CIERTO TEQUILA AWARDED EIGHT MEDALS AT THE 2022 TEQUILA MEZCAL CHALLENGE

The Elevated Spirits Company is pleased to announce that Cierto Tequila was awarded eight (8) medals at the 2022 Tequila Mezcal Challenge (TMC) – surpassing all other tequilas. The TMC awarded Cierto two (2) Gold medals, four (4) Silver medals and two (2) Bronze medals. With these new honors, Cierto has won six hundred two (602) international medals and awards.

About Tequila Mezcal Challenge

The Tequila Mezcal Challenge, organized by Wine Country Network, is the largest spirits competition dedicated to defining excellence in more than 60 categories of tequila, mezcal and agave spirits. All spirits are tasted double-blind by a prestigious and well-rounded panel of beverage professionals including master sommeliers, journalists, retail buyers and F&B directors.

CIERTO TEQUILA AWARDED EIGHT MEDALS AT THE 2022 USA SPIRITS RATINGS

The Elevated Spirits Company is pleased to announce that Cierto Tequila was awarded eight (8) medals at the 2022 USA Spirits Ratings (USASR) – surpassing all other tequila brands. The USASR awarded Cierto one (1) Gold medal and seven (7) Silver medals. With these new honors, Cierto has won five hundred eighty-eight (588) international medals and awards.

About USA Spirits Ratings

The USA Spirits Ratings was created by the Beverage Trade Network, the US-based drinks events, services, business and publishing group, which also operates the USA Wine Ratings and the USA Beer Ratings. The competition, whose judging panel is comprised exclusively of seasoned hospitality professionals, is aimed assessing consumer appeal and commercial relevance, incorporating scores for quality, value and packaging.

CIERTO TEQUILA AWARDED SIX MEDALS, INCLUDING BEST OF CLASS, AT THE 2022 SUNSET INTERNATIONAL SPIRITS COMPETITION

The Elevated Spirits Company is pleased to announce that Cierto Tequila was awarded six (6) medals at the 2022 Sunset International Spirits Competition (SISC) – surpassing all other tequila brands. The SISC awarded Cierto one (1) Best of Class medal, three (3) Gold medals and two (2) Silver medals. With these new honors, Cierto has won five hundred ninety-four (594) international medals and awards.

About Sunset International Spirits Competition

The 4th Annual Sunset International Spirits Competition was created by Sunset Magazine to assess appeal for consumers in the Western US, where some of the country’s top spirits markets are located. The competition is judged by fellow distillers, spirits and distilling educators and researchers, retail buyers and experienced beverage media professionals.

CIERTO TEQUILA AWARDED SEVEN MEDALS, INCLUDING SIX GOLD MEDALS, AT THE 2022 LONDON CRAFT SPIRITS AWARDS

The Elevated Spirits Company is pleased to announce that Cierto Tequila was awarded a total of seven (7) medals, including six (6) Gold medals and one (1) Silver medal, at the 2022 London Craft Spirits Awards (LCSA) – far surpassing all brands across all spirits categories.  “Amidst thousands of entrants at the London Craft Spirits Awards, the esteemed judging panel of European spirits experts recognized Cierto’s quality, elegance and global appeal,” remarks Jim Ruane, Cierto Tequila’s Chief Growth Officer. With these new honors, Cierto has won five hundred and eighty (580) international medals and awards.

About London Craft Spirits Awards

The London Craft Spirits Awards were created by the Peak Publishing organization, which operates some of the largest wine and spirits competitions in the world. The competition is aimed at assessing craft spirits that are targeting the European market, and its judging panel is comprised of powerful European craft spirits buyers, who triple-blind taste each sample for accuracy and fairness. In 2022, the competition received thousands of entries (doubling the number of entries from 2021) across 29 countries.

CIERTO TEQUILA WINS SEVENTEEN AWARDS AND MEDALS AT THE 2022 SIP AWARDS

The Elevated Spirits Company is pleased to announce that Cierto Tequila won an incredible seventeen (17) awards and medals at the 2022 SIP Awards – two (2) Platinum medals, four (4) Double Gold medals, one (1) Gold medal, one (1) Silver medal, eight (8) Consumers’ Choice Awards and one (1) Innovation Award. “We are especially excited that the community of consumer connoisseurs, those whose recognition we seek most, appreciates the luxuriously smooth taste and unparalleled quality of Cierto,” remarks Jim Ruane, Cierto Tequila’s Chief Growth Officer. With these new honors, Cierto has won five hundred seventy-three (573) international medals and awards.

About SIP Awards

The SIP Awards were created in 2009 with a simple question in mind, “What about the consumer’s opinion?” The SIP Awards set out to create a fair competition by bringing together a judging panel of consumer connoisseurs, the people who regularly drink a product, strategically chosen across all demographics to cut to the core of public opinion

CIERTO TEQUILA AWARDED EIGHT MEDALS, INCLUDING DOUBLE GOLD, AT THE 2022 SAN FRANCISCO WORLD SPIRITS COMPETITION

The Elevated Spirits Company is pleased to announce that Cierto Tequila was awarded a remarkable eight (8) medals at the 2022 San Francisco World Spirits Competition (SFWSC) – the greatest number given to a tequila brand. The SFWSC awarded Cierto one (1) Double Gold medal, three (3) Gold medals and four (4) Silver medals. “Receiving recognition at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition, particularly Double Gold, is as prestigious an honor a brand can receive. We take pride that the panel of judges, comprised of some of the world’s most experienced and discerning palates, recognizes the craftsmanship of our distillers and growers,” remarks Jim Ruane, Cierto’s Chief Growth Officer. With these new honors, Cierto has won five hundred fifty-six (556) international medals and awards.

