Carpathian Single Malt Whisky was awarded gold and silver medals at the Global World Whisky Masters 2023, with additional bronze medals at the International Spirits Challenge (UK) and International Wine & Spirits Competition (UK), followed by a high points tally at the Ultimate Spirits Challenge (USA). Romania’s first single malt whisky is produced by the Alexandrion Group, Romania’s leading spirits and sparkling wine producer, was commercially launched in October 2022 and is now available internationally.
Carpathian Single Malt Whisky's Cognac, Ruby Port & Amarone expressions took GOLD at the Global World Whisky Masters 2023 (UK), whilst Fetească Neagră, Madeira, Burgundy, Commandaria and Vradiano all took SILVER. At the International Spirits Challenge (UK) Fetească Neagră & Cognac expressions all took Bronze, as did our Oloroso expression at the International Wine & Spirit Competition (UK). In the US at the Ultimate Spirits Challenge Cognac & Fetească Neagră collected 91 & 90 points respectively in their category. These top accolades are an important recognition of Romania’s first single malt whisky quality and a well-deserved reward for the team that worked on the project.