Awards and Ratings
Alkkemist Gin rated “Exceptional” by The Beverage Testing Institute
The Beverage Testing Institute awarded a Gold medal to Alkkemist, the first gin distilled by the light of the full moon, with a rating of 92 points. The tasting note praises the distinctive and complex flavors of this unique botanical blend and recognized Alkkemist as “A crisp gin with a refreshing citrus bouquet and eastern spices”.
Calvados Coquerel Fine : IWSC Gold 2016
The tasting notes describes this Calvados as “Very modern in style and a lovely spirit” with a “Pale straw gold with bronze hues. Lifted aromatic nose with orchard blossom, crushed apple and dried apple skin. Youth, fresh, vibrant in the mouth the palate is cean with nice fresh sweetness and which has a fabulous dry finish”.
Trois Rivières highly praised at the Rum Masters 2017
Trois rivières, the French-Caribbean island of Martinique renowned amongst spirits’ connoisseurs for producing the best Agricole rums in the world, won no less than 9 awards for its excellent rum production at the Rum & Cachaça Masters 2017. Two masters were attributed to Trois rivières White Rum and the VSOP Reserve special. Meanwhile, the Ambre Rum, Cuvée du Moulin and Cuvée ocean obtain the Gold distinction.
Gabriel Boudier: Liqueur Producer of The Year
This 100-year-old French house, bearing a remarkable selection of fruits liqueurs and known worldwide for its Crème de Cassis, won the highly regarded title of Best Liqueur Producer 2016 at the International Wine and Spirit Competition. We say, bravo Gabriel Boudier !
New Grove recognized as a Rum Master
New Grove, a family owned and operated Rum producing centuries old house, with a long and rich history dating back to the 1740s, received a Double-Gold Medal for its New Grove Café Rum at the International Rum Competition 2016. Meanwhile, the Tradition Rum (5-year-old) and Honey Rum obtained both a Gold medal.