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The Spirit(s) World – 6 Bourbons win medals

BARDSTOWN, KY  -At the Los Angeles International Spirits Competition six bourbons from Barton 1792 Distillery have earned Gold Medals, and one was named “Best of Category.”

Those Gold winners include:

  • 1792 Small Batch Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
  • 1792 Full Proof Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey – also named “Best of Category” in the Bourbon-Overproof Category with 92 points
  • Very Old Barton 80 proof Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
  • Very Old Barton 90 proof Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
  • Kentucky Tavern Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
  • Zackariah Harris Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey

The competition, now in its thirteenth year, is judged by a panel of well respected judges including award-winning authors, buyers, journalists, educators and bar owners, who rate each spirit on a 100-point scale.

Complete results for the 2019 Los Angeles International Spirits Competition can be found at https://fairplex.com/competitions/spirits-competition/awards-celebration.