21.01.19 - The Wine Centre Win Leinster Off Licence of the Year at NOFFLA

Seven wins in a row for The Wine Centre at the 2019 NOFFLA Awards


The Wine Centre on John Street, Kilkenny is celebrating having won the Leinster Off-Licence of the Year 2019 award at the NOFFLA (National Off-Licence Association) Awards night in Dublin on Monday night January 21st. This is the seventh consecutive year the team in The Wine Centre have won this award.

The awards, now in their 23rd year, recognise and showcase excellence in the independent off-licence sector. The awards also highlight those retailers that offer exceptional customer service and demonstrate excellence in retail standards.

Speaking after the awards presentation, The Wine Centre manager Mark Tormey said “We are absolutely delighted to have won the award again. Winning the award is a culmination of the knowledge of my team Pavel and Dante and the great range of products we offer. We are constantly seeking out new ranges and Irish products from craft and small producers that epitimoise what The Wine Centre is about; selection, expertise, quality, value for money”.

Over the past nine years, The Wine Centre has won a NOFFLA award each year, with the Customers Service of the Year award in 2011, Spirits Specialist of the Year in 2012 and each year since maintaining an exceptional standard by winning the Leinster Off-Licence of the year.

The Wine Centre is an independent family off-licence with 60 years serving the people of Kilkenny from its John Street premises. They have a wide range of wine, whiskey and craft beer with expert staff that are passionate about sharing their drinks knowledge. Over the past year, the store has also started to grow their online presence with online ordering and Click & Collect available through their fantastic website www.thewinecentre.ie