Ultimate Spirits Challenge® , the world’s platinum standard for spirits competitions, announced the winners and full results for the just-completed 2016 Challenge. Ultimate Spirits Challenge (USC), now in its seventh year, celebrates 40 Chairman’s Trophy winners, USC’s highest award of excellence, along with 157 Finalists. Ultimate Spirits Challenge was held at the specially designed Ultimate Beverage Challenge Evaluation Center in Hawthorne, NY.
All products are rated on the 100-point scale by the spirits industry’s most renowned judges including award-winning authors, buyers, journalists, educators and bar owners. The judges for USC 2016 included: Founder/Judging Chairman F. Paul Pacult, Jeff Bell, Jacques Bezuidenhout, Tad Carducci, Gregg Glaser, Don Lee, Francis Schott, Joaquin Simo, Andy Seymour, Paul Tanguay and David Wondrich.
VDKA 6100 was awarded 91 POINTS: EXCELLENT, HIGHLY RECOMMENDED.
VDKA 6100 TASTING NOTES:
Exciting aromas of salted caramel, fresh fig, bright citrus,
and earthy blossom rise from the glass. The palate is enveloped
in a wonderfully silken texture with gobs of fresh fruit and
a mineral core. Caramel returns on an everlasting finish.