The Russian Standard Vodka company, producer of the World’s Number One Premium Russian Vodka, has scooped a number of prestigious awards at this year’s International Spirits Challenge.
Russian Standard Original was awarded a gold medal for high quality and flavor characteristics in the «Vodka Wheat Standard» category. Furthermore, the brand became the proud owner of a special Trophy award, awarded to the best drink in the category. Russian Standard Platinum won a silver medal winner in the «Vodka Wheat Premium» category, overtaking some of the strongest world competitors.
Founded in 1995, the International Spirits Challenge is acknowledged as one of the most important and highly regarded spirits competitions in the world with a rigorous blind tasting judging system.
With more than 1,500 applications from 70 countries, the International Spirits Challenge is a truly global competition supported by one of the world's leading publications - Drinks International.
About Roust Group
Roust Group is the largest integrated spirits producer and distributor in Central and Eastern Europe and the second-largest vodka producer by volume in the world, with over 27 mln 9l cases sold annually in more than 80 markets. Roust owns production facilities and distribution centres across Poland, Hungary, Russia and Italy. Roust's extensive portfolio includes flagship vodka brands Russian Standard, Green Mark, Parliament, Talka and Zhuravli, as well as the iconic Polish vodka Żubrówka. Roust Group includes Gancia, the legendary Italian company that created the first Italian sparkling wine. Roust Group's Founder and Chairman of the Board of Directors is Roustam Tariko.