San Diego, California - March 21, 2017 - Rivulet Artisan Pecan Liqueur is pleased to announce its winning a Gold Medal at the 3rd Annual 2017 “Distilled: San Diego Spirit & Cocktail Competition,” one of the most important professional spirits competition in the United States. This year’s competition was held February 19, 2017 and winners will be formally announced to the public on June 24 a the San Diego County Fair. The San Diego County Fair, presented by Albertsons | VONS, hosts one of the best spirit competitions in the country, with more than 180 entries from 85 distilleriesjudged by industry professionals. The competition awards the best of the best. Judging was held February 19, 2017 and 91 medals were awarded (gold, silver and bronze). The Best of Show award will be announced on June 24, at the Distilled: San Diego Spirit and Cocktail Festival held at the Del Mar Fairgrounds in Del Mar, California.
“We are very pleased that this robust and comprehensive competition has awarded Rivulet with a Gold Medal,” said James B. Marshall, the managing director of C88 Holdings, LLC, the producer of Rivulet Artisan Pecan Liqueur. “We are obviously quite proud of our quality story and craftsmanship, and consumers throughout the USA have been quite supportive of Rivulet in the nearly three years we have been on the market. Winning a gold medal is quite an accomplishment, and one that we will build upon for the future.”
About the 2017 “Distilled: San Diego Spirit & Cocktail Competition”
The “Distilled: San Diego Spirit & Cocktail Competition is in its third year and is held annually in San Diego, California, judged by a prestigious panel of the industry’s most respected industry professionals. This robust competition judged spirits entries from 85 different distilleries across a wide variety of spirit categories. This competition is produced by the 22nd District Agricultural Association in conjunction with the San Diego County Fair. The competition is open to commercially licensed spirit producers and distributors worldwide. Award winners will be featured at the Distilled - San Diego Spirit & Cocktail Festival on June 24, 2017 during the annual San Diego County Fair, presented by Albertsons|Vons. The Festival is open to the public and celebrates quality spirits, craft cocktails and some of the finest distilleries. The San Diego County Fair is the largest county fair in the United States, drawing more than 1.6 million visitors annually. For more information, visit distilledsandiego.com
About Rivulet Artisan Pecan Liqueur
Rivulet Artisan Pecan Liqueur is the world’s most unique luxury liqueur, carefully crafted for connoisseurs who appreciate the combination of contemporary American luxury with the time-honored traditions of fine artisan distilling and craftsmanship. Rivulet starts with the finest slow-distilled brandy, aged to perfection in small oak casks, combined with a proprietary pecan recipe that extracts the delicate flavor profile that makes our liqueur so special. Handcrafted in small batches, our luxury liqueur is a Fair Trade Certified™ product, using only the finest natural ingredients. Rivulet is one of the artisan products from C88 Holdings, LLC, in Louisville, Kentucky USA.
©2017 C88 Holdings, LLC. Rivulet Liqueur, 30% alc. by vol. (60 proof), produced and bottled by C88 Holdings, LLC, Louisville, Kentucky USA. Savor Rivulet Responsibly.