News in Brief – Sazerac Canadian whiskies honored at LA event

MONTREAL – High River Canadian whiskey took home a Gold Medal and a special award at the 2019 Los Angeles International Spirits Competition, winning Best of Category with 91 points. Another Gold Medal was awarded to Royal Canadian Small Batch, and Caribou Crossing was awarded a Silver Medal.

The event received 399 spirits from 147 producers and 24 different countries, all evaluated by 21 judges from around the world comprised of mixologists, spirits journalists, top bar owners and educators. Judges tasted spirits and looked at packaging label designs over two days at Fairplex and determined winners using a point system.

Every brand Sazerac entered garnered a medal.

 

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