Inaugural rum awards
Winners of the first Golden Barrel awards were announced in London recently.
El Dorado took three of the 22 awards, winning Best Gold up to 6yo, Best Premium over 12yo, and Best UK Ambassador for Stephanie Holt.
Recently launched Elements 8 ‘Barrel Infused’ Spiced Rum took the award for Best Spiced/Flavoured Rum, while the award for Key Rum Influencer went to Zacapa’s master blender Lorena Vasquez.
Created by Ian Burrell, the awards are free for brands to enter, and are judged by international, independent experts. A full list of winners is available at The Golden Barrel site.
News item from Imbibe.com, 08-11-2010