Celebrating Excellence: Buffalo Trace Clinches 7 Double Gold Awards
Buffalo Trace distillery has just received a major boost in their quest for excellence. The distillery, known for its rich history of producing premium quality whiskey, has made headlines yet again. This time, for clinching 7 double gold awards in the prestigious San Francisco World Spirits Competition.
The San Francisco World Spirits Competition
The San Francisco World Spirits Competition has for years been a defining event in the liquor industry. This year’s event received over 3,500 entries from all over the world. Judges at the event are handpicked from the industry’s elite. They then conduct a blind tasting of all the entries and award medals to the best rated spirits.
A Win Worth Celebrating
Buffalo Trace distillery is no stranger to the competition, having won a total of 2,000 awards in various competitions across the globe. However, the 7 double gold awards represent a significant milestone in their continuous journey to perfecting the craft of bourbon making.
Julian Campbell, President and CEO of Buffalo Trace Distillery could not hide his excitement about the win. In a statement he made when the results were announced, he said “To say we’re honored and humbled to constantly receive high marks and accolades on our bourbons would be an understatement. We’re very proud of our team and we’re grateful to the judges for their recognition of our craft.”
The Award Winning Brands
Buffalo Trace distillery submitted 14 entries to the competition, with 7 of them receiving the double gold award. These entries were:
- Buffalo Trace Bourbon
- W.L Weller 12 year bourbon
- Colonel Taylor Single Barrel Bourbon
- Eagle Rare 10 year bourbon
- Blanton’s 93 Proof bourbon
- Rock Hill Farms Single Barrel Bourbon
- Sazerac Rye
The double gold award is the competition’s highest recognition, given to entries that have received a unanimous vote by the judges.
The 7 double gold awards are a testament to Buffalo Trace’s unwavering commitment to quality and consistency in their craft. Given their impressive track record, it is not difficult to see why they continue to enjoy a loyal following and global recognition. The recent wins only serve to cement their position as one of the best and most respected distilleries in the world.