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Denver International Spirits Competition Results 2014

The 2014 Denver International Spirits Competition was held at the Omni Interlocken Resort, Broomfield, Colorado
March 1 & 3, 2014. Twelve prominent spirits professionals participated in this double-blind tasting.

 

2014 Denver International Spirits Competition
Packaging Design Winners

Single Bottle Designs

GOLD
Cooperstown Distillery, New York
Abner Doubleday “Double Play” Vodka

SILVER
Patriarch Distillers, Nebraska
Soldier Valley Vodka

BRONZE
High Ridge Spirits, Alabama
Still Crossroads Alabama ‘Shine

Louisiana Spirits, LLC, Louisiana
Bayou Rum


Bottle Design Series

Gold
J & L Distilling, Colorado
Sno Vodka, Sno Gin and FYR Liqueur

Gold
Louisiana Spirits, LLC, Louisiana
Bayou Rum Series


 

We are pleased to announce the 2014 medal winners!

BEST OF SHOW 2014 Hornitos Black Barrel Tequila
 
DOUBLE GOLD RepublicTequila Plata
DOUBLE GOLD Hornitos Black Barrel Tequila
DOUBLE GOLD Pirassununga Cachaca 51
DOUBLE GOLD Four Roses Single Barrel Bourbon
DOUBLE GOLD E&J Brandy VS
DOUBLE GOLD B&E Distillery Moonshine Grain

Download PDF of 2014 winners

2013 results

2014 Spirit Award Winners

Vodka A (Potato)

Gold

Woody Creek Reserve Vodka

Woody Creek Distillers

Silver

Woody Creek 100% Potato Vodka

Woody Creek Distillers

Silver

Pur Class Vodka

Hendricks Family Distillery, LLC

Silver

RWB Ultra Premium Handcrafted Vodka

Luxuria Brands

Vodka (Wheat)

Silver

Abner Doubleday "Double Play" Vodka Wheat

Cooperstown Distillery

Silver

Great North Vodka

Trailhead Spirits

Vodka (Sugar Cane)

Gold

Moraua Vodka

Cal-Czech Distillery

Bronze

SNO Vodka (Sugar cane)

J&L Distilling CO

Vodka (Fruit, Corn)

Silver

Clearheart Vodka

Cedar Ridge Distillery

Vodka (Neutral Grain)

Gold

Starlite Vodka 

Treaty Oak Distilling

Gold

New Amsterdam Vodka

E & J Gallo Winery

Vodka (Corn)

Gold

Fugu Vodka

Ballast Point Brewing and Spirits

Silver

Breckenridge Distillery Vodka

Breckenridge Distillery

Bronze

Soldier Valley Vodka 

Patriarch Distillers LLC

Vodka Flavored/Infused

Gold

New Amsterdam Vodka Peach

E & J Gallo Winery

Silver

Enchanted Rock Peach Vodka

Rebecca Creek Distillery

Silver

New Amsterdam Vodka Coconut

E & J Gallo Winery

Bronze

New Amsterdam Vodka Citron

E & J Gallo Winery

Vodka Organic

Gold

Banner Vodka

Banner Distilling Company

Gold

Humboldt Distillery Organic Vodka

Humboldt Distillery

Gin (Distilled)

Gold

Clear Heart Gin

Cedar Ridge Distillery

Gold

Roundhouse Gin

Roundhouse Spirits

Gold

SNO Gin (sugar cane)  

J&L Distilling CO

Silver

Ebb & Flow Gin

Sound Spirits Distillery

Silver

Silvertip American Dry Gin

Vilya Spirits

Silver

New Amsterdam Gin

E & J Gallo Winery

Bronze

Fenimore Gin

Cooperstown Distillery

Gin (New Western)

Silver

Healy's Gin

Trailhead Spirits

Silver

Old Grove Gin

Ballast Point Brewing and Spirits

Gin (London Dry)

Gold

Waterloo Gin

Treaty Oak Distilling

Bronze

Treeline Gin

Woods High Mountain Distillery

Gin (Barrel Aged)

