2019 World Beverage Competition Winners


Virago Spirits took home our first medals in the spirits division of the 2019 World Beverage Competition. Our Four-Port Rum received a gold medal and our Port Cask Finished Rum received a platinum medal with “Best of Show” recognition.

This year, competitors hail from 27 countries and all parts of the globe: Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Ecuador, England, France, Germany, Haiti, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Kenya, Laos, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Panama, Puerto Rico, Scotland, South Africa, Spain, Sweden and of course The United States. With so many entries, the judging went into January to finalize the winners.

Kevin Clay