Our cooperation partners

In order to make our Taste-of-Spirits even more attractive to the visitors, we have invited again the very “great” players in the spirits sector to participate in our event. The long-standing business partners, listed in alphabetical order, have so far followed our invitation, for which we are very pleased. They will  offer for tasting their “key spirits” and “specials” at their own booths, experts are available for expert talks. And it is expected that unique Taste-of-Spirits-packages are exclusively offered. Let yourself be surprised and discover the new and unique!



Beam Suntory Austria GmbH
Operngasse 17–21, A-1040 Wien
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Beam Suntory

As the world’s third largest premium spirits company, Beam Suntory is Crafting the Spirits Brands that Stir the World. Consumers from all corners of the globe call for the company’s brands, including the iconic Jim Beam and Maker’s Mark bourbon brands as well as world renowned premium brands including Knob Creek bourbon, The Yamazaki, The Hakushu and Hibiki Japanese whiskies, Connemara, Laphroaig, and Bowmore Scotch whiskies, Canadian Club whisky, Courvoisier cognac, Sauza tequila, Sipsmith gin, Roku gin and Larios gin.

Beam Suntory was created in 2014 by combining the world leader in bourbon and the pioneer in Japanese whisky to form a new company with a deep heritage, passion for quality, innovative spirit and commitment to Growing for Good.

For more information on Beam Suntory, its brands, and its commitment to social responsibility, please visit www.beamsuntory.at and www.drinksmart.com



Campari Austria GmbH – A Gruppo Campari Company
Naglergasse 1/13, A-1010 Wien
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The Campari Austria Company

The Austrian branch was founded in 2007 and is located in the heart of Vienna, in Naglergasse in the 1st district. A dedicated team of 15 employees is committed to professional marketing and distribution of the high-quality product range. Managing Director Simone Edler sums up accordingly: “CAMPARI Austria actually has two secrets of success: first-class products and first-class employees who continue the chosen path with valuable experience as well as passion.”.

The CAMPARI Austria portfolio consists of brands of almost every spirits category, with market leadership in the aperitif and amari segment. In the non-alcoholic market, CAMPARI Austria owns products without alcohol include the refreshing Crodino (Biondo & Rosso) and the “Ready to Enjoy” Drink Crodino Spritz – the first non-alcoholic aperitif from Italy developed especially for the Austrian market. The CAMPARI Austria portfolio also includes well-known international brands such as Campari, Aperol, Cinzano, Averna, Braulio and Cynar as well as the Scottish Glen Grant, the American Wild Turkey, Appleton Estate, Wray & Nephew, Bankes Gin, SKYY Vodka, Espolòn Tequila, Frangelico, Grand Marnier, BULLDOG London Dry Gin or Ouzo 12.

Further information at: www.campari-austria.at.



Diners Club International | DC Bank AG
Lassallestraße 3, 1020 Wien
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Diners Club

The first credit card in the world offers you exclusivity in the private and business area

A membership at Diners Club means much more than just cashless payment. Diners Club offers security, flexibility, seriousness and comfort. Worldwide! Experience the subtle difference with the exclusive and versatile advantages of the Diners Club World.

As an existing Diners Club member you have the possibility to purchase tickets for the Taste of Spirits-Events at an exclusive price of only € 10,– per person at the Diners Club Online Shop.



Gillespie & Partners GmbH
Kantgasse 3/11, A-1010 Wien
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Gillespie & Partners

Your Scotch Connection. Gillespie & Partners is the importer of selected Scottish single malt whiskeys. The focus is on the bottling of well-known, independent Scottish family-owned companies: Morrison & Mackay Ltd., owned by the former Bowmore distilleries, Auchentoshan and Glen Garioch – “CÀRN MÒR”; Meadowside Blending Ltd., owned by Donald and Andrew Hart, “The maltman” & “The grainman”; James Eadie Ltd., owned by Rupert Patrick, “James Eadie Single Malt Whiskey”; Hunter Laing & Company Ltd., owned by Stewart H. Laing and Scott & Andrew Laing, “The Old Malt Cask” and “The First Editions”.

Bottling of special barrels for selected customers as so-called “private bottlings” complement the program.

Gillespie & Partners will be part of Taste-of-Spirits in Vienna (Urania).



Pernod Ricard Austria GmbH
Schottenfeldgasse 20, A-1070 Wien
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Pernod Ricard Austria

The Pernod Ricard Group, headquartered in Paris, is the world’s second largest spirits and wine group. The merger of the French companies Pernod and Ricard laid the foundations for a successful future in 1975. Pernod Ricard distributes and markets spirits and wines worldwide with a total of 18,000 employees in 80 countries.

On the Austrian market, the group is represented by Pernod Ricard Austria GmbH, based in Vienna, and marketers a portfolio of well-known premium and prestige spirits. The range includes the brands Absolut Vodka, Havana Club Rum, Chivas Regal, Jameson, Ramazzotti, The Glenlivet, Malibu or Lillet. With around 30 employees, Pernod Ricard Austria recorded a gross sales of EUR 36 million in 2014/15. Pernod Ricard is committed to a sustainable development policy and the responsible use of alcohol. Therefore the company is a Member of SpiritsEUROPE, a voluntary merger of leading spirits companies and the spirits associations of the countries. In Austria, Pernod Ricard Austria uses activities within the framework of the annual Responsibl’ALL Day or the initiative „My child does not want any alcohol“.

For more information, visit www.pernod-ricard-austria.com

Tasting-Range of Pernod Ricard at Taste of Spirits 2018:

Irland Schottland
JAMESON Black Barrel ABERLOUR A’Bunadh
JAMESON Coopers Croze ABERLOUR 16 yo
JAMESON Distillers Safe ABERLOUR 18 yo
JAMESON Blenders Dog THE GLENLIVET 18 yo
JAMESON Caskmates THE GLENLIVET 15 yo French Oak
MIDLETON Very Rare THE GLENLIVET 12 yo
THE GLENLIVET Nadurra Oloroso
CHIVAS REGAL 18 yo
CHIVAS REGAL 25 yo


VINORAMA Weinversand GmbH
Wörgler Boden 13–15, 6300 Wörgl
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Vinorama – because good wine makes friends and pleasure

Vinorama Weinversand GmbH was founded in 1988 and is a subsidiary of Morandell International. The leading wine specialist in Austria is 100% family-owned and is now managed by the third generation of KR Peter and KR Mag. Rudolf Morandell. Dipl.-Bw. (FH) Christoph and Mag. Mario Morandell have been working in senior positions in the company for many years.

Vinorama is addressed at private customers and final consumers in Austria and Germany and looks after wine lovers as well as corporate customers who are not active in the catering or hotel industry. The focus of the product range lies on wines from Austria, Italy, France and Spain. With wines from the New World, the extensive range is completed. In addition, Vinorama offers selected craft beers and specialty beers, excellent spirits, high-quality olive oils and attractive gift combinations.

The Taste of Spirits event will feature some of our exclusive spirits to taste, with selected bottlings of Diplomatico Rum, Glen Allachie Whiskey, Elephant Gin and other exciting products.


Wer nicht neugierig ist, erfährt nichts.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe