WILTON, Conn., March 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Drinks Americas Holdings, Ltd., ("Drinks") (OTCBB: DKAM), a leading developer and marketer of beverage products, announced today that KAH® Tequila was recently honored at The Ultimate Spirits Challenge held in New York City March 5 - 9.
KAH® Tequila Anejo received a score of 93, an " Excellent, Highly Recommended" accolade, and KAH® Tequila Reposado 110 Proof scored 90, also with an accolade of " Excellent, Highly Recommended".
The Ultimate Spirits Challenge identifies, recognizes and rewards those products which stand out in their respective categories, showing superior quality. Multiple panels of the highest-qualified experts blind-tasted each entry by classification in appropriately grouped flights within each major spirits category, scoring each on the 100-point scale.
KAH® Tequila previously was voted "Best of the Best" by Tequila.net, received multiple awards for taste in all styles at the Spirits International Prestige Competition with KAH® EXTRA ANEJO receiving the Platinum Award for Best in Class, and the KAH® TEQUILA SERIES received Platinum Award for Best in Class for Package Design. In addition to those awards, The Spirits of Mexico Tasting Competition judged KAH® Tequila Best of Category with a Gold Medal for KAH® Anejo, a Gold Medal for KAH® Blanco and a Bronze Medal KAH® Reposado 110 Proof.About Drinks Americas Drinks Americas develops, owns, markets, and nationally distributes alcoholic premium beverages. In June, the Company entered into a licensing agreement with Worldwide Beverage Imports, LLC and is now selling and distributing KAH® Tequila, Agave 99, Crazy Pig Ale, Rio Bravo Beer and Chili Devil Beer. The Company also markets Willie Nelson's Old Whiskey River Bourbon, Olifant Vodka, receives a royalty for Kid Rock's American Badass Beer and Damiana Mexican Liqueur, and owns and distributes Rheingold Beer. For further information, please visit our new websites at www.drinksamericas.com and www.rheingoldbrewingcompany.com. Safe Harbor