Since its introduction in 2000, the San Francisco World Spirits Competition (SFWSC) has become the most respected and influential spirits competition in the world. Emphasizing integrity and impartiality, the SFWSC takes great pride in Ensuring That All entries are treated with equal care and consideration to carefully-selected spirits industry experts
An SFWSC medal has come to be the most reliable indication of spirits excellence.
Winning a coveted medal SFWSC is no easy feat. Medal winners are chosen through a rigorous judging process and highly-controlled operation held over four days of precise blind tastings.
The 2016 San Francisco World Spirits Competition, was conducted March 17th through 20th. More than 1,700 spirits were judged this year-the largest Competition in it's 16-year history.
The Double-Gold medal is the highest accolade to bestow on a Spirit - all 42 judges have to unanimously agree that the product is worthy.