Scotch Whisky||Asia Euro Wines & Spirits (HK) Ltd|
|Best Single Malt Whisky - 21 Years or Over||Balblair 1990||Asia Euro Wines & Spirits (HK) Ltd|
|Best Blended Malt Whisky||Old Perth Cask Strength Sherry||Max Scene Wineshop|
|Best Blended Whisky||Dewar's 18 years old||Telford International Company Limited|
|Best American Whiskey||Bernheim Original Kentucky Straight Wheat Whiskey||Independent Wine and Spirit (China) Limited|
|Best Brandy / Whisky Based Liqueur||Drambuie||Leung Yick Co. Ltd.|
|Best Armagnac||ARMAGNAC JOŸ - BY JOŸ XO||Natural Food & Beverages|
|Best Cognac||Larsen XO Reserve||Asia Euro Wines & Spirits (HK) Ltd|
|Best Gin||Swallowtail Small-Batch Premium Gin||HK Liquor Store Co. Ltd.|
|My Most Favourite Spirits||Bernheim Original Kentucky Straight Wheat Whiskey||Independent Wine and Spirit (China) Limited|
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