Gold

Spring 44 Old Tom Gin

Spring 44

Silver

Waterloo Antique Barrel Reserve Rum

Treaty Oak Distilling

Silver

Roundhouse Imperial Aged Gin

Roundhouse Spirits

Bronze

Healy's Reserve Barrel Adged Gin

Trailhead Spirits

Bronze

Old Grove Barrel Rested Gin

Ballast Point Brewing and Spirits

Gin Flavored/Infused

Bronze

Gompers Gin

Bend Spirits

Mouta/Banijiu

Gold

Byejoe Red

byejoe USA

Gold

Byejoe Dragon Fire

byejoe USA

Rum White

Silver

Treaty Oak Rum

Treaty Oak Distilling

Silver

Three Sheets Rum

Ballast Point Brewing and Spirits

Bronze

Bayou Rum Silver

Louisiana Spirits, LLC

Rum Dark/Gold

Gold

Treaty Oak Barrel Reserve Rum

Treaty Oak Distilling

Silver

Three Sheets Barrel Aged

Ballast Point Brewing and Spirits

Rum Spiced

Silver

Bayou Spiced Rum

Louisiana Spirits, LLC

Silver

Forecastle Spiced Rum

Union Beverage, LLC

Over-Proof Rum

Bronze

Oak Rum

Barrel House Distilling Co

Tequila Silver/Blanco

Gold

Republic Tequila Plata

Republic Tequila/Visionary Ideas

Gold

Suavecto Blanco

Blue Agave Importers

Silver

KAH Tequila Blanco

Worldwide Beverage Imports, LLC

Silver

Sauza 901

Beam Inc.

Silver

Corazon Blanco

Gemini Spirits and Wine

Bronze

Ambhar Plata

Ambhar Global Spirits

Bronze

Suerte Blanco

Suerte Tequila

Tequila Resposado

Gold

KAH Tequila Reposado

Worldwide Beverage Imports, LLC

Silver

Republic Tequila Reposado

Republic Tequila/Visionary Idea

Silver

Agave 99 Reposado

Worldwide Beverage Imports, LLC

Silver

Donkey Piss Tequila

Libation Nation, LLC

Silver

Ambhar Reposado

Ambhar Global Spirits

Silver

Suerte Resposado

Suerte Tequila

Silver

Suavecto Reposado

Blue Agave Importers

Silver

Corazon Reposado

Gemini Spirits and Wine

Tequila Anejo

Gold

Agave 99 Anejo

Worldwide Beverage Imports, LLC

Gold

Hornitos Black Barrel

Beam Inc.

