LOS ANGELES, CA – May 11, 2016
Southern Champion kicks off the contest season strong at the Los Angeles International Spirits Competition. Only a month after the company’s award winning success at the 73rd Annual WSWA Convention and Exposition, the Texas based company proved once again that it is a force to be reckoned with; placing in various categories for its new line of spirits as well as their ready-to-drink products, BuzzBallz and BuzzBallz Shooterz.
Hosted in Los Angeles, California, the competition boasts seven decades of awarding medals to the best wines around the globe. Due to its success, the competition opened up to all spirits and mixers in 2010 and has been making its way to becoming one of most prestigious judging shows in the world. [Retrieved from http://www.laspiritscomp.com]
Pelican Harbor Rum and Andrew John’s Gin took Gold medals in the tasting portion of the competition while XIII Kings Vodka and Crooked Fox Blended Bourbon Whiskey were awarded Silver. Crooked Fox also won Silver in packaging design against international rivals in the illustration category.
BuzzBallz’ ready-to-drink cocktails are no stranger to tasting competitions and brought home four medals from Los Angeles this time around. Pineapple Passions’ sweet summer vibes won Silver while fan favorite Ginger Mule took Bronze. The line of ready-to-drink shots, BuzzBallz Shooterz, also won Silver for its delicately sweet Chocolate Caramel Cake and Bronze for its tangy, spicy Jalapeño Lime.
Los Angeles International Spirits Competition proved to be a success for Southern Champion’s spirits line and their ready-to-drink BuzzBallz cocktails and Shooterz. Judges, world-renown journalists, pub and bar owners and distillers weighed in, deeming the company as deserving of international bragging rights. The awards are only a preview of the momentum the company will have this competition season; it is going to be an amazing year!
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