BARTON 1792 DISTILLERY RECEIVED FOUR TOP AWARDS AT DENVER INTERNATIONAL SPIRITS COMPETITION – American Whiskey News
BARTON 1792 DISTILLERY RECEIVED FOUR TOP AWARDS
AT DENVER INTERNATIONAL SPIRITS COMPETITION
BARDSTOWN, kENTUCKY (April 11, 2017) – Four bourbons from Barton 1792 Distillery received high honors at the sixth annual Denver International Spirits Competition. Two received Gold and two received Silver.
Those awarded Gold include:
- 1792 Small Batch Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
- Kentucky Tavern Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
Those awarded Silver include:
- Zachariah Harris Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
- Big House Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
The Denver International Spirits Competition was held in Broomfield, Colorado, where a panel of 20 respected spirits authorities rated entries through a double-blind process, on a 100-point scale.
Complete results for the 2017 Denver International Spirits Competition can be found at http://www.denverspiritscomp.com/.
About Barton 1792 Distillery
Barton 1792 Distillery is part of Barton Brands. Barton Brands has facilities in Bardstown, Ky., Carson, Calif., and Baltimore, Md. Barton Brands is owned by the Sazerac Company, an American family-owned company based in New Orleans, La. Barton 1792 Distillery was established in 1879 and continues today as the oldest fully-operating Distillery in the “Bourbon Capital of the World.” The Distillery is located on 196 acres and includes 28 warehouses, 22 other buildings, the Morton Spring and the Tom Moore Spring. Distilling, aging and bottling fine Bourbon whiskey are hallmarks of the historic Barton 1792 Distillery. 1792 Small Batch Bourbon Whiskey is produced at Barton 1792 Distillery. This whiskey is named for the year Kentucky became a state and is the recent gold medal winner at the 2015 Los Angeles International Wine & Spirits Competition. To learn more visit http://www.1792bourbon.com/.