Cierto Tequila Crowned with an Unmatched Eight Medals at the 2021 Critics Challenge International Wine & Spirits Competition

Los Angeles, CA — The Elevated Spirits Company is pleased to announce that Cierto Tequila  was crowned with an unmatched eight (8) medals at the 2021 Critics Challenge International Wine & Spirits Competition (CCIWSC). The CCIWSC honored Cierto with two Platinum medals, five Gold medals and, one Silver medal. With these eight new medals, Cierto Tequila has now won three hundred and forty-six (346) international medals, awards, and accolades – far surpassing all other tequila brands. Cierto Tequila is an authentic, 100% natural “true” tequila made exclusively from healthy, mature Highland agave in Jalisco, Mexico. Due to its character, complexity and incredibly smooth taste, tequila experts around the globe have called Cierto the “World’s Finest Tequila.”


The esteemed Critics Challenge International Wine & Spirits Challenge is one of the oldest and most revered competitions in the United States. Founded by wine writers Dan Berger and Bob Foster and wine rep Dick Colangelo in 1982, the competition has been under the guidance of nationally syndicated wine columnist Robert Whitley for the past 18 years.