Cierto Tequila Crowned “Distiller of the Year” at 2019 San Diego International Wine & Spirits Challenge

Los Angeles, CA — The Elevated Spirits Company is pleased to announce that Cierto Tequila was awarded top honors at the 2019 San Diego International Wine and Spirits Competition. Cierto Tequila was crowned 2019 “Distiller of the Year” and took home an additional Double Gold as well as three Gold medals. Cierto Tequila is an authentic, 100% natural “true” tequila made exclusively from healthy, mature Highland agave in Jalisco, Mexico.  Due to its complexity, character and incredibly smooth taste, tequila experts around the globe have called Cierto the “World’s Finest Tequila.”


Founded in 1982, the San Diego International Wine & Spirits Challenge (SDIWSC) is a commercial wine & spirits competition committed to recognizing excellence in the commercial production of adult beverages. To ensure the best possible results, they recruit wine professionals from across the industry, including producers, sommeliers, and media and marketing professionals. They take great pride in the skill, professionalism, and integrity in their judges.