Knockeen Hills:Irish Poteen. Triple and Quadruple Distilled
Award winning Irish Poteen Logos

2002 I.W.S.C.

Silver Medal Winner

Knockeen Hills Farmers Strength 60% Vol.

Bronze Medal Winner

Knockeen Hills Gold Extra-Strength 90% Vol.

At 90% vol. (180 US PROOF), this is the highest proof rating of any spirit to have received a Medal in the history of the Competition).

Commended Medal Winner

Knockeen Hills Gold Strength 70% Vol.



In the I.W.S.C. 2002 Competition, 'Other Spirits - Poteen' category, Waterford bottled Knockeen Hills was the only award-winning poteen brand.

The Farmers Strength 60% Abv. won the Silver Medal, the Gold Extra-Strength 90% Abv. (Ireland's strongest produced spirit) won the Bronze Medal, and the Gold Strength 70% Abv. was awarded the 'Commended Certificate'.

In the history of the I.W.S.C. it is the only time a single brand has ever taken these three awards in one category.

The certificates presented to Knockeen Hills for its award-winning entries in the 2002 Competition 'Irish Poteen' category, can be viewed by clicking the links below:

Information about the competition, can be found on the I.W.S.C. web site