Gold

Corazon Reposado

Gemini Spirits and Wine

Gold

Suerte Anejo

Suerte Tequila

Silver

KAH Tequila Anejo

Worldwide Beverage Imports, LLC

Silver

Ambhar Anejo

Ambhar Global Spirits

Silver

Suavecto Anejo

Blue Agave Importers

Bronze

Republic Tequila Anejo

Republic Tequila/Visionary Idea

Cachaca

Gold

Pirassununga Cachaca 51

Gemini Spirits and Wine

Straight Bourbon

Gold

Corner Creek Reserve Bourbon Whiskey

Corner Creek Distillery CO

Gold

Four Roses Yellow Label Bourbon

Four Roses Distillery

Silver

Reserve Bourbon

Cedar Ridge Distillery

Silver

Town Branch Bourbon

Alltech's Lexington Brewery & Distillery

Silver

Medley Bros. Heritage Collection

Charles Medley Distilling

Bronze

Peg Leg Porker Tennessee Straight Bourbon Whiskey

Peg Leg Porker Spirits, LLC

Bronze

Colorado Gold Straight Bourbon Whiskey

Colorado Gold Distillery

Small Batch Bourbon 10yrs. & Younger

Gold

Soldier Valley Bourbon 

Patriarch Distillers LLC

Gold

Four Roses Small Batch Bourbon

Four Roses Distillery

Silver

Iowa Bourbon Whiskey

Cedar Ridge Distillery

Silver

Redhanded Bourbon Whiskey

Treaty Oak Distilling

Silver

Breckenridge Bourbon

Breckenridge Distillery

Silver

Wyoming Whiskey Small Batch Bourbon

Wyoming Whiskey, Inc

Silver

Knob Creek

Beam, Inc./ Knob Creek

Silver

Devil's Share Bourbon Whiskey

Ballast Point Brewing and Spirits

Bronze

Lewis Redmond Carolina Bourbon

Dark Corner Distillery

Single Barrel American Whiskey 10yrs. & Younger

Gold

Four Roses Single Barrel Bourbon

Four Roses Distillery

Silver

Knob Creek Single Barrel

Beam, Inc./ Knob Creek

American Straight Rye Whiskey

Gold

Knob Creek Rye

Beam, Inc./ Knob Creek

Silver

Ryemageddon

Corsair Distillery

Flavored Rye Whiskey

Silver

Sortilege 3 Year Liquer- Canadian Rye

Sidney Frank Importing

American Craft Whiskey

Gold

Pearse Lyons Reserve

Alltech's Lexington Brewery & Distillery

Silver

Jim Beam Signature Craft 12 years

Jim Beam

Silver

Devil's Share Single Malt Whiskey

Ballast Point Brewing and Spirits

Corn Whiskey

Gold

Colorado's' Own Corn Whiskey

Colorado Gold Distillery

Bronze

Moonshine Corn Whiskey

Dark Corner Distillery

Non-Aged Whiskey

Gold

Louisiana Lightning Clear Sour Mash Whiskey

Louisiana Lightning

Gold

Kentucky Black Dog

MB Roland Distillery

Bronze

Devil's Share Moonshine

Ballast Point Brewing and Spirits

Blended Irish Whiskey

Silver

Kilbeggan Irish Whiskey

Jim Beam

Single Malt Irish Whiskey

Gold

Connemara Peated Single Malt

Jim Beam

Silver

Tyrconnell Single Malt

Jim Beam

Bronze

Greenore Single Grain

Jim Beam

Flavored Whiskey

Gold

Colorado Honey Whiskey

Honey House Distillery

Silver

Knob Creek Smoked Maple

Beam, Inc./ Knob Creek

Bronze

Feisty Cinnamon Flavored Whiskey

Feisty Spirits

Distiller's Single Malt Scotch

Gold

Laphroaig 10 Year Old

Beam, Inc/ Laphroaig Scotch

Gold

Laphroaig 18 Year Old

Beam, Inc/ Laphroaig Scotch

Silver

Laphroaig 10 Year Old Cask Strength

Beam, Inc/ Laphroaig Scotch

Silver

Laphroaig Quarter Cask

Beam, Inc/ Laphroaig Scotch

American Grape Brandy

Gold

E&J Brandy VS

E & J Gallo Winery

Gold

E&J Brandy VSOP

E & J Gallo Winery

Gold

E&J Brandy XO

E & J Gallo Winery

Flavored Brandy

Silver

Barenjager Honey & Pear

Sidney Frank Importing Company

Absinthe

Gold

Superior Absinthe Verte

Vilya Spirits

Bronze

Superior Absinthe Blanche

Vilya Spirits

Chocolate Liqueur

Gold

Depth Cacao Liqueur

Sound Spirits Distillery

Coffee Liqueur

Gold

Corretto Coffee Liqueur

Roundhouse Spirits

Fruit Liqueur

Gold

Gran Gala Orange Liqueur

Gemini Spirits and Wine

Gold

Berentzen Apple Liqueur

Berentzen USA

Silver

Wild Huckleberry Liqueur

Vilya Spirits

Herbal/Botanicals Liqueur

Silver

Breckenridge Bitters

Breckenridge Distillery

Nut Liqueur

Gold

Rivulet Artisan Pecan Liqueur

C88 Holdings LLC

Other Liqueurs

Gold

Spiritopia Ginger Liqueur

Oregon Ryegrass Spirits

Silver

Pumpkin King

Roundhouse Spirits

Pre-Mixed Cocktails max of 20% ABV

Silver

Pre-mixed Margarita

Laughing Glass Cocktails

Other Miscellaneous Spirits

Bronze

Kentucky Pink Lemonade

MB Roland Distillery

Grain Moonshine

Gold

Moonshine Grain

B & E Distillery

Sugar Shine

Silver

Stills Crossroads Alabama Shine

High Ridge Spirits

Bronze

Devil John Moonshine

Barrel House Distilling Co

Specialty Cocktail Mixers

Silver

Walter Caesar Mix

Brutus Beverages, Inc

Silver

Bloody Mary Mix

Ballast Point Brewing and Spirits

 

 

 

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