About San Francisco World Spirits Competition

Founded in 2000, the San Francisco World Spirits Competition is one of the oldest and most reputable competitions of its kind. Every year, esteemed judges from around the world come together to engage in a blind tasting process that ensures every entry is judged fairly. The judges of the SFWSC are seasoned industry experts, each with a well-defined story and trusted palate.

CIERTO TEQUILA AWARDED SIXTEEN MEDALS AT THE 2022 DENVER INTERNATIONAL SPIRITS COMPETITION

The Elevated Spirits Company is pleased to announce that Cierto Tequila was awarded an incredible sixteen (16) medals at the 2022 Denver International Spirits Competition (DISC). The DISC awarded Cierto eleven (11) Gold medals, four (4) Silver medals and one (1) Bronze medal – surpassing all other tequila brands. “We are honored that the Denver International Spirits Competition’s prestigious panel, comprised of some of the most discerning beverage professionals in the world, appreciates the craftsmanship of our distillers and the unparalleled quality of Cierto,” remarks Jim Ruane, Cierto Tequila’s Chief Growth Officer. With these new honors, Cierto has won five hundred forty-eight (548) international medals and awards.

About Denver International Spirits Competition

The founders of Wine Country Network, a leading producer of professional beverage competitions in wine, spirits and beer, formed the Denver International Spirits Competition in 2011. The competition is conducted double-blind by a seasoned panel of beverage professionals. Their judging panel consists of sommeliers, retail buyers, journalists, mixologists and beverage directors. All judges undergo a daily calibration class designed to maintain consistent evaluation and scoring of all spirits.

CIERTO TEQUILA AWARDED EIGHT MEDALS AT THE 2022 INTERNATIONAL SPIRITS CHALLENGE

The Elevated Spirits Company is pleased to announce that Cierto Tequila was awarded an amazing eight (8) medals at the 2022 International Spirits Challenge (ISC) – surpassing all other tequila brands. The ISC awarded Cierto one (1) Gold medal and seven (7) Silver medals. “The International Spirits Challenge is one of the most respected and rigorous spirits competitions in the world, and we are honored that its experienced judges recognize Cierto’s standout quality amidst thousands of global entries,” remarks Jim Ruane, Cierto’s Chief Growth Officer. With these new honors, Cierto has won five hundred thirty-two (532) international medals and awards.

About International Spirits Challenge 

The International Spirits Challenge (ISC) is one of the most authoritative, respected and influential spirits competitions in the world. Now in its 27th year, the ISC is a premier event for evaluating outstanding quality spirits from across the globe. The competition is founded on a rigorous and independent judging process, which serves to encourage the high caliber of spirits entered into the competition each year. Receiving thousands of entries from nearly 70 countries worldwide, the ISC is a truly global competition. It is supported by many of the world’s leading spirits producers as an international standard for quality and excellence.

CIERTO TEQUILA AWARDED SIX MEDALS AT THE 2022 INTERNATIONAL WINE & SPIRITS COMPETITION

The Elevated Spirits Company is pleased to announce that Cierto Tequila was awarded six medals at the 2022 International Wine & Spirits Competition (IWSC). “We take pride that IWSC’s judging panel, 400 of the world’s most sophisticated and discerning palates, recognizes that Cierto is truly a world-class tequila,” remarks Jim Ruane, Cierto’s Chief Growth Officer. With these new honors, Cierto has won five hundred twenty-four (524) international medals and awards.

About International Wine & Spirits Competition

The International Wine & Spirits Competition sets an international benchmark for quality. For half a century, the IWSC has recognized and rewarded the very best wines and spirits in the world. Today they have over 400 global experts judging their awards for seven months of the year.

CIERTO TEQUILA AWARDED FOUR GOLD MEDALS AT THE 2022 LOS ANGELES INVITATIONAL WINE & SPIRITS CHALLENGE

The Elevated Spirits Company is pleased to announce that Cierto Tequila was awarded four (4) Gold medals at the 2022 Los Angeles Invitational Wine & Spirits Challenge (LAIWSC) – surpassing all other tequila brands. “Los Angeles is one of the most forward-drinking and discerning tequila markets in the world, and we are honored to know its leading connoisseurs agree that Cierto’s quality and craftsmanship are world-class,” remarks Jim Ruane, Cierto Tequila’s Chief Growth Officer. With these new honors, Cierto has won five hundred eighteen (518) international medals and awards.

About Los Angeles Invitational Wine & Spirits Challenge 

The Los Angeles Invitational Wine & Spirits Challenge was established, in conjunction with Los Angeles beverage professionals, to highlight the best of the best wine and spirits producers in the world and to introduce them to the Southern California consumer market, one of the largest in the country. Its panel of esteemed judges includes winemakers, distillers, sommeliers, beverage trade and media.