Say cheers as we celebrate the 2021 winners of the West’s premier competition honoring the best whiskies, bourbons, gins, rums, and liqueurs.

Double Gold Winners of the 2021 Sunset International Spirits Competition
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Best of Class and Show | Gold Winners

BrandNameAwardExtra HonorsWebsite
Jaxon Keys BrandyOld StockDouble Gold/Best of ClassBest
Branson CognacXODouble Gold/Best of ClassBest
Highclere Castle GinHighclere Castle GinDouble Gold/Best of ClassBest of Show/Best
Cutwater SpiritsCutwater Barrel Aged RumDouble Gold/Best of ClassBest
Cutwater SpiritsCutwater Tequila ReposadoDouble Gold/Best of ClassBest
Tahoe Blue VodkaTahoe Blue VodkaDouble Gold/Best of ClassBest
Tommy BahamaCucumber VodkaDouble Gold/Best of ClassBest Vodka - Infused/
Tommy BahamaRyeDouble Gold/Best of ClassBest
Heritage Distilling CompanyCocoa Bomb Chocolate WhiskeyDouble Gold/Best of ClassBest Whiskey - Infused/
Doc Swinson'sAlter Ego Triple Cask Bourbon Double Gold/Best of
Savage & CookeDIGITSDouble Gold/Best of
Uncle Nearest Premium WhiskeyUncle Nearest 1820 Premium Single Barrel Whiskey - US-53Double Gold/Best of
Crater Lake SpiritsBlack Butte WhiskeyDouble Gold/Best of
Cutwater SpiritsCutwater Tequila AñejoDouble Gold/Best of
Barr HillTom Cat GinDouble
Familia CamarenaTequila AñejoDouble
Branson CognacVSOP RoyalDouble
VánagandrVánagandr London Dry GinDouble
Uncle Nearest Premium WhiskeyUncle Nearest 1884 Small Batch WhiskeyDouble

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