Rivulet™ Artisan Pecan Liqueur Receives Gold Medal at Denver International Spirits Competition

Denver, Colorado – March 5, 2014 – Rivulet Artisan Pecan Liqueur is pleased to announce that it received a prestigious Gold Medal at the Denver International Spirits Competition held the week of March 1st and 2nd in Denver, Colorado. The Denver International Spirits Competition, in its third year, is considered the premier competition in the Western United States, and one of the premier competitions in the world.

“We are thrilled that this esteemed panel of top judges awarded Rivulet a prestigious Gold Medal,” said James B. Marshall, the managing director of C88 Holdings, LLC, the producer of Rivulet Artisan Pecan Liqueur. “Receiving this award, as well as the prestige of the competition, makes us appreciate all of the hard work that went into crafting this artisan liqueur. We are obviously quite proud of our quality story, and consumers throughout The United States and around the world will be able to make Rivulet part of their luxury spirits repertoire” he said.

About the Judges

Fourteen spirit professionals including Tom Fischer founder of the Bourbon Blog, Dave Elger host of the Cooking Channel’s Hot Mixology, and Timothy Baldwin, Food & Beverage Director of The Little Nell Hotel, Aspen, tasted almost 200 spirits in this double-blind tasting.

About the Competition

The 2013 Denver International Spirits Competition was held at the Omni Interlocken Resort in Broomfield, Colorado on March 2nd and 3rd, 2014. Twelve prominent spirits professionals participated in this double-blind tasting.  Nearly 200 top spirits brands were entered in 2014, more than double the amount from 2013.  The Wine Country Network, Inc., producers of the highly respected Denver International Wine Competition and The Denver International Beer Competition, launched this spirits competition in 2012.  This double-blind competition is based on the 100-point Parker scale and is judged by price categories.

About Rivulet Artisan Pecan Liqueur

Rivulet Artisan Pecan Liqueur is the world’s most unique luxury liqueur, carefully crafted for connoisseurs who appreciate the combination of contemporary American luxury with the time-honored traditions of fine artisan distilling and craftsmanship.  Rivulet starts with the finest slow-distilled brandy, aged to perfection in small oak casks, combined with a proprietary pecan recipe that extracts the delicate flavor profile that makes our liqueur so special.  Handcrafted in small batches, our luxury liqueur is a Fair Trade Certified™ product, using only the finest natural ingredients.  Rivulet is one of the artisan products from C88 Holdings, LLC, in Louisville, Kentucky USA. 

©2014 C88 Holdings, LLC.  Rivulet Liqueur, 30% alc. by vol. (60 proof), produced and bottled by C88 Holdings, LLC, Louisville, Kentucky USA.  Savor Rivulet Responsibly.