Dulce Vida, the world’s only certified USDA organic, 100° Proof tequila, received the Gold Medal at the 2011 New York International Spirits Competition (NYISC), the highest award given to any tequila. The NYISC is one of the most influential and respected spirits competitions world-wide.

“We are thrilled with the recognition our brand continues to gain,” stated Richard Sorenson, Dulce Vida Spirits’s Founder and CEO. “Our focus as a Craft-Distiller is to produce the finest, small-batch tequila available in the world. Our passion for creating a unique, premium tequila has earned unrivaled accolades over the past two & one-half years of our marketplace tenure.”

“Our focus as a Craft-Distiller is to produce the finest, small-batch tequila available in the world. Our passion for creating a unique, premium tequila has earned unrivaled accolades over the past two & one-half years of our marketplace tenure.”

“Dulce Vida’s Blanco Tequila was reviewed and honored amongst its peers as one of the world’s best-distilled spirits,” stated Adam Levy, Founder and Executive Director NYISC and recognized spirits writer and judge. “Only truly remarkable products earn this top distinction from our discerning panel of judges.”

Resulting from the Gold Medal win, Dulce Vida will be showcased at the Winner’s Circle Preview Event on November 28th from 6:30 to 9:30PM located at the New York Distilling Company in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. For more information on the event, contact the New York International Spirits Competition.

About Dulce Vida Spirits:

Dulce Vida, translated as “sweet life” in Spanish, uses only 100% organic agave from the Pacific coastal highlands of Mexico. Because of its west-facing exposure to the sun and the unique characteristics of the coastal air and soil, this area is well known for producing larger, fruitier agave, ideal for premium tequila.

Dulce Vida’s products are 100° Proof, to capture the purest form of tequila – Navy Strength with minimal dilution. The result is a decidedly flavorful and authentic tequila.

Dulce Vida’s tequilas are distilled under the supervision of founder and master distiller Carlos Jurado. Dulce Vida has established relationships with local organic growers; securing harvest rights to agave fields and acting as a community partner, playing a role in the well being of the region.

Dulce Vida Spirits is headquartered in Austin, Texas, with distilling operations near Guadalajara, Jalisco. Currently available through Glazer’s Distributing in Texas and Oklahoma, and Prime Wine & Spirits in Georgia. Suggested Retail Price for a 750 mL bottle is $35 for the Blanco, $40 for the Reposado, and $45 for the Añejo.

For more information, please go to www.dulcevidaspirits.com

Contacts

For Dulce Vida Spirits
Richard Sorenson, 512-637-9200
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