NC Distillery Wins Big At American Craft Spirit Awards

NC Distillery Wins Big At American Craft Spirit Awards

Durham Distillery received three awards this week at the annual American Craft Spirit Awards held in Chicago. This year’s judges from the American Craft Spirits Association critiqued over 450 entries from 39 different states based on nose, palate, balance, finish, and appearance.


Durham Distillery was awarded a silver award for their Conniption American Dry Gin, a bronze medal for Conniption Navy Strength Gin, and a bronze medal for Damn Fine coffee liquor in the specialty spirits category. “We are so excited that in just six months of operating, four of our five products have already won medals,” said Melissa Katrincic, President/CEO of Durham Distillery. “It’s such an honor to see Durham Distillery being recognized nationally, because we take so much pride in our gins and liqueurs – and it’s an honor that others recognize that as well.”



Opened back in 2013, Durham Distillery attributes it’s great tasting spirits to a mix of old world distilling and modern chemistry. You can find Durham Distillery products in ABC stores across the Carolinas.

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