USA, New York, New York – Radico Khaitan Limited (RADICO.NS), Rampur Distillery, the largest Indian Beverage Alcohol Company, is proud to announce its distinguished Indian Single Malt Whisky brands, Rampur Double Cask, Rampur Asava, and its latest product, Rampur Sangam World Malt, has each won a gold medal with an exceptional score points from the Beverage Tasting Institute (BTI) Spirits Awards 2023.
BTI Luxury Gold Medal Product Winner:
- Rampur Double Cask, scored 94 points
- Rampur Asava, scored 92 points
- Rampur Sangam World Malt, scored 93 points
Rampur Double Cask is crafted from a marriage of American Bourbon barrels and European Oak Sherry casks, infused with delicate balsamic vanilla notes, mixed with rich caramel, and dried dark fruits with spicy tonalities.
Rampur Asava is matured in American Bourbon barrels and meticulously finished in Indian Cabernet Sauvignon casks, and produced in the foothills of the Himalayas. The enticing aromas of tropical fruits, apricot, blackberry, plum and followed with a faint hint of tobacco and spices. The compelling velvety on the palate as the taste develops with manuka honey sweetness, highlighted by spicy oak, vanilla, and balanced with dryness from the Indian red wine.
Rampur Sangam World Malt was launched in March of 2023. The making of the whisky combines Indian single malt with a diversity of the finest malt whiskies sourced from Europe and the New World. The ensemble of fruity, floral & spicy notes from the east (India) and sweet aromas with subtle smokiness from the west (Europe) birth the Sangam World Malt. The name Sangam, derived from the Hindi word for “confluence,” was chosen to evoke the image of two powerful rivers merging to form something greater than the sum of their parts.
According to Sanjeev Banga, the President of International Business from Radico Khaitan, the parent company of Rampur Distillery. “As we continue to expand our Rampur whisky portfolio, we are honored with gratitude for the acknowledgement of three (3) gold medal winnings presented from the Beverage Tasting Institute Spirits Awards 2023, for Rampur Double Cask, Rampur Asava, and Rampur Sangam World Malt. We want to share the taste of India with the world, therefore, our commitment to quality with innovation to formulate the next series of exceptional whisky products that capture the rich tapestry of unique Indian flavors will continue to be Rampur Distillery’s top priority.”
Radico Khaitan Limited, is one of the oldest and the largest Indian Beverage Alcohol Company. Formerly known as Rampur Distillery, RKL commenced its operations from 1943 to date. The company has been successfully building its brand equity in international markets and currently exports its products to over 100 countries.
Rampur Distillery, is one of the largest malt spirit maturation units, accommodating an impressive 3 million liters per annum. The Rampur range includes Rampur Select, Rampur PX Sherry Cask, Rampur Double Cask, Rampur Asava, Rampur Signature Reserve, Rampur Jugalbandi Series and Rampur Trigun Indian Single Malt Whiskies. Additionally, the Sangam World Malt Whisky, Royal Ranthambore Whisky, and Jaisalmer Indian Craft Gin.
Three of Radico Khaitan’s distilleries are based in Uttar Pradesh in the foothills of the Himalayas, where all of Rampur’s Whiskies are distilled, matured and bottled.