Monterey Rye Wins 2014 Gold Medal for Best Rye


New York, NY (October 3, 2014) rating the finest in wines and spirits, has once again shined its spotlight on American rye whiskey. recent hosted a Rye Tasting, where 20 contenders were evaluated for the distingished "Best Rye" awards for 2014. is pleased to announce that Monterey Batch 20 Rye was awarded a Double Gold Medal.

Using professional criteria, the pre-qualified panel of judge blind-tested the rye whiskeies an rated them individually on a 1-5 point system with 5 being the best. After tallying the scores, medal were awarded based on the judges' impressions.

The complete ranking results, along with tasting notes, are publishes on is an award-winning online guide to fine living, featured rated listings from unbiased surverys and proprietary tastings judge by wine/spirits journalists, spirits professionals, retailers, restauranteurs and connoisseurs. Adhering to strict tasting rules and rigorous methodology, acheves the highest stndards of spirits evaluation.

For more information, visit:

Download PDF