Fourteen Ten are pleased to announce that Kentucky Peerless Distilling Company have just won a Gold Medal at the The American Whiskey Masters.
The award was given to their Small Batch Rye with its “hallmarks of depth and balance with notes of toasted oak, citrus zest, rye pepper, and sweet botanicals” and striking bottle, made by Verescence, the world’s leading glass manufacturer for the beauty industry, who produces the Peerless bottle in high end virgin glass, typically reserved for perfume and cosmetics.
Kentucky Peerless Distilling Company launched in the UK this April following being named Global Craft Producer of The Year in the US for 2020. Peerless Kentucky Single Barrel Rye is also available.
“We are forever grateful for our friends in the UK who have genuinely embraced the resurrection of our pre-prohibition brand from the beginning. Their passion and unending interest in Peerless has made today’s announcement possible. It is our sincere honour and privilege to now share a dram of Peerless with our friends across the Atlantic” says Cordell Lawrence, Director of Global Marketing & Strategy for Peerless Distilling Company.
Peerless Small Batch Rye is available from Native Spirits, Master of Malt and The Whisky Exchange at a RRP of £80.
Peerless Small Batch Rye was awarded Gold Medal at The Spirits Business American Whiskey Masters 2021
Peerless Kentucky Small Batch Rye, 70cl, 55% ABV = £80
Peerless Kentucky Single Barrel Rye, 70cl. 55.25% ABV = £80
Master of Malt
The Whisky Exchange
Web & Links
American Whiskey Magazine
Kentucky Peerless “Craft Producer of the Year” for the Americas
“Global Craft Producer of the Year”
World Whiskies Awards
Small Batch Kentucky Straight Bourbon was named “Best Kentucky Bourbon”
Peerless Small Batch Kentucky Straight Rye awarded Category Gold for Rye 12 Years and Under
Peerless Master Distiller Caleb Kilburn was a finalist for best distiller
Peerless was among the 12 final nominees for best distillery tour, managed by Peyton Beall