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Blue Label Vodka Awarded Best of Category, Gold Medal at 2015 Los Angeles International Spirits Com

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Blue Label Vodka has announced that it was recently named Best of Category and awarded the Gold Medal at the 2015 Los Angeles International Spirits Competition.

HOUSTON, TEXAS (PRUnderground) June 29th, 2015

Blue Label Vodka is pleased to announce that it was recently named Best of Category and awarded the Gold Medal at the 2015 Los Angeles International Spirits Competition. Among the top three finalists, Blue Label Vodka tied with another product with a score of 92, with the leading product winning by one point.

Houston, Texas, based Blue Label Vodka is a fine importer of premium Polish vodka. Although the company has been around for just shy of 3 years, the company has won several competitions. Blue Label Vodka was awarded a Silver Medal at the 2015 & 2014 San Francisco World Spirits Competition, a Gold Medal from Tastings International Review of Spirits in 2014, and the San Diego Spirits Founders Award at the 2014 San Diego International Spirits Competition. Blue Label Vodka was also the 2015 recipient of the Platinum Award at the Spirits International Prestige (SIP) Awards.

The company is planning an expansion into other hot markets across the United States. By placing an emphasis on high volume accounts, bottle service, and the emerging craft cocktail scene, Blue Label Vodka is enjoying rapid growth. Offering a 7x-distilled rye based vodka; Blue Label Vodka has been a part of major events and shows, exclusive VIP parties, and promotions across the country.

Being awarded the Gold Medal and Best of Category at the 2015 Los Angeles International Spirits Competition marked a triumphant accolade that the company is proud of. Erik Hoffman, Chief Operating Officer at Blue Label Vodka, said, “Our snowballing success and these awards indicate something about our business that we have known for a while. People enjoy our premium vodka, and the country is ready to receive the high quality vodka from Blue Label Vodka.”

CEO and President Richard Rucker said, “Blue Label Vodka thanks the Los Angeles International Spirits Competition for each of these incredible awards. We are extremely proud to have earned these accolades.”

BlueLabelVodka2.jpgThe blind tasting competition was held on May 5 and 6, 2015, and the winners were announced at the end of May. Judges included Dana Chandler, John Beaudette, Brian Dowden, Kristin Burley, Tricia Carr, and Cliff Coglietti.

As a Gold Medal winner of the Los Angeles International Spirits Competition, Blue Label Vodka was invited to pour their product at the “Cheers” event being held on Saturday, June 27, 2015. This event was the public unveiling and tasting of the top winners in the spirits, wines, beers, and olive oils categories.

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About Blue Label Vodka

Launched in 2012, Blue Label Vodka is rapidly expanding into the hottest U.S. as a premium importer of Polish ultra distilled rye based vodka. Blue Label Vodka is now available at notable establishments throughout Texas and soon the entire country.

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