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1 October 2021

Russian Standard and Zubrówka at the vodka masters 2021

Roust, the world's Number 2 vodka producer, excelled at The Vodka Masters 2021 with a clean sweep of impressive Gold medals across its vodka portfolio, including the ultimate accolade, the Master award for Żubrówka Bison Grass.

By winning more Gold medals for the 3rd consecutive year at the Vodka Masters 2021, Roust remains undefeated as one of the most awarded vodka producers.

Adding to their prolific collection of Gold wins at internationally acclaimed industry competitions, Russian Standard Original, Russian Standard Platinum and Żubrówka Biala received outstanding Gold Medal wins reflecting their superior taste and premium quality.

Żubrówka Bison Grass, victoriously landed the highest accolade, the Master medal. Every bottle contains a single blade of rare, handpicked bison grass, creating a truly distinctive taste with underlying herbaceous and vanilla tones.

The most competitive year to date, entries for The Vodka Masters 2021 were up by 70% with 133 entries from 63 different companies around the world. After an already hugely successful year in global tasting competitions, with Gold and Silver medals won at The International Wine and Spirits Competition and The International Spirits Challenge, Roust’s exceptional award wins continue to place them in a prestigious position within the industry.

Russian Standard Vodka is the world’s No. 1 premium Russian vodka (IMPACT, 2021) with global sales of over 3.7M cases. Russian Standard Vodka is carefully crafted using water of glacial origin from Lake Ladoga and winter wheat from the Russian Steppes and is distilled over 200 times in a state-of-the-art distillery in St Petersburg.

Żubrówka is the world’s 2nd largest global vodka brand (IMPACT, 2021) and is available in more than 80 markets worldwide. Żubrówka Bison Grass is Poland’s most iconic vodka, with each bottle containing a blade of rare, handpicked bison grass.


  • Russian Standard Original - GOLD
  • Russian Standard Platinum - GOLD
  • Russian Standard Gold - SILVER
  • Żubrówka Bison Grass - MASTER
  • Żubrówka Biala - GOLD