NEW YORK, Nov. 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Devotion Vodka, the world's first and only sugar-free, gluten-free and American-made vodka family was named 2016 Gluten Free Vodka of the Year by the New York International Spirits Competition (NYISC). In addition to winning this top honor, Devotion Vodka Blood Orange was honored with a Gold Award and Devotion Vodka Tiki Tea was honored with a Silver Award.
Devotion Spirits Inc. is committed to helping others indulge in a way that still allows them to be health conscious. They are the first and only brand of vodka to have a nutrition label on its bottle, allowing consumers to truly understand what they are purchasing and consuming. Devotion Vodka is made from 100% high grade USA corn that is distilled 6 times and multi-filtered using de-ionized water and certified non-GMO. The whole vodka family is 80 proof and meets the highest standards of the food and beverage industry. "We are honored to be so widely recognized at this year's awards. It is a true testament to the dedication and hard work we as a company put into all of our products," said Drew Adelman, Devotion Vodka CEO. "We aren't afraid to take risks, and it has and will continue to pay off." The New York International Spirits Competition is the first major international spirits competition with trade only judges comprised of: buyers from the top retail stores, restaurant owners, cocktail bars, hotel beverage directors, distributors and importers. Only a small percentage of contest participants are awarded international distinctions. While other renowned competitions award up to 85 percent of entrants with honors, the discerning panel and ethos of the NYISC is to honor the brands that are most deserving among their peers.