Lark Distillery has been awarded five medals at the recent International Whisky Competition held in Chicago, making their Single Malt Whiskie the 3rd most-awarded of the 48 International whiskies entered in the event
The Lark 58% a/v Cask Strength whisky achieving a remarkable Silver and Bronze Medal and the 43% a/v Single cask release an equally amazing 2 Silvers and a Bronze.
Sylvain Allard, Managing Director of the Competition said afterwards, “No joke – your whiskies are simply fantastic – everyone was talking about this great discovery! What made your whiskies win is basically the hard work and craftsmanship – I mean this is serious whisky – everybody was amazed, congratulations!”
The wins come off the back of another noteworthy showing at the 11th annual Whiskies of the World® Expo held two weeks earlier in San Francisco.
Lark Distillery secured the first ever official tasting of a Tasmanian (Australian) Single Malt Whisky in the USA. Douglas Smith, owner and organiser of the popular event stated that the announcement to introduce a Tasmanian single malt whisky had generated substantial attendee interest.
Famous as one of the world’s elite whisky showcase events, Lark Whisky featured alongside hundreds of whiskies in all their varieties from around the world.
David Curiel, Brand Host at the event said, "…the stuff (Lark Whisky) totally flew. I had a lot of folks come back to my table over and over again with their friends just to check that (Cask Strength) one out. The cask strength gets 10 out of 10."
Lark Distillery spirits are available nationally. Details www.larkdistillery.com.au (03) 6231 9088