The Lakes Distillery have announced they been awarded the ‘World’s Best Vodka 2019’.
The vodka won ‘Best’ in the ‘Pure Neutral Vodka’ category at The World Vodka Awards which then lead to the brand going head to head with other ‘Best in Category’ vodkas to win ‘The World’s Best Vodka’.
The World Vodka Awards are the global awards selecting the very best in all the international recognised styles, award and promote the world’s best vodka to consumers and trade across the globe.
The World Vodka Awards described The Lakes Vodka as “Very clean, neutral on the nose. Palate has a little sweetness from the alcohol and a white peppery kick of heat on the side of the tongue. Nicely done.”
The Lakes Vodka is described by the distillery as an ultra-smooth vodka with a distinctive character and a clean, crisp finish.
Nigel Mills CBE, Chief Executive Officer of The Lakes Distillery, said: “As a whisky distillery, sometimes the vodka doesn’t get the recognition it deserves. This is extremely exciting for the distillery and The Lakes Vodka, proving that our distilling and production methods across our portfolio are of great quality.”
The Lakes Distillery, established in 2011 nestles on the north shore of Lake Bassenthwaite, near Keswick. The majestic surroundings inspire their artistic ethos, with a range of fine whiskies and gins.
Already in 2019, Steel Bonnets and The ONE Sherry Expression Whiskies have won ‘Best’ in category in The World Whisky Awards, this means both whiskies are to be entered in the ‘Best in England’ category to possibly win ‘World’s Best Whisky’.
Steel Bonnets was named Best English Blended Malt No Age Statement Whisky.
The ONE Limited Edition Sherry Expression was named Best Blended Limited Release No Age Statement Whisky.
Also, The Lakes Gin was presented with a Gold Medal in the UK Produced, Classic Gin category in The World Gin Awards.
For more information, please visit: www.lakesdistillery.com