AUSTIN, Texas and
April 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dulce Vida, the world's only certified USDA organic, 100 Proof tequila, announces distribution expansion within The Empire State of New York. Union Beer Distributor's craft spirits division, BluePrint Brands, is joining forces with
Dulce Vida to develop and further expand the market throughout the state, legendary for connoisseurs of fine spirits.
"As an artisan distiller of handcrafted tequilas, we are pleased and excited to be entering the great state of
, Director of Sales & Marketing for Dulce Vida Spirits. "We are fortunate to have the relationship with BluePrint Brands as they house a portfolio of truly craft spirits with a dedicated team focused on attentively building brands, making this partnership ideal."
offers a boutique line of the finest tequila, distinct from other brands in the market, which makes this an excellent addition to our portfolio and further enhances our offering to serve our customers. Truly distinct products that improve the experience for our customers is what we constantly seek to align ourselves with," states
, Vice President Sales & Marketing of BluePrint Brands.
's distribution began in our
backyard in 2009 and we've thoughtfully and strategically expanded, staying true to our heritage as a small-batch, handcrafted spirit. Today,
is offered in
, and eleven states within the U.S. What has been important," as stated by
, CEO and Founder of
, "is building the brand properly and carefully. After approximately five years in the market,
is proud of a very strong and faithful following in the market and stands out as one of the finest boutique tequilas available."
About Dulce Vida Spirits:
, translated as "sweet life" in Spanish, uses only 100% organic agave from the
. Due to the unique climatic characteristics and the distinctive air & soil, this area is well known for producing larger, fruitier agave, ideal for tequila. This organic agave ensures
produces their product the way tequila has always tasted best: pure and powerful, free of any additives.
's products are 100 Proof to capture the absolute purest form of tequila with minimal dilution. The result is a decidedly flavorful and authentic tequila, distinct and smooth. Demonstrating the outstanding flavor profile of
are over 40 top medals in respected taste competitions, including: Platinum from the SIP International Spirits Competition, Double Gold from San Francisco World Spirits Competition, Best of Category from the Los Angeles International Spirits Competition, Gold from The Fifty Best, Gold from the New York International Spirits Competition, and the Best Anejo of the Year from Tequila.net.
has also gained packaging recognition, earning back-to-back first place wins in 2011 and 2012 for the Wine & Spirit Category from the Tag & Label Manufacturers Institute, a second place overall for the Spirits Category from Beverage World Magazine for 2012, and top honors for the Tequila Category from The DieLine packaging organization.
's tequilas are distilled under the supervision of founder and master distiller
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 through utilization of sustainable practices.
Dulce Vida Spirits is headquartered in
, with distilling operations near
, Jalisco. For more information, please go to