The World Drinks Awards

The World Drinks Awards celebrate the world's best spirits, and with this prestigious accolade being globally recognised, only the very best of the best drinks are chosen and awarded


The Icons of Whisky Awards

The Icons of Whisky Awards celebrate all things whisky – from distillers to brand ambassadors and bar tenders. We’re extremely proud to have won the Own Brand Supermarket of the Year category at these prestigious awards in 2020.

World Whisky

World Liqueur Awards

2019 Category Winner

World's Best Gin Liqueur

Hortus Pomegranate and Rose Gin Liqueur
We are proud that our Hortus Pomegranate and Rose Gin Liqueur is the World’s best Gin Liqueur category winner in 2019.


World Whisky

World Whiskies Awards

Internationally recognised, The World Whiskies Awards celebrate and award the best whiskies across the globe. We have had four of our whiskies awarded with this prestigious accolade in 2019.



Scotch: Blended: 12 Years & Under

  • Queen Margot 8 Year


Scotch: Blended Malt: 12 Years & Under

  • Glen Orchy 5 Year

Scotch: Blended Malt: No age statement

  • Abrachan Triple Oak


Scotch Speyside: Single Malt: No age statement

  • Ben Bracken Speyside Single Malt Whisky
Gin Magazine

Gin Magazine, Icons of Gin

Gin Magazine is published quarterly and distributed worldwide, celebrating all things gin. We are proud to announce that Gin Magazine’s Icons of Gin 2019 have chosen Lidl as winner of the Own Brand Gin Supermarket Retailer of the Year category in 2019.


  • Own Brand Gin Supermarket Retailer of the Year

2019 Category Winner