Irish off-licences honoured at the NOffLA annual awards
Now in its 24th year, the annual NOffLA Off-Licence of the Year Awards 'recognise and showcase excellence in the independent off-licence sector'. The 2020 Awards took place at the Honorable Society of King’s Inns in Dublin on 20th January, and Liberty Wines was there to join in the celebrations.
From the 37 finalists, Jus de Vine won the coveted 'National Off-Licence of the Year 2020' award, while O'Donovans Off-Licence Group scooped 'Responsible Retailer of the Year 2020', and Derren Green of Molloys Liquor Store Ballyfermot was named ‘RTC Online Trainee of the Year 2020’.
Viña Los Boldos and Finca Flichman proudly sponsored the Leinster Off-Licence of the Year award, which was presented on the night to The Wine Centre, Kilkenny, by Liberty Wines' Joe Coyle (pictured left above with Dante, wine sales advisor at The Wine Centre).
Congratulations to all this year's award winners:
National Off-Licence of the Year 2020 - Jus de Vine
Leinster Off-Licence of the Year 2020 – The Wine Centre, Kilkenny
Munster Off-Licence of the Year 2020 – Galvins Carry Out, Carrigaline
Connaught/Ulster Off-Licence of the Year 2020 – Dalys Drinks, Boyle, Co.Roscommon
Dublin Off-Licence of the Year 2020 – James Redmond & Sons
Wine Specialist of the Year 2020 – Mitchell & Son CHQ
Customer Service Award of the Year 2020 – Gibneys Off-Licence
Responsible Retailer of the Year 2020 – O'Donovans Off-Licence Group
RTC Online Trainee of the Year 2020 – Derren Green, Molloys Liquor Store Ballyfermot
Spirit Specialist of the Year 2020 – Deveney's of Dundrum
Beer Specialist of the Year 2020 – McHugh's Malahide Road
Food Retailer Off-Licence of the Year 2020 – Shiel's Londis Off-Licence
Best First Time Entrant 2020 - Carry Out Off-Licence 'The Reeks', Killarney
NOffLA was established in 1991 and represents independent specialist off-licences across Ireland. For more details, please visit the NOffLA website.