Cooperstown Distillery Takes Home Top Honors at New York International Spirit Competition

Cooperstown Distillery Recognized as New York Rum Distillery of the Year and wins a Gold Medal for their Saratoga Revolutionary Rum by the New York International Spirit Competition

Cooperstown, N.Y. – Cooperstown Distillery, renowned for its commitment to crafting exceptional spirits, has been bestowed with the title of New York Rum Distillery of the Year from the New York International Spirit Competition (NYSIC). Adding to their accolades, the distillery’s Saratoga Revolutionary Rum secured a remarkable 95 point Gold Medal, solidifying its status as a pinnacle of quality and excellence in the industry.

Crafted with meticulous attention to detail and an unwavering dedication to tradition, Saratoga Revolutionary Rum embodies the essence of Cooperstown Distillery’s rich spirit-making heritage. Each bottle is produced with the legendary spring water sourced from Saratoga, New York. Aged in Cooperstown Distillery’s distinguished bourbon casks, the rum develops a rich, dark character, boasting intense flavors of vanilla, caramel, honey, and oak.

The New York International Spirit Competition stands as a beacon of excellence in the industry, with its blind judging panel comprised of esteemed industry professionals. From retail store buyers to mixologists, the judges bring a wealth of expertise and insight, ensuring that only the finest spirits earn recognition. New York City serves as the backdrop for this prestigious event, attracting some of the brightest minds and talents in the beverage industry. As the media capital of the world, the city provides the perfect platform for sharing the results of the competition with a global audience.

Cooperstown Distillery’s success at the NYSIC not only underscores their commitment to quality and craftsmanship but also highlights New York’s position as a hub of innovation and excellence in the world of spirits. As they continue to push the boundaries of creativity and redefine industry standards, Cooperstown Distillery invites enthusiasts and connoisseurs alike to join them on their journey of exploration and discovery.

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About Cooperstown Distillery

Employing the highest quality artisanal distilling practices, Cooperstown Distillery is the first and only distillery in beautiful Cooperstown, N.Y., home to baseball and the iconic National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum. Cooperstown Distillery produces a full line of award-winning spirits, including various brands of Bourbon, Rye, Single Malt Whiskey, American Whiskey, Gin, Vodka, and Rum that are available in many states and stores across the nation. The company’s products are also available in unique, patented or patent pending sports themed decanters. Cooperstown Distillery products including gifts and cocktails are also available at two satellite retail outlets, in Cooperstown and Saratoga Springs, N.Y. For more information, visit